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mathslover Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8
I think that there is a need for a function which provides us with the edit history of a particular question. It would surely prevent spams , misunderstanding and would provide transparency.
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Cool fact: moderators and admins do have an edit history.
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Callisto Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
If you have edited the question, in the question box, there will be a line "Edited (a number) (minutes/hours/days/months/...) ago". Example: this post.
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
@Callisto He means to say that he wants to know what exactly has been edited. :)
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
And by the way, this is a good idea!
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mathslover Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8
@ParthKohli exactly. I meant to say that the edit history (what is edited) should be visible to all the users . The reason I have given above.
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Callisto Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Oh, my bad :\ How can it prevent spams and misunderstanding?
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
What if a person types out "CONNECTIONS ACADEMY HELP...MESSAGE ME THE ANSWER KEY", and when done, changes the question to something random like "abc"?
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Callisto Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
Then report it. The question "abc" doesn't make sense.
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ParthKohli Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
But if it is closed? :
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mathslover Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8
What if the asker changes the question from something appropriate to inappropriate . This is just like devaluing the process of ask and answer. Yes, there is one solution of reporting it, but would you like to have 1000 reports from the same complain " Edited the question to something inappropriate" ? Well, of course not.
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mathslover Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8
Use of Edit History function : OS provides function for the users to edit their questions, that is good. But, proper use of editing history if required. We can have a look at the edit history and see what and why was the question edited. We can always warn the askers for inappropriate editing.
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mathslover Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.8
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