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Can we have a way to undo a flag? [duplicate]

I know there is already a question about undoing a comment flag. However, that question was before there was the concept of flag weight. I flagged an answer for attention because it contains both A. ...
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Flag removal: Is it possible to remove your flag or otherwise indicate it should be unflagged? [duplicate]

I flagged an answer which appeared blank as "not an answer", but upon refreshing the page I saw a code block. How can I remove my flag? I don't want to lose flagging weight just because of a browser ...
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Should there be an option to revoke not yet reviewed flags? [duplicate]

For example, this question was initially posted with horrible formatting, and I mis-read the question. Thinking it was asking something different, I flagged as belonging on superuser.com. When I ...
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How to unflag a comment when it was flagged by mistake? [duplicate]

I recently made an "oops" when I flagged a valid comment as off-topic, when I had meant to flag the question as an off-topic question that should be migrated. Unfortunately, unlike upvotes, downvotes, ...
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Please revisit the decision not to let people remove moderator flags [duplicate]

More than a couple of people have suggested making it possible to remove/cancel/undo/whatever a moderator flag. Some seemed to be worried about flag weight or whatever. (I know "flag weight," per se, ...
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What to do if I wrongly flag an answer [duplicate]

Note: I didn't downvote! (yet) Earlier today, I flagged an answer as it really wasn't an answer at the time. However, the poster later added a JSFiddle example (which didn't really answer the ...
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Raised a flag and the very next moment it was rectified [duplicate]

I raised a flag on a question which was very poorly formatted. But soon after the flag was raised it was edit and nicely formatted. I feel bad about it. What can I do?
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Why is there no way to cancel a “flag” request? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Cancel misclicked flags Can we have a way to undo a flag? I flagged a question as not an answer because it (at first) looked like it was a "comment" on the correct answer ...
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Reverse a flag after post is edited [duplicate]

I often find that I see something and I flag it up, but then the post is edited and I want to undo my flag. So I think that a feature which would allow for you, at least within the first 5-10 minutes ...
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Updating information for flagging a question [duplicate]

I flagged a question on Stack Overflow, but now I want to update my comments for flagging that question. Is this possible? Also is it possible to undo a flag on a question?
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Is it possible to roll back a given flag? [duplicate]

I just want to know is there any way to roll back our flag. I flagged a question for moderator attention. But after the post owner updation, it seems it is Q&A format only. So i want to roll back ...
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Once flagged, can it be undone? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Cancel misclicked flags After "Flagging" if a user thinks, the post or comment was not enough for flagging or the reason the user gave during flagging was not correct and ...
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How can I recall or take-back a flag? [duplicate]

While reviewing First Posts on Stack Overflow just now, I ran across an answer that gave a solution in code with an explanation in a language not English. Note that the question was in English. I ...
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I accidentally marked the wrong question as a duplicate. How can I replace it with the correct duplicate? [duplicate]

I accidentally flagged this question as a duplicate of this question, when I intended to flag it as a duplicate of this question. I am presented with the message "You have already flagged this post ...
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How to cancel a flagged post? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Cancel misclicked flags While reading the question that was downvoted to -3 I decided to flag it. By that time the question got edited and answers got provided already. Can ...

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