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Questions tagged [close-dialog]

The close dialog is a popup that lists available close reasons in order to vote to close a question. This tag is only for questions about the dialog itself.

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Make it more clear in the vote to close dialog that the user has already used their close vote, if the question has been reopened

It takes a quorum of five different users to vote to close, or vote to reopen. Except for diamond moderators, each user only gets a single close vote and a single corresponding reopen vote. Fine so ...
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Review close vote(s) on question you are currently viewing

It would be useful to be able to easily review the close vote queue for the question you are currently viewing when you see there is a close vote(s) and perhaps you disagree and want to "Leave Open". ...
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Don't show deleted answers in the close as duplicate dialog

Just noticed earlier that when closing as duplicate and choosing a source question, users who can see deleted posts can see deleted answers on the source question, in the dialog: Apart of such ...
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Misaligned options still in the Close Vote popup dialog

It seems the CV popup is still broken (Misalignment with radio buttons in add comment dialog in LQP queue, and Close dialog radios misaligned for some history on these bugs.) Any time there is a ...
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Put a vote-to-close button on top of dupe preview dialog on mobile

100% of the time when looking for dupes on the mobile site I open a new tab to find the dupe. By the time I'm ready to vote I already know which question I'll select: I've reviewed it and don't need ...
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Show dupehammer in close reasons on Android app

The original iOS feature request is at Show dupehammer in close reasons on iOS app. This is simply the feature request for the Android app, since the two apps are maintained by different people. ...
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Show dupehammer in close reasons on iOS app

In the screenshot below, Shadow Wizard has the ultimate power of the mighty dupehammer, but the tag badge is not shown in the question closed dialogue. This may cause confusion for some users since ...
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Voting to close as duplicate asks for question id or URL [duplicate]

I tried to close a question as a duplicate on Ask Ubuntu meta. It already has three close votes, but the app still asked me for a question id/link without offering the current duplicate target. App ...
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Migration site choice dropdown completely out of place on mobile

Default mobile site: (once I type enough that "coffee" is the only thing that shows up, I can't see it anywhere - maybe it's under the box or something) Desktop site on mobile: This is chrome 54.0....
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The mobile close menu is very bold

I just voted to close something on the mobile website, and the amount of bolded text threw me off. The first screen isn't so bad because of the text color difference which softens the blow: However, ...
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Close questions: no number next to the option

I've noticed this problem several times, I'm not sure if it's a bug though. When I review the close votes, sometimes when I click the close button I can't see what the original closer has chosen as ...
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Please disable links in close dialog [duplicate]

When I'm on mobile and I vote to close a question, my pudgy fingers often click the links instead of selecting the close reason. Can we disable these links, please?
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When I vote to close using the Android app, it says “Flag submitted” [duplicate]

As the title says, when I cast a close vote using the Android app, it shows a mesage saying "Flag submitted": It should say "Close Vote submitted" instead, or maybe "Your vote has been recorded" like ...
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Proposal: Expand the migration dialogue and make it cause intelligent canned comments and auto-flags

TL;DR Many users leave misguiding comments on off-topic questions that they consider on-topic on another site. To battle this, allow users to select all sites in the migration dialogue, but instead ...
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Change the default generic closing as off-topic text for moderators

When voting to close a question as off-topic and choosing the "other" option, you're given a text field in which to write your reason(s). In the Web interface, that field includes the helpful default ...
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Middle Click scroll up displaces the “close reasons” banner

Normal looks: After scrolling down then Middle Click Scroll back up: By middle click scroll, I mean when this icon appears: And you then move the mouse to scroll in different directions.
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Allow us to view the subcategories in the close dialog if already voted and what I voted for

When voting to close as duplicates or off topic, there is a separate set of options. If you have already voted, you cannot see what those options are anymore. This makes reevaluating your close ...
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When closing as a duplicate, show New User's other posts in the list

Sometimes, a new user will post a duplicate of an old question. When the duplicate close list is displayed, please could all the recent (3 week old) posts of a new user (less than 50 / 100 / another ...
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Fix wording of migration dialog: the reasoning is faulty

If you connect the phrasing of the several steps in the migration dialog, you get: This question is offtopic because it belongs on x.SE. These days, there are many sites with overlapping scopes so ...
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iOS app needs votes/flags remaining counts

The websites show, in the vote-to-close and flag dialogs, the number of votes or flags remaining. In the iOS app, however, there is no way that I can find to see how many close votes or flags I have ...
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Let us choose a close reason after a migration has been blocked

Currently, when we try to migrate a question but the asking user is blocked from asking questions on the target site, the system closes the question anyway. It always picks the blanket "this is ...
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Improved spacing in vote-to-close dialog

When voting to close a question that has multiple reasons the spacing between the preamble and the list of possibilities doesn't look appropriate: Understandably the unordered list in the top and the ...
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Drop-down list separating from migration dialogue box

When I was attempting to migrate a question, I started moving the box, and this is what happened: It does still respond to the mouse when I hover over it. Closing the box also close this list as ...
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When closing > off-topic add padding / spacing to make text more clear

When I mark a question to be closed / off topic I am presented with some reasons. Can we add some padding between each line so that the text doesnt appear so close to each other. For instance, look ...
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Links to the help in off-topic reason in closing and flagging dialogs became raw

as you can see (and click it to see some more raw links). This happened to all sites.
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Vote to close button disabled for switching after clicking custom offtopic reason textbox

There seems to be a minor bug that, when you click the custom offtopic reason text box directly, rather than the radio button that comes with it, switching to a different offtopic reason will keep the ...
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Ninja close-voting hindered by teensy drag area

It's great that the Close/Flag dialog boxes are draggable, so you can see the content behind them. However, it seems only a small portion is draggable: Can the bottom chunk of whitespace, and the ...
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I found your semicolon again

In Typo on the Close Votes review audit failure message, the blame is assigned to a semicolon misplaced during a game of "who can spin the wheel of blame the fastest". I asked in a comment: Did you ...
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Tell me why a close or flag option has been disabled!

