Stack Exchange Network

Stack Exchange network consists of 175 Q&A communities including Stack Overflow, the largest, most trusted online community for developers to learn, share their knowledge, and build their careers.

Visit Stack Exchange

Questions tagged [suggested-edits]

The tag has no usage guidance.

7
votes
2answers
227 views

Should users (non-Moderators) approve an edit made by a user posing as the author of the post?

I was bewildered when I saw this edit approved by a Moderator until I saw his comment explaining the reasoning for that action. Before that edit, the same editor suggested another edit here. Note that ...
6
votes
2answers
105 views

What makes edits by moderators and users with high reputation better than edits from lower reputation users

I edited this question by changing the title and it was rejected (I kept the body unchanged due to past experience with editing). I wanted to add a tag related to the phone but it didn't exist. It was ...
6
votes
2answers
146 views

Is this kind of suggested edit encouraged?

Over the past few days, a particular user have been submitting a lot of suggested edits (both on the main site and Meta) that changes all SE links in the post from http to https - example here. While ...
6
votes
1answer
176 views

Banned from editing question even if suggested edits are mostly approved

I am banned from editing question in AE. My total edits in Android Enthusiasts are 28 and 26 edits got approved while only 2 got rejected. But still I don't know I am being banned from editing ...
5
votes
1answer
79 views

Updating “How to Root” Format Question

I was going to update the wiki question How do I root my Android device? to include the Samsung Galaxy S4, but I wanted to make sure the update I was going to add was following the proper formatting, ...
4
votes
1answer
92 views

Are translations to low quality posts acceptable as suggested edits?

When going through the "suggested edit" queue, one in particular (now deleted) got me thinking. It was an answer post that was made in a language other than English, but it wasn't an answer to the ...
4
votes
0answers
32 views

Question's title in suggested edit's window not wrapped up, last word stripped out partially

At the end of the title of the question, character "M" of the word "ROM" is not shown completely. I suppose it should've either been wrapped up or a horizontal slider should've been available in the ...
3
votes
1answer
30 views

Is it allowed to re-submit an edit?

I edited this question. It was rightly rejected because of a subsequent edit. After seen the (subsequent) edit, I then made a new one. I then started to think. Am I allowed to do that (re-submit my ...
3
votes
0answers
60 views

Why does community rejected my edit?

I recently suggested edit to a question and after 9 minutes user bmdixon approved my edit and 14mins later Community rejected my edit but my edit was reflected in question. I cannot understand why my ...
2
votes
3answers
84 views

Aren't edits to remove “thanks” and “regards” too minor?

So I'm seeing a bunch of suggested edits come through the review queue where the only thing being changed is the removal of "thanks" or "TY" or "Regards". Isn't that the definition of "too minor"? I'...
2
votes
1answer
89 views

Edits needing fewer than 6 characters

I always get an error when trying to edit posts with an edit of fewer than 6 characters. So, how can we suggest an edit that is fewer than 6 characters? Some posts are really good, but they only ...
2
votes
0answers
45 views

Top bar shows pending suggested edits but the queue is empty

The count flag at the top bar depicting the number of suggested edits pending approval seems to have stuck. The Suggested Edits review queue is empty already. I tried both Firefox and Chromium ...
1
vote
4answers
154 views

How are we allowed to have answers that will destroy all devices?

My android device has been splashed/soaked by sea water Has an accepted answer that says: next, submerge the phone (without the battery) completely in water. Leave it there for 24 hours. It ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

What exactly happens to a suggested edit if the post is removed by the author or for Moderation reasons? [closed]

This link will lead to an spam answer (affiliation wasn't disclosed; posted by user117708, now nuked!) which is deleted as of now, and only 10k and above reputation points holder would be able to see ...
0
votes
1answer
46 views

A… Au… Audit?

I came across two suspicious suggested edits today: https://android.stackexchange.com/review/suggested-edits/189170 https://android.stackexchange.com/review/suggested-edits/189177 Looks much like ...