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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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The “late answers” logic in /review may be broken [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Bug in 'Late Answers' Review Tab The "late answers" sort order of the /review page may be broken. It's currently displaying this answer for me when the options ...
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How about a Review link in the top bar for those with rep to use? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Please make /review route available as a link somewhere Could we please get a 'Review' link in the top bar, so the review page will only be one click away? Of course, this ...
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What's the peer review queue as opposed to the edit suggestion queue?

Is that the same one? Does the peer review queue refer to a question or an answer's versions, and the edit suggestion queue refer to the all site's edit suggestion? If not, then what is the ...
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Create a badge for excellence in site maintenance/flagging

When I saw the "flag weight displayed in profile" announcement a few days ago, I left a comment stating that it eliminated the need for a badge I was about to propose. But with a few tweaks, I think ...
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Why is the “flag for attention” link sometimes missing from posts in review?

When perusing the post on review, I noticed that the "flag for attention" link is missing from some posts. Why is that?
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Could an option be added to /review to only show 0- or downvoted posts?

After going through posts in the /review page, one of the trends that I noticed was that very few non-answers were upvoted at all. Now that results are presented in random groupings if a query has ...
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Requires several people to confirm edits, but I can make edits myself? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why multiple approvers for proposed edits Cron job scheduling The original poster didn't code-format his crontab. (Oh the pain!) Another user edited. Very helpful. But he ...
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Add a Vote to Delete option on the /review page for 20k+ users

I have been following the /review page to help keep questions clean. Until recently, the only way to clean up junk answers was to flag for a mod. But now 20k users can delete answers. I think that ...
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Bug in 'Late Answers' Review Tab

I was recently pestering mods by flagging everything I could find, when I came across this situation: There was an answer in the 'late answers' tab that was posted on a question 3 minutes after it ...
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Edit Review Wording

Reviewing suggested edits, I see a button with the following wording: Approve Edit(1) And, having checked reasonably slowly, I click it, which gives me: This edit was already approved. Does this ...
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Can late answers show if the question has a previously accepted answer?

This is a useful page https://stackoverflow.com/review/late-answers, but: Can late answers show (display) if the question has a previously accepted answer?
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I can approve tag wiki revisions

I have just approved of a proposed edit to the tag wiki of biometrics. But I don’t have editing privileges for this tag myself so I’m not sure that I should be allowed to give approval to edits to it....
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Bug while trying to approve a peer edit

Got a screenshot: I think the problem is that the origin of the problem was that a the question, while I was trying to approve was already edited by a 2000+ rep user. If that was the case the I ...
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Review on basis of votes

The new review feature confuses me and I feel insecure using it. For example, on atheism.SE there was a review pending that I rejected because in my opinion it completely changed the meaning of the ...
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Color diff should be the default view on pending edit review pages

The color diff should be the default view on pending edit review pages.
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Format code as code in the review preview

This is what I mean: When you are in SO/review as you know you can see answers like this: The problem I have is when I see this, I think the code is NOT properly formatted. So I click on show full ...
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The “review” page should show full posts by default

To judge the usefulness of an answer or to see if it needs to be edited it is useful to see the full answer. The excerpt normally shown in question listings is not enough for this. You can't even say ...
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When are closed questions removed from review?

When are closed questions removed from /review? It seems rather pointless to take up a review slot for a question that is already closed and has multiple downvotes. In essence the community has ...
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/review should not include posts migrated to other sites

Using /review (on SF), I came across a post that should have been on the meta site. I clicked through to use the new flag->doesn't belong dialog, but then the auto-redirect kicked in and I was on ...
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How do suggested edits work?

When clicking "edit" I see: You do not have edit privileges. Your edit will be placed in a queue until it is peer reviewed. We welcome all constructive edits, but please make them substantial. ...
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Does anyone else find the “flag for removal” wording on /review confusing?

Does "flag for removal" on /review mean flag for removal from the site? I think I have been making a horrible mistake thinking it means flag for removal from /review! If it does mean removal from ...
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Allow marking posts as reviewed on /review and hide them

I think it would be useful if reviewers could mark posts on the /review page as reviewed and found acceptable. The marked posts would then be hidden from the reviewing user. If enough reviewers (3-5) ...
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What is the min and max post quality score?

I've seen or heard of flagged posts with scores ranging from -11 to 100, but without knowing what the total range is these scores are somewhat meaningless. What I'd like to know is: What's the ...
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Please make /review route available as a link somewhere

Pretty much a self explanatory request, really, but I discovered /review today and think it's great. I really think that it ought to feature somewhere on the home page or closely related pages. ...
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Show moderator flags left in /review

The "flag for removal" button silently consumes your daily suggested moderator flag allowance. You probably don't really mind this, but it would be neat if the remaining flags counter was displayed -- ...
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The /review page may be mishandling suspended users

I was just browsing through the "first questions" tab of the MSO review page, and saw this question on the list: Please retag MIME-type related tags on Stack Overflow However, there are much older ...
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The /review page needs to be able to handle more than just problem posts

The /review page displays questions matching the following criteria: first answers from new users first questions from new users late answers provided by low-rep users low-quality posts; I don't know ...
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How does the /review page work? [duplicate]

How do the /review pages (for example, https://stackoverflow.com/review) work? What actually happens when you click "flag for removal"? Is there a limit to the number of questions that can be ...
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Can we agree on a review 'policy'?

On the review page, there is a one-sentence guideline on reviewing. I think that as the number of reviewers increase, it is going to become increasingly necessary to come to some kind of agreement ...
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Feedback on /review route

So, Jeff left a message about the new review routes over at Chat, and I took it for a spin. Looks like the /review seems to be a subset of 2 of the 10k tools links - ie, New posts by new users & ...
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Please allow tag filtering on the new review pages

I think it could be a good idea to allow tag filtering on the new review pages. There is already a meta question asking for the review pages to be ordered randomly since there are so many to review ...
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'Random' sort order on /review pages [closed]

On SO, at least, there are more than 600 questions/answers to review. I figure that no-one is going to plough their way through all 600, so maybe a default 'random' sort order would be a good idea, so ...
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Is there a website like Stack Overflow that specializes in code review?

Is there a website like Stack Overflow that specializes in code review? I always have code that needs to be reviewed. Is there a specialized website for that?