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Site scope issues where community opinion is divided and there is no consensus?

On SE site XYZ, there is a Meta question asking if questions of type ABC are in scope (the answer is not obvious from existing site policy or help pages). Community is about evenly divided, with ~50% ...
DVK's user avatar
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47 votes
2 answers

Temporarily disabling 'Ignore' tags

Due to the way SO loads questions and then hides 'ignored' tags, I will occasionally see a question (for just a split second) that I actually have some interest in. It would be really nice to be able ...
Michael Bray's user avatar
7 votes
2 answers

Searching for questions which only contains selected tags and nothing more

How do I search for questions which only contains selected tags and nothing more? For example, I need to see the question of which tags are only [c#] and [Winforms]. If I search for [c#] and [...
Nofuzy's user avatar
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4 votes
2 answers

Results on search page disappear after page load

When I search for certain terms on Stack Overflow, I get a long, but empty, page with search results. This only happens for some search terms, and currently I encountered the bug while searching for &...
bjarkef's user avatar
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54 votes
1 answer

What do "watched tags" and "ignored tags" do?

What are watched tags and ignored tags? How do they work? What are tag subscriptions? What are interesting tags? On Stack Overflow, the content of the main page question list appears to be influenced ...
2 votes
1 answer

A post is not rendering properly

I don't have the knowledge to use the correct terminology, but the post I earned 2cool4skool on a site I have not visited is greyed out on the "home" and "questions" pages with ...
Rick's user avatar
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2 votes
1 answer

Hiding Ignored Tags [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I hide posts matching my ignored tags? Is there a way to completely hide questions with ignored tags? Right now they are still visible, just sort of "grayed out." ...
camainc's user avatar
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2 votes
1 answer

When will I not see questions tagged as ignored anymore? [duplicate]

I really like the "Ignored Tags" function on Stack Overflow, and the fact that questions marked as ignored seem invisible to me (It really reduces the noise level a lot). However on ServerFault the ...
Johan's user avatar
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1 vote
1 answer

How do I remove my ignored tags questions from my Stack Overflow homepage? [duplicate]

Hi guys, I know this is not good to do it, but I need to focus on minimum tags in this website as a start , and I can add any tags later on, so my question is: how can I remove ignored tags ...
0 votes
1 answer

Remove faded/ignored-tag questions from results [duplicate]

Is there any way to have questions with ignored tags not show up in question lists at all? I've got a small handful of ignored tags (about half a dozen), but I find that the number of faded questions ...
Jim Stewart's user avatar
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1 vote
0 answers

Is there a way to prevent questions with a specific tag form showing up? [duplicate]

I wanted to see questions that were tagged Java. But I keep seeing questions with the Android tag. The problem is that I don't know how to help with questions that are to do with Android applications. ...
Lakshya Goyal's user avatar