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Comments no longer indicate whether or not they've been edited

Today, the comment UI received a revamp. However, as part of that, the indication that a comment had been edited (a pencil icon) seems to have been removed, as well. This doesn't seem like it's an ...
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Do you really need the pen icon?

Since the comment edit ability was added, the window has always been 5 minutes. The main reason for the pencil icon was to protect Obama. But I really don't think people are so trolly as to abuse ...
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Can we have a markdown help button for comments?

I've been reading discussions about editing and previewing comments. Why do I want this? If I get wrong some of the syntax in a comment, it becomes infuriating to try to guess at it, when the only ...
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Where can I find, Religion Exchange, Christian Exchange, or Bible Exchange?

I love Stack Exchange so much and have learned so much from it. I'm looking for a place to discuss the Bible. Is there an SE site about this yet? I've noticed atheism SE, but a Religion Exchange or ...
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Rev 2012.4.12.2218 says "cannot edit a comment more than every 5 seconds" instead of "cannot edit comment after 5 minutes"

On SO just now, I tried to edit a comment after the 5 minutes was up. Instead of the normal "You cannot edit a comment after 5 minutes" message, I got a "Cannot edit a comment more than every 5 ...
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Why can't I edit my own comments on my own question more than two times?

I created this question, got an answer, commented one time (comment #1), edited that comment twice, then added a new different comment (comment #2), deleted comment #2, and then could no longer edit ...
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Some of my comments in SO are editable while others aren't.. Why?

In StackOverflow, I always wanted the ability to edit my comments. Previously I used to delete them and write a new one. Suddenly today, I started noticing edit link next to my comments. Maybe I ...
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Why can't we edit other user's comments?

I have seen so many times users make mistakes in comments. For instance: They just write code as simple statements. Drop direct reference link. Don't use backticks for code highlights Even ...
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Finding all my comments [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How you can get a list of all the comment you have written? I can find all my answers, is there a way to find all my comments? If not, why not?
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Is there a way to edit or delete and reenter comments once they're posted?

I just posted a comment to someone's answer on SO and accidentally left off the very first backtick, resulting in a really messed up looking comment. Of course I couldn't see the result of that ...
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I can not edit my own comment which is 20 minutes old [duplicate]

I can not Edit my comment which was posted 20 minutes ago. I can only delete it. If I add a new comment I can delete or edit it. Is this a bug or feature? I don't see why someone should not be able ...
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Why can I edit some comments and not others? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Some of my comments in SO are editable while others aren’t.. Why? A possible solution for editing comments I have a little over 9000 reputation over on Stack Overflow,...
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Modifying comments long after 5 minute deadline [duplicate]

I just flagged 3 comments. One got deleted, one - to the best of my memory - got modified to something I'd be less inclined to flag. Modification happened 4 days after the comment was written. Can ...
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Edit button displaying on different comment

I commented on a question : Escaping in base64 encode php I needed to edit it, but there is no edit button aside to the comment. User @pat mentioned me in the next comment and I have the edit button (...

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