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Questions tagged [flag-history]

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

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Flagged as duplicate no longer shows the link to duplicate question

Before the recent close reason change, a question flagged as duplicate is shown in the flag history like this: But now such flags no longer show the link to the duplicate question: Bonus: off topic ...
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Spam and offensive flags are not counted as helpful flags

Yesterday, the flags are broken on meta and wrong details are shown on both flagging history and flags count. That issue got solved, the flagging history is now seems fine. But, the helpful flag ...
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Timestamp in the flagging summary page comes twice

I just noted that the timestamp of post in the flag page (flagging summary) comes twice like this: As noted by @bluefeet it is related to this request, Here is the reason why it is related to ...
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What older flags/ where does the * point to?

In my flag history (https://stackoverflow.com/users/flag-summary/{userid}), I see: * older flags were not recorded helpful/declined What is this? Where does the asterisk point to? Should this ...
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Why my Flagged Posts page is empty?

I have 2 helpful flags in Stack Overflow profile. When I click on helpful flags link am not able to see any information of the target page. Why is it so? My Profile Page, My Flag Summary
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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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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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Helpful and declined comment flags don't add up to total on summary page

My comment flags summary on Stack Overflow and Meta are missing some flag results. I haven't flagged any comments recently enough for this to be a problem of flags not being handled. I think some of ...
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Flag summary improvements

I already read this question, but it is almost two years old. Maybe now is the time. To access the flag summary I usually: access the profile expand the profile info (I know my bio, so it is usually ...
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Comment(s) flagged in flag summary

As I was checking the status of my current flags, I noticed a new entry called "comments flagged". I had last flagged a comment in late February. According to Interpreting My Flagging History Sidebar, ...
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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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Change wording of “Your flagging history”

When you are viewing another user's flags, the flagging history column on the right still reads "Your flagging history", as if you are viewing your own flags. I suggest changing it to match the style ...
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What is this number in flag history? [duplicate]

I was reviewing my flagging history list and i saw a strange number after the question/answer I flagged. Have a look at in the image, Now such type of number is there in few flag posts, while ...
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What to do about long comment chats on canonical answers?

Occasionally* popular close-as-duplicate targets such as this question about comparing Strings in Java happen to have a long string of comments on them. While that's not necessarily a problem in ...
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What does the date in your flagging history refer to?

On the flag history page, does the date next to the reason for your flag refer to when you flagged the post or when the flag was marked as handled?
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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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All users should see their flag history as soon as they make a flag

This is described in more detail here. Rather than waiting for the first flag to be positively handled, as soon as a user makes a flag, they should be able to see a history of the flags they have ...
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Flagging history is not showing if we have only flagged comment [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can Flagged Comments please appear on the “Flag Summary” Screen? What does empty “Flagging Summary” page mean when “helpful flags” is “1”? Recently I flagged few comments in ...
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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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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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What did happen with my two flags?

I'm not getting exactly what is happening here You can see I had flagged 8 comments from that 4 are helpful and 2 are declined, but I'm not able to find what is the status of my other 2 flags? ...
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Is there a way to know if a moderator has addressed a flag? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I determine if a moderator has reviewed something I flagged Sorry if this is a duplicate. I recently had an answer migrated to SuperUser. I disagreed with the ...
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badge progress stats for flagged posts

For Flagging there are 3 badges available, First flagged post - Citizen Patrol Raised 80 helpful flags - Deputy Raised 500 helpful flags - Marshal We have Badge progress for reviewed task as ...
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How to check what flags were helpful [duplicate]

When I check my profile, I only get to see the info about flags begin helpful/declined for posts. It says that I've got e.g. 19 reported and 15 approved for comments but I don't get to see which ones ...
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Red background highlight for flagged posts - what does it mean?

Hard to phrase, so here a screenshot. I thought maybe it is related to topic being deleted. But found that only 1 of those 3 red ones were actually deleted. It does not seem to be related to votes. So ...
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Where is the flag count displayed on Stack Overflow profile?

Where in my Stack Overflow profile can I see the flags that I have raised? The flags raised are not shown under the activity tab. Edit: I can see the flag count, but not the posts that I have flagged....
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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 ...
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Link to flag summary is not shown if you have flagged for the first time but the flags have not been approved / rejected yet [duplicate]

I first experienced this today, when I flagged a question for the first time on the StackApps Q&A. When I had flagged the question, I went back to my profile where I couldn't find a link to my ...
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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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Comment flag limbo

I flagged an "increase your accept rate" comment as "not constructive" a couple of days ago, and the comment disappeared as soon as my flag was raised. I assumed there were other similar flags on the ...
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are comment flags supposed to be non-traceable? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How come comment flags are not listed in the flagging summary? when flagging a question or answer that action is traceable / visible by clicking on your flag count in your ...
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Confusing flag detail

When I see the flagging history in a user profile it's pretty confusing, the reason being: Marked as point 1 and 2 it shows what flags were deemed helpful. Why does it show it at both places? ...
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Why does “show flag history” show also the deleted comments?

When I click on "show flag history," I get a page that shows the flags raised for a post, together this any deleted comments. If the deleted comments are posted before the flags are raised, it's not ...
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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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Asking the community for a reality check on my flags

Lately a significant (to me) percentage of my flags have been declined by the mods. Examples: Compare Columns B and C then shift data flagged as: too localized This question is asking for a help ...
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Discrepancy in Spam Flags numbers in flagging history

On my flagging history on SO, I have the following spam flags numbers: 387 posts marked spam 377 deemed helpful 4 declined I have no recent spam flags that have not been handled. By 'recent', I mean ...
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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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My helpful flag count seems to be stuck at 80

On July 20th I earned the "Deputy" flag for hitting my 80th helpful flag. Slow clap, anyone? :-) Since then, no new flags show up on my flag summary (helpful, declined, or not yet addressed). I know ...
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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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Can a moderator's name be attached to a flag when it is actioned?

I have oftentimes flagged badly and am trying to learn what I should and shouldn't flag. However, when my flag is declined, I sometimes would like to go talk to the moderator who declined my flag and ...
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Can we get the flag history on the mobile version? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Provide the “helpful flags” link on the mobile site I've been flagging some posts through the mobile friendly version of SO and although there is no guarantee that ...
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Two replies to the same flag - what does this mean?

I recently flagged an answer as offensive. Just now in my "helpful" flags page I noticed two replies to the same flag: I'm fairly sure I did not submit an "invalid" flag (I don't think the ...
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Don't see the “helpful flags” link on my profile

I can see the helpful flags link in my SO profile. But I can't find it in meta profile. Is this normal? where can I find it?
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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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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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mystical flag with unusual properties

Sorry, if these questions are really basic, but I never really flagged anything until a few months ago, and I've still submitted less than a dozen flags. And I've just looked at my flagging summary ...
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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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Suggested cleanup and feature for user's “flagging history” page

Hooray! We've got our flagging history page with decision records and counts. It's a great start and I think it really does help, but I have a couple tweaks to propose. Atop similar requests (ex. ...
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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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May I have a list of just my declined flags? [duplicate]

There is a helpful summary of one's flags just to the right of one's flagging summary: Your flagging history 1024 moderator attention flags 1023 deemed helpful 1 declined 512 disputed 128 posts ...