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We had an instance where a user deleted an admin and it seemed to delete the content that user had created. Is this currently how Craft works? If so is there a way around that without having to change every entry's author. Or suggestion adding a prompt to warn user of content being deleted and to just suspend them.

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Currently, yes, that's how it works.

It's on our list to 1) Add a prompt warning what's about to happen and 2) Add options as to what you want to do with that author's current content (assign to a different user, delete, etc.).

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Any update on the reassignment feature? We had a client make the user-delete mistake today and had to roll back the database. –  JDH Oct 6 at 23:49
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None yet, @JDH. I'll see what we can do about this for 2.3, though. –  Brad Bell Oct 7 at 2:57

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