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Could I get a notification in my inbox, if someone edits a post of mine? [duplicate]

Duplicate: Notify us when one of our posts is edited - this is really a duplicate. Not a duplicate: Optional notification on an edit to an answer - This is about something else, but still useful....
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Notify us when the question has been edited after posting an answer

Consider this situation. I post a legitimate and correct answer to a question and receive a few upvotes. Then the OP realizes that's not what they wanted to ask, and significantly rewrites the ...
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Notify us when an answer we've accepted has been edited

This could potentially completely change the answer. We should be given the opportunity to review it and if necessary comment or change our minds about accepting it. Of course we can do that now but ...
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Notify question OP (and those who marked it a favourite) if an answer has been modified

Seriously, I had not noticed e.g. Jeff's edit here had he not also retagged my question.
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Should you be notified if something you vote on is edited? Why can you change your vote after something's been edited?

I've read that you can change your vote after something you've voted on has been edited. I didn't find any discussion about how you would know an item you voted on had been edited. Does this ...
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No notification was received for an edit to a post

Normally, when a user edits one of my posts, I receive a notification like on the following depending on the case User has editing privilege (click to visit revision) Users' edit is submitted to ...
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What events trigger an inbox notification?

The global inbox was once introduced because it became hard "to keep track of all your questions, answers, and comments across every site you participated on". The small red number tells you how ...
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Dissociate from answer after someone edits it?

I'm still finding my way around stackexchange, having joined only a short while ago. The User Interface is a big step up from Wikipedia's software, fresher and more contemporary. The one thing that'...
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Optional notification on an edit to an answer [duplicate]

It seems that there is no notification of the OP of a question, when an answer is edited. (See my question here.) I would like to have an option to notify the OP of a question when I edit my/an ...
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When I edit an answer, is the question OP notified about that?

I just want to know, until now, every time I edit an answer (of my own) I go and notify the OP by posting a comment something like: hey look, I edited my answer, why don't you take a look now and see ...
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Does editing a question give an alert?

If I edit a question, do the users who previously viewed the question get an alert/notification?
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What actions to take against wrong edits other than rollback and why isn't there a notification?

Here is a case: https://stackoverflow.com/a/4760279/300011 This answer was edited by a user and the example given in the answer stopped working (he/she didn't even test it). It somehow got approved ...