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My reputation page on Programmers reports the following entries.

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They are referring to questions that have been deleted, and for which the reputation I gained for accepting an answer has been removed. The links take to the two accepted answers, which are visible only to 10k users.

In the same page, I notice the following events.

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I would have though these entries were reporting reputation I gained for accepting answers in now deleted questions, but they are described differently from the previous ones. I take the reputation lose is caused by something that has been removed, but I cannot understand what the exact reason is. I lose 2 points when I get down-voted, but when the post is deleted, I should eventually get back those two points.

What events are described in those entries?

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up vote 3 down vote accepted

They mean different things:

  • unaccept: the accept vote was retracted
  • removed: the post itself was deleted

"removed" is -2 here because 2 rep was all that post had on it relating to you...it might be 12 or 22 in other cases for example.

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Does that include also the reputation I gain for suggesting an edit that is approved? That is the only +2 I can think of, and that I could gain from a post for a question that is not mine. –  kiamlaluno Mar 6 '12 at 16:33
    
@kiamlaluno You could also get +2 for accepting an answer (although I'm sure you'd notice if an answer you'd accepted was deleted), or from upvotes when you are just shy of the rep cap. –  Jim Aug 22 '12 at 21:37

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