Questions tagged [suggested-edits]

For questions about the suggested edit process, which allows users without editing privileges to "suggest" edits, to be reviewed by users with editing privileges.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
4 votes
0 answers
54 views

Suggested edits on answers show the author of the parent question instead of the answer's author as they used to [duplicate]

In this suggested edit on an answer it shows the user that asked the question above the revision and the user that proposed the edit below it. The answer was posted by a different user and that is not ...
user avatar
  • 1,062
0 votes
0 answers
66 views

Why didn't my edit go in the Review Queue? And if it did why didn't I get +2 rep? [duplicate]

I edited this question to show the current terminology, and was expecting the canned response saying it was waiting for peer review - however the question updated immediately. My rep at the time was ...
user avatar
  • 1,776
6 votes
0 answers
54 views

Editing a post during review doesn't show an "edit not possible" message (again)

I have encountered this problem before: Editing a post during review doesn't show an "edit not possible" message, but it was fixed later on I guess the Review queue workflows - Final ...
user avatar
  • 211k
2 votes
0 answers
73 views

Pending Edits, and Limit on Number of Edits [duplicate]

I am trying to Edit the questions posted on Computer Science. But, I am receiving this: You have too many pending edits. Further edits cannot be submitted until prior edits have been approved. My ...
user avatar
38 votes
3 answers
435 views

Can I dim the top bar?

The color changes to the top bar now make it SCREAM AT THE USER .. as if it contained neon icons. All the icons are an eye magnet with the dark background. It's not so bad on Stack Exchange sites ...
user avatar
  • 1,329
5 votes
2 answers
59 views

What is the correct procedure for reviewing when you have too many edits pending?

I was recently working through some of the Late Answers review queue on Stack Overflow, but had a question regarding what to do when a user has "too many pending edits" and is unable to take ...
user avatar
  • 150
3 votes
0 answers
36 views

Approve and leave closed, review again in reopen queue

In the suggested edit review queue I voted to Approve and leave closed, while another reviewer voted Approve and reopen. The other reviewer's action sent the post to the Reopen queue, which is by ...
user avatar
  • 1,561
8 votes
0 answers
63 views

"Edits must be at least 6 characters" not shown anymore when saving a suggested edit [duplicate]

I was trying to edit an answer on Physics Stack Exchange, but when I clicked 'Save edits', nothing happened. Looking at the browser console, I saw this: And it turns out the server says Edits must ...
user avatar
  • 211k
5 votes
0 answers
43 views

In the notification from when our suggested tag wiki edit got approved, include the name of the tag [duplicate]

Currently, when your edit to a post is approved, you'll get a notification in your achievements tab that displays a "+2" followed by the title of the post. For example: +2 The Many Memes of ...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
58 views

How can I edit an edit suggestion on mobile? [duplicate]

I recently tried to improve an edit suggestion. Yet on mobile the layout seems broken to me. The text field does not allow to scroll further left and any OK or submit button seems inaccessible. Zoom ...
user avatar
8 votes
1 answer
114 views

Revision history and suggested edits pages don't recognize non-standard MathJax delimiters

A follow up of What delimiters work for MathJax?: the question Vector convolution? on MathOverflow contains some non-standard MathJax delimiters: \begin{equation} and \end{equation}. They are ...
user avatar
  • 211k
30 votes
0 answers
448 views

Please fix broken UI that prevents us from moderating properly

The company has recently decided to "fix" things that haven't been broken and in the process broke more things. At the same time, bugs we have been asking to get fixed for ages are still not ...
user avatar
  • 7,330
5 votes
2 answers
96 views

How do I handle suggested edits changing code block style?

I'm new to reviewing suggested edits, but one pattern I noticed is that many edits only change the style of code block formatting (mostly from indented to ```-based, example), in a way that does not ...
user avatar
  • 153
-6 votes
1 answer
96 views

I can't fix a typo in an answer to my question [duplicate]

There is an answer to my question in which the user typed recovation. I can't change it to revocation because of limits of Stack Exchange. Why do we need those limits???
user avatar
  • 118
12 votes
2 answers
154 views

First answers review queue - Edit queue is full at the moment

I have recently reached the possibility of using the "review queues". Often and willingly I try to help the community of Stack Overflow as I can, focusing mainly on the "first questions&...
user avatar
  • 237
11 votes
0 answers
83 views

Why can't I review a suggested edit which popped up in the review queue?

