Questions tagged [flag-history]

The flagging summary page shows a summary of the flag history for currently logged-in user.

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How to read the flagging summary?

The new flagging summary (click on your number of helpful flags in your profile) is cool, however some posts have a gray background, some don't. What does it mean? example:
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Allow moderators to reply to a flag

Many times, I see a flag (generally a custom one), and wish to reply to it. A common type is the "Convert to CW" flag that rears its head at times (it is helpful, since it leads to me closing the post,...
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Flagging summary improvement: filters

Here is my flagging summary on SU: Your flagging history 32 posts flagged as requiring moderator attention 2 are waiting for review 3 were marked valid 1 were marked invalid (older flags ...
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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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Can we make new flag responses more visible?

When looking at my flag-responses page, it's not always easy to tell what's new. Sometimes flags take a while to resolve, so I might have one farther down the page that only now got resolved. ...
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Where can I see my flag count / history?

Is there a section or page that lists my flag count and / or history?
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More informative flagging history for comments

When we enter the flagging history for our account through the number link in our profile, we get a nice list of flagged questions/answers, and on the right a summary of the number of helpful, ...
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What does “active” mean in my flagging summary page?

My flagging summary page displays "active" for a particular flag that seems to be not actioned yet. What does that mean?
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Categorized views in past flags (helpful/declined/disputed)

I like to know it when I do or see something wrong. So I really like our flagging history (x moderator attention flags, y deemed helpful, z declined, etc.) I specifically find the declined / disputed ...
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Where can I find the flagging summary on my profile?

I cannot find the flagging summary on my user profile. I have seen many questions about flagging system: May I have a list of just my declined flags?, What does empty "Flagging Summary" ...
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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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What does empty “Flagging Summary” page mean when “helpful flags” is “1”?

When I visit my profile page, I see "helpful flags 1" where "1" is a hyperlink to the "Flagging Summary" page. So, when I click "1", I get the "Flagging Summary" page and I see the page mostly empty. ...
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What happens if I flag a question that gets closed?

I flagged a question with 4 close-votes. It looks like a fifth person came and closed the question. Under flag weight, there seemed to be no effect but the response was none. What exactly does that ...
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Make it clear what exactly we flagged

In the flag summary page, we see now all kinds of flags we submitted including comment flags that until recently were not visible in the summary except for raw number on the side. That's all good. ...
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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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Timestamps for spam and offensive flags not shown

In the flagging summary page /users/flag-summary/<id>, the timestamp that the flag is raised for spam and offensive flags are not shown. Is this status-bydesign or a bug? I can't think of ...
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Flagging history doesn't show anything when the only flags being cast are spam flags

Today I've helped flag a lot of spam for this: SPAM deluge over at WebApps (and pretty much all over SE). When I've visited my profile on WebApps to see my flag history of flag, the information about ...
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Can Flagged Comments please appear on the “Flag Summary” Screen?

As per the question title. Comment Flags are not longer affecting flag weight, so this request is now useless.
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Can we get a Flag-History for chat's moderator attention flags?

I checked my Chat-Profile to see whether I can find something similar to the main-site flag-history for chat-flags, but didn't find anything. I recently had the (dis)pleasure of regularly having to ...
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Flagging history should include comment flags

Whenever I tag a comment, I haven't got the faintest idea if someone has reacted on it or not. Once, it took two days before a comment I flagged was deleted. In the meantime, I actually don't know if ...
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Checking if your comment flags have been acted upon?

Even though comment flags don't count towards your flag weight, I think it would be nice to add them into your flagging history so we can still see if they were acted upon or not. Could the flagging ...
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Why are flags on posts that are several years old not reviewed as quickly as recent ones?

When I flag posts from several years ago, the flag seems to be never reviewed, unlike recent posts which can reviewed within minutes. I have >10 case like things with flagging things written more than ...
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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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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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Old flags appear as “pending”

All my flags that were raised before April 2011 are marked as "active", except spam/offensive flags which are marked helpful: Checking some, they were obviously helpful (e.g. post deleted as ...
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Impossible to localize flag summary page title

As far as I see filtering flags on the flag summary page uses simple words combining to create a full sentence as a title. E.g. title for helpful flags on comments: Such approach is completely ...
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Why was my flag marked “scheduledtaskinvalidated”?

I know that there are three reasons with which a flag can be dismissed: helpful, declined, or disputed. However, I recently came across this fourth one: It has been pointed out to me that this could ...
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How come comment flags are not listed in the flagging summary?

