How do I reject an idea?

Once review has been requested, an idea can be rejected. When an idea is rejected, the status of the work is changed to canceled. This article describes how you can reject an idea that has been submitted for review.  

Note: Idea is a replaceable term in PowerSteering. Your organization may use a different label to represent ideas on your site.

Click here to view a brief video tutorial about how to reject an idea.

1. Locate Idea

  • Locate the idea that you want to reject and click the name of that idea.

2. Click Reject

  • Click Reject.

Note: If you have the ability to approve an idea, you have the ability to reject an idea.

3. Reject Idea

Reject Idea
  1. Enter information about why you are rejecting the idea.
  2. Click Reject.

4. View Idea

View Idea
  • Verify that the state of the idea is Rejected and the status has changed to Canceled.

4.1. Changing Canceled Status

  • In the event that you want to un-cancel the rejected idea, click Status, select Proposed. The state of the idea will revert to Review Not Requested.


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