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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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Flag popup in review is translucent for non-hidden ignored tags [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: The flag pop up on heavily downvoted answers has grey text I'm using Firefox 5.0, latest version as I write this, on Windows XP. I have iphone as an ignored tag and I do not ...
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Modify display of tag-filtered posts when reviewing

When filtering normal posts by a favourite tag, only posts that have a second matching favourite tag are rendered orange. When filtering any of the four review lists on SO by tags, and the tag I ...
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Can I review pending edits? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? Is there an area to review pending suggested edits from users with less than 2k reputation? As far as I know, I have to visit a question directly ...
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Why not list point-reduction as 'temporary'? [duplicate]

When another users submitted a very low-quality answer, I flagged it as useless. The user retaliated against me with a down vote, and I said something to the effect of: 'If you don't like my question,...
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How can we be better at approving suggested edits that improve answers?

Having been fairly active on Stack Overflow's suggested edit review queue in the past couple of years, I observe that there are a number of worthwhile suggested edits that get rejected because they ...
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UI annoyances in the suggested edit review on Stack Overflow [closed]

On Stack Overflow, suggested edits need two reviewers. So when you're the first reviewer to give your opinion (approve or reject) or if you're the second but vote the other way than the first reviewer,...
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Are the unreviewed changes counts increasing on SO?

Several times today, I've seen over 30 questions needing reviewing; it was reading 40 when I decided to ask this question. Is the number of unreviewed changes increasing? Has it reached a point ...
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Add a “Has External URL” tab in review

I find that everytime I've flagged something as spam (and it was deemed a valid flag), what helped me spot spam was: Has a link in the post The link in the post originates outside of SO ...
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Editing results in peer review message [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do suggested edits work? Every time I edit someone else's posts this message appears post-submission: Thanks for your edit! This edit will be visible only to ...
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Improve reviewing instructions

The problem I found the review instructions confusing, mostly because I was expecting some kind of "item goes away from the list after I've done something to it" action. After quite a bit of poking ...
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What are recommended actions in dealing with late answers?

I find, when reviewing the late answer tab, that such answers seem to fall into three categories (most frequent to least frequent): Answers that are intelligible; are "sort of" in the right ball park;...
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Disabled Approve / Reject / Improve buttons [closed]

Why are the Approve, Reject, and Improve buttons in the Suggested Edits queue so often disabled? I see disabled buttons like this every day: Some possible reasons where given in an answer to ...
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First question in Review isn't really a first question

I was browsing through the SO review section for "first questions," and came across this one: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/6197227/how-to-show-latest-post-from-each-category-with-thumbnail-for-...
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Is it a good idea to hide naked URLs in questions and answers?

I've reviewed a lot of edits where people without edit privileges go around changing a question or answer to hide raw URLs, and there are some people who go on binges making such edits. For example (...
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Making posts more readable

As posts edits have to have more than 6 non-space edits, I wanted to ask what is the recommended way of improving posts that just need a couple of line breaks, like this one. Flagging it, writing a ...
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HTML entities are visible in the review page

There are visible … entities in the review list page, as seen on the attached screenshot.
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The “First Questions” tab should be the default for the Review page

If we want to encourage users to vote on questions, maybe the default tab on the review page should be the "First Questions" tab, instead of the "First Answers" tab?
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Yet another duplicate questions discussion

There have been discussions lately about how to improve the detection and flagging of duplicate votes. While some may be hard to find, others are quite obvious. One example of the latter is "how to ...
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Why can't I see my reviews?

On profile > activity > reviews I cannot see the reviews. I only see: (nothing in this date range) I think this message is quite inappropriate. Is there any way to see if my flag was accepted ...
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Reviewing posts, something better than flagging

I have been reviewing first answers on Stack Overflow, originally to find answers to flag and build my build my flag weight. However, I find myself instead providing comments to help users provide ...
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Script error in review page

Getting script error in review page, due to this, when clicking on "show full answer" link or any other link in that page. That particualr functionality is not working. Please find screenshot below. ...
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Does voting on review posts affect my homepage?

I'm inclined to give out upvotes to newbies who are writing clear responses on https://stackoverflow.com/review/ But, if voting on questions potentially affect things on my homepage, that's a ...
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Suggestions to improve the 'Low quality posts' list on review tab

Two things I noticed about the 'low quality posts' list on the review tab which would make it easier to use: I keep seeing the same posts over and over again. I've already looked at them, I know they'...
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Please show all migrated-in posts in /review

Migrated posts often require special attention. They usually at least require some retagging, and are often lower quality. There is a tab in the 10k tools showing imported posts, with imported posts. ...
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Show flag drop down from /review page

When you click the "flag for attention" link on the /review page it just produces "Post flagged for attention from /review", rather than something specific (like "not an answer"). Could we just show ...
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Review - offer expand / collapse all [closed]

Moderator tools was changed recently and Review is now considered as replacement of New posts by new users. I will be OK with that if it really offers same functionality. I don't like that I have to ...
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How does the review-system work?

