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Does Stack Exchange need do-not-close votes? [duplicate]

I've come across different questions at different networks that get closed, the reopened, then closed again... It's often about questions that represent an edge-case for what's on/off-topic on the ...
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Vote to keep open? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Why can’t I keep nominating a question for opening? Close/Reopen Votes - Sliding Scale For Threshold How about a “Vote not to close” option to counter the &...
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Why do close votes have priority? [duplicate]

At present, any votes that are to close have priority. Normally thing would be that if someone wants the thread closed that a single vote should be registered. Then if someone wants to keep the thread ...
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0answers
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You should be able to vote to reopen a question before it is actually closed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: Canceling a “Vote to Close” How about a “Vote not to close” option to counter the “Vote to close”? Granted, you can't reopen something ...
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2answers
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Counter vote the closure of a question [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How about a “Vote not to close” option to counter the “Vote to close”? Let's say that there is a question that 40 people consider a real question. But 5 people consider it ...
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0answers
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vote against a running close-vote [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: You should be able to vote to reopen a question before it is actually closed. How about a “Vote not to close” option to counter the “Vote to close”? ...
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1answer
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Why is there no way to vote that a question should not be closed? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: You should be able to vote to reopen a question before it is actually closed. How about a “Vote not to close” option to counter the “Vote to close”? ...
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0answers
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Vote to un-close [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How about a “Vote not to close” option to counter the “Vote to close”? A "vote to close" on an otherwise good question is like a black mark on its face....
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Add a “Leave open” button to questions that have close votes [duplicate]

New questions often fall victim to posted-too-early issues, consequently they quickly attract close votes. This is as it should be, but when the problem is remedied it would be convenient if it were ...
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1answer
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Add option to vote for a question to stay open [duplicate]

Sometimes when going through questions, I can see that someone has previously voted to close it. However quite often I disagree with the close vote and I would like to vote for the question to stay ...
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0answers
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We should be able to add reopen votes while the question is still not closed [duplicate]

Possible Duplicates: How about a “Vote not to close” option to counter the “Vote to close”? Can we have the ability to rescind a close vote before it closes? You should ...
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0answers
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Possibility to object to closing? [duplicate]

After a question get closed, it can be reopened after it was substantially enhanced. But it may be substantially enhanced while it has one or more close votes, but not closed yet. I think it should ...
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0answers
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Negative vote to close, prevent question from being closed, instead of only voting to reopen [duplicate]

I am looking at a valid question with 4 votes to close on a site. I think the collective conscious has edited the question to make it appropriate, and there are answers for that question now. With ...
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0answers
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Ability to vote to prevent closure of topics [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How about a “Vote not to close” option to counter the “Vote to close”? Currently there are no other ways of showing that you don't agree that a topic ...
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Can we have the ability to retract a close vote before it closes?

Sometimes you vote to close something and the OP then changes it to fix the issue or issues. You can't take a close vote back though. It would be nice if you could. With the new Duplicate close ...

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