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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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Is there a time limit in the review queues?

It just happened the other day that I was doing some reviews on Stack Overflow and just when I opened a queue I got called away from the computer. I didn't skip the review nor did I close the tab/...
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The current item is automatically skipped if exited review page and re-open it [duplicate]

I am reviewing something when I accidentally press the site logo, which brings me to the front page of the site. Then I click the review button to the left of my info (avatar/rep/badge) and find that ...
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Absence of a Review option in mobile view [duplicate]

There is no Review option on mobile view of websites. Below is the screenshot of the page as I see from mobile view of Physics Stack Exchange. As you can see, there is no Review tab, while there is ...
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Review “Skip” button acting like “No action needed”?

[I only review on gaming.stackexchange.com, but I post here because I assume the process to be very similar on all sites.] When I press "Skip" on a review page, the item counter on the review ...
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Answers/questions filter names are not able to be localized

The Low quality posts and the First posts queues have filter option, and that option is not localized (tested for ruSO, ptSO, esSO, jaSO), i.e. not found in Transifex:
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Edit suggested without any actual edits

I reviewed a suggested edit but found no actual suggestion in it. Edits should have at least 6 characters changed, iirc. There is an edit summary or comment in it, however, which is what the user ...
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Review queues pulldown - numbers or circles? What now? [closed]

I think since a few days that the pulldown menu for review queues is now using dots instead of number of entries (grey dot: stuff to review. red dot: much more stuff to review. no dot: nothing to ...
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Bug in editing questions when reviewing a queue [duplicate]

When I view the following question in the review queue and click "Edit", it takes me to the top of the page, and does nothing. However, when I open it up as a regular page, then clicking "Edit" gives ...
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Adapt the selection of canned comments in the low-quality queue if the answer is long

Proposal If an answer exceeds a certain length (say 600 characters), remove the following options from the selection of canned comments in the low-quality queue: This is commentary on another post, ...
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Allow us to review on the spot

This post was inspired by a post on MSO from a moderator. Current we have to go to the review queue to handle a pending flag on a post (like NAA/VLQ). Sometimes you come along an active post which ...
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Wrong cutting-off of filter's string in review queue

My question is about Stack Overflow in Russian, but probably it affects another localized sites. I can't check them due to lack of reputation. The string which contains the list of currently selected ...
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Edit option broken in review if another edit is pending approval [duplicate]

This is the edit button I was trying to press - nothing comes up when I do. I went to the link provided and clicked on edit there; it showed me the error message.
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“Edit waiting” warning did not appear in First Posts Queue [duplicate]

I was reviewing a post in the First Posts Queue when I came across a question I wanted to answer, for reference the question I am talking about is linked this one: after reading bytes from a file in ...
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Can't recommend close questions in LQP if previously flagged [duplicate]

My personal habit of browsing SE is: View the first page, and flag some questions Irrelevant: Answer questions that I can Clear the review queue Now notice the 1st and 3rd things. I flag OT ...
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Suspended users can still use the “suggested edit review override” tool

The new tool allowing the OP of a post to override community review on suggested edits to it doesn't take account of the fact that said OP may be suspended! Or rather, it does but only partially so: a ...
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Editing posts in reviewing queue [duplicate]

I'm reviewing posts in the "First Post" queue and when I have "too many edits pending" instead of showing this message when I click on "edit" it just goes to the top of the page. But if I try to edit ...
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When is an edit of a question visible to other users when it requires a peer review? [duplicate]

I have edited a question, and i got this message: Thanks for your edit! This edit will be visible only to you until it is peer reviewed. I then click on peer reviewed link and i can see: Your ...
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Improving your own suggested edit makes you leave the First Posts review queue

When reviewing the First Posts (and Late Answers) review queue, after you suggest an edit, you're back in the review queue and the I'm Done button is activated. So far, so good, but when I realize I ...
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Edit button doesn't show error in the review queue [duplicate]

I was reviewing first posts and noticed that I could not edit one of the posts (I had too many pending edits), normally there is an error message to explain this, however there isn't in the review ...
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Review history is delayed or hidden on user activity tab

A user made this review, but it isn't showing up on their profile as of now. Caching gone bad? Didn't think those views were cached, but I'm probably wrong.
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Editing a post during review doesn't show an 'edit not possible' message

While reviewing First Posts on Super User, I noticed that I couldn't edit this question (see below). Clicking the 'edit' link simply does nothing. Editing is not possible for me right now because I ...
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Follow review categories

I would like to get notified via mail whenever there is a new item on the review site, like it's possible with tags. Is this possible and if yes: How?
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Activity trace of rejected edit delayed 90+ minutes, except by deep digging in timeline

The following is a link to a rejected pending edit. https://stackoverflow.com/review/suggested-edits/16802440 The issue I am raising here is not the specific rejection -- that kind of question I ...
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Reputation was not reflect to my account even if I not reached the limit to gain the reputation by edit the post [duplicate]

Today, I have faced the problem as my reputation is not reflected in my account when I edited the post (my total edited post is: 455) I have edited 5 questions in the Stack Overflow. All changes were ...
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Cannot view certain review queues without having up/down votes

Apparently, when a user has reached their daily up/down vote limit of 40, they are unable to access the First Posts and Late Answers review queues. Why is this? When I go into the FP/LA queues, it's ...
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Empty review guidance banner visible when queue is empty

