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On Beta sites, you get the Close/Reopen privilege at 500 reputation, before the Edit privilege (1000 reputation). This means that the Edit button, which is normally visible in the Close Votes review queue on designed sites (where the closing privilege is earned after the editing privilege):

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...is hidden on beta and non-designed sites:

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...if the user has enough rep to vote to close, but not enough to edit.

However, in the Reopen Votes review queue, there is an Edit option:

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Since it's just as important to edit a question to save it from being closed, as it is to edit it to get it reopened, can we enable the Edit button in the Close Votes review queue as well, even if the reviewer doesn't have editing privileges?

  • Can anyone provide history or an explanation as to why the order of those privileges is different for beta sites? It's not intuitive to me. – Will Cain Sep 26 '18 at 13:12
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    @WillCain Sonic just posted a question about that. – Glorfindel Sep 26 '18 at 13:12
  • What does "…designed…" and "…non-designed sites:…" mean? I realize this was added by a different user but maybe you understand? I would place the screen images in block quotes, it would look less confusing. – Mari-Lou A Sep 26 '18 at 16:56
  • Sites which have graduated but did not receive a custom design yet. Examples: Code Golf, Philosophy, Anime & Manga. – Glorfindel Sep 26 '18 at 17:00
  • ^ those are non-designed, non-beta sites. They still have the privilege levels of a beta site. – Glorfindel Sep 26 '18 at 17:06
  • Folks, please don't remove tags just for the sake of making room for a status tag, we'll do that when (or if) we add one. Thanks! – Tim Post Nov 1 '18 at 16:02

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