Topic: Review results are not displayed to authors  (Read 65876 times)

Why are the review results not displayed to the authors?
What has be done to show the evaluation results to the authors?

(A German version of this article is available.)

Please check the following settings:

  • Did you enable the corresponding phase in “phases and deadlines” called “Results of the reviewing procedures are accessible to authors”?
    Overview => Settings => Main Setting for Paper Reviewing
  • Please check if you set an alternative publication date for any of the conference tracks / contribution types.
    Overview => Settings => Conference Phases and Deadlines
    Overview => Settings => Manage Submission Types / Conference Tracks
  • Please note that authors can only access the results if a decision has been made, i.e., the acceptance status is not “on hold” any more.
    Overview => Submissions & Reviews => Results of the Reviewing Procedure & Decision About Acceptance
  • Please double check if the review results are enabled for the corresponding acceptance statuses (it is by default for all statuses, but not “on hold”).
    Please go to:
    Overview => Settings => Manage Acceptance Status
    and check the setting for the option “Show Results”.
    Please note that you can also display the results for the status “On Hold” if required.
  • Please verify if the review results are enabled for the corresponding tracks / contribution types.
    Please go to:
    Overview => Settings => Manage Submission Types / Conference Track
    and check the setting for the option "Review Results" under "Further Settings". Enabled is default.