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Questions tagged [review]

For questions about the /review path where users can view and act on posts by other users that the system thinks may need attention.

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Allow me to use the standard keyboard shortcuts for closing a question in the review queues

It's almost impossible to review Close Votes from the review queues without a mouse. For accessibility purposes, it would be much better if the same keyboard shortcuts that you'd use from the ...
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Skipping reviews suffices for gaining the Peacekeeper hat

Yesterday, I performed a smashing four reviews on Graphic Design, but I skipped through further nineteen of them (mod-only link). Still, I got the Peacekeeper hat. I reproduced this on English ...
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How many suggested edits have been overturned and by whom?

For more than a year and half, authors and moderators have been able to override suggested edits. Well, what better excuse than being near new years' to get some data. So, how many times have the ...
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Is the behavior of a user concerning audits used to decide whether they will get audits?

Suppose that I fail to pass several review audits in a short time span. Will the system take that into account, in the sense that more of my reviews will be audits? I mean, in order to check whether ...
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Suggested edit review instructions mistakenly indicate that 5k+ users can improve tag wiki suggested edits

I was looking through some suggested edits and saw some for tag wikis, and one needed a small but pertinent change. The instructions initially indicate that this is possible, but then offer no edit ...
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Flagging a comment doesn't count as a review [duplicate]

While reviewing First Posts or Late Answers if you upvote a comment, it counts as "reviewed". If you flag a comment (for any reason) it doesn't count. Is this intentional? Any particular reason ...
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Bug when reaching pending edit limit while doing review tasks [duplicate]

First of all, this is NOT a duplicate of Editing a post with a pending edit after already reviewing 20 edits. Sometimes, I contribute to the community proposing some edits, and then I keep on ...
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How can I see all the reviews done today in any queue?

I've noticed that when you go to the homepage for any review queue (here for instance), it shows the top 20 reviewers and how many reviews they've done for the current day. However, I want to see all ...
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In Stack Overflow en español, review audits do not show in the activity tab

On October 2018, review audits were activated in Stack Overflow en español. They have been working well and we all are very happy. However, I noticed that audit reviews do not show in the activity ...
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Add warning message for answers being edited from the LQP queue

Recently came across a NAA post, and flagged it as such: While it was in the queue, it was edited out of the queue, and still remained a question, and thus needed to be manually flagged to the ♦ mods ...
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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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Elements on review stat popup overlap window rectangle

On MSE (English): On ruSO (Russian): On jaSO (Japaneese): On ptSO (Portuguese): On esSO (Spanish): Also note that progress indicator (white/green line) is not centered between ...
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Hide obtained and/or irrelevant badges from badge progress review queue

There's a badge progress popup in the review queue, which (independently of the queue you're in) shows your progress towards the Civic Duty, Copy Editor and Electorate badges. Unlike the badge ...
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Award additional badges for above 2,000 review tasks

While some gold badges are cumulable without huge effort, like Famous Question (10,000 views) or Great Answer (score of 100), it seems that the time spent in reviewing cannot be rewarded anymore past ...
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Can I ask if an algorithm I wrote is a new one (unique) and ask for review / feedback here?

Was wondering if I can post details of a sorting algorithm variation I wrote and get feedback on my understanding of it, whether its really unique and so on. If not, is it possible to suggest a place ...
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Could we have the ability to flag a question as “answers are out of date”? [duplicate]

I've often come across very popular questions (usually on Stack Overflow) whose answers date back as far as 2008, even though the question is still relevant today as 2019 approaches. It has ...
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Why is the [I'm Done] button unavailable after only flagging comments in the First Posts review queue?

I just flagged two comments during a review of a question in the First Posts queue (on another SE site). Then I wanted to select the button I'm Done, but it's unavailable (I can only select No action ...
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Review queue icons bug [duplicate]

I just noticed today in the review queue (I saw it in GD.SE and M&TV.SE) that the user icons dropped below the correspondent review queue instead of being on the right side in the same row. That ...
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Some sites' review pages are now poorly wrapped, resulting in wasted space and a scrollbar

Update from Shog9: Also affects Aviation, Cooking... Probably everything on the "not yet in progress" list here: meta.stackexchange.com/questions/314979/… - I've passed this on to the devs. – Shog9 ...
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Should 1-off bad reports in First Post/Late Post queue be reported?

Say we have this review: This is an obviously bad review here, as the post should have at least been met with a flag/comment, as this is clearly NAA. My question boils down to the following: Should ...
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Also show reputation and badges on review subpages

The answer to the question "Why are rep and badges now collapsed on Safari iPad?" explains that for narrower viewports, your reputation and badges are not shown in your topbar. As a sample, in my case,...
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What should be done here on Meta in case the close vote queue gets filled with questions?

Currently, there are a lot of old SO-specific meta questions laying around on this site, asked back when this site used to accept them, before the MSO-MSE split. While many of these have been closed ...
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Rephrase low-quality-posts comment about “reputation required to comment”

https://stackoverflow.com/review/low-quality-posts has an option to select a comment This is commentary on another post, not an answer. “This does not provide an answer to the question. Once ...
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How to get to the “leave closed/reopen/etc” dialogue window of a question in the reopen queue?

