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Question about Microsoft Outlook behaviour closed on assumption that I should contact Microsoft

Based on what's been presented, I agree with you, and you've taken the right approach by escalating to Meta. There's nothing in the rules that I can see that says that issues that can only be resolved ...
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Should a question be closed if the asker mentions they might end up using other software?

Intended non-use of software may have an impact on question applicability The help centre notes: You should only ask practical, answerable questions based on actual problems that you face. A ...
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Should a question be closed if the asker mentions they might end up using other software?

It can't be right, can it? I did what I always do when a user appears to have solved their question and submits a comment to indicate that fact. That was the sole reason for my close vote. Also, a ...
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