Questions tagged [specific-user]

For questions which focus on a particular user, rather than those discussing general user issues. NOTE: For questions regarding suspected fraudulent behavior by specific users, please prefer flagging one of their contributions for moderator attention rather than calling them out in public.

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User not formatting answers

I have recently come across a user (who I shall not name) who has posted $150+$ answers and has accumulated a reasonable amount of reputation, but who uses no LaTeX / MathJax formatting at all in any ...
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People who repeatedly post nonsensical questions

I've come across a user by the name of "professor Jeff" repeatedly these days, and this person keeps posting questions with nonsensical titles and paragraphs talking about "flying disk and timing box" ...
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Congratulations, Bill! [duplicate]

Only a short while after returning, he has broken the 100k! Thanks for your answers, and congratulations, Bill!
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Who can delete an user account?

There is something I don't know: Who can delete an user account on M.SE? I'm asking this because yesterday an user have posted this question, I've took a look at his profile and I've noticed that ...
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Gravatars on Main and Meta don't match

The gravatars of this user's main and meta account don't match? How can that be?
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Merging two accounts

I have two accounts: 2128 (old one) and 112679 (new one). I'd like to merge the old one into the new one. That is, I'd like to only use the new account (112679) after the merge. I'm doing this because ...
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Banning a certain user

I suggest the instant banning of this user before it gets too late. Obviously, it is either a spambot or a multi.
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How can an inactive user get the Marshal badge?

I noticed the rapid increase in the number of Math.SE Marshals, with three users earning the badge within the span of one week. (Congratulations!) Obviously, there is a lot of stuff to flag these ...
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Congratulations to Brian M. Scott!! (200K edition) [duplicate]

It's been a little more than two weeks since our last celebration, but today another math.SE user has passed the 200K barrier! Prof. Scott's habit of providing fantastic answers to questions of all ...
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Having been flagged many times can be a reason for the suspension?

I was informed by a moderator that my posts had been flagged more than any other user by a huge margin, both on the main and meta sites. He pointed it out in a private moderator message which says I ...
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Where did julien go? [closed]

I noticed that @julien wasn't around and he doesn't turn up in search. Did he delete his account? That would be a pity if he did.
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User with homophobic name

I am posting to formally register my disapproval of this user's name. I believe it constitutes hate speech. If you look at the comments on this user's answers, you will see that many others do too. ...
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Another valuable user leaves MSE. Why? [closed]

It seems that Qing Liu decided to leave MSE. Know anyone why he did this? (He was QiL, QiL'8, and lately user18119. )
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What happened to 5PM? [closed]

Hey I am wondering where 5PM is? I enjoyed reading his posts on partial differential equations and am just curious. The account seems to be deleted.
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Congratulations, Asaf! [duplicate]

Congratulations to Asaf for joining the 100k club (Arturo, Qiaochu, André, Brian, Did). Your contributions are always appreciated!
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On the loss of some users and their PSQs

There are some users who specialize in asking PSQs (crude problem statement questions). According to all the discussions about PSQs, it seems that a vast majority of users think these should be closed....
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Can the same person have multiple accounts?

I have noticed two users namely Justim Bieber and Justen Bieber who I suspect are the same person. Is this allowed and encouraged especially when one is commenting on the others posts.
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I have requested that an OP cease emailing me

I posted two solutions to About some Pythagorean Quadruples The second answer covers the situation that the OP says is of interest, ruling out values of her variable $K$ for which there is no ...
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The case Complex Guy

I want to draw the moderators' attention towards this case and I feel it warrants a separate topic for once, considering how obnoxious the guy is becoming as well as for future reference for such ...
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Congrats to Ross Millikan AND Davide Giraudo [duplicate]

This just in. Ross Millikan has joined J.M. in the exclusive club of users who have cast at least 10000 votes. Congrats and thanks! As per Julien's suggestion I'm also soliciting opinions from ...
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Why is “Gone” completely gone?

A long-term suspended user known by many by his real name and lastly named Gone has recently gotten his account deleted. While I do not want to discuss the suspension or anything alike, I would like ...
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Congratulations, Did hits the 100K!! [duplicate]

"Did" is now one of the top 5 users of Math.SE He hit the reputation score of 100K today!! Congratulations to him from the community!
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Congratulations once again, André!!! [duplicate]

From today André Nicolas is the top MSE user. Congratulations André!
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Congratulations to Asaf [duplicate]

Asaf Karagila has become the first to be on MSE for 1000 consecutive days. There is even a movie, Asaf of the Thousand Days, with Richard Burton, and Genevieve Bujold playing Asaf. EDIT. The Guide ...
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Bounty awarded and original poster gone!?

This problem: "Second part of the factorial sum divisibility question" had a 500-point bounty on it, posted by a user 'caveman'. Just now I noticed that 'caveman' is gone, and the bounty has been ...
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Slightly spammy behavior

I don't know if it's too early to call this a problem, but two usernames with seemingly identical style, notation and subject matter have spammed a total of 10 questions today. (Not that asking a lot ...
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Congratulations, Qiaochu! [duplicate]

The 100k club (or "100k-club", if you care about hyphens) has increased in size again!
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Suspicious behavior between two MSE users

In fact the purpose of this post is flagging one suspicious behavior between two MSE users. But I'll start from something seemingly non related. In the question Downvoting complete solution there was ...