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My reputation is behaving very strange

I don't know what's the problem but I have added some screenshots below. My reputation yesterday was +200. And today my reputation is -251. Somebody please explain me what is happening. Thanks!
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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 ...
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why is flag being not noticed?

I raised a question on AE https://android.stackexchange.com/q/110239/108847 and it was put [On hold] . I realised that it was really not clear for others to understand what i was trying to ask. Later ...
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How to set/change “parent user” field to show the combined flair in the chat user page?

Not sure if I can ask chat related question here. So, I clicked my username on a AE chat discussion site and a user information popup showing links to my profile, "user profile" //which linked to ...
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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 ...
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Just Android or also developer questions? [duplicate]

I am new to Android Enthusiasts, and I was wondering: Is this site just for discussing android apps/android system, or can you also come here for help on Android app coding issues?
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Can't answer protected question despite meeting reputation requirement

Having seen this question, which is answered as, paraphrased: You need to have earned 10 rep on this site. The 100 rep association bonus does not count towards that, as explained in this question ...
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Can a bounty be started twice on the same question?

I want to place a bounty on this question but I think I already did that some time ago. Is it why I don't see the "start bounty" link at the bottom of the question, despite the question being ...
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Error “ You are temporarily banned from suggesting edits ” When i want Edit

When i want Edit one Post, This Error Displayed : You are temporarily banned from suggesting edits So, What can i do for Unban || Day Or time limit for Unban ?
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Unable to edit a comment as on save it gives two different pop-ups

I am trying to re-word my comment as it has gone very lengthy but when I do so it gives two different pop-up's every time I try to save. At first it gives a pop-up saying that "Comment's may be ...
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Can't see any image on this site

I can't see any image (profile picture, images in post, etc) on this site. I think it is due to AdBlock or Ghostery, but I am not sure and I would like to see images without disabling them. What ...
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How to view the site activity log?

Where can I view a log of how many questions and answers are posted per day on a graph displaying time on the x-axis and the information I'm after on the y-axis (and see how this has changed over a ...
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How do I close an answer?

Sometimes I flag an answer because it is irrelevant or it is spam. But when I check my helpful flag stats, it is marked as rejected with a comment to Close it instead. I have 12K rep, but I don't ...
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Are questions about recommendations to avoid unlocking on-topic?

Reffering to this item of the off-topic list in the help section: Recommendations, like "Which phone is better?" or "Can you suggest an app that does X?" I would like to ask this:...
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How to award the bounty

I put a bounty on a question, accepted the answer but now it is community awarded? It is just a matter of feel-good to not let it be auto-rewarded but I would like to know what I have to do to ...
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Why are the answers to my question removed and the question protected?

I have an open question (with a bounty) on which some suggestions for answers were given. Now the question is suddenly protected but the existing answers removed. ATM there is no way for me to accept ...
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Can a tag be created for motorola moto 360?

I've made two questions related to the moto 360 but I do not have enough rep to create a tag. So if anyone could modify the question to add the tag would be great. Question 1 Question 2
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What does the name shown beside the question infer?

Under the Questions section of my account i see that for this particular question with a time stamp and a different name Darshar Parikh.On clicking the question there's again my account name displayed ...
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Why does SE say I've raised two types of flags?

I flagged this question for being off-topic (app development) when I was working through one of the queues. When I was browsing later, I looked at the question again and started to flag it, when I saw ...
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On clicking the chat option from a secure URL of Android stack exchange it migrates me to the generalized chat page

Why does clicking on Chat at the bottom takes me to the general chat of stack exchange instead of Android chat page group which consist of the Android related chat. Upon clicking the chat option in ...
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Losing points for downvoting an answer?

Is there a reason why downvoting an answer would cause you to lose points? For example, I downvoted an answer, and got -1 rep from it. For example, my feed is showing -1 points and is linking to ...
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Why do the rep updates take lot of time

In the after noon I had the rep shown was around 46 and then in the evening it shows 31 .In my accounts section>reputation it shows a sum total of only 30 reputation despite it showing 31 now where ...
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Why do i get a parser error while having a chat in any room

I am getting this error quite common these days.In a chat room if I enter a message say hi. I am getting as hi-parsererror -retry/cancel. I don't understand why this error comes in the chat box.If I ...
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The tags tell me I'm polluting the main site, but I don't think that's correct (title ver. 3)

So, I want to ask about the name of the Android mascot. Of course, this has nothing to do with anything but the marketing of the operating system/hardware. But I can't find any relevant tags. You ...
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Where can I know the questions that I have flagged today and their status

If I flag a question and want to know about its status, where can I find it?
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How am I able to chat inspite of having just 13 rep on Android Stack overflow

I know that for a user to Chat he must have +20 Rep but me having hardly +13 rep can chat very easily without any restrictions(Participate in a chat and also reply back) .I wonder how is this possible?...
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How do I edit my username in the Stack Exchange app?

