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Flag weight audit [duplicate]

I would like to be able to learn from my flagging "mistakes", and adapt my personal flagging thresholds. To do this, I need some idea of which items that I flagged added to or subtracted from my flag ...
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What happens when you flag a post or comment? [duplicate]

Does your reputation get compromised when the flag is declined? Do you get notified when your flag has been reviewed?
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Show flags in profile history [duplicate]

Inspired by this question about seeing confirmation of successful flagging. I would like to see flags I've submitted recorded on my profile, maybe under the Activity tab. It's easy enough to find ...
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Declined flag in helpful flags [duplicate]

In my helpful flags (on profile page), there is a declined flag, which doesn't seem right. Is this a bug? Here's the flag: This flag comes in my helpful flags I did realize that the flag was not ...
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Where to find moderator replies related to declined flag? [duplicate]

A moderator contacted me today via a Comment on an Answer to say that I seemed not to have seen his reply to a flag of mine that he had declined. Apparently, he had declined several similar ones from ...
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Where can I find the total number of flags (helpful/not helpful)? [duplicate]

From the post Showing number of helpful flags in user profile, I can see comment/answer that we can only see the flags in our own profile and not others. Also it is available in our profile section. ...
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My flagging is not deemed helpful [duplicate]

I am flagging posts on SO which do not appear to be helpful to the site. If the flag i raise is helpful then why is my flag marked as disputed/not-helpful. Most of the questions I have flagged have ...
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Recent feature changes to Stack Exchange

This is an unofficial list/changelog of new features and various changes to Stack Overflow and the Stack Exchange network. It is maintained by the community, while a Stack Exchange employee changes ...
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We don't need (to see) flag weight!

Update A new feature was added, but there appears to be no documentation out there. The change in flag weight caused by each flagging still missing. TL;DR: Flag weight is not very clear. Just telling ...
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When are moderator flags automatically dismissed as “aged away” by the system?

Moderator flags can be dismissed as aged away. What does this dismiss reason mean? What causes flags to be dismissed with this reason? Do aged away flags affect my daily flag amount? Can I cast a ...
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Show “helpful flags” counter and link on the mobile site profile page

There is no "helpful flags" counter (with a link to flagging summary) on the mobile version of profile page. And I see no other way to reach flagging summary page and check your flagging history from ...
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Interpreting My Flagging History Sidebar

I hope this is not a repeat question. I tried searching but couldn't come up with the right search words for this question. I see the following in the sidebar of my flagging history tab: I notice ...
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Flag counters not shown although I had flagged some comments

I had flagged some comments as obsolete (here on meta), but the flagging history page in my profile (for meta) is still completely empty. I know that comment flags are not listed individually, so &...
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How do I know if I am flagging correctly?

Is there any way to know how useful are the flags of a user? I read that flagging - weights used to exist (were visible) before, which would indicate this. However, what indicator is there now? Is ...
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My memory is terrible. Please tell me what I wrote in mod-call flags!

When flagging for moderator attention, I try to give concise and useful detail, then send. Sometimes there are many issues and I point out each by shorthand, sometimes I just focus on the highly ...

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