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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Question Score Mismatch in Close Review

I've just ran into a question during this Close review. When I clicked the question score, I saw it has five upvotes with zero downvotes. What's the reason for that?
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How to review late answer?

How to review late answer? I saw some people that have the steward badge on late answers. How is it possible? Always that I want to review late answers there are none. I wait for a short time and ...
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Reviewing answers

Still wondering if I am reviewing correctly. in Am I really reviewing correctly? my question was about reviewing questions. This time it is about a first answer. In my private opinion the quality ...
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Cannot review first posts and late answers because of vote limit

So, I have reached my vote limit ($38$ because I probably only voted on $8$ questions), and I decided to check the reviews. I noticed that I could not access the "first posts" and "late answers" queue ...
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Could not make a comment when reviewing a question.

The computer asked me to review this question. When I tried to enter a standard show your work comment I got a message that it was a read-only question and I could not submit a comment. I opened the ...
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How are review audit questions picked?

It appears so to me this is the case and the system decides whether it is a good question by number of votes the question it receives. Can someone please confirm thus? The reason is that I got this ...
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When to recommend deletion of low quality posts

Having recently gotten to 2,000 reputation, I have been able to review questions tagged as low quality with the possibility of recommending deletion. While certainly some questions/answers are good ...
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MathJax rendering error in Review | Suggested Edits? [duplicate]

Sometimes I edit a question to format the MathJax correctly. I submit the edit, and everything looks good. I get the notification "Thanks for your edit! This edit will be visible only to you until it ...
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Flagged, but the answer was edited

If I flag a question/answer but it gets edited before the reviewers review my flagging, what happens? Is this even possible?
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Voting to close on the question vs. in the review queue [duplicate]

Thinking this is a bug unless I missed something in the guidelines. If I click on "review" and vote to close items from there, my badge progress counter increases as expected, and the vote is in my ...
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Can this “serial” attitude be considered mis-behaviour? Is there a way to deal with it? Should one do it?

I'm quite new to reviewing, and I'd like some advice on the following matter. While reviewing suggested edits, several times I stumbled into the same user ($\ >1000$ reputatio) proposing edits on ...
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“10 total posts awaiting review”. Is this a bug? [duplicate]

This is what I see on my M.SE page, but the review queue seems to be cleared. Is this a bug?
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Review-possible bug? [duplicate]

While reviewing on the main site, I saw that the upper right hand corner showed me that there were $10$ posts that required review. However, none of the individual review queues seemed to have any ...
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Reopening questions, possible bug

In the review queue I was asked to decide whether to reopen this question or not. Some times I click to reopen because after doing so I'm asked if I really want to do it and I gain access to the ...
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wanted to edit answer, but was not allowed to do so [duplicate]

I was reviewing an late answer in the review queue: Weird stuff happening with complex numbers on a ti-84 (a first answer by a new user "marius") and wanted to edit the answer (removing ...
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Empty queues are not empty…sometimes!

I think I saw the message: This queue has been cleared!... for the first time today. For fun, I clicked on another queue with 0 pending review tasks and surprisingly found one. I tried some other ...
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Notification about number of review tasks

I am sure that this has been addressed somewhere, but in case not. Right now I see two review tasks when I click review. But on the front page (of main) I don't have a notification about the ...
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How to get review tasks?

Reviewing is a fun thing. So I asked myself: Upon which parameters are review tasks assigned to specific users, ie. what must a user do to get more review tasks in his queue? My guess is that some ...
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Review first post.

After posting a first post , how much time later a post is available for review.and For how longer it is available for one user.Because some times it shows one post for review but when I clicked it ...
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How to shrink the close vote review queue

I've been experimenting today with the review features. The close vote review queue is in bad shape, as it contains over 100 items. This makes it not terribly useful because most of the questions ...
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Why is reopen queue empty, if I voted for a question to be reopened?

I voted to "reopen" this question ten minutes ago. However, "Review" page keeps saying there are 0 questions in "Reopen Votes" queue. Why is that? (I would expect that question is immediately put in ...
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Is there a problem with the close-vote queue?

I have noticed, that there were some threads on this topic in the past, such like this one: My problem with the closing brigade I did not fully read those questions, but I think there is something ...
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This does not provide an answer to the question

Prove $0.9999^{\!101}<0.99<0.9999^{\!100}$ ......but it does, just a bad one, is it a system bug that posts a comment like that?
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Review option for me on the top right of my math.stackexchange

I have never seen this, but I randomly one day, had the option on my top right to "review" questions and stuff like that. Why is this? When was this option available for me and why? Is it because I ...
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System wouldn't let me choose “not an answer” while reviewing… what is going on??

