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Only one flag option on some posts

I attempted to flag this answer as not an answer, but the flag dialog only has one option: "other (needs ♦ moderator attention)." I have run into that a couple of other times. Why is that? It's not ...
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Can we have a “reason” box if a user marks the flag as “it has invalid flags”?

Can we have a "reason" box just like we have "other" box which explains the moderator? The reason behind asking for such a feature is, many of the times, some answers which are flagged as "it has ...
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“It is a duplicate”… Duplicate [duplicate]

I was looking at this "Give Me Teh Codez" question and wanted to flag it, because it was clear there was no minimal understanding by the OP as to what he was doing. When I went to flag it, I was ...
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Flagging options for a question are hidden with Android browser [duplicate]

When I try to flag a question on Stackoverflow from my Android phone (Google Nexus 4) with the Chrome browser (up-to-date), the textarea to add an answer is displayed above the "flag" box. It only ...
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The flagging dialogue, from the review queue, seems badly ordered/grouped

While reviewing some flagged answers in the review queue there was one answer that seemed to have an undeserved flag, or flags. So, I pressed the button for the dialogue, up it popped and then I ...
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“Not an answer” allows double flagging?

I just flagged this answer as not an answer: But the Flag "it is not an answer" option is still available: I was expecting something like this:
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Android 4.3 Chrome flagging popup bug [duplicate]

When flagging a post with Chrome 30.0.1599.92 on Nexus 4 running Android 4.3, the popup goes below the textbox when choosing a flagging option which opens another popup, like this:
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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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Can't submit Custom -> Other flag after previous flag

I got a clear-cut Not An Answer in the review queue and flagged it as such. However, just before moving on, I noticed something else that I figured required Moderator attention. So I clicked my way ...
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Loading time of 3s for 'close'/'flag' link [duplicate]

How to reproduce (at least for me): Open a question (it musn't be closed yet) Clicking on 'close' shows me the loading animation (the rectangles) for about 3 - 4 seconds. Clicking on 'flag' also ...
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Significant delays when opening flag dialog?

I'm consistently receiving significant delays on Stack Overflow when opening the flag dialog on questions. Delays do not occur on any other StackExchange site I have checked. This started a couple ...
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Make clicking on duplicate in flag panel stay in menu

When you load the flag panel, select a post which is a duplicate itself, then click on the duplicate link (i.e. "this question is a exact duplicate of: ..."), it takes you out of the flag menu instead ...
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Mobile site flag popup box getting blocked [duplicate]

The mobile site flag question popup gets blocked by the answer text view. Unable to view and select few options. This happens for a question with no answers or comments. My device information ...
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Flag as duplicate breaks mobile layout [duplicate]

If I vote as duplicate the design is broken. It is much worse if the question has no answers yet, then the answer box has a higher z-index.
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Flagging dialogue obscured by rectangle on (some) mobile browsers [duplicate]

When flagging a question on the standard browser on android and chrome on android on a galaxy S3 the "second page" of the flagging dialogue is obscured by a white rectangle (see screen shot)....
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SO mobile site “Your Answer” textbox appears on top of flag dialog

The "Your Answer" textbox seems to be eating the flagging dialog as shown in Figure A.
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New flagging dialog has a duplicate for duplicate

We've changed the flagging format from today(AFAIK) as below, looks good. But, when I select it should be closed for another reason... I can see the same reason duplicate on the top. What ...
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Add UI feedback when successfully flagging a comment

When flagging a comment for some reason, no tooltip appears to say "Thanks, we'll take a look" or similar upon submitting the flag... just... nothing. Can you please add such a feedback so we know ...
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When flagging a question, I get a 404 error [duplicate]

Here is the question I'm attempting to flag as a duplicate. When I click on duplicate, a red popup comes up simply stating "404" (although I assume it's meant to respond with a "Done" or "Error" type ...
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When I flag a question as a duplicate it says 404 [duplicate]

We are having an error with the flag as duplicate radio box. It never fills out, but just says 404. If one of the developers could take a look at this, that would be great.
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Recommend Close -> Duplicates -> Search -> #Count# results

This may be related to Profile Bug - Answers Title Now Displays #~TotalAnswers# Answers, but its only answer claims that the buggy build never got past Meta, whereas I encountered this in the Low ...
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No, I haven't already raised this flag (not here, anyway)

So for whatever reason I was going through stackoverflow looking for questions that had slipped through the retag/migrate net. I found this question, which clearly didn't belong on SO, and probably ...
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“You have already raised this flag” Well, not really [duplicate]

After I joined the mob and flagged some spam on the Bitcoin Beta, for a poorly-understood reason, I went back to one of the questions I'd flagged and opened the flag dialog. There, I saw something of ...
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ToolTips of remaining flags and close votes

The ToolTip of the remaining flags in the FlagDialog displays flags remaining today, UTC The , UTC is in this case unnecessary and can be removed. The ToolTip of the CloseDialog is nearly correct ...
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How do I get a new question flagged for Migration to Programmers?