When a review queue is empty, the 'guidance' banner stays visible, though it has no content. I'm pretty sure this banner wasn't visible yesterday, so it's a recent change bug.
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Allow mobile users to review posts [duplicate]

I have recently discovered reviewing posts and am working towards the respective badges. However, the majority of the time (even now) I use the mobile app, rather than the desktop. Therefore I was ...
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Add a Hot Network Question review queue for cleaning up questions that are about to become hot (or rejecting them altogether)

A common situation is that a question becomes a Hot Network Question, but it reflects poorly on the site it comes from due to any of the following reasons: Has a clickbaity or controversial title ...
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How to undo/fix an accidentally wrong review? [duplicate]

I misclicked when doing a review (this one), and that was a terrible goof. Is there a way to fix it?
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Daily maximum reviews for suggested edits prevents me from editing a post with a pending suggested edit

Today, I finished reviewing 40 items in the Suggested Edits queue at Stack Overflow, and switched to the First Posts queue. There was a question that I tried to edit, but it already had a pending ...
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Are review queues supposed to include answers to my own question?

While browsing the First Posts review queue on Super User, I came across a familiar looking answer. I sit there and wonder why this answer might look familiar. I'm fairly certain I've just recently ...
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Bug or Feature in Audit “STOP! Look and Listen.”? Answer to review in audit not visible outside audit [duplicate]

I just got access to the review queues (late answers). I tried to be thorough and opened the question in a new tab, since the answer I should review was odd and I thought maybe someone just copied an ...
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Redirected to the wrong site after problems with submitting edit from review queue

I was editing a question from the first post review queue on Information Security. When I tried to submit, I got the red message box with the error message: An error occured while submitting your ...
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Is there any difference between “Leave Open” and “Skip” in Close Votes Reviews? [duplicate]

I often review Close Votes in my favorite SE site ever since I got the close vote privilege and I have seen both Leave Open and Skip in the queues. What is the difference between both. From my ...
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When deleting a post that has the auto-generated “controversial review task” show delete votes

I recently deleted a post that was downvoted and received a "controversial review" flag. However, it only shows my delete vote - it would be really nice if instead of showing it as a unilateral ...
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Means of marking individual review outcomes as incorrect even after another edit has been made

A known problem is that sometimes bad suggested edits get approved. Moderators have a tool in the form of suggested edit bans to deal with this, but those bans aren’t always immediately appropriate. ...
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Accessibility issue caused by indentation code check [duplicate]

I'm blind and I wrote some years ago about this issue but nothing was done, now I retry to submit this issue also because there is the reviewer role. To understand my problem I can tell you that I ...
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Fighting the ignorance of basic grammar rules, what exactly is allowed and what is not?

There is a phenomenon that many people simply ignore the most basic grammar rules of the Latin languages on the sites. Mainly: They don't use sentences They don't use capital letters They write "I" ...
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Sidebar covers over textarea when improving tag excerpt edit

In this review I clicked "Improve edit", which gave me this: As you can see, the "What is a tag wiki excerpt" sidebar covers the textarea.
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How to be a good reviewer?

TLDR: My thoughts about dealing with low quality content in scope of limited resources, like edits and flags. Introduction (this is long and perhaps little boring, so you may skip directly to The ...
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Algorithm for review icon highlighting

New top bar (for all Stack Overflow sites) contains a review icon: In which situations the review icon is highlighted? Related question on ruSO.Meta: Подсветка иконки очереди проверок
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Has the review link shuffle hack been deactivated?

When reviewing threads in the close vote queue, it is often helpful to temporarily skip a thread and move on to others but maintain the possibility of coming back to it later. This can be done, ...
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Review queue item order

Currently item order in review page is differ from the equvivalent list from review popup: In the picture above item order for page view is: Triage Documentation First Posts Late Answers For ...
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Unable to reject edit from question due to focus bug?

When I click on the "edit(1)" button on my original question, I am shown an edit proposed by another user. However, if I click reject, I cannot find a way to click one of the radio buttons ...
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How did this reopen review happen before its edit?

Concerning this question: Is there a Stack Exchange site for tools, materials and manufacturing? And this edit: https://meta.stackexchange.com/revisions/296424/4 And this review: https://meta....
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It shouldn't be possible to improve a suggested edit without changing anything [duplicate]

I encountered a bug while reviewing Suggested Edits. I clicked Improve to improve the edit and then I accidentally clicked Save Edits before I changed anything. To my surprise, I got no error message ...
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Show the fate of the suggested edit in the history tab [duplicate]

When going to /review/suggested-edits/history, you see a list of suggested edits, like this (if you have 10k rep/a diamond, otherwise you only see what you reviewed): It says 'suggested edit on XXXXX'...
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User experience of overriding community's decision on suggested edit

While reading this post I noticed that there seems to be an issue with the user experience when reviewing an already approved/rejected suggested edit on OP's own post. It shows only one explicit ...
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Body of post missing when editing from review queue

When trying to edit questions from the review queue I have repeatedly experienced that I cannot edit the body of the post. It simply isn't there. I can edit titles and tags from the review queue just ...
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What comment should I leave on link-only answers? [duplicate]

When downvoting a post, reviewers are encouraged to leave a comment explaining how the author can improve their post. What type of comment should I leave on link-only answers? Is there a comment ...