Skip to main content

Questions tagged [vote-to-close]

The tag has no usage guidance.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
7 votes
1 answer

Re-ask vs. edit + reopen

A fairly typical case: A question is not clear enough in the first attempt. There is a lot of discussion in the comments. People ask for clarifications, the user answers questions, people suggest ...
Jukka Suomela's user avatar
5 votes
1 answer

What should I do after posting an inappropriate question?

I have realized that I posted a question which was not suitable on the website. What should I do?
Tsuyoshi Ito's user avatar
  • 16.5k
3 votes
1 answer

On closing, and the awesome power of moderation

As a moderator, I can close a question unilaterally. I've been trying not to do this, because I think it's unfair to let one person decide whether a question should be closed. However, there are very ...
Suresh Venkat's user avatar
1 vote
2 answers

Bug with viewing close votes?

This question had this comment: Voted to close as off topic (too basic). – Tsuyoshi Ito 43 mins ago I therefore assume at least one close vote was cast for this question. As of the moment of ...
Alex ten Brink's user avatar
1 vote
0 answers

The close reason used for non-theoretical-computer-science questions

To those who vote to close non-theoretical-computer-science questions: Thank you for tidying up the website, but when you do so, could you please choose the precise reason? Sometimes new users post ...
Tsuyoshi Ito's user avatar
  • 16.5k