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How do you create tag synonyms? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are tag synonyms? How do they work? Is the tag synonym creation only possible by moderators? If not how do you create them? There are list of synonyms in the tag ...
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Tagging bug - 'testacular' [duplicate]

Just posted about 'testacular' on stackoverflow here, every time I enter the tag 'testacular' and save, it gets converted to 'karma-runner'.
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How to remove duplicate tags? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are tag synonyms? How do they work? When I was searching for my favorite tags, I found three tags which are almost identical: java-ee-5, javaee-5 and javaee5. The ...
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Unable to use twitter-api as a tag on Stack Overflow [duplicate]

For some reason I am unable to use twitter-api on Stack Overflow. Does anyone know why this happens, and how to fix/get round it? Is it a website error? To clarify, it allows me to type it in on the ...
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Why was my tag silently replaced with another one? [duplicate]

I asked a question about "phonegap" and added the phonegap and sencha tags. But when I submitted the question, the actual tags were different: cordova appeared instead of phonegap. Why did this ...
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What happened to XSD? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are tag synonyms? How do they work? I am trying to get things tagged xsd I get xml-schema instead. Why? I'm sure people familiar with the subject understand the ...
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Unable to change [stl] tag to [stdlib] -- comes out as [std] tag [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are tag synonyms? How do they work? A moment ago I was trying to edit the tags in this question. I edited out the stl tag, and tried to replace it with the stdlib tag. ...
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How can I create a synonym for a tag? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are tag synonyms? How do they work? How can I create synonyms for a tag in stack overflow.Anyone please suggest a way.Thanks in advance.
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How can i add new tag synonym? [duplicate]

I want to add new tag-synonym for some tag's but i don't have any option to do this. When i visit any tag there is a option for see all synonyms for that tag but not option to add new synonyms. ...
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"batch" tag turns into "batch-file" [duplicate]

I posted a question on SO, intending to use the tag "batch". After completing the post, the tag mysteriously changed to "batch-file". I tried editing it several times to switch it to "batch" but ...
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Proposing a tag synonym [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are tag synonyms? How do they work? How can I propose a tag synonym? Sorry if this is already answered somewhere, but I was unable to find it.
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How can I convert a tag to being a synonym? [duplicate]

For example, there are 3 tags on Stack Overflow: xacml xacml2 xacml3 How can I merge all 3? It is not interesting to have different versions. I would like to keep xacml and have the others as ...
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How does one undo a tag synonym? [duplicate]

Once an tag synonym is created, it can be in error, e.g., grape --> animal. How does one undo this?
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Redundant tag names: Make one tag redirect to another tag [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What are tag synonyms? How do they work? On StackExchange sites, is it possible to make one tag be automatically replaced with another tag? I've noticed that "quotations" is a ...
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