I realize comments are not as important as questions or answers, but since they're included in your flagging history, shouldn't they also be listed?
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Missing entry in flagging history

I happened to glance upon my flagging history and I realized that there was an entry missing from the spam section in it. I had marked 6 posts as spam, out of which 4 were deemed helpful and 1 was ...
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Flag time is missing in Spam type flag [duplicate]

Here is screen shot of my recent flag history, As we can see that after handling of flag by moderator each flag is showing the time when I flagged that post. But in case of flag like "Spam" or "...
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Why has my flag weight stopped at 300? [duplicate]

I know 300 is not the cap, so this is not a duplicate question. My flag weight stopped at exactly 300 a few days ago, at the same time I gained the privilege to Cast close and reopen votes, so I'm ...
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Number of helpful flags appearing different

The User Profile Page shows how much helpful flags a user has raised. Clicking on that number redirects to another page that shows the complete details of the flags, their number, helpful, declined, ...
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Add ability to get flag status via API

As a companion to my other feature request regarding flag statuses, and a previous feature request for the same thing, I would like to request the ability to get a flag's status via the API. There ...
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Clarify Flagging History Stats

Right now the flagging history stats are kind of lumped together visually. I'd like to suggest an easy to implement enhancement that would make reading the flagging history stats easier. By adding ...
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Flag-summary page is *mostly* responsive, but post titles overflow into the stats box

I see this on my flag-summary page: At first I thought this was because not all pages on the site are responsive yet, but this one (otherwise) seems to be. The stuff on the main part of the page re-...
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Link comment flags in the flag history page to the flagged comment, if it still exists

Note: This is not the same as Make comment flags link to the comment, which is about the moderator tool. I am talking about the flag history page that is accessible through the user profile at https://...
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At flag history page add a link to filter by retracted (“self-removed”) flags

Since October 2015 flag history page provides filters for various flag outcomes: links which can be used to easily see declined, disputed, helpful, etc outcomes of your flags... These changes ...
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Should I be able to see the first few lines of a deleted post from my flag summary section?

I don't have enough rep to view deleted posts yet. So should I be able to see the first few lines of a post via the tooltip?: (ie. rolling over the titile of a post gives you a tooltip with the first ...
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Permanent Flag Weight History Link on User Profile

The link to the user's flagging history should always be available to them (but not to the public) in their profile. Example for my profile: Flagging History At the moment, the link isn't displayed ...
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Why does my flag limit get reduced day by day?

For the past two days I was reviewing Stack Overflow Q&A. And I came across this concept. The first day I was able to flag 41 posts. And after that I got the warning that "You can flag only 41 ...
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“Declined in the last 7 days” confusingly appears to list only flags cast in the last seven days

The flag ban system does its calculations using the dates that flags are handled, not when they are cast. When at least 10 flags have been handled in the last 7 days, if more than 25% of those flags ...
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Show totals for “aged away” flags on profile's flag-summary page

On my profile flag-summary page (aka flag-history), the current flagging history only shows total flags, total helpful, and total declined. This leaves a gap in the numbers for the ones "aged away". ...
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Feedback/suggestions for new flagging page in user profile

Recently the flagging page of the user profile received an overhaul: Do you have any feedback or suggestions for these changes?
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What does the little number following “closed” signify in flag history?

I'm not quite sure what to search for on this, but I noticed a little number on one (and only one, so I couldn't pinpoint a trend) of my flags in my flag history. The text appears as follows: ...
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No “waiting for review” for comment flags

Let me explain using screenshot and Free Hand Red Circles and Arrows: As comment flags are now fully showing in the summary, I would expect the same behavior by showing how many are still active.
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Flag history shows different formatting for answers and questions

Here is an excerpt of the four most recent entries in my flag history on Meta.SE: It seems like questions have a larger font size than answers (for no apparent reason) and removed posts are shaded (...
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Change flag-summary page wording “moderator attention flags” to “total flags”

On the flag-summary page (aka flag-history), the wording "moderator attention flags" is very misleading, as this total is not "flag for moderator attention", as the name suggests. It is a total of ...
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My flagged posts count is missing one

My flagged post count on stackoverflow is missing one. I have managed to find the single flag by executing https://stackoverflow.com/users/flag-summary/83039?group=1&status=1 It is a very old ...
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Add new titles “Spam” and “Comments” on flag-summary page

On the flag-summary page (aka flag-history), currently all the flag totals and history fall under one single title - "Your flagging history". However, the total flag count ("moderator attention ...
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How can I determine if a moderator has reviewed something I flagged

I was a bit frustrated after having two questions closed on SO one was claimed to be too general one was too specific. Fortunately I got what I needed/ was hoping to get from the questions but after ...