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I cannot find PostTags table [duplicate]

there is no PostTags table inside datadump. Is there any way to generate PostTags table? in the documentation Database schema documentation for the public data dump and SEDE, it says there is ...
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User without the “create tags” privilege is able to create tags

On Meta Stack Overflow a user was able to create several new tags despite the fact that he doesn't have enough reputation for the "create tags" privilege (link). The limit is 1500 reputation on Stack ...
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How to find top users by several tags?

I know it is possible to find top users by one tag, but is it also possible to use several tags: to cross reference users? For example, on Stack Overflow I want to find the top user for phonegap AND ...
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Help me find the right Stack Exchange site/tag for my question

This is my first attempt at using Stack Exchange, so please go easy on me if I'm doing the wrong thing here. I need expert advice on choosing the right computer to buy to fulfill a specific need. I'm ...
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Are tags for what the content of the question is, or what the answer is? [duplicate]

I was having some trouble with a recent question I asked and people kept editing in erroneous tags as I described the problem. I reverted back to the original over and over and finally I arrived at my ...
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Return to the main page of the tag from a question?

This is what I called "the main page" of the tag (e.g. c++ tag): Once I enter a question, the layout becomes: How can I return to the main page of the tag from a question? At present, I can only ...
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query for top 50 related tags for all tags with respective counts

How would you create a query to return all tags with their corresponding 25 most popular tags and counts and the tag itself with its own count? For example, output would be like: tag, related_tag, ...
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Inconsistency of Tag definitions across the various Stack Exchange sites

Has anyone noticed that there is a distinct lack of consistency in the definitions of the same Tag, across the various sites under the Stack Exchange umbrella? Cases in point: The definition of ...
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Please Burninate [stackexchange] [duplicate]

I hereby propose that the tag stackexchange be burninated. The tag's wiki: stackexchange is for questions about the entire network of Q&A sites that make up the Stack Exchange network. is ...
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Can this [status-completed] tag be removed?

This bug report I filed was marked as status-completed when only one part of it was resolved, specifically the site age. Since it wasn't fully resolved, could the tag be removed for now? I'm most ...
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Inappropriate match on tag prevents use

A user on meta Raspberry Pi Exchange, where I'm a moderator, recently asked this question which seems to indicate a bug. In brief, the user went to edit a question tagged qtonpi. When the edit was ...
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why i can't select more than one tag in stackOverflow [duplicate]

Why the multi tag selection is not allowed so when for exemple in the tag section i select JAVA & HTML & CSS i only see questions that match with these tags
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Can we make the minimum rep to add a tag synonym depend on the size of the tag?

As you probably all know, in order to nominate a tag synonym you need and answer score of 5 or more in the tag (and 2500 rep.) For very large tags, say c++, this seems low. It's not hard to get 5 ...
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Is it OK to reuse tag wiki descriptions across Stack Exchange sites?

Certain tags are common to more than one Stack Exchange sites and the context is similar enough for these sites to share a common description of the tag (or at least significant portions of the ...
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Innapropriate tags [duplicate]

I saw a lot of tags that don't make any sense on stackoverflow, many don't even have a description. How these should be handled? Is there a functionality like flag for questions?
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Accessing historical top 20 users information

Is there a way to access historical top 20 users information like this one but for any given historical date (since SE and the tag exist)? I mean the "top [tag] answerers in last 30 days" ranking, ...
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Tag field needs a clear function

In the Android app when searching for and entering tags on a post, it is somewhat cumbersome that after selecting a tag you must then either manually select and delete or backspace over the search ...
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(merged-questions) and (merge-questions) - synonyms?

Should merged-questions (x 72, +excerpt, +wiki), be a master synonym of merge-questions (x6, no excerpt, no wiki)? The latter seems to have been used within the context of merged-questions.
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Please hide questions with tags I chose to ignore and hide (on iOS app)

I tend to use the Stack Exchange app over the weekends to do a bit of general browsing. One of the sites is Board & Card Games, on which I've set it up, on the website, to hide ...
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Is there a way to find empty tag wikis? [duplicate]

I noticed a tag wiki that needed some content this afternoon and got to editing that one and several others that were being used on questions but had no content. I was going to keep filling in empty ...
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How does tagging affect searchability? [duplicate]

Suppose I have this question How does MySuperSecretLanguage's garbage collection work? I am wondering how the garbage collector in MySuperSecretLanguage works. Can someone please explain? ...
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Your tags couldn't be submitted. Please see the error above

I am trying to edit a post to improve it, but cannot: Get the count of numbers doubling using SQL? I am editing posts a lot and I know the message well. But this time it is a. wrong b. ...
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Alternate sorting schemes for “My Tags” in mobile app

I love that the mobile app now has a filter option for "My Tags", but I can't seem to figure out the sorting algorithm. It seems pretty scattered and never seems to show the questions in any ...
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What about adding CreationDate to Tags in SEDE database?