I suspect this has been explained somewhere, but I could not find it. Apparently I have never needed to do the following before, so I lost my way. Anyway, here's what happened at Math.SE today. ...
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Flagging a question in a different language

I spend a lot of time in the Triage. More and more I am seeing questions that are in a different language, I have been flagging these questions as "off topic/unclear what you are asking" and leaving a ...
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Don't invalidate spam or abuse flags upon review deletion

This post was a blatant spam post, initially seeming like a bare link to a Google Drive file, but that was actually a misleading link that went to a spam site (the actual link URL was different from ...
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I can edit a question and have it change, but if I approve an edit from another, this is not enough to make the change happen

I don't need further approvers for my edits on Stack Overflow, but if I approve another person's edit (which is often the edit I wanted to make), the edit needs to wait for more approvers. Can ...
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Will you introduce (or do you already have) a deletion review process?

I recently contributed an answer to a question on a Stack Exchange site which clearly helped the OP solve the problem they were having, and in the easiest possible way, but did so using a free third ...
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When reviewing, indicate if a user has multiple answers on this question

Just now, I came across these two answer in review, in this order. https://scifi.stackexchange.com/review/late-answers/133351 https://scifi.stackexchange.com/review/late-answers/133349 As you can ...
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Review queues left menu bug

I want to report a bug in the layout in the review queues. As you can see there is a scroll bar on the bottom, so it's not responsive. That's not the problem. When I scroll to the right, the left ...
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Should the user's name be shown as part of review audits, or some other non-confusing alternative?

I was shown the below answer as part of "First Post" reviews. https://stackoverflow.com/a/52477657/9134487 The name was shown as a different user, with a recent timestamp, and with 0 upvotes. Though,...
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Marking questions which are posted as answers as “Looks OK”

Sometimes, while reviewing the Low Quality Posts queue, I get 4-5 consecutive answers which are actually a question. And by mistake I think is as a question that needs editing and do the same, marking ...
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Allow suggesting edits in the Close Votes review queue on beta sites

On Beta sites, you get the Close/Reopen privilege at 500 reputation, before the Edit privilege (1000 reputation). This means that the Edit button, which is normally visible in the Close Votes review ...
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How can someone review a late answer which was reviewed hours before? [duplicate]

I am quite confused by this sitution. At the time that I am writing, it states that: Review completed 9 hours ago:; two lines below, it says that a certain user “reviewed this 9 hours ago”...
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Enable keyboard shortcuts in review queues

I'm using the keyboard shortcuts quite often to vote posts up or down, and flagging or close-voting them. In the review queues, especially the First Posts and Late Answers, where these kind of ...
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Can we have more explanatory auto-comments when voting to close from review?

Right now, the delete-reasons and accompanying auto-comments on the VLQ-queue are as follows. No comment needed This is commentary on another post, not an answer "This does not provide an ...
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How can we solve the problem of misinformed reopen reviews as a result of edits during the review process?

A common problem I've noticed in the reopen review queue is that if an edit is made while the review task is active, the task's view shown changes from the question to a diff view of the edit. This ...
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Disabled buttons not visible in /review on some sites

On some sites, when using the review queues, the button which is disabled (because it's not compatible with your (lack of) actions so far) has become invisible: (MathOverflow) (Puzzling Stack ...
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Don't show “my review history” link or change it to “full review history” if I'm already on it

We have question about similar issue for users with rep < 10k (those members can't see full history, so there is no sense to show them "my review history" link at all): Don't show the 'my ...
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While reviewing “The Late answers” should we compare it to other answers?

When I was reviewing the Late answers on Stack Overflow I "failed" on the following audit question: Which happened to be just a copy and paste of the of the accepted and well-received answer My ...
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Review queue tests WAY too easy to spot [duplicate]

I've been helping with the review queues, and everyonce in a while we get those: This was only a test, designed to make sure you were paying attention... But what I noticed is that those take a ...
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Review Notification, but no Reviews?

I was on Worldbuilding today when I saw the notification symbol on the review button in the top bar. I clicked on the button, and saw this: This isn't the first time this has happened either. I don'...
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Is it possible to find out whether a post got into the LQP review queue by an automated process or by manual flagging?

When a post appears in the review queue, it is possible to find out whether it was picked by software or whether it has been flagged manually? I recall seeing this message on some posts in the Low ...
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Let users editing a question know if editing it would add it to the reopen queue

This is sort of similar to Let reviewers know if a suggested edit will push the question into the reopen queue, which was positively received, but was declined for technical reasons. I propose that ...
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Stack Overflow UI Review Queues buttons shifted and hidden out of the screen

This happens apparently because of scrolling and because the windows is wider than the whole content. So, often the last button(s) (like Skip) not seen and unaccessible.
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Review Queue badge list displays unrelated badge

For some reason I'm unable to upload or add the screenshot as an image for this. I get a message about an error with imgur. Here's the screenshot link: In the review queue, you can hover over badge ...
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Allow edits by flaggers to push to the reopen queue under appropriate circumstances

Example The following events happened to this question: The question was asked being in a very unclear state (IMHO). I flagged the question for closure (not having the close privilege) due to being ...
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Can VLQ flags on answers raised by >2k rep users count as recommend-deletion votes instead of behaving like regular flags? [duplicate]

I've crossed 2k rep on a site and I frequently use the VLQ review queues there. However, I've noticed that there's no change in the system's behavior when I raise VLQ flags: my flags are simply sent ...
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Thirty reopen votes in one day

We’re normally limited to 20 reopen votes per day. I was working my way through the queue today, reached 20, it gave me another one. Okay, weird, whatever, I kept going. Reached 30. Looked around on ...
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I came across a review item from my family member. What should I do?

I think this is somewhat a rare case. We are allowed to invite friends and family members to join an Area 51 proposal and contribute to the proposal. We can also share a link to Social media plat ...