Questions tagged [vote-to-close]

For questions and discussions about close-voting specifically. Not to be confused with [closed-questions].

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Should we be allowed to close our own questions with one vote (close hammer)?

I think on PPCG you should be allowed to close your own challenges single handedly. It would allow people like me who realize too late that I have posted a bad challenge and want to close it fast. But ...
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How could I clarify my question?

I've met a quite interesting problem and I thought it would be a nice task also on the code golf. Unfortunately, it is currently being held as unclear. However, the problem is for me very simple and ...
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Should we close old KoTH challenges as off-topic?

Recently, a number of old king-of-the-hill challenges have popped up in the Close Votes review queue, with users voting to close them as off-topic as their deadline for submissions has passed. ...
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How to make question clear to users who voted to close without providing feedback as to what is not clear to them?

This question Permutations to the nines is "on hold" listing the reason as "unclear what you're asking". Asked the first two users listed as voting to close what part of the question is not clear to ...
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Voting to close question if it's unclear for some?

There are cases where a challenge asks for some specific inputs/outputs, for instance an array where each element is a tuple or something similar. This might be perfectly fine and clear in some ...
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Closing one's own question as a dupe

I was curious why does it permit users to close their own question. What is the rational behind this? Is there any reason a user should be allowed to do this?