Someone posted an incorrect answer and later deleted it after I posted a correct answer. Is there any way for me to see the deleted answer, or is it gone forever?


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Deleted answers can be seen by:

  • The owner of the answer.

  • Users with 10k+ reputation.

  • Moderators.

  • $\begingroup$ Okay, good to know--thanks. Guess I better get busy and start earning more points if I want to see 'em ;) $\endgroup$
    – MPW
    Apr 4, 2014 at 18:36
  • $\begingroup$ @MPW Or get elected <s>cat herder</s> moderator. $\endgroup$ Apr 4, 2014 at 18:39
  • $\begingroup$ Hmm, no strikethrough in comments? $\endgroup$ Apr 4, 2014 at 18:39
  • $\begingroup$ @AlexBecker Requested long ago, not declined but (it seems) not planned to be implemented, either. If implemented, it would be Markdown's ---triple dash--- , not HTML. There is <b>no</b> HTML support in comments. $\endgroup$
    – user127096
    Apr 4, 2014 at 19:28

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