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Indicate beforehand required tag(s) when posting

On Meta Stack Exchange, questions need to be tagged with at least 1 from discussion, bug, feature-request, or support. It would be nice to the user to select one of these tags when asking a question, ...
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Remove / hide “suggested tags” line, if there are already five tags added

Does suggested tags line make any sense, if there are already five tags added to question? Maybe this line should be removed/hidden in case user already provided five tags? Clicking on suggestions ...
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Rotating clears selected tags

Changing the orientation of your device within the tag selection view while asking a question removes all selected tags and clears the textbox. Steps to reproduce: Ask a question (does not ...
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Sequencing of favorite vs ignored tags

I have a favorite tag : arduino-duemilanove This relates to the Arduino board the Duemilanove. I have an ignored tag: arduino-due These are totally different boards (devices), despite the ...
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Why can't a tag be deleted from the question if the question has no other tags?

Consider this question, which I voted to close as OT. Given that there might not be enough close votes, I also wanted to delete the only tag that is there, as being inappropriate for the question. ...
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Gold tag dupe-hammer posts a comment then removes it immediately [duplicate]

When a normal user votes to close as a duplicate, a comment is posted. When the question is closed, the comment is removed. The same happens with someone with a gold tag - a comment was posted then ...
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Don't add infinitely many tags to the title when browsing favourite tags

Since Add tag to page title when viewing specific tags, tags you're searching for / looking at are in the page title. I like this. However, when I browse my favourite tags ...
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What have happend to the datatables / jquery-datatables tag synonym? [closed]

Something has happend with the datatables and its (supposed) synonym jquery-datatables. According to the Tag Synonyms page the synonym / relation is created by a gilly3, nov 20 '13 at 6:19. But this ...
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“Related tags” are AWOL in the new nav

It seems that they used to be there (despite being broken), but i can't find them right now. When i go to [javascript] on SO, it's missing this beautiful sidebar: Please bring it back. What ...
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Updating favorite tags in different tabs overwrites earlier changes

I've found a reproducible issue while editing my "Favorite Tags". To reproduce: While logged in, open two browsers windows and visit a StackExchange site. In the first window, click the "edit" link ...
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What are the advantages/disadvantages of creating tag synonyms?

What are the advantages and disadvantages of creating tag synonyms? For example, when I was viewing the tag information, I came across with a synonym for a tag. The difference was just making it ...
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Stack Exchange Android App doesn't show Favorite Tags

Stack Exchange Android App Version 1.0.63 I recently downloaded and started using the Stack Exchange Mobile App for Android. And while it's a great app, overall, and I quite like it for the basics, ...
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Please make reserved meta tags red in chat onebox

If I post a link to a question in chat, it oneboxes showing a nice preview and its tags. This is great. However, on meta sites, such as this one, some tags are reserved, and show red on the question ...
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Distinguish synonyms from single-tag questions on the /tags page

When browsing the list of tags on a site, a number is shown next to each tag indicating how many questions have that tag, e.g. “sometag × 42”. If there is a single question with that tag, no ...
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Is it appropriate to provide instruction within a tag?

I happened to notice today on SO that the sas tag include instruction I've never noticed in other tags. Excerpt: "For questions about code, please include your code and some data to reproduce your ...
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I think I managed to break some tag synonyms somehow

Preface: please refrain from editing the posts/tags I reference in this post, because you might make the bug vanish. Extra preface: this issue is probably the result of misuse of diamond moderator ...
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How to send users in the right direction before they post asking for the wrong technique? [duplicate]

I often see users asking for batch programming on Windows and they try to solve rather complex tasks. A lot of these tasks would be better solved with a different technique that is also built-in to ...
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Spoiler block image and tag and bug [duplicate]

So in markdown the code >! makes a spoiler block. Something like >! Hello gives with a nice fade in/out effect. However, when you insert an image or tag like >! Hello [tag:bug] it does ...
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Top Tags for Questions

The main displayed stats for Tags have always been for Answers, with Questions demoted to only be mentioned in tooltips. With the new prominence of the Top Tags in the new-style Profile page, perhaps ...
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Lower the rep requirement for tag wiki edits

I have been in multiple new (private) betas where the tag wiki edit queues are reviewed so infrequently that many users like me appear to rarely even bother with them, because half the time important ...
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Please could there be a … after the tag wiki on the tag page?

Here the tag wiki just cuts off, with no warning: Please could it have an ellipsis, like this: Update: I just found (from web inspector) that it does have an ellipsis, just in the wrong place: ...
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Can the tag counts be the same?

