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Bookmarks have evolved into Saves

Update Oct 6 Maintenance is complete: all bookmarks have been migrated to Saves across all network sites, including Stack Overflow. All saves, saved lists, private notes, and bookmarks are now ...
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101 votes
8 answers

Notify us when the question has been edited after posting an answer

Consider this situation. I post a legitimate and correct answer to a question and receive a few upvotes. Then the OP realizes that's not what they wanted to ask, and significantly rewrites the ...
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Search within Favorites [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Search in favorited question? The favorite feature on SO is right now a bit useless, at least to me. I have 8 Pages of favorites, and sometimes I just remember "Hey, I ...
Michael Stum's user avatar
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Favorites are now known as Bookmarks

As mentioned previously, we are renaming the Favorites feature to Bookmarks. This allows us to both match how it's currently used more closely and communicate what to expect from it better. Some more ...
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Allow grouping of favorite questions

There are many, many old posts on meta asking for suggestions on how to better organize favorites. 1, 2 and 3, among others. This is not meant to be an open discussion on how to improve favorites, ...
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Detail Recent Favorite changes

So, the old envelope is dead. The huge Eeeek! What happened to my envelope? question has been deleted. Rest in Peace. Also, I know the new recent activity popup is still being refined. So, this post ...
Denilson Sá Maia's user avatar
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1 answer

Can more of the functionality of the old envelope be added to the new drop-down menu?

Buried deep in the now deleted Eeeek post, I had a well-hidden feature-request. Grace Note encouraged me to make it a real feature-request, so here it is. The new drop-down menu is nice, but some ...
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Adding a note to a favourite

I quite often add a question as a favourite when there is something of interest to me in it or its answers. Looking back through my favourites, I cannot remember why I added some of them as a ...
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Categorize Stack Overflow favorite questions [duplicate]

There is a long list of "Favorite Questions" in my Stack Overflow account. I think there should be some functionality to categorize questions according to their relevance, like: JavaScript and its ...
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Proposal for an "answerable by me" button

I'm mainly a TeX.SE user. Since I have not much time to answer, I usually mark the answerable (by me) questions as favorite and when I have time, if nobody else already answered, I do it. But with ...
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Enable following questions locked with historical lock

Following questions locked with the historical lock is currently not possible. Since the historical lock is not set in stone, and it can be removed at any time, there is no reason to prevent following/...
Resistance Is Futile's user avatar
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2 answers

What do you use to mark questions that need editing when you want to avoid excessive bumping?

As far as I can tell, on many sites there is a consensus that it is better to avoid bumping too many questions at the same time. (At least on the sites I visit frequently I have seen some discussions ...
Martin's user avatar
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All (or some) of my bookmarks or saved posts seem to have disappeared! What happened?

Something seems to have happened with my bookmarked questions or saved posts! I just loaded my list of bookmarked questions today, and saw that the list is empty! When I go to a question I know I've ...
Sonic the Anonymous Hedgehog's user avatar
3 votes
1 answer

How can I query SEDE for Favorites tagged with <foo>

Since we currently don't have a way to search our favorites, I built a SEDE Query to List of Favorites for a UserId that are Tagged with TagName. The query takes two inputs: UserId (int) TagName (...
Mike Pennington's user avatar
3 votes
2 answers

Categories and Groups for the "Favorites" tab [closed]

Now that my list of "Favorite" questions has spilled onto a second page, I have run into a problem. I cannot see all my Favorites in a single glance. In addition, because of the large volume, I often ...
JonathanDavidArndt's user avatar
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Categorising favourite questions [duplicate]

When I favourite a question, it may be for a number of reasons. For example: One or more answers were (very) helpful, and I would like to reference them later. It may be an interesting read/answer, ...
Martin Tournoij's user avatar
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Introducing the possibility of creating folders in favorites section [duplicate]

I tried to see if it is possible to create folders in the section of favorites, to organise the related question in different topics. Personally I have saved different questions because I still can't ...
Frappa's user avatar
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Is there a way to group favorited questions or search among them per topic? [duplicate]

On Stack Overflow, after you star (or favorite) many questions, it becomes difficult to search among them to find an old question you starred. Is there a way to search among them per topic? Would not ...
Francesco Boi's user avatar
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List of downvoted posts that have changed

In this post, it was asked how one can list the posts that one has downvoted but has since been edited. Specifically the question was asked if this can be done using the data explorer. The answer ...
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Allow title aliases for our favorite posts

I've noticed there have been requests to 'favourite' specific answers before. However, it'd be great if we could rename the title of posts we have favourited so that it's easier to find what we're ...
keyboardP's user avatar
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1 vote
1 answer

Possible to favorite questions to a particular section? [duplicate]

I want to mark a question as favorite so I can save it and see it later, but I'm wondering if I can organize my favorite questions and keep them under different headings. For example, I want a "...
user2719875's user avatar
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Organise Favourite Questions by Tag [duplicate]

I've been a SO member for awhile now and have amassed quite a few questions I have favourited for future reference. It would be nice if I could organise them in a manner other than the simple options ...
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Keep a collection of questions I'm interested in [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do favorite questions work? Browsing around these sites I've stumbled upon questions that I found specially interesting (questions that I'd like to go back and try my hand ...
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When are we going to get the ability to favourite answers? [duplicate]

Please don't mark this as a dupe until you've read the entire question. Once you have, see here for why it isn't a duplicate. This question was originally posted on superuser.stackexchange before ...
Hashim Aziz's user avatar