We required an option to cancel "Close" operation. This will help peoples who voted for closing a question by mistake.

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    For now: just add a comment saying that you clicked 'close' by mistake, and asking the next person who wants to close to leave a comment instead saying he's used your vote. :-) Commented Aug 8, 2010 at 16:07
  • @ShreevatsaR Of course, if they feel so strongly about closing, I doubt they will not use their own close votes. ;) Commented Nov 21, 2011 at 1:31

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This has been declined at Meta Stack Overflow (the master meta), although the decision to do so was not popular.


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