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Lost reputation on an edited question that was deleted [duplicate]

I lost the reputation just 10-15 minutes ago and not 5hrs ago as it shows. And moreover I remember I only edited the question long back(Do not remember the date). Now it shows the question was removed,...
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Losing 2 reputation earned by editing questions before 2k rep [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Do you lose your +2 edit rep if the edited post is subsequently deleted? There was a time when I lost 2 reputation on SO (when I had around 2200 rep) but I didn't find any ...
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Don't throw away all votes when a user is deleted

Currently, when a moderator deletes a user all of the user's votes are removed along with the user themselves. I was pretty surprised at this behaviour when I first heard about it, and I don't think ...
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How does "Reputation" work?

On Stack Exchange, users may gain a certain level of reputation. What does reputation do? How can a user gain or lose reputation? See also What is reputation? How do I earn (and lose) it? in the ...
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Removed post gives me -2 reputation. What happened?

I deleted an answer which had no upvotes or downvotes, but after some time I saw that my reputation was -2 and the reason is linked to my search engine. I want to know why this happened and what "...
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Two reputation subtracted for question that doesn't belong to me

My account had 2 reputation deducted for a question which I haven't asked. The question also doesn't appear in my question asked list. Why did it happen? Will I be refunded my reputation points? Here ...
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Do you lose rep if your edit is rolled back?

The situation: A < 2k rep user suggests and edit, which is then approved. They gain +2 rep for this action. Later the edit is rolled back. Does the +2 rep disappear? Related but not an answer ...
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Is losing the rep when an edited post is deleted sending the wrong message?

This request/discussion is an extension to: Do you lose your +2 edit rep if the edited post is subsequently deleted?, which was a support question. As most know, when users with less than 2000 rep (...
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Regaining edit rep

There is a question here about whether you lose rep gained from an edit if the question is deleted. The consensus seems to be that you would lose the 2 rep. Let's say I edit 500 questions, hitting ...
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Edits/votes on deleted questions - do they disappear?

I'm aware that when a question is deleted or migrated that any rep gained from the question or an answer disappears. But if you've voted on the question/answers, or made an edit, do those still count ...