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My answer to this question was removed, but there are no comments or other information about why.

I was correcting an incorrect answer, which is still there and still incorrect. I can't provide comments on a post yet due to my new account.

No information was provided about why it was removed. Should I expect to see something? It did get a vote up.

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It is possible it was removed as a "Late Answer" by a less than observant reviewer. – Chad Nov 7 '12 at 16:48
It seems like you are addressing one of the other answers rather than the question. – Bo Persson Nov 7 '12 at 16:53

You weren't answering the question, you were replying to another answer. You can't do that with an answer, that is what comments are for. If you don't have permission to post comments yet, your option is to remain silent, not to flaunt the rules and abuse the question/answer system. We specifically disallow 1-rep users from posting comments. You'll have to wait until you gain this privilege through the proper channels.

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Mind you, if he has a better version of the answer he was replying to he can post it as an answer. – dmckee Nov 7 '12 at 17:03
The other answer is incorrect. What is the correct way to fix this, or is it better to just abide by the rules and leave an incorrect answer in place? – Josh Nov 7 '12 at 17:34
You can post an independent answer and it's allowed to refer to other answers. So your post was kind of OK, just a bad opening sentence and a hasty moderator. – Henk Holterman Nov 7 '12 at 17:40
Is it kosher to simply re-post it (with improved wording)? – Josh Nov 7 '12 at 18:51
@Josh Just edit your post into a stand-alone answer and flag it (or @ reply to me here) and a moderator will undelete it. – Bill the Lizard Nov 7 '12 at 19:02
@Bill the Lizard Done, thanks. – Josh Nov 7 '12 at 19:21

I can see your deleted post and to me, its much more of a reply which should be a comment.

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