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Questions tagged [deleted-answers]

This is the tag to use for any questions related to deleted answers specifically.

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Asker deletes question after posting an answer

Yesterday I answered this question. Today when on my profile I noticed my answer was deleted. This was not a DMCA takedown, and so this meta and this one don't help in this situation. This meta, ...
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3answers
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I saw no notification about my answer that was to be deleted

I spotted the deletion only because I forgot to close the browser tab: https://codereview.stackexchange.com/a/134503/665 It's ridiculous that I was not notified that someone saw some issue with my ...
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1answer
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Should we undelete this answer?

So, backstory first... Once upon a time there was a new CR user. This user posted a number of spammy answers in a short period of time. All of them linked back to his company's website. Most of them ...
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Should deletion be an option for a low-quality accepted answer?

This question received a code-only low-quality answer that the OP accepted. I had downvoted that answer, because as the moderator note mentions: We're looking for long answers that provide some ...
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Should we un-delete useful answers that were deleted by OP?

This meta is prompted by a specific Q & A, but I'm curious how the community feels about un-deleting useful answers that OP themselves deleted for whatever reason. I think it will be easiest to ...