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Explain why suggested edit is being rejected by Community [duplicate]

The Community user is rejecting lots of suggested edits. Each rejection has impact on the user suggesting the edit as it might lead to a ban. Don't they at least deserve to know the reason why it got ...
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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
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Decision on rejected edits should be displayed as a notification to the editor

Update, April 2014: I fully support Shog9's proposal of adding the message where it belongs—in the actual editing form. This is less intrusive than displaying it as a notification, but it serves the ...
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Why does the Community user approve and reject edits?

Why does the Community user sometimes approve or reject edits? How does a machine know if my edit is valid? What does it mean if my edit was rejected by Community? See also: Who is the ...
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Suggested edit rejections for concurrent edits should not count for the suggested edit ban

Sometimes a suggested edit is rejected (by Community) because of a concurrent direct edit that takes precedence. Since this is no fault of the edit suggestor, such rejections should not count against ...
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Why does the Community User reject / approve edits? [duplicate]

I am sure this must have been asked quite a lot of times, but I am unable to find something about the guidelines the Community uses when approving / rejecting edits. I just fixed a first question to ...
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Can the system leave a deletion reason when it deletes a question?

A user asked why they were question banned; it turned out it (in part) it was because of deleted questions. One of the deleted questions was deleted by the Community user. I'm aware it will delete ...
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Improved edit suggestions approved by Community

When an edit suggestion is "improved" instead of flat-out approved, the suggestion is still marked as approved, but the approver is listed as Community instead of the user who improved it (example). ...
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What caused Community ♦ to reject this particular edit suggestion? [duplicate]

When does the Community♦ "user" reject suggested edits? What was bad about this particular suggested edit, please? https://stackoverflow.com/suggested-edits/258612
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Edits that shadow a suggested edit inconsistently reject but include the suggestion

I have the edit privilege. If I edit a post which has a pending suggested edit, then: My edit starts from the version resulting from the suggested edit. I'm not notified of that, or even of the ...
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Edit was rejected without reviews?

I have suggested an edit on a post on Stack Overflow by adding a tag, which was in my view helpful. It got rejected without any reviews. How can that be? EDIT: Since this rejection is still ...
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My edits got rejected because I edited at the same time as another user, now I can't make edits [duplicate]

When I edit a post, same time the other user also change the post, his post is accepted and my edit is rejected. But both of the edit is same in some times. I lost the edit privileged for an week? Why?...
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Community user rejects edit made to questions on Stack Overflow [duplicate]

I have edited many questions on Stack Overflow but I came across one issue that Community user rejected edits I made to question and same edit suggested by other user was approved. So after rejection ...
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Your last edit was rejected warning on a conflicting edit

When going to make a new edit, it nicely warns you that your last edit was rejected, however if your last edit was rejected because This edit conflicted with a subsequent edit, why does it show this ...
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Suggested edits get rejected if someone in the mean time approves a edit?

Do suggested edits get rejected or ignored if someone in the mean time approves a edit. EG: I edit a post that took me a several minutes to format properly and I submit it. In the mean time while my ...