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Meaning of Cleanup badge (First rollback ) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is a 'rollback'? I don't understand meaning of first roll back badges. When I move cursor on CleanUp badge it shows message "First Rollback". What the meaning of ...
Sandip Armal Patil's user avatar
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Someone edited my post - how can I tell what they did and why? [duplicate]

I have a number of issues with the concept of editing other peoples' posts, but this is a key concern (one of two, actually). How can I tell who edited my post and why it was edited? Do others see ...
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Undo a revision [duplicate]

I was just curious, if I make an edit, then realize that my edit made a question or answer to be incorrect: is there a way to revert back to the original other than editing it again, back to the ...
Brian Mains's user avatar
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What is a 'rollback' in Stack Exchange? [duplicate]

What is the role of rollbacks for badges on Stack Exchange? Anyone told me it's used for badges; then, how do I get this?
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Getting some badges [duplicate]

How do you get the following badges? Cleanup: First rollback. What is rollback? Analytical: Visited every section of the FAQ (retired)Does that mean i can no longer get that badge? well i have seen ...
Anshu Dwibhashi's user avatar
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How does a rollback work? [duplicate]

I have seen a badge Cleanup awared for the First Rollback. What does a rollback mean and how do we execute a rollback? Does it mean removing our question or answer?
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How can I cancel an editing on my answer? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What is a ‘rollback’? Some guy has edited my answer, which I wrote about half an a year ago and was upvoted by many people who were helped by this answer. I want my answer to ...
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Formatting Sandbox

Notes: Answers will occasionally be moved to the Sandbox archive when there are too many of them. When using them to report bugs, keep an eye on the post. You may also want to take a look at the ...
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What are the badges I can earn on each site, and what are the exact criteria for earning each badge?

Formerly List of all badges with full descriptions. What are badge name's requirements? Why didn't I get badge name (right now)? Which badges can I earn multiple times? Jump to: Question Badges ...
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Reject an already-approved suggested edit when rolling it back

The content of this post has been sanitized in response to anonymous feedback that the formatting was making it completely unreadable by assistive technology (AT). I strongly value making content ...
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1 answer
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How do suggested edits work?

When clicking "edit" I see: Your edit will be placed in a queue until it is peer reviewed. We welcome edits that make the post easier to understand and more valuable for readers. Because ...
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5 answers
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Could we be permitted to provide a reason for rolling back?

I just had an occasion where someone reformatted the code in my question, not because it was ill-formatted, but to match his preferred style. I would have liked to be able to type a reason for rolling ...
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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 ...
5 votes
9 answers
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Can I prevent others from editing my question?

George Stocker edited my question, What unspecified functionality do you put in your software? where I specifically said that our software sending back stacktrace to one of our servers was a user-...
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30 votes
3 answers
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Is there such a thing as an edit-troll?

Yesterday I got a Stack Overflow notification that someone edited a question of mine that had been idling since April. Looking at the edit (revision 5), it was made by a user with quite a respectable ...
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