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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
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How do suggested edits work?

When clicking "edit" I see: You do not have edit privileges. Your edit will be placed in a queue until it is peer reviewed. We welcome all constructive edits, but please make them substantial. ...
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FAQ for Stack Exchange sites

Community FAQ For sites in the Stack Exchange 2.0 network To see a list of commonly used words and phrases, see the glossary. For official guidance from Stack Exchange, visit the Help Center. ...
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Why does this question not have an “edit” button? [duplicate]

I am not seeing an edit button on this question: I'm making a program which needs to make a division by 10, but it throws Floating Point Error (ignore the spanish) (I wanted to add a "nasm" tag.) ...
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Sandboxing the FAQ for Stack Exchange sites to make it international

The content was taken from the rev. 233 of FAQ for Stack Exchange sites to test an idea shared on a comment to my answer to Help develop the site and community knowledge base in your language. The ...
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Edit ban message for anonymous users links to a non-existent edit history

I just got insta-banned from suggesting edits whilst not logged in* and got a message saying: You are temporarily banned from suggesting edits - please review your edit history. The link, which is....
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The edit button isn't working on SO [duplicate]

I was on Stack Overflow just now editing someone else's question. When I submitted it, there was a queue on the edit, so my edit didn't go through. So I went back to leave the editing process. By ...
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Edit button doesn't show error in the review queue [duplicate]

I was reviewing first posts and noticed that I could not edit one of the posts (I had too many pending edits), normally there is an error message to explain this, however there isn't in the review ...
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What is child meta in StackExchange?

I saw word called child meta in https://meta.stackexchange.com/a/81701/362477. Then I searched about it. I saw a few questions which related child meta. But I could not find what is child meta?
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What's the fixed size of the suggested edit queue?

We know that Stack Overflow has a suggested edit queue, visible to the users who have the Access Review Queues privilege. Someone said the queue has a fixed size. What's the fixed size of the ...
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How to be a good reviewer?

TLDR: My thoughts about dealing with low quality content in scope of limited resources, like edits and flags. Introduction (this is long and perhaps little boring, so you may skip directly to The ...
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Yet Another Disabled Edit Option, but edit url is accessible

I know there are many super down-voted posts in meta about disabled edit options. To my experience, when the edit option is disabled for a non-closed relatively recent post, it means that I cannot ...
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Missing “improve question” link [duplicate]

Last week, I tried to suggest an edit for a question on a Stack Exchange site on which I did not have an account. I say "tried," because the button for "improve this question" was missing. I reported ...
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Too many of your edits were rejected, try again in 7 days

First time I've got the following message on SO: Too many of your edits were rejected, try again in 7 days. Although, I have made ~50 accepted edits this day. I'm sure that should outweigh the ~...
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Wiki-tag edit error is non-descriptive

I've been editing some wiki entries on the new Expatriates site, and started to get the following error: When I go to a normal post, I see what is presumably the proper explanation: Can the Wiki Tag ...

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