The website documentation has been corrected, but this email form letter is still inaccurate

From: Stack Overflow <[email protected]>
Subject: Your question has been closed

... What should I do next? ...

  • Submit your edits. Edits will be reviewed by trusted community members. If approved, the question will become visible to the public.

That is not technically correct. Closed questions are still visible to the public. Deleted questions are not.

It would be better if it said:

"If approved, the revised question will become visible to the public."

See also:

I am just saying: please correct the wording in the email.

  • 3
    It’s probably referring to the fact that the question is bumped to the front page when it is edited. Apr 23, 2023 at 0:05


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