We can't merge accounts any more. We basically use a duck test + a quick look at whatever PII we have, and pass it up to a CM. There's nothing that a regular user can do. In many cases I actually suggest OP request a merge themselves just to ensure they're aware of it. There's been cases of folks creating what seemed like a endless stream of new unregistered ...
The answer you’d posted is the same that has been duplicated in 4 (5, actually if you consider another deleted answer which repeats the same content) other answers and doesn’t have any significant new information to stand on its own.
While having your post removed isn’t really a good first-time experience and I’m sorry about that, but Super User strives on ...
ooh. This is a strange one.
IANAL but I suppose the terms of service would be the thing to look at here. I don't see anything explicitly talking about transferring an account but
Subscriber is solely responsible for any use of or action taken under
Subscriber’s password and accepts full responsibility for all activity
conducted through Subscriber’s ...
You login into Super User (and by extension the wider Stack Exchange network) via 3rd party authorisation tools
Your Super User account is linked to other accounts you may have on the network.
This sounds like a really bad idea.
You have no way of disassociating your Super User account from the rest of your accounts. So if you handed over this ...
There is a big difference between "snark" in someone potentially jokingly saying, and I quote:
You're going to delete individual songs on albums? Appalling.
And your reply that ended with
Shove your idiotic snobbishness about music, of all things, where the sun doesn't shine.
One may possibly be rude, taken out of context and with ...
You escalated a situation and made it worse.
The issue is simply this: You responding the way you did is more egregious than what was done to you. Nobody cares “Who started it…” unless the person who started it was really insulting and out of line.
Have you ever heard of the term/concept of “de-escalation?” You did the opposite: You clearly escalated ...
I've closed the near-dupe as a dupe.
Looks like the user's in control of both accounts and strictly speaking there's nothing wrong with socks.
With the duplicates VTC as dupe, flag linking back here, and we'll have a audit trail (in terms of flags). We can mod message if there's more of a patten, and closed posts result in question bans anyway.
Please do not vandalize the content you posted. Meaning, you should not delete all your questions and answers and then have your account deleted.
By posting here you gave Stack Exchange an irrevocable license to use your content. You can have posts anonymized, but you do not have the right for them to be permanently deleted (unless they contain personally ...
This will probably be moved to meta
In short, users who are active on other sites in the stack exchange network gets an association bonus of 100 reputation points on this site. The requirement is to have above 200 reputation points on an SE site.
The reason is that such users probably know the format, and some of the restrictions for new users, such as ...
You might find this Help Center page useful. It explains how to add additional email addresses/logins to your StackExchange account. You should also be able afterward to remove old, unused/unavailable email addresses/logins once the new ones are verified.
I haven’t actually verified that this works — not today, anyway;
I know I changed my password a couple of years ago (yeah, yeah),
but I’m not sure exactly how I did it — but I believe I found it.
From your profile page, click on “Edit Profile & Settings”.
About halfway down the left side, under “SITE SETTINGS”, click on “My Logins”.
This will take you ...
The phrase "the goals of the post's owner" can be understood in many ways (as can "strive to"), and if there's any definitive official guidance on what it's supposed to mean, it doesn't seem to be very well publicized. So different people can and do draw the line at different places. That said, in this particular situation, I'd very much suggest ...
This link to Meta Stack Exchange pretty much covers all we can tell you. It includes the reasons why the automatic bans happen; how to get unbanned; etc.
There's nothing a moderator or other users can do to directly help you with an automatic ban, and it looks like your account isn't manually suspended by a moderator, so you just need to improve the ...
Relevant help center pages:
Why do I see the message “OpenId endpoint not found” when I try to log in?
If you cannot log into your OpenID provider, or if you know your provider has ceased supporting an OpenID, please create a new account and then contact us to request an account merge.
Still, it's better to prevent problems if you know this will happen, so…...
Looks like an account merge with a much older account.
I'm too sleepy to actually do more digging, but the rep seems to be from an old question from waaaaaay back, deleted but around enough to keep the rep.
If you have two accounts that you would like to join together, please edit the ‘about me’ section of each profile to say “merge keep” and "merge delete" and then contact us. You will need to provide links to the two profiles you would like to merge - we'll merge the one you annotated "merge delete" into the one you annotated "merge keep".
If you log in to Google by going to the account button (your picture then "switch accounts" iirc) at the top of any Google page you should be able to login to a second account without logging out the first. Then when you log in to SU it should ask which account you want to log in with.
Alternatively you can use an alternative browser, if she uses Chrome ...
Moderators no longer can merge profiles. And last time I pinged the CM for a merge, the reply I got was "person hasn't done anything/requested a merge, not going to do anything".
So, just leave it as it is. Or as Oliver mentions, point them to https://superuser.com/help/merging-accounts with a comment
Regarding your related question, the engine automatically deletes abandoned accounts.
When is it safe to declare an account abandoned? We came up with these
two rules of thumb. If..
the user has not visited the site in six months AND
the user has not done anything of significance, ever
.. their accounts are effectively abandoned. ...
The user's Reputation tab gives us some clues. 100 rep for association bonus, and then as @Journeyman Geek has suggested, reputation which was obtained from a deleted question, which hasn't been removed via the SQL maintenance tasks.
We can use the Wayback Machine to see what the question was, and how the reputation was allocated. Here's a snapshot of the ...