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Let's lower the reputation requirement for privileges back to "beta" levels

The question Reduce the reputation threshold to be allowed to cast a reopen vote on a closed question led to close and reopen voting being reduced to 500 rep here. I additionally suggested that we ...
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Suggested edits limit reached — Requesting help from moderators and 2K+ rep users to review suggested edits

I am writing this post to request your help in reviewing the suggested edits that are waiting in the review queue. There are currently 21 pending edits, which is quite a lot for our site. As you may ...
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I cannot suggest edits anymore — Requesting moderators and users with 2K rep to please help review suggested edits [duplicate]

I would like to ask moderators and users with 2K rep (who are not on strike) to kindly review suggested edits. We have a backlog of suggested edits in the review queue — 29 at the time of writing. As ...
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Late answers about Web Apps that no longer exist

Interested in feedback regarding my review of a late answer to this 8-year-old question, How I can get Hangouts notifications on my phone even if I have it open in my PC For google chat, if you ...
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How to review this "low quality" answer?

This perhaps feels more like a general Stack Exchange "problem", but anyway... How do I review the following answer that was flagged as "low quality" - it doesn't seem possible to &...
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Is there any issue with Steward badge?

I received back to back notification for earning Steward badges for the same reasons: You can see there are total 13 Steward badges have been awarded in last one hour multiple times for same review ...
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Please help reviewing suggested edits!

I'm trying to help this site by regularly reviewing First Posts and Late Answers, but this has become somewhat complicated as of late. Most of the time I'd like to edit the post to fix some grammar or ...
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Feedback request - What are your thoughts on three-vote closure?

As in prior tests, I'd like to get some feedback from y'all about the impact of three-vote closure on your experience here Web Applications. I'd like to ask anyone who feels up to it to write an ...
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Cancelling election - let's try something else? Testing three-vote question closure

UPDATE: Thanks for participating in this test! I'll look at the info and see how it went. In the interim, if you have any feedback you'd like to give, there's a place for that here: Feedback request - ...
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Is it OK to revise an answer by adding answerer's social/professional profile without his/her consent?

There are two answers* which have been revised, where the editor has added a Disclaimer on behalf of the answerer, by adding his LinkedIn profile link. And these edits have been approved. I just want ...
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Let user know if there's a pending edit from the review queue

I was trying to edit an answer from the review queue (late answers), and nothing happened - like the edit button/link is not working. So I entered the post page, and then when trying to edit I got ...
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Why is there suddenly a flood of Close votes in the review queue?

There's been a greater than normal number of questions in the Close Votes review queue of late. Some are in there for good reason. However, a large number of them also appear to be on-topic, have ...
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Let's not waste time trying to close old unanswered zero-score questions

If a question is a month or more old has the score of 0 has no answer there is no need to close it. If you find it's unclear or otherwise unsuitable for the site, just downvote it. With the score ...
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Is the Review notification (a white number on a brown background) working "the right way around"?

I only ever seem to see that number when items of mine are in the queues (of which I do not need notification) whereas I thought the intention was to encourage users to perform review tasks by ...
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Is it possible to undo the approval on suggested edit?

I approved this suggested edit by mistake. I wanted to click on Reject tab but mistakenly I ended up clicking on Approve. Is it possible to undo this action? Or what to do if something happen like ...
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Why are there suddenly hundreds of posts in the "Late Answers" review queue?

There are suddenly 300+ answers in the Late Answers review queue. Mostly, they are answers to questions that were migrated here a looooong time ago. However, I'm seeing a fair share that aren't. ...
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Review "Ghost" Questions With Answers

Would it be good to have a review queue, that reviews answers given, for questions that are inactive for lets say 6 months or longer? Activity would be referenced to the "last seen" date and answers ...
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Was the review reputation requirement raised?

I am a rather active reviewer on the main site. But today, when I was looking for new items, I was told I need a reputation of at least 500 to do so. Is this a bug? If not: Why wasn’t this rather ...
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Suggestion Popup Window Isn't Draggable

The popup window in the suggestion review queue isn't draggable unlike the flag popup window for example: Update 27/07/2013, Low Quality Posts: I would like it to be draggable. Perhaps along the ...
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Reviewing the same question three times

I just finished reviewing this question. Looking at it afterwards, it seems a bit overdone: How to cope with this situation?
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New Button at Review Section

While reviewing a post, I noticed that "No Action Needed" button was added: Will this button prevent a first post to appear as a late post?
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Review items appear twice

While reviewing questions (first and late), I noticed that questions I've reviewed as first posts, also appear on the late post section afterwards. Should this be the case? See example: first post I'...
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What am I looking for when reviewing low-quality marked posts?

Part of me wants to recommend incorrect or too short answers for deletion, but the community should take care of that part the other part of me says. So, when checking low-quality content answers/...
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Error on the new review page [closed]

I just found this error on the review page:
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New Review system currently in beta testing [closed]

A new system for reviewing posts that require moderation is now live here at Web Applications. For details, please see the post on Meta Stack Overflow. It's important to note that this is not (...
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Leftover posts in /review first answers not being reviewed

There are five posts currently in the /review section under the first answers tab that refuse to acknowledge I looked at them. For example reviewing Facebook like button without iframe will show as ...
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