How do I change my name and avatar in the Stack Exchange app for Android? I don't see an "Edit Profile" link or button anywhere.
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What answers were deleted on this question that caused it to be protected by Community?

I'd like to know what answers were deleted on Display screen keeps waking up when locked that caused it to be protected by Community. I know the criteria for that, but I don't have enough rep to see ...
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How to shrink the image when asking quesions

I realized that I need to shrink the image when I asked this question. I checked by clicking the edit. I could not find. How to shrink the image.
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What to do when we have to post a link and it wont available after a while?

Most often we have to post a link for a specific software in our answer. Mostly in questions like how to root your device. Today I was trying to write an answer for How to root Xperia P device I am ...
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How do I delete a question?

How do I delete this question: https://android.stackexchange.com/questions/65754/adb-push-command-gone-very-wrong-d-cant-revert
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Can I ask user to select my answer or up vote my answer?

I am editing an answer and came across this line "Vote up and choose answer if I helped :D". Is it acceptable to ask the user to do this?
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Why was my answer suddenly “deleted by owner”?

I have posted an answer for the following post Is there a way to block USSD balance notifications on Android 4.3? Today when I rechecked the answer it is deleted and shown as "deleted by owner". What ...
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Time Stamps on Old Questions Show as New

I am fairly new around here, although not new to Android. Forgive me if I am wrong in posting this. I searched and can't find a question that addresses this. When viewing the questions list, the ...
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Synonym request: brightness, screen-brightness

screen-brightness has 23 questions brightness has 1 question
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Tags synonyms/merge requests

Some typo and naming divergence... notification and notifications hangouts and google-plus-hangouts system-partition and partition
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Motorola Droid 4 synonym

We have an extraneous tag (droid4) that should be synonymized to motorola-droid-4.
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Galaxy Note 2 synonym requests

A couple of tags have cropped up which should be synonyms of samsung-galaxy-note-2: noteii galaxy-note-2
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SkyDrive is now OneDrive

OneDrive for Everything in Your Life Today we are pleased to announce that SkyDrive will soon become OneDrive. We only have a couple questions tagged skydrive, but it would be nice if they were re-...
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Links to google.com not allowed?

Yesterday, I submitted a post on Android Enthusiast. Today, I tried to edit it, and it said that links to google.com weren't allowed. These links are part of an error message. Shouldn't they be ...
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Is there a delay for receiving certain earned hats?

I was checking out the hat selection today and noticed the following requirement for the Defender of the Realm hat: at least 5 flags dismissed as helpful and at most 20% of non-disputed flags ...
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Please re-tag “viewsonic-g-tablet” to “viewsonic-gtablet”

The official name of the thing is gTablet.1 To fit with our manufacturer-name scheme for device tags, please retag viewsonic-g-tablet to viewsonic-gtablet.
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Synonym request: galaxy-note-3

galaxy-note-3 and samsung-galaxy-note-3 should be synonymized and merged. Although the former currently has more questions, the latter matches our naming convention.
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Please synonymize [lg-p500] and [lg-optimus-one]

lg-p500 and lg-optimus-one would appear to be the same device. Please synonymize. (I suggest lg-optimus-one should be the master.)
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“sitemap-questions-0.xml” shows up in Google search results

Google seems to be finding a "sitemap-questions-0.xml" on android.stackexchange.com. However, when I go to click on it, I get a 404 error. Here's the link that Google gives me: https://android....
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Synonym requests for “google-plus-hangouts”

The official name is Google+ Hangouts. Please rename google-plus-hangout to google-plus-hangouts. Then, please synonymize and merge google-hangouts to google-plus-hangouts. Also, the original "...
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Synonym request: “gtalk” to “google-talk”

The one is obviously a short-hand way of saying the other. gtalk should be made a synonym of google-talk and merged.
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My Heimdall questions are not duplicates

A User just marked three different questions and three different answers as duplicates and I challenge anyone to review them. Heimdall errors, “ERROR: Failed to detect compatible download-mode device....
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What does “User was removed” means in a profile?

What does "User was removed" mean in a user profile? I just noticed in my reputation tab that I was "awarded" -5 points with this explanation. Which user (I guess it's me) was removed from where, and ...
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Where is the review button/link?

About a week ago I could click "review" near the search bar to review posts from new users. Now, that button/link is gone. What happen? Did I lose those privileges? If so, how can I earn them back?