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How are Flagged Questions/Answers Checked

Today I flagged a question as off-topic for asking about an app that can do a specific task. I later checked back and saw that the question had been edited to ask the same question in a different way ...
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Should I flag questions separately in "Low Quality Posts" queue after I click "Recommend Deletion"?

In the following image you see a question posted as an answer. Normally, I'd just flag this question as not an answer and move on. However, I ran into this question in the Low Quality Posts queue and ...
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Should development questions be put on hold or migrated to SO?

Despite being off-topic on AE, questions about app development are frequently asked here. I generally flag these as needing migration to SO as opposed to marking them as off-topic, because they should ...
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Explanation of different flag types

We just got some flags on this "answer": sáng sadsadsadsafsafsafsafsafsafsafsafsa There were 6 flags, of all types. Some of the wrong ones were from longtime users who ought to know by now what ...
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Duplicate flag reasons?

I noticed that there are 2 flags for apparently the same effect/reason. There are the "Questions about writing and publishing Android apps, writing custom ROMs, and other topics that are primarily of ...
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Do link only answers justify a 'low quality answer' mod flag?

I've just encountered an link-only answer. What should I do now as a good Android Enthusiasts citizen? Do link-only answers justify a 'low quality answer' mod flag?
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Is it a 'bad' thing to have flags denied?

I have had 2 flags denied now, and I always wondered - is this a bad thing? Should I be disheartened if my flag gets denied? Should I worry about wasting the time of a moderator, because it shouldn't ...
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Should a moderator decline a "not an answer" flag because they think you asked the wrong question?

I recently asked a question about why I couldn't see error messages logged from K9 using aLogcat on Jelly bean. The only answer instead answered a different question (i.e. "How do I fix these errors ...
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Should the helpful flags be rewarded?

Flagging is a very nice and important feature that helps to make the site clean and effective. Should the helpful flags be rewarded to promote the users ?
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Simple question - Can i Flag a Tag?

Can i Flag a Tag? What if there is an unnecessary tag created for advertising some product?
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