Occasionally I get items in the suggested edit queue which I can not review. Instead of the controls to approve/reject, I just see You are not able to review this item. I just got this (screenshot ...
user avatar
4 votes
2 answers
243 views

Why am I not getting the Harmony hat?

I reviewed more than 25 consecutive Suggested edit reviews. I reviewed all 40 of the day at once, and all of them I either rejected or approved (or improved). As you can see here: https://...
user avatar
  • 7,575
3 votes
0 answers
75 views

Markdown preview in suggested edit and post does not match

This is the post: Install Windows 10 alongside Ubuntu 18.04 The post looked like this before I suggested an edit: I suggested an edit: https://askubuntu.com/review/suggested-edits/1191605 If I look ...
user avatar
12 votes
0 answers
58 views

Show suggested edit reviewers the original close reason

When reviewing question edits, I saw a post in the Suggested Edits queue where the edit author selected "submit for review". It was closed as one of the five site-specific reasons, but the ...
user avatar
  • 33.6k
9 votes
0 answers
58 views

Getting review task/suggested edit is very slow

Someone suggested an edit to one of my old answers on Stack Overflow. When I followed the notification, I noticed that loading the suggested edit took quite a bit longer than I expected. I reloaded ...
user avatar
24 votes
2 answers
223 views

Reviewer workflow is confusing to OP approving suggested edits to their post

When an OP approves a suggested edit, the following message is displayed: The message "...continue reviewing suggested edits" is confusing because it pertains to a reviewer, someone with ...
user avatar
  • 673
3 votes
0 answers
51 views

"Suggested edit queue is full" without pending edits? [duplicate]

I had this problem for some days that I can't edit any questions or answers anymore. Every time I click on "Edit" I'm getting "Suggested edit queue is full". Judging by this ...
user avatar
8 votes
2 answers
214 views

Is it time to recalibrate the pending suggested edit limit?

I've recently decided to start rep farming trying to earn the archaeologist badge cleaning up posts in Ask Ubuntu where I am a low-repper. Because each of my suggested edits require multi-user ...
user avatar
  • 2,522
9 votes
0 answers
40 views

Reviewing a suggested edit "inline" does not dismiss the popup

Whenever I review a suggested edit "inline" (i.e., by clicking the Edit(1) button as opposed to in the review queue), the popup doesn't get closed and the review buttons are not even ...
user avatar
13 votes
0 answers
62 views

Hover text for suggested edit up/downvote buttons is incorrect

When I made a suggested edit to an answer on Travel SE, I noticed that the hover text for the up/downvote buttons is the one for questions, not answers. See attached picture.
user avatar
  • 231
31 votes
2 answers
192 views

Rename "Comment" in edit review queue to "Edit Summary" (which is also what it is called when editing a post)

I have noticed that when you submit an edit, the edit summary is called "Edit Summary", while when reviewing edits it's simply called "Comment". I feel like it would be good to ...
user avatar
22 votes
0 answers
192 views

Remove the strikethrough on deleted text in suggested edits

I initially posted this on MathematicsMeta where it was relatively well received (+20/-0), then I thought to post it here since it relates to multiple sites - possibly all sites, at least all sites ...
user avatar
  • 757
1 vote
0 answers
42 views

Check mark does not render when the "Show skipped reviews" is checked at least in the "My reviews" tab under the Suggested edits queue

Issue (taken here on MSE) Same issue taken on another site Expected result (different queue, same browser) The visual glitch in the checkbox (shown in the top two images) affects at least the My ...
user avatar
  • 5,549
23 votes
0 answers
145 views

Disable 'Edit' option in new review queues if you have too many pending suggested edits

I was reviewing First Answers on a site where I don't have full edit privileges. I chose the 'Edit' option and clicked Submit. Only after editing the post and trying to submit the suggested edit, I ...
user avatar
  • 211k
10 votes
0 answers
87 views

User labels, such as the Community user's "Bot" label, are missing in the "Reviewer Stats" panel

Since Please use the new Mod/Staff label tech to identify Community as a bot, I expected the Community user to always show a trailing "Bot" label. When looking at old suggested edit review ...
user avatar
  • 1,109
12 votes
1 answer
116 views

Does follow-post not notify when an edit that went through was suggested?

