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Indicates that the circumstances behind a bug report are set to be internally reviewed, or that the feature request contains merit to consider but the decision on its approval or decline requires more investigation. Adding this tag creates a ticket within the company's internal issue tracking system.

A feature request or bug report with this tag is neither declined nor destined for implementation/fix. When such a decision has been made, the tag will be changed accordingly.

There are multiple factors that may leave a report under review. There could be consideration of whether the proposed feature or bugfix is feasible or useful. There could be investigations on the complexity of the necessary solution. There could be insufficient information in the feature or bug report as presented. Site developers may provide additional comments to request more information or to provide status updates as appropriate to the status of the review, until such time as the decision for approval or decline is made.

Adding this tag to a question results in a ticket being created in the company's internal tracking system. The ticket will contain the text of the question and question title at the time the tag is added. It's recommended that prior to the tag being added, the question be edited to make sure the issue is clear, so it's easier for employees to handle. Sometime after the ticket is created, it will be triaged and routed to the appropriate internal group. Users can request that this tag be added to a question by raising an "in need of moderator intervention" flag. Such a request should not be made for reports until the bug is confirmed by at least one other user. For questions, such a flag should not be raised until the feature request has been hashed out a bit and has received positive support from other users. What "positive support" means is left up to the discretion of the moderator handling the flag, but generally means a notable positive score and, usually, a positive response in comments and/or answers.

Status tags can only be applied by staff and ♦ moderators; the latter will only use this tag as part of the escalation process described here: What posts should be escalated to staff using [status-review], and how do I escalate them?