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No reputation for editing questions? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? I have edited a few posts today and the edits got accepted. But, I did not gain any reputation. What could be the reason? https://stackoverflow....
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Do you get points for editing somebody else's post? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? Do you get points for editing somebody else's post? I see a few users who constantly go around just editing others posts. Are they doing this ...
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Lost reputation from suggested edit approval on post left behind when account is deleted [duplicate]

On Programmers.SE, I edited a post (Must I provide my project source code if I use a library licensed under Apache 2.0?) back in November. Since it was a suggested edit, I earned +2 reputation when my ...
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Edit a question (from other user) and get +2 rep? [duplicate]

There was this Question on SO this morning (GMT Time). I made an edit (I don't have enough rep to do it without peer review) and the changes I commited were Change the Title Fix code Indent After ...
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2 answers
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Can I review pending edits? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? Is there an area to review pending suggested edits from users with less than 2k reputation? As far as I know, I have to visit a question directly ...
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Community♦ user edit: How does it know what to edit? [duplicate]

I just noticed that the Community♦ user edited a ~1 year old answer of mine. As you can see, the method call was changed from getSfGuardUser to getGuardUser: Now I checked the documentation and it ...
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I made an edit to a post and a editor stole it [duplicate]

A couple of days ago I made an edit to a post, after a few minutes, I guess a reviewer, edited the post precisely how I edited the post and did not say I edited the post. Is there anything that can ...
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Do we stop getting reputation of 2 points from edits after crossing 2000 rep? [duplicate]

Earlier my edit suggestions when accepted fetched me 2 points. Now I have crossed the 2000 rep, I don't get 2 rep points on edit. Is this normal?
Aquarius_Girl's user avatar
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Who does the peer review of edits? [duplicate]

I didn't find this anywhere: who is doing the peer review of edits?
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Why am I getting many suggested edits by anonymous users? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? While I've been approving suggested edits, I've seen many times that edit is proposed by an anonymous user. What is meaning of that? Most of time ...
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1 answer
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Account is Not Allowed to Suggest Edits [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? Why is the edit button disabled? For some odd reason, I am not allowed to suggest edits ... Why is that? This is on the main Unix & Linux ...
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How did this non-privileged user get into the Suggested Edits queue? [duplicate]

Looking at the review queue, I just happened to tap on one of the user's avatars in the list of recent reviewers: After tapping on it, I came to the profile: Wait... 419 rep? The user is 1581 ...
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Do users with 2,000+ rep get +2 on edits [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? I see that you get +2 if you are the edit suggester and it is approved however, my question is since people with 2,000+ rep can edit posts do they ...
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Edit option disable suddenly [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? In my Stack Overflow Account, suddenly I am not able to edit any Question asked and I am also not able to edit any answer also. Anyone know the ...
AndroidLearner's user avatar
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Since when did the Community user edit posts? [duplicate]

Now I have truly seen everything. The community user does a lot of things, but editing answers to add information? Now that is truly bizarre. What am I talking about? Have a look at the revisions to ...
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I have lost the ability to edit posts on stackoverflow. Why is this? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? I'm no longer able to edit questions — Is there anything I can do? For the last couple of days every question that I view does not ...
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How can I edit my question to make it "active" without taking credit from a previous editor? [duplicate]

I asked a question with bad grammar and poor quality because I have poor English skills. Another experienced user edited my question. I really appreciated his editing and am very grateful to him. ...
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What is happening during Peer Review after editing a question? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? Whenever I edit any question, it displays a message: Thanks for your edit! This edit will be visible only to you until it is peer reviewed. ...
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900 reputation user review a task that requires 2k [duplicate]

How could a user with 980 reputation points review a task from the Suggested Edits review queue, which requires at least 2k reputation? Please understand that I have nothing personal against him; I'm ...
DontVoteMeDown's user avatar
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Why is there a 10-character minimum on edits? [duplicate]

Sometimes I come across errors in answers that are small, but "catastrophic". For example, they wrote is when they meant isn't, or they mis-typed a bash command that could damage someone's system. I ...
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Is the rule "Edits must be at least 6 characters" still in place? [duplicate]

I found a post that is being bumped by the OP (so far 4 times in the last 30 days) by doing meaningless edits: deleting 1 character / adding 1 character. I think that the system has a rule to prevent ...
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How do you become a "Trusted Community Member"? [duplicate]

When I submit a suggested edit, a notice would say that my edit "Won't be viewable to other people until it is approved by trusted community members" (sorry if I did a quotation mistake), ...
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I've lost my edit privileges, How can I get it back? [duplicate]

I was trying to delete my question because other users have downvoted my question, but it has answers and one of them is also accepted, thats why I can't delete my question. Finally I decided to edit ...
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Not receiving +2 for edits anymore [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How does editing work? How do suggested edits work? When I reformat the code in or otherwise improve someone else's post, the edit goes up for approval. Under the condition ...
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3 answers
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My edit keeps getting removed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? I'm trying to edit an answer on Stack Overflow, all seems to go well, I get a message with: Thanks for your edit! This edit will be ...
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Orange badge near to review [duplicate]

From today onwards i started to see an orange badge near to review and it is not there on every page. I do not understand from where i got this also.. By navigating back using browser back button i ...
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1 answer
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How can a user with less than 10 rep can do a review on suggested edits? [duplicate]

I am a member of the Magento Stack Exchange site (in beta) and I have a 770 reputation points. Recently, I was reviewing Close votes posts and found that a user with just seven reputation points ...
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Why is my Edit privilege disabled? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? While trying to edit some posts at Stack Overflow, not all of my suggested edits were approved. After a while, my edit privilege is gone. Is that ...
Rosmarine Popcorn's user avatar
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1 answer
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Invited to review an edit on my post but I don't have the privilege [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? User suggested great corrective edit to my answer, but the edit was rejected. What can I do to approve it? I've been invited (for the first time)...
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Proposed by Anonymous [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? When reviewing question or answer edits, I see edits being made with the label of "Proposed by Anonymous". How does an anonymous user make an ...
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