As we know, it's not possible to flag upvoted posts as "very low quality", or vote-to-close as "belongs on another site" if the question is too old, but the system doesn't actually tell us that. If ...
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'Duplicate question' input has a placeholder problem

While voting to close a question as a duplicate (though admittedly I made a bad choice in the chosen duplicate) I pasted a URL into the text-input, which started out as: And, after pasting the URL, ...
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Fix unclickable dead-zones in modal dialog boxes

In the various modal dialog boxes around the site (for flagging, closing, etc.), users are typically presented with several options to chose from using a set of radio buttons. Problem The content in ...
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Close dialog blank in iOS app for unprivileged users

When selecting the "Close" option in the iOS app, the dialog pops up but is blank for low rep users. The dialog shouldn't exist in the first place for them, since their access is through the "Flag" ...
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Show topic information in migration dialog

When we close as "belongs to another site", that is migrate, we have to know (or guess) the appropriate target site. Please use the empty space and show the content of the selected target site's help/...
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Mark as duplicate, original being deleted and unconsistent dialog showing [duplicate]

I just saw this question: using sed command grab lines between n blocks that had been posted by the same user one hour ago. I marked as duplicate, but then the OP deleted the original, so now this is ...
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UI needs improvement when close vote has expired

The question is here - Get caret XY coordinates in text area. It's an exact duplicate of an older question. Apparently I voted to close it, but I don't see any number of votes in parentheses next to ...
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Links sometimes float above text in vote-to-close dialog on Firefox

While going through the close vote queue, I noticed something weird: For some reason, the "Super User" link text is positioned several pixels higher than the rest of the text. Apparently, this only ...
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Vote count missing in Close votes “off-topic because” dialog [duplicate]

The vote count for the off-topic reasons is missing in the close votes queue. Example: But after clicking on "off-topic because...": The count(s) for the off-topic votes should show on the second ...
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Casting the final closevote in the flagqueue causes the window to bug out

I couldn't find an existing post which surprises me considering this has been around for a while. Very easy to reproduce: go into the flag queue and perform the 5th closevote. This causes the 'Vote ...
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When entering custom close reason, Control+Return doesn't submit vote

Repro steps: Open the vote-to-close dialog. Navigate to Custom close reason. Type text. Press Control+Return Current behaviour: A wild newline appears! Expected behaviour: The close vote is ...
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Closure for questions asking for code [duplicate]

It seems I've fallen out of touch with closure options for "give me the codez" style questions; however, from the close dialog under off-topic because... I recall there being options such as: ...
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Close-as-duplicate search box is overeager to detect URL schemes

Please. If https everywhere is a URL, I'm a unicorn.                        &...
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Unable to close questions as duplicate: “an error has occurred; please try again”

I have been getting this for weeks when trying to close a question as duplicate. This happens on both OS X with Safari and on my iPad (3rd gen) in Safari. I also tried Chrome, same issue. I have been ...
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Press Return in Other reason

Why can't I submit a close vote with the "Other" reason by typing into the reason field and pressing Return? The reason otherwise seems like a comment prompt box, but Return just goes to the next line....
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Revisit the formatting of the code based off topic close reasons

I keep seeing the two code based off topic reasons used incorrectly. I think it is because people focus on the wrong part of the definition for the reason. This is mostly facilitated by the bold text ...
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Categories other than “off-topic” should allow custom close reasons

Custom close reasons are a great boon to Stack Exchange sites, allowing the community to provide more tailored advice to site-specific situations. Their big problem (aside from being limited to three ...
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Opening close vote dialog on a close voted question causes the app to crash

When trying to open the close vote interface on an already (self) close voted question, the app tends to close itself*. Steps to reproduce: Click close in the question menu Cast Close vote Wait for ...
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Misaligned Link Text in Close Dialog [duplicate]

In Stack Overflow question closing dialog, link texts like SSCCE.org, Super User were misaligned. The issue is happening, only if there is at-least one vote for that particular category. Issue 1: ...
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Flag Text is showing link instead of creating link

I went to flag a question as off topic. When I've selected it should be closed for another reason..., the link in the off-topic because... option isn't displaying properly.
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Baseline/alignment of close vote dialog text options

I've found this and this question about this issue, but one is a duplicate of the other and the other one is status-completed. The problem however still exists for me. As I am asuming that no-one will ...
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When is a comment not a comment? Off-topic close with custom reason (comment) yields auto-flag for commentless close

I closed this question as off-topic/other, adding a comment via the close dialogue. I'm a mod, so my close vote was binding. A moment later, I got an auto-flag on that post: "closed w/o comment". ...