the check box “Reviewers will have access to the submission file only after agreeing to review it” is unchecked.
After clicking submission URL that he/she has got by email, the reviewer is landing in the Request part of the Reviewing stage. And there is no file to be seen there: only Article Title and Article Abstract.
The reviewer has to accept to make a review, to be able to download the submission file i.e. to go to Step #3.
Am I right?