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Questions tagged [privileges-page]

Privilege page is in the form /help/privileges, e.g. http://stackoverflow.com/help/privileges. Where to see the list of all privileges on the site and the privileges you have gained.

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“Not a tab” symbol should be added to the “privileges” link in profile page

Due to opening a link “Privileges” in the profile page settings as a new page (not a tab of profile page), there should be a special symbol like for “Question Subscriptions” link:
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Comment flag dialog recent UI change to be updated in Flag Posts privilege page

Recently the UI changed for the flagging comments dialog. In the privileges page for the Flag Posts, the old UI image is still being used for the Comment section. Can the new UI be displayed on all ...
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Comment flag recent UI change is not updated in the flag posts privilege page

The UI behavior of the comment flag is recently changed. ie., the comments flag option is appearing always. But in all the site's "Flag Posts" ( https://<site-name>/help/privileges/flag-posts) ...
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Meta privilege says site switcher is on the left

If you look at the privilege "participate in meta" on any site (example) you'll see this (emphasis added): The link [to meta] also appears in the Stack Exchange site switcher (top left in the ...
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New UI for flagging comments to be updated in Flag Posts privilege page

Recently the UI changed for flagging comments. In the privileges page for the Flag Posts, the old UI image is still being used for the Comment section. Can the new UI be displayed on all Stack ...
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Why does Meta Stack Exchange have privileges that don't have any effect? [duplicate]

On Meta Stack Exchange, I've noticed two privileges that don't make any difference on this site, but that are still listed on the privilege page. One of these is the reduced ads privilege. This ...
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Clarify that normal users cannot undelete questions deleted by moderators

When moderators delete posts, they cannot be undeleted by non-moderators. The "undelete" link still appears for 10K+ users, though, but it produces an error tooltip when used. That fact doesn't seem ...
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Update privilege page so it doesn't claim I can answer protected questions while I can't

The privilege page tells me I can answer protected questions, but I still can't answer protected questions on The Workplace. I know it is because of the association bonus (also here); I have more than ...
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Screenshots for privileges page

Most of the screenshots on privileges pages are outdated. Shouldn't they be replaced with screenshots of the new design? Example 1: Set Bounties: Current Image Updated Image Example 2: Create Tag ...
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Rename “view close votes” to reflect what it actually means

The privilege "view close votes" is very confusingly named. It's not actually about viewing much of anything, since any votes you can view are only as a side effect of being able to cast votes, and it ...
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Invalid image example on Established User help page

On the StackOverflow page about Established User privileges, it shows 2 pictures of usercards, one of which are supposed to expand. Um... there's not really a (visible) difference is there...
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Bug: Triage not explained in “Access Review Queues” privilege [closed]

As far as I can see, the privilege to access review queues also gives you access to "Triage". This fact is missing here: https://stackoverflow.com/help/privileges/access-review-queues
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Update “Create Tags” documentation to be accurate about permissible tag lengths

/help/privileges/create-tags reads as follows: Simply enter a new tag with your question and it will be created. When creating your new tag, bear in mind that tags ... must be shorter than ...
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Update “Create Tags” documentation for sites that permit Unicode tags

/help/privileges/create-tags reads as follows on all sites: Simply enter a new tag with your question and it will be created. When creating your new tag, bear in mind that tags ... must be ...
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Add gold tag badge privileges to a user's Privileges page

I think it would be very handy to have a users 'privileges' page (what you see when you go to /help/privileges) also show the user's gold tag badge privileges. Currently it just lists the reputation-...
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Can we add a link to the chat “FAQ” page in the description of the privilege?

A lot of new chat users (myself included) begin by asking someone in the room how to use the chat system. I think an easy-to-find link to the chat "Frequently Asked Questions" page would help people ...
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Link to the flag history page on the flagging privilege page

Users with 15 reputation points are told that they can flag posts. This is great, and is a big part of helping the community moderate their sites. However, some people have noticed that some users ...
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Clicking “privileges” on another user's profile should not show me my own privileges

As a moderator, when I access any user's profile I am greeted with the following menu at the top of the page: When I click "edit" I am able to edit that user's profile. When I click "preferences" ...
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Can we make 10k rep privilege pictures look more professional?

On every SE site, on the 10k privilege description page in Help there are these screenshots: Could we make them look a bit more professional? Or is it some kind of tradition, like the lowercase glory ...
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Clarification on “How do I propose or vote on tag synonyms?”

On https://stackoverflow.com/help/privileges/suggest-tag-synonyms, we got: Users with this privilege and a total answer score of 5 or more on the tag, can suggest tag synonyms. Users with a total ...
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Reference /tags?tab=new in the moderator tools privilege description

The moderator tools privilege description references the the list of new tags in the stats tool. It would be better to reference the “new” tab in the tags page, which includes tag wiki excerpts and ...
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Privileges page cites meta as meta.stackoverflow.com

Help Center > Privileges > participate in meta says: Our meta naming convention is standard across all sites. The meta site for this site resides at: http://meta.stackoverflow.com The link ...
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Outdated link on Privileges page

On the Privileges page Create tag synonyms, there is a link that isn't longer valid: The goal is to save manual retagging work by making the retagging automatic for common tag mistakes. manual ...
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Moderator tools privileges page on Beta sites

See the "Access To Moderator Tools" page on a beta site (example), where it references delete votes: How many times can I vote to delete per day? At 10k, you can cast 5 delete votes per day. ...
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Meta privilege pages blank [closed]

