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Last week I received the pleasant message that my very first journal paper got accepted. More precisely, the journal "accepts the manuscript in its current form". The reviewers did have some remarks, however. I know that I do not have to correct some bigger discussion points that they have, but there were also a couple of typos that they pointed out

Do I need to correct those typos myself or will the reviewer/editor fix those, given that the mistakes are recognized?

Note. The manuscript submission website does not allow me to make any more changes, since its acceptance. I would probably have to e-mail the editor to correct the minor mistakes.

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    Ask the editor. Different journals have different policies, we cannot tell you how it works in your case. – J. Doe Oct 31 '16 at 9:29
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Had your paper not been accepted as is, you would definitely have made these changes. Although typos are usually taken care of in the copyediting and page proofing stage, I think it would be a good idea to write to the editor asking whether you are required to make the changes.

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