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Unusable "Delete" action in the Suggested Edits review queue for a tag wiki excerpt

A few days ago I reviewed a suggested edit to a tag wiki excerpt, and I noticed that there was a "Delete" option: That seemed the best option to me since the tag was useless and needed to ...
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Navigating to review /stats and /history causes the URL to change to a specific review item

When I go to a review queue's stats or history, the URL is changed to a post that I didn't review yet. Even though this doesn't redirect me to the item's review page, it gets in the way of some ...
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"Other action" in "First answers" doesn't fully complete the review

Following community feedback to the recent changes in review queues, as in this answer (and some other, very similar requests on that post), the UI team have now added an "Other action" ...
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MathJax text broken along several lines in post titles (in review queues)

I have noticed a problem concerning the use of MathJax in titles of questions that appear in review queues, and this has been happening for some time. Consider, for instance, this question. It uses ...
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Do posts in the first answers and first questions queues age out?

Do review items in the First questions and First answers queues age out of the queues? I tried finding this info in What are the guidelines for reviewing? but it doesn't say. Neither could I find the ...
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Description of the "Other action" review option refers to "this question" in the "First answers" queue

After the recent change in the review queue workflows, the "First questions" and "First answers" review queues have four options: "Looks OK", "Edit", "...
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Please make suggested edit review tasks wider

I find it difficult to review edits when the prose is displayed is narrow columns: It would make it so much easier if the width of the allowed space could be used for the actual review, instead of ...
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No more thanks for reviewing 20 posts from a review queue

Since yesterday (at least) I stopped getting a message saying something like Thank you for reviewing 20 […] today; come back in […] hours to continue reviewing. after 20 reviews from a review queue. ...
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"This queue has been cleared" message is no longer being displayed

Ordinarily, when a review queue is emptied, a "This queue has been cleared!" message will appear, instructing the user to navigate to the other queues if they wished to continue reviewing. ...
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Why was an 'action taken' (aka the "I'm done" option) removed as a review-closing action?

Example: I still had to choose a canned comment Why (as in rationale, and not a feature request) was an action taken (e.g. voting, commenting, and/or raising a flag) removed as a review-closing ...
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When does a first post review get invalidated? [duplicate]

I recently noticed this review. It was invalidated and I could not understand the reason for invalidation. After a bit of searching in Meta Stack Exchange, I found this answer in which it was ...
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Can we get inline question tools for the First Questions queue? [duplicate]

Currently, the review "First Questions" only has the Follow and Flag options, plus Edit in the context menu for the queue. However, a typical question UI outside of this review also has the ...
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Proposal for awarding credit towards First Questions/Answers badges based on First Posts activity

Update (2021-09-14): This is now live See below for details on how it works. Carryover credit for First posts review work is now being taken into account when calculating eligibility for the Reviewer ...
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The canned comments left by the Community user are less than helpful, in some cases [duplicate]

I've seen a few examples: A comment on a post about licensing on Software Engineering indicating that the post needs clarification. The post is clear enough to know that it is off-topic. Editing for ...
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First-Review Queue: Always Show Question

I have started looking at the "first answers" review queue, and I find that I almost always need to see the question (and, often, other answers) in order to gain context. Other than link-...
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Resolving Community user and "share feedback" issues in review queues

On our announcement for our updates to review queue workflows, we got a ton of feedback on the Community user being the one posting comments for users. Here's a quick summary of some of the major ...
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Alignment bug of Run Code Snippet buttons after approving suggested edit

I approved a suggested edit on this post by clicking the edit link directly on the post. After approving the edit it seems the "Run code snippet" buttons are vertically aligned in the diff ...
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What does the blue dot in front of the review queues mean?

I noticed a new blue dot in front of some review queues. What does it mean?
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Consecutive _good_ suggested edits on the same post by the same user [duplicate]

Is it okay for one user to suggest multiple consecutive edits? Assuming: Both (or all) of the edits are good suggestions. They were all suggested within a short enough time period that the first edit ...
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Frequency of appearing of audits in review queues - WHEN do they appear?

I've asked the same question on Mathematics Stack Exchange meta, as my experience explained below was on the MathSE site. It seemed that the situation is something network-wide, and therefore I tried ...
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Review queue "First questions" does not show any message when reaching the maximum number of daily votes

I know that this is not a serious problem, and I was very hesitant to report it or not. I am not sure if it only happens in Stack Overflow in Spanish which is where I am doing the reviews. The problem ...
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Please, transfer reviews (or just split score for them) from the "First posts" queue to new "First questions" and "First answers" queues [duplicate]

This is not a duplicate of this question, it's a feature request! Please do not close it, leave the possibility for the staff members to answer this question (and not to just comment one of the ...
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Please re-consider adding the ability to select 'ignored' tags in the review queues

The recent Review queue workflows - Final release announcement indicated that no additional features beyond what was pushed out as of today would be implemented as part of the Review Queue Overhaul. ...
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Please make the canned feedback options in the new first questions/answers queues configurable per site

Earlier today, two new queues were rolled out to each site as part of the new review queue workflows: A 'First Questions' and 'First Answers' queue that will replace the old 'First Posts' queue. These ...
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Review queue workflows - Final release

All good things must come to an end and so must the review queues project. This project would not have been successful without the community. Thank you all for the hours of reviewing, testing, and ...
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Notification for new review queue items in top bar

Change the color of the icon in the top bar to green when a new review comes up.
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User card is missing padding between username and reputation in review queues

When reviewing a question, the padding between the username and reputation seems to be missing: The bug was fixed but is now (September 2nd) back; I don't think it's useful to create a new question ...
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Can we get a "remind me" feature for reviews?