I've been testing/trying out the follow post feature. In this post, I was not notified of the edit. The edit was suggested and approved (not a direct edit). To be sure I checked my global inbox, and ...
user avatar
  • 5,549
10 votes
0 answers
84 views

Suggested edit review tasks are always trying to find the voting element

When I load a suggested edit task that is a tag wiki (including excerpts), I always get this error in the console: Uncaught ReferenceError: votesCast is not defined at Object.u [as success] (full....
user avatar
  • 1,109
8 votes
0 answers
52 views

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 ...
user avatar
  • 4,360
15 votes
0 answers
105 views

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 ...
user avatar
  • 1,109
7 votes
1 answer
158 views

When someone adds a "language identifier" to a code block does the specified syntax highlighting show in the "suggested edits" "queue"?

When I edit someone's code block with a language identifier: Example: from: ``` def py ``` to: ```python def py ``` Is that change reflected in the Suggested edits queue in the Inline or side-by-...
user avatar
1 vote
0 answers
41 views

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 ...
user avatar
  • 18.2k
2 votes
0 answers
70 views

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 ...
user avatar
5 votes
0 answers
63 views

Add a tooltip for "Improve this question/answer"

When logged out/anonymous, the "Edit" link is replaced by "Improve this question/answer" (depending on post type): While there is a tooltip for the regular "Edit" link (&...
user avatar
  • 6,491
6 votes
1 answer
144 views

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 ...
user avatar
9 votes
0 answers
148 views

Looking back at suggested-edit review audits throws a 500 error message [closed]

I was browsing MSE about review audits, etc., and came upon this question. It had a link to this suggested edit review audit, but instead of showing "Review audit completed at {date}" or &...
user avatar
  • 25.7k
12 votes
0 answers
128 views

Suggested edits should show "edited" instead of "suggested" for the edit event in the timeline

When viewing a post's timeline (for example), the edit event once a suggested edit is accepted says "suggested": I remember it saying "edited" before. Saying "edited" ...
user avatar
  • 6,491
8 votes
1 answer
203 views

Sometimes diff isn't shown in edits to code inside source fences

It seems the visual highlight of revision/code differences in source fences is currently broken for some posts in the suggested edits review queue. Example 1. In this post. The 3rd line of code was ...
user avatar
  • 18.2k
10 votes
0 answers
153 views

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 ...
user avatar
  • 211k
20 votes
0 answers
124 views

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 ...
user avatar
7 votes
1 answer
96 views

When do you gain tag wiki edit suggestion privileges? [duplicate]

Empirically it seems that I just gained tag wiki edit suggestion privileges (ability to add a suggestion to the review queue, not to get my changes approved without peer review) in Stack Overflow when ...
user avatar
14 votes
2 answers
117 views

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 ...
user avatar
  • 211k
17 votes
0 answers
92 views

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 ...
user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
141 views

Triple backticks code formatting doesn't show up in the suggested-edits queue on side-by-side mode

I just noticed that answers (I don't know about the questions), that used triple backticks codes in the body, don't show up in the suggested-edits review queue on side-by-side mode. Instead it shows ...
user avatar
8 votes
1 answer
192 views

Blocked from editing, but I only found it out *after* trying to submit the edit

Upon trying to submit an edit, I got a red message box saying Your post cannot be submitted at this time due to the volume of spam and abuse originating from your network. We apologize for any ...
user avatar
2 votes
0 answers
43 views

Can we have suggested edits reviews be a pop-up while reviewing another queue? [duplicate]

When reviewing the Late Answers queue (this might apply to other queues, I encountered it with this one) we might want to edit the answer. If we do, the edit window will be inside the scope of the ...
user avatar
  • 2,152

1
2 3 4 5
52