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Can't see formatted output when reviewing edit

Recently, I've found that when I go to review an edit by a new user, I can only see the markdown, and not the formatted output. Here a screenshot of the top left corner of the page: I'm sure ...
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Why do posts show up in low-quality post review queue multiple times?

Why do posts show up in low-quality post review queue multiple times? Based on this post it seems to suggest that this isn't a bug. What is the point of multiple high/medium rep users reviewing the ...
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Redundant “Red Dot” within the review queues menu

It happens to be that yesterday evening, for the first time since I have access to the review queues, there appeared a - I would call it - "Red Dot Icon" within the drop-down menu. In fact this ...
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Breaking daily limit of reviews [duplicate]

Today when I was checking review statistics, this showed up. I wonder how it is possible that a user breaks the daily limit of 20 reviews? Is it some kind of new privilege?
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Check your review stats

Where can you find your review stats, such as review audits, average number of time spent on each review task, etc?
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Wrong title revision used in suggested edits history

The suggested edit history (accessible here) shows the wrong (not the one from the moment the edit was suggested) title upon "Edit" resolution of the suggested edit. I can see why the current title is ...
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Adding notifications for review [duplicate]

There should be some kind of option that you get notifications when there are posts to be reviewed.This could speed up the process for reviewing and maybe even attract other people to review posts.
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Selecting “Skip” when reviewing

I want to be sure I understand what the options mean when reviewing a submission. I'm usually faced with choosing "Approve", "Reject", or "Skip" (among others). When can "Skip" be correctly used? I've ...
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What's going on if someone don't pass many review tests? [duplicate]

I usually pass the review tests. (In fact I can't remember the last time I failed.) But I wonder what's going on to someone who repeatedly fails to pass these tests?
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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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Is “Don't bother voting to close a sufficiently downvoted question” good advice?

...provided there aren't any close votes already, of course. It's no secret the close review queue has been pretty large lately (see here, for instance). It's sitting at 110 questions, as I write this ...
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reviewing an edit of one of my own answers

Somebody suggested (and obviously bad of course (smily wink) ) change to one of my answers I gave in reply to their question. Should I be the one reviewing this edit? It was that another reviewer ...
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A complaint against faulty review of edits

I've made a couple of edits either for enhancing readability or improving the formatting. They, however, have been rejected. As an example... https://math.stackexchange.com/review/suggested-edits/...
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Where does one proofread edits?

Where do I find edits to proofread? I would like to proofread edits submitted by other people. I'm not sure whether or not it's limited by reputation.
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Why are there so many “low quality posts” from people with a lot of reputation/badges/experience?

I just had this low quality post review https://math.stackexchange.com/review/low-quality-posts/433324 and I've been noticing a theme. This answer is a great hint, the user has a long history of great ...
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When selecting “Not Sure” in the review section does the question get removed from review section?

It seems to me that when I select "Not Sure" when reviewing an item that the item gets removed from the review list (The number in the review section seems to decrease much faster than the number of ...
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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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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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'Meta Reviews' information question

Can 'Meta Reviews' from the main site 'Review' page show the number of reviews available?
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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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Was asked to review a question that is more than 4 years old?

When reviewing the Close queue, I was asked (in earnest, not a test) about math.SE 987322, which is said to have been active last some 4 years back (?!). What is going on? (The question is OK in my ...
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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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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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Why are we allowed to see vote counts / click on questions in the review queue?

Today I ran into this answer by @URL in the queue I know that there's a litany of issues with the audit system, and many can't be resolved, but I'm not sure why things like seeing vote counts (as in ...
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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 ...