Sometimes when reviewing suggested edits, some users (well, for all I know, just me) can sometimes accidentally hit the wrong option - Approve when they meant to reject and vice versa.

Is there a way to undo this and vote correctly? If not, can someone explain why?


Nope, once you vote, it is a binding vote. The system is not set up for vote-takebacks in that sense. It's partially design, and partially because you are supposed to make sure that you review things carefully and accurately to avoid people robo-reviewing just for badges and the like. (See also review audits for more ideas of how SE is trying to make sure people review and vote carefully.) Also, it's not the end of the world if you do make a mistake because it takes two people to confirm/reject an edit suggestion. This meta post also helps give a few more ideas on exactly how the whole Suggested Edit thing works, if you're curious.

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    Review audits sound really handy, why aren't they active on Arqade? – shanodin Jun 5 '15 at 15:12

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