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How could this edit be rejected? [closed]

I edited this answer today: https://stackoverflow.com/review/suggested-edits/13224483 In it there is actually a typo ("Sata" should be "Data") and "Foreground color" should be quoted. Nothing ...
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Rejected edit 4137634 - what better approach? [closed]

My suggested edit was rejected, and I'd like to pursue self-improvement: why? The suggested edit had two parts: indenting code; clarifying the error. The former is arguably a minor one, but the ...
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Should this edit be rolled back?

I had got this particular edit in the review queue. When I clicked on the reject button it showed that the edit was already approved. I honestly felt that even though the edit was related to the ...
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Question edit was attributed to another user

I suggested an edit to this question a few minutes ago. I edited the title, some spelling mistakes and the formatting of a posted SQL structure. After a few minutes an edit was accepted which seemed ...
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Why was my code edit rejected? [duplicate]

I corrected some wrong code in this answer and the edit was rejected almost instantly. Could anyone explain why?
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Why was my suggested edit rejected as "incorrect" when it contains no factual information?

I recently made an edit to a question here: https://stackoverflow.com/review/suggested-edits/2922502 One member approved the edit and then three more rejected it as "incorrect" which makes absolutely ...
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Why was my edit changing the asp-classic tag to asp.net rejected?

I had suggested the following edit: https://stackoverflow.com/review/suggested-edits/2919761 I think my edit is appropriate because the question relates to ASP.NET and certainly not classic ASP. I ...
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Suggested edit rejected: implementing proposed solution [duplicate]

This suggested edit has been rejected. I haven't modified the text of the original post, but just provided the exact code corresponding to what is described. I did this after providing my own answer ...
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Why was my edit rejected for changing the original post too much?

I edited a question with minor layout changes and I changed a text back to what the original asker had typed. (The editor before me had made a rather large change to an original sentence that I found ...
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Edit suggestion rejected by Community, similar edit got accepted later [duplicate]

I recently suggested edit which was rejected by the community. Edit was on question iOS Music app and play/pause audio. I highlighted important keywords and function names for better readability, got ...
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Edit Conflict in SO Question

I edited the Rearrange rows in a table using query question., but it there now as Nick cox's Edit. This question is silly, but I want to know where I am missing. Ref : https://stackoverflow.com/...
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Why my suggested edit was rejected?

In this question there is an answer that suggests starting an activity for the market, and fall back to popping up a toast if the market app can't be found. I suggested an improvement (clicked the ...
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Clarification of edit rejection

Could someone please clarify why on earth is this edit rejected because: This edit is incorrect or an attempt to reply to or comment on the existing post. ?
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What happened to my edit?

I spent so much time carefully updating this answer. But now the edit is gone. What happened? EDIT: Also, if my edit is rejected, where can I find an original copy? I don't see a link from the page ...
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Why was my suggested edit rejected?

So I edited an answer here, to provide a more purist approach to defining a model. But this guy rejected my edit because "allowing random members to change answers defeats the purpose on allowing ...
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Why was my edit rejected? I thought it was helpful

I added an important comment made by the OP to the question: https://stackoverflow.com/review/suggested-edits/1240064 Should I not make edits like this in the future? I thought it would be helpful to ...
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What was wrong with my edit?

What was wrong with this edit? It seemed like a straightforward one...
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