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Why was my flag declined for this question [duplicate]

Just a simple question. I flagged this question as low-quality because thats what it is. I do not need to elaborate and call it off-topic or anything. However my flag was declined. May i know the ...
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Is the Very Low Quality flag too ambiguous?

The "Very Low Quality" (VLQ) flag reason is really annoying me. It is the analog to the mommy mommy flag (which my 1.5-year-old child raises quite frequently). It provides no real clue as to what ...
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The limits to a Very Low Quality answer

I was re-reading Jeff's answer to the recent question: Is the Very Low Quality flag too ambiguous? mainly because today I wanted to use that flag for the first time. Quoting him, this flag means that: ...
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Why were these “Very low quality” flags declined?

I flagged both this and that answers for "very low quality". The former because it's just a link without even a minimal summary, and the second because it isn't comprehensible whatsoever. Both were ...
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Moderators should have to give a reason for deleting questions

My question "Modern" OpenGL on Linux with GLFW was deleted. I don't know the reason because there's no explanation for the deletion. I thought I was getting some useful information in the ...
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What does this flag decline message mean?

I flagged this post as very low quality and it was declined. I have had some declined flags but this one came with a message declined - flags should only be used to make moderators aware of content ...
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3answers
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Guess I have still not got the hang of it? [duplicate]

I flagged a post since it contained bare links. And I used this option And then it was rejected with this I have been flagging posts using that option for a long time now. Has anything changed? On ...
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Remove “formatting” from Very Low Quality flag description

According to one of our janitors, "Very Low Quality" flags are not meant for formatting issues: Very Low Quality flags are not for formatting. Formatting is something that can be fixed, usually ...
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Low quality flags declined [duplicate]

I have used very low quality flag for this question - was accepted. But for this one - declined Flag number 3: ohter: trivial question - accepted Flag number 4: very low quality - declined. For the ...
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When is the need for a moderator's attention determined with low quality questions? [duplicate]

During my daily check of SO, i came across this question, So naturally i flagged it as low quality since such questions are impossible to answer. But for some reason the moderator reviewing the flag ...