I'm now allowed to visit the review pages. What I understood from reading hints here and there, is: There are newbies, which might do a lousy layout, bad questions which aren't real questions, bad ...
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Review tab suggestion: self answers [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: New tab for the /review : Self-Answer I'd like to request that a tab be added to the /review tools to show recent self answers. This will help catch non-answer follow ups.
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Highlight favorite tags on review page

On the review page on StackOverflow, questions with my favorite tags are not highlighted like they are on the main page. It would be nice to be able to review questions and answers that I know things ...
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Is there a “Review” panel filter problem? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Bug in 'Late Answers' Review Tab Under "Review," I filtered by .net, and clicked on "Late Answers," obtaining this page. One of the results is How to reuse threads in ...
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Please always show review link for 10k user too

Currently 10k users can only go to the /review/suggested-edits page if there is suggested-edits in queue: Instead, please always show the /review link for 10k user like this: Jeff wrote it will be ...
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Remove accepted answers and answers with many upvotes from the Low quality list

Looking over the Review section on Stack Overflow I noticed this answer; it's got 8 upvotes (mine included) and no downvotes. Why would such an answer be considered low quality? Looking over the list, ...
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How am I supposed to use the review link? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: What is the newly added Review section? How to review? Can we agree on a review 'policy'? I recently hit 2k and gained some new link called "review". I'm just ...
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What is the newly added Review section? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are the review queues? What is the newly added review section and how to use it properly?
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Change edit approval/rejection

I accidentally clicked reject on the suggested edit on this question(https://stackoverflow.com/questions/5726269/). I can't find the button to change it to Approve? EDIT: I'm making this a feature ...
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Why are suggested edit votes limited?

Is there a reason why I can only vote on 30 suggested edits per day? I don't think there is a real problem that more votes are abused or something like that. But every time, I reach this limit and ...
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Please review this deleted question [closed]

I answered a good solid question in [objc] today with what I thought was a decent answer; the question owner later inexplicably deleted it. I think the question should be kept around.* I'd raise a ...
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Late Answer Filtering

I've been going through the answers and questions in the Review area much more frequently and am finding it frustrating that there is no filtering, only a return of random answers and questions. It ...
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Multiple edits before peer-review

If I edit someone elses question, and before it gets peer-reviewed I make another change (spotted something I missed). Will the two changes be merged into one for review or will they require separate ...
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Minor tooltip bug on /review page for votes display

In the /review page, for all posts, as shown in snapshot below, it shows a tooltip saying "total no. of votes for 0 answers". However I think it should show 1 answers instead of 0.
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How long does it take to get response from Careers on SO?

I have tried to create my profile on Careers, but being an invitation-based system and having no one around I could get invitation from, I tried my luck posting my address at the details pane - the ...
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Bug in approving/rejecting an edit?

This relates to this edit. I was reading this question and it showed edit(0). I clicked this and the popup page showed me the edit and I tried approving and I received the following message "The Edit ...
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Do we need a 'reject and improve' button?

Have a look at this simple example: https://stackoverflow.com/posts/5349764/revisions. There is a approved suggested edit, and an improvement was added on by a 10k user. The interesting thing is that ...
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First question is not working (Oops)

This time it's not working (and I tried the refresh XD) The first question review page https://stackoverflow.com/review/first-questions?pagesize=15&filter=day gives me a Oops! Something Bad ...
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Link for review pages

Is there somewhere on SO website some kind of a "quick link" for review pages (first answers, low quality posts, ...) or is it accessible only directly by changing the url or through the link in ...
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Why does “flag for attention” disappear after “show full answer” is clicked?

I find it annoying that expanding a post on /review removes the flag link, forcing me to click through to the post in order to flag it. As a result, I usually ignore questions for which it's not clear ...
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Approve question flag in /review [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: The /review page needs to be able to handle more than just problem posts I think that in the https://stackoverflow.com/review page there should be a "flag as okay" button that ...
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Should moderator deleted messages be showing in /review?

If a moderator has already handled the post, is there any reason for it to be showing up in the review section? (I was looking at the low quality tab)
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Add Googl(e|ing) to the low quality posts filter

Several posts deal with how "Did you google it?" type answers aren't productive. How to deal with "Have you tried Google?" comments I came across this post, which isn't an altogether ...
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Criteria suggestion for review/low-quality-posts (or other quality features)

I don't know if it's in, but it's a simple check that might bring out some bad apples: if (Post.Title.Length > Post.Body.Length) Post.Quality--; Just saying.