According to this old question, Programmers.SE was removed from the list of migration flag sites. As a normal user, what is the best way for me to indicate a question probably needs to be migrated to ...
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Flag dialog no longer draggable [closed]

Following the recent changes to the flagging system, it would appear that the flag dialog is no longer draggable. Can this be fixed? Edit: As noted by Aziz, it becomes draggable upon selecting the ...
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If I can't flag a post, don't wait until after I've typed an explanation to tell me so

I flagged a post today, typed out a fairly thorough explanation, clicked the button... and got told that I'd already flagged this post (for something else, which I'd forgotten about) so this flag wasn'...
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Does flagging a question as duplicate require that the original must have an answer? [duplicate]

Today was my first attempt at flagging a question as a duplicate. When I stepped through the flagging wizard, I noticed the comment below the "duplicate" choice that says "This question has been asked ...
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Stop middle mouse button from closing the flag dialog

I recently spent a couple of minutes writing a message to the diamond moderators, only to lose it when I middle clicked outside the flag dialog to activate autoscroll and the dialog unexpectedly ...
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Hide close dialog only on left-click mouseup, not mousedown or right-click [duplicate]

This happens quite often: Notice a question in the "related" pane that I have confirmed or know is a duplicate of this question Click on close → duplicate The duplicate is not on the list Right-...
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New way to close a flagging dialog

Due to a recent change, you can close flagging (and closing) dialogs by clicking anywhere on the page, except the dialog itself.1 Let me be the first to say that I find this pretty annoying. It is ...
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Jumpy flag dialog

I have found a bug with the movement of the flagging dialog. Click "flag" on my post. Click "It doesn't belong here, or it is a duplicate." Move the flag dialog somewhere else. Click "Flagging" (in ...
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Cancelling flagging leads to broken flagging dialog

Closing the flagging dialog can lead to a situation where it is broken until the page is reloaded. It can be reproduced like this: Press flag on a question. Select it doesn't belong here, or it is a ...
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Don't change the transparency for dialogs shown on posts with a score lower than −2

If you flag a comment for a post with score of at least −3, for example this one (the links is for Stack Overflow's 10k users), the dialog box will appear as in the following screenshot. It would be ...
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“Flag” button is disabled when the “other” reason has been chosen [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Flag a Question dialog bug Steps to reproduce: Find a question or an answer Click flag and choose "it needs moderator attention" » "other". Click "it ...
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Proposed improvement to flagging, for answers

Currently the Flag feature, on answers, offers five choices. Three of them request moderator attention: Not an answer Very low quality "Other" In the spirit of reducing the burden on moderators, and ...
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Flag a Question dialog bug

I was attempting to flag a question which is when I came across a strange thing. I clicked the flag link which opened a Dialog where it asked for options like "very low quality" and "other" radio ...
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Flagging a multipart question with multiple duplicates

I know that the issue of flagging a question that has more than one duplicate has been brought up before, but what is the protocol for flagging a multipart question where each part has its own ...
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Give comment box for 'invalid flag' option

When marking a flag as invalid, there should be a text box, so some logic can be given. For example, it someone marked it 'not an answer', and I want to state why it is.
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Add a warning to the “low quality” flag option

Something to the effect of "Flagging a question/answer for Low Quality should be reserved for extreme cases only. If you can edit this question to make it better, please do so."
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Bring flag dialog in front of flag ack. boxes

Sometimes there are multiple answers to a question that need flagging. The 'Thanks...' acknowledgement box that persists after the first flag can float in front of the dialog for the next flag, ...
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“Unable to load popup” when trying to flag posts

I seem not to be able to flag anything on this computer. Whenever I click flag, I receive the little orange box saying “Unable to load popup - please try again (click on this box to dismiss)”. I use ...
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Why is the flag option “it doesn't belong here” missing?

I'm trying to flag a question for closing in Stack Overflow. Why is "It does not belong here.. doesn't belong here because.." missing in the flag menu for Stack Overflow? The same is present on ...
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The flag dialog under bad posts has gray text [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: The flag pop up on heavily downvoted answers has grey text When answers get downvoted enough, their text turns gray. Unfortunately, the gray text style carries over to the ...
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Flag dialog radio button sometimes fails to be selected

Sometimes, the main radio button for "it needs moderator attention" in the flagging dialog doesn't get selected even when one of the needs-mod-attention reasons is chosen. Submitting flags when that ...
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The new, fancier flag dialog doesn't allow full backtracking [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Back button missing in new flagging menu The improved flagging dialog is fancy and shiny and nice, no question about it, but it contains a small navigation problem. More than ...
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Could we make the new flagging dialog draggable maybe? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: New flagging dialogue gets in the way I like the new and improved flagging dialog, but could you maybe make it draggable? It covers up the item that you are trying to flag, ...
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The new flagging dialog gets in the way

The old flagging dialog box politely "stepped aside" or wasn't so big that it prevented a quick re-scan of a post and possibly a copy/paste of things in the post you wanted to highlight to the mods. ...
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Clicking the flag button twice on a post occludes the text box

Click on the flag button Click on Requires Moderator attention Click on the flag button again . Profit! http://img194.imageshack.us/img194/97/bugbp.png

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