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Need help! I got banned from chemistry stack exchange

As I mentioned in a comment (which I've now deleted): I'm afraid none of us can 'unban' you. It's a system ban, it's not somebody who personally chose to impose a ban on you. Please see: What can I do ...
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Why has my account been restricted?

Unfortunately, there is no real answer we can give that is not already found in the meta.SE link provided in the comments. Diamond moderators are not privy to the internal workings of the automatic ...
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How to get unblocked from asking questions?

I don't really want to rehash what has already been said, so here is the relevant link: What can I do when getting "We are no longer accepting questions/answers from this account"? Please ...
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What is going on with my question ban?

Unfortunately, no one outside of the organization (not even moderators) knows what the exact criteria are for receiving a question ban. There are a number of factors that are likely (voting, question ...
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May I convert one of my ill-received, deleted questions to a completely new one in order to try to work towards lifting my question ban?

I welcome your intention to clean up your question(s). Unfortunately that will probably be not as easy. Of your 11 questions only 4 are not deleted, and only one of those is not closed. All these ...
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What does "We are no longer accepting questions from this account" mean?

Everything relevant to this message can be found here: What can I do when getting "We are no longer accepting questions/answers from this account"? As for your account, you have asked four ...
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I am not able to post new questions even though I have asked good questions in the past

As a rule of thumb: Question with positive score: good Question with negative score: bad Closed question: bad Deleted question: bad A deleted, closed, and negative scoring question is a triple ...
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Lifting the question ban

At present only two of my 4 questions are having a negative downvote The site policy says that my ban will be automatically lifted if my positive contributions outweigh the negative votes which ...
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How to access questions of an account deleted by a moderator?

Is it possible for someone (me) to gain access to that post? In general, once a post is deleted, you will need 10,000 reputation to see it. Your account is not treated any differently from any other ...
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I am not able to post new questions even though I have asked good questions in the past

On this meta, we have [question-answer-ban] as a tag. It is not used consistently (I just added it to this post), but gives you a quick overview of how others have encountered this, and how they have ...
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