Privilege pages on real meta sites (meta.*.stackexchange.com/help/privileges), such as the Arqade one or SFF seem to be blank. Their non-meta counterparts all seem to be working with the milestones, ...
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Review privilege description error in help center [duplicate]

The help center says the following on the review privilege: But there are no first posts and late answers queues on MSO:
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The 10k privileges page needs revision to introduce users to *where* the 10k tools are

A few days ago, I reached the 10k mark on another Stack Exchange site - and for the first time on any Stack Exchange site (yay!). I read through the moderator privileges page that morning. And it didn'...
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Allow privileges links to be clicked without JavaScript

On a privileges page, each of the privileges are only clickable when JavaScript is enabled, even though they simply link the user to another page. Can we wrap each of the div.privilege-table-rows with ...
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Privilege highlighting flips back and forth without moving mouse

I want to report a bug on the privilege page on Stack Overflow. The bug only occurs on Chrome. Below are steps to reproduce: Access to the privilege page Hover mouse to right middle of lines as the ...
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“Flag Posts” privilege wiki needs some updates

The flag window screenshot on the "Flag Posts" privilege wiki is outdated now with the recent changes to the flag dialogue. In addition a few of the flag reasons are now outdated and need some editing ...
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Meta Meta Privilege [duplicate]

I just took a look at meta today and noticed something weird in the meta privileges. If you look at the meta privilege list, you can see that at 5 rep you can participate in meta. I know that there is ...
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Are the icons used on the WMD editor on Stack Overflow going to be changed?

Are the icons used for the WMD editor shown on Stack Overflow going to be changed? The reason I am asking is that the Hyperlink icon shown on the "Remove New User Restrictions" privilege page on ...
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Display every upcoming privilege instead of just one of them on the privileges page

This may seem trivial, but it appears on all SE sites, and possibly affect many users. Page in question: https://meta.stackoverflow.com/help/privileges When the next privilege level has two ...
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Really minor inaccuracy in the create tag synonyms description

I just noticed this: Uhh.. Wait a minute - am I deciding? I'm not a moderator, so no, I am not. I am helping. Therefore, we should change it, within six to eight weeks, to this: Please? It bugs me. ...
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Is the description for 'Moderation' on the privs page accurate?

I just noticed this block of text on this page in the right coluomn. Moderation Help decide what questions and answers float to the top or participate in suggesting new features. ...or ...
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Smaller Image on Retag Questions privileg [duplicate]

The image on Retag Questions for displaying tags can be smaller. It is displayed in its full width of 1374px.
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Where is the reputation list required for permissions to do stuff on Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

I would like to know how many reputation points I need to perform each possible task in Stack Overflow. Is there a publicly available page on Stack Overflow from where I can get this information?
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Typo “Aside form” in Privileges - Edit Questions and Answers page

There is a typo in the first sentence of the last paragraph of the MSO Edit Questions and Answers privilege description: Aside form reviewing suggested edits, the low quality posts queue is also ...
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Does the view close votes privilege include reopen votes?

According to the view close votes privilege page you can view close votes on your own question and vote to close/reopen your own questions with 250 reputation. Nowhere does it state whether you can ...
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Privilege pages show accept rate in screenshots

On the following two pages, the screenshots show a usercard with the ##% accept rate still listed. Since the accept rate feature has been removed, the screenshots are now inaccurate: https://...
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Alignment issues on privileges page [duplicate]

The percentages are improperly aligned for me on the Privileges page, as seen below. It only happens with 3 or 4 of them because they are too long. If the sidebar were about 15px wider and the ...
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Privilege wiki of “Remove new user restrictions” promises too much

After reading this question I took a look at the "Remove new user restrictions" privilege wiki page. The current version (Revision 10) of this page is misleading somehow in my opinion. Access to ...
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Error in the page on Privileges (in the tag synonyms section)

In Suggest and vote on tag synonyms, the paragraph captioned "How do I propose or vote on tag synonyms?" has this: Any suggested synonyms for the tag will appear below that which up and down arrows so ...
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Demand that page about a privilege is read to get privilege

It is only now that I realize how detailed the https://stackoverflow.com/privileges pages are. When I received the corresponding privileges I never looked up the corresponding page. I rather used the ...
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Update image in the privileges page's “Access to Moderator Tools” section

Am I the only one who thinks that the image in the Access to moderator tools page looks very unprofessional? Are those really the best arrows we can come up with?
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Please change title of “create tag synonyms” privilege page

The title of the create tag synonyms privilege is currently: Suggest and vote on tag synonyms This is misleading, since voting on a synonym requires only net score of 5 or more on the tag. Can ...
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A typo on “Set a bounty on a question” privilege description page

Privilege: Set a bounty on a question Section: When does a bounty expire? If you do not award the bounty within 24 hours of the bounty period ending, half the bounty value will be automatically ...
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If I see a typo on a privilege description page, am I expected to inform SO?

If I see a typo on a privilege description page (or anywhere else), am I expected to inform moderators somehow? Or have I an opportunity to suggest these edits?
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Is this part correct in the “When should I propose a tag synonym?”, can I see an example?

I recently read the Create Tag Synonyms privilege, and found this: When should I propose a tag synonym? Whenever you see questions being repeatedly tagged with the wrong or incorrect tag -- ...
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achievements: goals when you can do more [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Where is the link to my privileges page? On Stack Overflow it isn't possible to see, as far as I know, how many percent you got of your current "rank" and when you will get ...