A while ago, I was rviewing LQP's, and I came across this, or more specifically this answer. My opinion was that it was NAA since it basically restates the question in the form of a hint, as a comment ...
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“Leave Open” is missing!

When you review a close vote, you'll get: You click on Close and to get to the options: duplicate ... When you click on the close under the body of the question itself, you can't vote for Leave ...
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How to proceed to get an answer corrected

I built an answer to a question asked on Math SE, and I got a wrong result. But I can not find the flaw in my proof... Should I create a new thread or should I comment to draw the attention of ...
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How to find review history

How to find review history? I have some non reason declined flags then I wanted to know how can I find a link to that review?
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how to review specific question

I did get the question https://math.stackexchange.com/questions/1139050/planner-graph-and-trilateral to review the question as I did get it: title : Planner Graph and Trilateral text: Suppose ...
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Can we have preview in the edit review queue? [duplicate]

Sometimes I see that there is an edit waiting to be reviewed, and I would like to help out, but I'm not really confident in my MathJax (with good reason) and the few times I've tried to review an edit,...
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List of popular links in the review queues

Recently I have started participating in the review queues on the main site more often, and frequently I find myself wanting to link new people to places, such as the Mathjax tutorial, 'How to ask a ...
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Add some other flag explanation to review tasks.

Sometimes I want to flag a low quality answers which are a short comment or something (not a thank you comment) but I can't find any appropriate explanation in radio buttons so I choose "No comment ...
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Review statistics analysis

Is there anyway for a normal reviewer to get any feedback on their reviewing technique? I know Google Analytics takes statistics on like everything, so can I see some?
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“all actions” under my profile page shows two APPROVEs, but I only did one.

In this MSE question, Barry Cipra pointed out that "the edit history indicates [I] voted to approve the edit [my] comment is objecting to", which was "@user274246, note that significantly changing ...
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'Meta Reviews' information question

Can 'Meta Reviews' from the main site 'Review' page show the number of reviews available?
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Incorrect number of items in review queue [duplicate]

Is there a level of review that I simply cannot find or is it the case that the number on the top of the screen ($69$ *smirk*) is bugged on this site? I imagine that the number next to "review" should ...
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How many of the steward medals are for reviewing each type of review?

How many of the steward medals are for reviewing each type of review -- Close Votes, Low Quality posts, and so on? I want to check which one is rarer. I need this information where can I filter then ...
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Is the review queue incomplete as a list of questions that someone has voted to close?

I find a question bearing two tags and having two votes to close it. I go to the review queue and "filter" the search to include only questions bearing those two tags. The queue turns out to be short,...
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Grammatical error added in edit

This question originally said "The question is to find all the possible limits of (1/n,0)." This was edited to "It is to find all the possible limits of (1/n,0)." While the edit also included other ...
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Would it be fair to give reputation for reviewing?

I was wondering why one does not get any reputation points for reviewing posts. I mean, wouldn't it be fair to reward people doing that kind of community service with some few reputation points? I ...
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Was this answer really no “review audit” question?

When I first saw this one https://math.stackexchange.com/review/first-posts/208658 I thought it was an audit review, lets flag it. But then it didn't say a I passed or something like that. Was ...
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Sudden spike in close votes and not enough reviewers [duplicate]

As of right now, there are 32 questions on the main site that have been voted to be closed. The peak today was 42 questions (which occurred about 3 hours ago). Looking at the stats for the close votes,...
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Who is “From Review”?

Question: If I get a comment from "From Review" does that mean it has some official significance, or could that be more or less any user? Meta-question: Whoever "From Review" is, do we feel that he ...
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videos in questions, do we allow them?

Earlier I posted over a question that was an image, now one with a video. Do we allow it? I would say no, but what do others think? example https://math.stackexchange.com/review/first-posts/...
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Closing a close votes review loophole

A certain user has commented that they make use of a loophole: the user skips all of the questions in the close vote review queue, but opens the questions in a separate tab/window and votes to vote to ...
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Finding a question's “review” page when you're not reviewing close proposals

Click on "review", then on "close votes" and you can vote on a question. Then on another. Then on another. In an earlier posting, I remarked that you can't choose from a list. If my only motive were ...
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Who's digging up dirt in the close queue?

The close queue contains an extremely large number of old, answered (accepted) and downvoted questions. Even if these questions should have been closed, some of them now have a good answer worth ...