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Reapply for patent after notice of abandonment

"Can I just reapply for the same idea?" Yes, but you will lose the original priority date. To try to keep the original filing date you may be able to revive the application.
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A U.S. patent is to issue on a future date; is there any way to view the patent prior to the date of issue?

I do not think so. Things can go wrong in the production of the final text which very often involves incorporating amendments. The first you see the final version is the day of issue. The best you can ...
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Notice to File Corrected Application Papers

See MPEP section on manner of making amendments. There is some formality in making amendments. The USPTO provides an example. Among other things they must be signed. If it isn't signed properly it ...
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