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Please allow me to ask questions again, after a year of being blocked

I'm a moderator at superuser, and I'd second that this happened due to the cold hard logic of an automated system, and the moderators didn't really have anything to do with this. MSU would have been ...
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What if the moderator was unreasonable and blocked me?

Its not one question - you have about 4 deleted questions as well, automatically deleted because they are zero or negative scored and have no answer. Question bans are automatic. Mods can't question ...
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I am in "danger of being blocked from asking any more", but I didn't do any bad

You have three deleted, negatively scored questions: Desktop PC with no moving parts, -3, from February 2015 What is in C:\ccmcache, -1, from July 2014 Accidental deleting my mailbox, NSA help ...
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Why am I getting a question ban?

You have asked a total of 10 questions on Super User, 8 of which have been closed and/or deleted. Your deleted questions, from newest to oldest: Can you see me? [closed] Does SE have a webmaster? [...
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what to do when I am banned from superuser, and I have few questions to ask

It's not 'the last question' – 6 of 10 of your questions were deleted. Sometimes we notice and manually send a message, there are question ban warnings, and one rarely gets suddenly banned from asking ...
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Why am I getting a question ban?

I have only asked 2 or 3 questions You have asked 10 questions. Is my status on other SE sites causing me to have a premature question ban here? No. Your status on other SE sites makes no ...
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Ban Criteria - What are the exact business rules?

Your reputation does not translate between sites. It is up to you to show that you can ask high-quality on-topic questions on each site. You have asked a total of 17 questions on this site 9 of ...
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Why permission of "ASK QUESTION" went away again?

Your questions on Super User currently are a net zero in votes with a wild variety in quality and formatting issues. This leans toward your account being blocked from asking new questions for now. ...
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5 votes
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Warned about ban from asking - is deleting old "0 votes" questions a good idea?

The warning fires even if you're not close to being blocked, and you're definitely not anywhere near that edge. The reason we do this is we want to encourage people to edit wherever possible, instead ...
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Ban Criteria - What are the exact business rules?

Could some one list the business rules clearly? Bans (question or answer) are automated and nobody knows the exact rules (which are kept secret to prevent users from playing the system). I can see ...
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Question ban warning although I haven't yet asked anything

You've asked two questions: One that was migrated to Unix.SE on your own request where you then deleted it (so this counts as a rejected migration on our site) Another one that was closed as ...
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Perfect reason for ban to ask more query?

You have asked a total of 14 questions on this site, of which only 6 have remained open or not been deleted. Many of your deleted questions were downvoted, ignored or otherwise off-topic Your current ...
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Warned about ban from asking - is deleting old "0 votes" questions a good idea?

Deleting questions voluntarily never helps you, it can only hurt you. If a question is really bad, a moderator or a bunch of high-rep users with the "Vote to delete" permission will get it deleted. ...
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Is the ban warning too strict?

You have asked a total of 14 questions on this site, two of which were last august and were migrated to GIS (1)(2) and another in march that went to Android. Prior to that you have a deleted question ...
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Question ban: Which questions to improve how

None of my questions have a score below zero. And I can't see my old deleted questions. You have asked 30 questions (15 are deleted). Of those 15, 5 have a -ve score and count towards your question ...
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Why am I getting a question ban?

Reading your deleted questions you have the creativity of Wile E Coyote, but you don't appear to have done ANY of the homework necessary to begin to turn those crazy and creative ideas into good ...
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