I like participating in the review queues from time to time, and every now and then, I come across a post that I make a recommendation on, that, I would like to follow up on after a set amount of time....
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Review audits are not working in sync with filter in First posts review queue [duplicate]

I was in the First posts review queue reviewing posts. I noticed this suddenly: Link: https://askubuntu.com/review/first-posts/1163303 As you can see in the screenshot, I have used the filter option ...
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When voting on review audit posts and refreshing the page, the vote arrow remains lit, but the vote score is reset

While reviewing a post in the Triage queue on Stack Overflow, I often come upon a fake review, which I understand is intended to make sure that I'm paying attention and not just clicking the buttons ...
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Improvement to "Our system has identified this post as possible spam" text [duplicate]

While reviewing a post in the Triage queue on SO, I (barely) noticed some text, centered with the article, and very slightly spaced from the question body: Our system has identified this post as ...
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Could we get a more informative dropdown for when you don't have any review queues due to daily votes?

Currently, if a user has used up all their votes for the day (regardless of whether they did it in the review queues or not), the First Post and Late Answer queues will be hidden from their dropdown. ...
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Escaped "\n" in failed-review audit-warning

I was reviewing the First posts queue today for the first time. I've so far passed the few audits that have come my way. I marked this post as No action needed, though it was only a link, but since ...
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Can editing an image description trigger showing the Markdown diff in suggested edits, as is done with link changes?

I query posts on several sites for missing image descriptions needed for screen reader software. Occasionally, a reviewer rejects it (when using Inline or Side-by-side modes) because they seemingly ...
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Skipped Review Tasks Showing Again

Today I was reviewing answers through Low quality posts on Stack Overflow and found myself reviewing suspiciously similar answers. It turned out that they were the same answers that I previously ...
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Changing the question reopening experience

Now that the Public Platform team is actively working on updating review queue workflows, it’s time we address the feedback and feature requests related to the question reopening experience. How it ...
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Why is information about triage and help and improvement review queues there in help centers of non-SO sites?

In the What are review queues? help center articles of non-Stack Overflow sites, there is some information about triage and help and improvement review queues. Triage – Stack Overflow only - 500 ...
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Overlapping text in side-by-side view of edit review queue [duplicate]

While reviewing a suggested edit on this question on Stack Overflow, I noticed that the question's title has a long, non-breakable word in it (specifically, com.example.accountproject.models....
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Distinguish the "Our system has identified this post as possible spam..." notice from the post it applies to

On English Language Learners, many of our questions ask about statements similar to the "Our system has identified this post as possible spam; please review carefully" notice that appears ...
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Why can't I improve / reject and edit this suggested edit?

I just encountered a suggested edit on a post that is possibly spam. Given its score, it's likely to have a couple of pending spam flags already. What is interesting, and a possible bug, is that the ...
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Show the answer author in suggested edit reviews

Today, I was going through a suggested edit and found that it was shortening the code (something that we don't allow on our site (Code Golf)). However, when I tried to reject it, it had already been ...
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Can we change the design of the reviews' indicator in the top bar?

In the old days, we used to have a number when there were reviews that need to be done. I understand why that had to go. I'm not asking to bring it back. But one issue that I've noticed with myself, ...
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Why does this particular reopen review task incorrectly show with the old wording of the duplicate close reason?

Prior to February 2013, the duplicate close reason notice used to have the following wording: This question covers exactly the same content as earlier questions on this topic; its answers may be ...
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When does the community user review first posts? [duplicate]

I was going through some posts in Ask Ubuntu and found a post which was reviewed by the community user. https://askubuntu.com/review/first-posts/1121292 Does the community user review first posts once ...
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Change "reopen" to "leave open" in Close Votes queue [duplicate]

It seems that "reopen" should be changed to "leave open" in Close Votes queue tips box: since there's no option as "Reopen" but "Leave open" has.
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Prevent starting to suggest an edit from the First Posts review queue if there is already a pending edit

Clicking the 'edit' link if there is a pending edit results in an error message: However, that message does not appear if you click the 'edit' link from the First Posts review queue. It only appears ...
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User links and edit rejection reasons in reviews are harder to read in the new UI; please increase their contrast ratio

I've been finding some of the text in the new review UI a bit hard to read. The blue background of the UI tends to greatly decrease the contrast of the text, making it hard to read. In particular, it ...
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Review questions are missing "edit tags" button

I was reviewing First Posts on Astronomy SE and noticed that the "Edit tags" button was missing. As I have access to the moderator tools, which include an Edit Tags feature, I was a little ...
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Unable to downvote *and* vote to delete from the review page as it used to work

As you know, trusted users can vote Delete instead of Recommend Deletion for answers with score ≤ 0 (see here, and ≤ -1 if not from review). Very often, a non-answer gets an upvote (so it has a score ...
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Alignment/spacing issues in the review interface

The review interface has recently (in the past day or so, I think) developed some alignment issues: the score and answer count are misaligned, and I don't remember that top section taking up so much ...
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