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Flag for off-topic software recommendation declined, discussion

I didn't decline it but I probably would have declined the flag, too. The question is good with the possible exception of the last part where they essentially say recommending a tool for this be cool, ...
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Disputed "Not an Answer" flag

That answer is from an official representative from a product mentioned in the question. The answer is more than just a link. It says the product supports the desired feature in some ...
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Flag Declined but Post Closed

It appears that a moderator declined the flag. At the point that the flag was handled, the post had already been put on hold. As a moderator, I try to use "declined" sparingly. I would not ...
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Why has my comment flag request been declined?

I had already suspended the user. My only options were to delete the comment or dismiss the flag. I didn't think the comment was so bad that I needed to delete it, so I dismissed it. The flag was ...
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Should old questions with no more interaction from the OP, be flagged and closed on the basis that we can not know if the answer helped?

Answers on this site are not just for the person who asked the question. In fact, we close questions as off-topic if they are so specific as to be only applicable to the person who asked. We hope ...
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Is there any option to un-flag an answer that is flagged by me?

According to this feature request on Meta Stack Exchange, there isn't any way to: cancel misclicked flags. I wouldn't worry about it though. Moderators evaluate each flag, and in doing so will ...
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Can I Flag a question asking a Tool which is off-topic in Pro Webmasters but asked 3 years ago and having an accepted answer?

Absolutely. A question can be flagged as off-topic no matter how old it is. Moderators have special tool to deal with such situations. You could suggest in your flag that that this be used: ...
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