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superuser openid query text is misleading

Superuser gave me this error when I tried to login: This is an OpenID we haven't seen before: openid text here Do you want to create a new Super User account with this OpenID? (If you want to ...
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This is an OpenID we haven't seen before

My account works pretty well on the other three sites. But when I log on to Super User, I get: This is an OpenID we haven't seen before: [openid] What gives?
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How can I change the email address associated with my Stack Exchange OpenID?

Any way of doing this, as I no longer use my Gmail account, and can't seem to change the login address to my new one? How can I change the email address associated with my Stack Exchange OpenID?
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How do I remove an open ID?

I tried to move my OpenID from Google to Google Apps and, probably as a result of not following the instructions carefully enough, I now have a primary OpenID which points to my Google Apps account ...
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Gmail Blocked, Now How to login Gmail using credentials in stackoverflow?

My gmail is blocked in my firm and I have my SO login with my gmail account, so can someone suggest how can use my same gmail account to login to SO?
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How to change my open ID to use a different google account

Hello superusers, The title says it all. I have been using [email protected] to log in as lysdexic on this site and serverfault. I want to change that to [email protected], but I just can't seem to ...
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Does StackExchange keep records of removed OpenIDs?

Who (other than myself) can view my OpenID? If I change my OpenID (add new one, then remove old one), does StackExchange keep a record of the removed OpenID in database?
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How can I merge a Gmail account and OpenID account with Superuser?

I have recently created an account with Super User with a Gmail account Now that I'm trying to login in only find the OpenID login and when i login with my OpenID it seems Super User doesn't recognize ...
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Can't login to Super User

I have tried using my openID and some of the other options and it always says it's an invalid ID...any idea what may be happening?
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Is asking a user participating in to have an open id unrealistic?

Should users be able to log into the site w/o creating an openid? That seems a little advanced. Maybe the least technical of the SO trilogy should have the least technical entry ...
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How do I switch to using Facebook instead of OpenID while signing in to StackExchange without changing my username?

I had originally signed up with StackExchange (back when it was only StackOverflow) with OpenID, since that was the cool--and in case of SO, the only--thing to do. As time has passed, so has the ...
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Can I add an SE OpenID to my existing profile?

Due to some complications signing in this morning with my Google account, I would like to register for a Stack Exchange OpenID account and add it to my profile. Is this possible? If so, how?
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Will all my Stack Exchange accounts be inaccessible when MyOpenID shuts down>

I use OpenID to log in to all my Stack Exchange accounts. If my OpenID provider ever shuts down, will my profiles be inaccessible? Will I have to register new accounts, thus losing all my reputation, ...
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OpenID Provider Down, Now What?

Seems like is down so now I cannot login to this site with the ID I have used for years. How can I merge my OpenID accounts in StackExchange sites with my other OpenID ...
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How can I move my Super User account associated with one Google to another Google account?

I switched my Google account which I used to log me into This currently is my only way to access superuser (old google account). My question is: how can I associate my new account with ...
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Login using OpenID delegate fails

I just tried to login on another computer using my OpenID provider. I use the delegate feature that lets me specify a URL, e.g., and the document at that URL ...
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Why can't I register on SuperUser without OpenID?

I left the "register" window open for two days and it never completed. How can I register without using an OpenID?
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