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Jonathan Hobbs covers the general stuff well, but doesn't mention why there are such a dearth of migration options for flag-privilege users. Basically, StackExchange hates question migration. There's good reason for the hate. Often, questions are off topic because they're about the wrong subject, but they're also off topic on the target site. In the past ...


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The totally generic "this is just generally off topic" close reason is already accounted for. Those of us with the privilege to cast close votes get this handy option for a close reason: ... and we get to say basically anything in there, then cast the close vote. What we write in there becomes a comment on the question, and becomes an actual close reason ...


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I have unlocked it. Enjoy. 4 more characters.


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Yes, tool-recs are off topic here. I have had very bad luck with question migration over time - just like us, all other new SEs have sometimes tricky rules about how they want to see stuff. Most f not all of the questions we've migrated to B&CG, Arquade, etc. get closed. (And vice versa.) Rather than migrate I'd prefer to point the questioners over ...


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