Would it be possible (from the technical viewpoint) adding creation date to the Database Schema of SEDE.1 (Or maybe even id of the user who created the tag or id of the question where it was created.) ...
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On per-site metas, limit the number of “required tags” to 1 tag per question only

Proposal When adding a "required-tag" to a meta question, allow only one of the four required-tags to be used per single question. No change to which or how many non-required tags can be used in ...
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Inline tag edits don't show my edit until the page is refreshed [duplicate]

I often use the inline tag editor on Stack Overflow. However, the "Edited [time] ago" box below doesn't appear until after the page is refreshed. This is different than the behavior if I use the edit ...
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It is hard to see what tag you are looking at

This is a screenshot of the 12.04 on Ask Ubuntu. Looking over the page, you can see the Tag Wiki - but that doesn't show you what the tag is. In fact, the biggest text is the question count. It's ...
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Tag-Wiki edit submit gets error, clearer reasons requested

I'm trying to submit a tag-wiki on Cogsi.SE, who's edit review queue is currently at 38. I keep getting the error: An error occurred while submitting the post Here's a screenshot of what's ...
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How can I filter questions with ZERO answers for a tag? [duplicate]

I tried to answer SEO-related questions which are not having even a single answer in Pro Webmasters. But I was not able to filter a single question with no answer in the SEO tag. Why does it show ...
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Multiple tags search broken when searching as anonymous user?

When I input [asdf][lisp] into the search field on http://stackoverflow.com, without being logged in, only one tag remains. Is it broken?
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Reference tag of any site in chat

Right now, in chat, we can use [tag:tagname] and [meta-tag:tagname]. But in MSE chat, I think it would be useful to reference a tag on any site through this format. For example: ...
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Tooltip/Title to show tags of Hot Network Questions when hovered over

Currently, hovering the mouse over a Hot Network Question title does nothing (but show the URL in the bottom of the browser, if supported). Sometimes the title of the question alone doesn't make it ...
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Email notifications for search terms

I would like to get email notifications for questions which match a tag, and include a search keyword. I can see how to do this for tags, but not a way to filter based on keyword matches. Is this ...
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When did tagging become user responsibiliy?

I was looking back at an ealier beta version of stackoverflow and noticed that tags were previously a fix in the site. When did they become user responsibility?
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Add a limited cross site question feed to the main page

Often people have lamented the "this is appropriate on multiple sites, but people yell if I post copies of it on both" or "I'd post it on the other site, but it doesn't get enough eyeballs - this one ...
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Adding Tag “Classes” to Synonyms [duplicate]

There are some situations where tag synonyms make perfect sense the way they currently are. In SF&F, the "lotr" tag is a synonym for "lord-of-the-rings". As we all know, LOTR is just an ...
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CSS z-index causes part of tags to show through notifications on webmasters, web applications, gaming, and gamedev

When you vote 35 times in a day and you only have five votes left, you start getting a warning popup that you are almost at your limit. When this warning appears in the same place as the tags, part ...
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Editing a site-meta post with an expired featured tag requires me to restore it

This happened here. I wanted to add a new tag to and remove another obsolete tag from a question on a site-meta and I could not do so without adding a featured tag, which had been added to the post by ...
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Finding the most popular tags on Careers [duplicate]

I am trying to find the tags on Stack Overflow Careers that have the most jobs. On most Stack Exchange sites, I can easily do this by clicking on the "Tags" link from the home page, but I don't see ...
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Favoriting tag by clicking on star didn't reflect on favorite list on right

While toggling between favorite, ignored, and normal by clicking the star which appears by hovering the tag below the question, the previously favored tag would be removed. But toggling tag to ...
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Guest (not logged in) users can only sort questions with specific tag by newest

I think this is platform wide (all SE sites). Logout Choose a tag, eg. java on SO Try to sort questions by something other than newest No matter what sorting is chosen, questions are sorted by ...
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Why do we burninate instead of blacklisting?

Currently, on Stack Exchange, it is customary to burninate a tag first, and blacklist it only if it becomes a recurring issue. I'm sure there's a good reason for this, but it eludes me. Why do we do ...
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How can i calculate the total score of a tag?

I'm really bad at SQL. I want to use SEDE to calculate the total question score of a tag, meaning add up all of the votes on questions in a tag. So, for example, a new tag with questions voted 5, 2, ...
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Let us filter all review types - especially using tags

Someone will probably close this as having already been discussed and dropped, but I will propose it anyway. It seems that one can now use some tags (the most used, presumably) for filtering the ...
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Tags on StackOverflow Careers in the Experience section are too narrow to read [duplicate]

There seems to be a visual bug with tags in the Experience section of StackOverflow Careers. Tested on Chrome and Safari and both appear bugged. Tags appear fine in all other sections of the Careers ...
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How to bookmark favourite tags and related tag synonyms?

I have searched a lot about favorite tags, and well understood how it works. I have had been following Stack Overflow religiously, and my focus has always been to help the community with a good answer ...
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How do I rename a tag to include non-English characters?

In response to this post I decided it was appropriate to re-spell some of our tags over at Spanish.SE to use proper accent marks. However, it doesn't appear to be working. When I enter this: ...
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Correct tag-markdown display in sub/sup HTML

Tag-markdown is not fully-supported in <sub> and/or <sup> specifications as it retains its default font size: This is a [meta-tag:feature-request]. <sub><sup> This is a ...
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Can we have meta tags for chatrooms?

We can add tags to our chatroom which is great. What isn't great is that we have no way to indicate that we mean the tags from the meta site. I'm one of the room owners of the SO Close voters room ...
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About tags for specific features of official mobile apps

There are some "sub-tags" for tags regarding the official Android and iOS apps for Stack Exchange. ios-app - 433 questions tagged ios-app-feed - 15 android-app - 918 android-app-feed - 30 ...