On the tag home page, I see this: Note the x 7895. But on the tag's own page, I see this: Here it says 8020. I guess that one (the latter) is cached? Please could they both be right? Or both be ...
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When tagging a newly added question, display the number of questions with all of the already entered tags

I would like to suggest a following feature: when a user adds tags while creating a new question, display the number of questions that already have the same tags. For example, when I enter "python", ...
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Visited tags and badges are styled differently to unvisited ones

I just recently (some two weeks ago) noticed that on some sites (certainly Movies & TV and Seasoned Advice, even if harder to notice there) the font color inside the tags behaves like links, which ...
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Retain chosen tags when navigating tag filter options

When i change to custom tags and enter some tags. then change to all and back to custom tags all input from the first time are removed. I think it will be better if the changes will be saved and ...
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Tags should be sorted by popularity in the filter editor in the new navigation

Tags which are displayed at the top of the page filtered by a tag with asterisks, with the new navigation enabled, are sorted alphabetically. It's inconvenient, because it doesn't let me see which ...
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Tags with asterisks are not displayed in the new navigation [duplicate]

I have tags with asterisks in my favorites, like c#-* and *xaml*, in addition to normal tags like c# and wpf. Previously they worked correctly in the new navigation, but now they cause a couple of ...
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Editing the tag filter for the new nav is awkward

When you go to edit the tags you want to filter on, they appear with the cursor at the end, and all of the tags 'off screen' (so to speak) and pushed to the left. Would it be possible for them all ...
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Harder to search inside specific tag in the new navigation

I'm used to search inside a specific tag by clicking the tag, then appending the key words in the search textbox. Saves me tons of typing. However, when I now click a tag that's what happens: ...
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Bug doesn't have tag formatting

The bug does not have the required-tag meta styling: Please make it the required-tag styling, like this: discussion, not discusion. It also has the same issue with the mod tags. They show as ...
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Story identification, meta-tags?

I was wondering which SE site would be best to ask about hardly hearable (for me) quote from (probably) some movie, that I have encountered on some YT clip here. Movies? Story-identification tag has ...
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What to do with [code] and [source-code]?

I see a couple of tags that are similar and appear to not be used appropriately. code has no description and over a hundred questions. It seems that many of the uses for should be code-formatting or ...
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Total Score of TopTags in AndroidApp does not match [duplicate]

I have noticed that the score of Top Tags in the Android App does not match the score on my profile. As an example does my Profile say that I have a score of 806 in the c#, while the Android App ...
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Can I receive email or iPhone notifications for questions with my favorite tags? [duplicate]

Is it possible for me to get push notifications or emails (or other) when a question arises on specific tags?
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Conflicting tag-only edit hard-stops me from submitting drafted edit!

Just now I was editing a question, fixing tags and body. Before I submitted my (2k) edit, someone else edited, changing some of the same tags as I. Well enough; my edit was more complete, so I'll just ...
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Failed to create a tag NSDistributedNotificationCenter due to 25 limit [closed]

I failed to create one tag (class name) from Cocoa NSDistributedNotificationCenter for this question. And forced to truncate the Center from end, this will surely create issues with people working ...
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Can there be a greater stylistic differences between Meta and Main site tags?

When a tag is embedded in a question, it is difficult to determine if it is a main site tag or a meta site tag. Example: The difference is very minor. One is a slightly darker shade of grey. I ...
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What is the purpose of having tags if they are not honored?

What is the purpose of having tags if they are not honored? For example, if a post is tagged with a support request, then why is the post allowed to be treated as a discussion? In this case, assume ...
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Offer more options for tag subscription digests

While subscribing to tags, it shows digest mail duration set to one day. If it is weekly digest (or, for that matter, any customizable days) it will be great. Please consider changing duration to be ...
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When will tags be updated? [duplicate]

On my profile top tag scores seem to be in an old state. Or how does it work? Are these scores received reputations? What are scores there? And the votes? Questions and answers count equal? The whole ...
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How do the 'bugs' and 'reqs' tabs work?

Just curious... How do the 'bugs' and 'reqs' tabs work? Do they just show the highest voted bugs and feature requests that don't have specific status-* tags? To basically show the highest voted ...
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Can the front page say “retagged” instead of “modified” for a tag-only edit? [duplicate]

It's not that uncommon for me to be interested in edits people make to questions or answers, especially when I'm doing review tasks and someone I downvoted/closevoted might have fixed the problem, but ...
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Add gold tag badge privileges to a user's Privileges page

I think it would be very handy to have a users 'privileges' page (what you see when you go to /help/privileges) also show the user's gold tag badge privileges. Currently it just lists the ...
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Top tag in activity should count question score as well

In the new activity view on the profile page, it includes your top tag. As it stands, this is identical to the top tag later down on the page, meaning it only calculates answer score. This makes 100% ...
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Can not edit/select tags from web interface(can not ask questions)

I am posting this from the mobile app as I am not able to post any questions or edit tags from the web interface. After writing the question I am not able to select a tag. Writing the text bug also ...
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What does “post %” mean in user's profile page?

In profile page, there is "post %" under top tags which is 100 of mine. What does it mean?
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Got a tag badge - but has not earned it yet [duplicate]

This morning I got the silver twitter-bootstrap badge : ... Unfornutunetely, I havent earned this particular badge yet. Have 318 votes on 124 answers. Then wondered if twitter-bootstrap had ...
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Brackets around tags disappear from search after captcha

I clicked a tag from a user profile on a site where I don't have an account. The address was: http://bitcoin.stackexchange.com/search?q=user:2306+[transactions] It then took me to the ...
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Is it possible to tag users? [duplicate]

It could be interesting to tag users, for example by company or profession. We could check if Ericsson employees contribute more than Nokia employees for example; have companies compete with each ...
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What should I do when I'm asking a question that needs a new tag, but I don't have enough rep?

Today, I asked my first question on WebApps.SE: "could not find driver" error when registering at ghtorrnt.org/dblite. (I'm fairly active on other SE sites.) My question was about a web app ...