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How long does it take for badges to be awarded? How are they generated?
Should I have earned an “Excavator” badge for this?

I have edited the following question that has been inactive for more than 6 months. Silverlight Animation without DispatcherTimer

However I do not see the Excavator badge in my profile. What is the reason for this?

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marked as duplicate by jmort253, animuson, Martijn Pieters, Mat, ChrisF Jul 31 '12 at 7:59

This question was marked as an exact duplicate of an existing question.

The jobs that run to calculate who should get what badge isn't event based, it's run periodically. Wait a few hours, and you should see it. Also, it looks like you edited your post. You need to edit a post you didn't create. – jmort253 Jul 31 '12 at 7:18

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