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Voting to Close is the process by which users can vote to close a question. You gain the ability to cast close votes when you reach 3,000 Reputation on graduated sites, and a lesser amount is needed on beta sites.

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What should we do about the guess the password chess puzzles?

There have been a few of these posted lately. I have been down-voting and casting a vote to close. It's been pointed out that as puzzles, they are technically on topic, however, they aren't very ...
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Preemptive close reason watch

Who can watch the close reasons for a question which has some, but not yet sufficient close votes? And how to watch? (Moderator tools, probably. For the obvious reason to preemptively improve the ...
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That was quick: "Is Auto Chess good for the future of chess?" closed already. Why?

Is it really the case that just two votes are sufficient to close a question these days? I may not like the subject matter, but it would be a terrible thing if we can't discuss the evolution of ...
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Can you vote to leave a question open?

Say your question is getting votes for closing, and you're concerned about it. Can you somehow vote to leave it open?
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