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Persistent bugs hindering users from participating: Failure of StackExchange to recognize when Area51 & SE accounts have the same email address

When I committed, I was asked to enter my name and my email. Even though I used the same email address that I used for all other StackExchange accounts, it wasn't able to recognize me. This is a bug ...
rubysoho's user avatar
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Might it be considered, to add the "new user" box for users of Area51 that are brand new to Stack Exchange?

Area 51 is run on a separate system from the rest of Stack Exchange; Area 51 Discussion runs on the old version of the regular Meta Stack Exchange system. The "new user" helpbox was added relatively ...
Nij's user avatar
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Persistent bugs hindering users from participating: Failure of StackExchange to recognize when Area51 & SE accounts have the same email address

I used my Google account to create my user i was able to see my profile has unregistered and i wasn't able to login. To fix it I use an anonymous tab in chrome and registered my user again, then i re ...
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Persistent bugs hindering users from participating: Failure of StackExchange to recognize when Area51 & SE accounts have the same email address

This morning, another user had exactly the same problem with exactly the same error message (sharing with his permission): He eventually got it working by switching from Firefox to Chrome: It's ...
Nike Dattani's user avatar
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