Questions tagged [custom-filters]

Custom filters are a feature of question lists, which let you customize what questions you see and save those filters for quick access.

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A custom filter is nowhere to be seen. But still there [closed]

I have a custom filter named "ES5" which I could not find for some reason. Here is the list of custom filters: The list of custom filters I have is: All fetch + api fetch + fetch-api fetch +...
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New activity indicator (bullet/dot) in Custom Filters no longer displaying

One of my favorite and most useful features here was that, when I went to a Custom Filter (e.g. Watched Tags), I used to get an indicator (dot/bullet) next to questions with new activity. That seems ...
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Unable to translate "Highest score" related sentences

There are no sentences to translate via ru.traducir.win: "Highest score" "Highest scored questions" // from the page <title> tag
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Can custom filter indicators have warmer colors than blue, and can there be more color variety in themes?

After today's change in color of the filters indicator from red to blue, I think the site lost some of its design charm: it just looks bland and unappealing, since the same color is used throughout ...
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Misaligned dot next to unread custom question filters

The dot next to unread custom question filters is higher than it should be (not aligned vertically with the text). It should be ~2 pixels lower:
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"Questions with new activity" in custom filters don't get new/read indicator as expected

When you view the page for a custom filter, new questions with activity accumulate at the top of the page: If you click to show those questions, they don't get the red circle indicating they are &...
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Stack Overflow custom tags don't appear in browser on Android phone [duplicate]

When logging into Stack Overflow from Android phone using Chrome browser (may be from any phone using any browser), the custom tag filters and watched tags option does not appear. Is it possible to ...
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Add a count of new questions on each tag since last visit in "Watched Tags" list

On Stack Overflow (and other Stack Exchange sites), we can create custom filters by adding tags one wants to watch. Would it be possible to add a count of new questions since the last visit to each ...
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Using a custom filter with a lot of tags throws an error on refreshing the page [closed]

Steps to reproduce: Setup a custom filter with a big number of tags. The ones I currently have for testing is javascript or typescript or flowtype or node.js or functional-programming or lodash or ...
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Too little space selecting long tags in custom question filter

This screenshot shows my first impression the new info button when creating a filter (on RPG SE): There are two problems here: The top tag shown here has 11 questions, not 1 The bottom tag makes the ...
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Include a day/date feature in the filter option | GUI

There are a lot of topics and a lot of questions. Also, there is an approach to a vote up and vote down feature for research effort questions. Also have a filter option for tag and most voted ...
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Add an option to weed out questions I've answered in custom filters [duplicate]

When making a custom filter with my tags/other criteria, I noticed that it lists a lot of questions that I've already answered. I apply these filters to look for questions where I can provide a (...
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Show delete and edit buttons for custom filters on mouseover

Currently, when you go to delete or edit a custom filter, you have to click on it (which applies the filter again) to get the Edit/Delete buttons to show: I propose making those buttons appear when ...
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Red dot near the question title

Just noticed a red dot near the new question and a tooltip for that: And near the custom filter name: After clicking on the red dot near filter (it disappeared) and then I saw the list of questions (...
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Long custom filter name doesn't fit into layout

For the long enough custom filter name there is an issue with layout. Not too screaming in read-only mode but super obvious when edit mode is enabled. See an animated gif for details: It seems that ...
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Add option "not closed" to the custom filters

I looked and I realized that there's no filter that allows you to only see open questions: I know how to do this in a search (closed:no). As such I don't see it as really problematic that it would ...
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Adding 'or' tags while filtering questions

While filtering questions by tags, you can add multiple tags. However, the questions are then filtered to those which contain all the tags I have mentioned. Is there a way I can filter questions to ...
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How to swap order of Custom Filters?

How can I swap the order of Custom Filters?
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My filters stopped working - not showing all results

I have a filter that includes tags from three different sites, i.e. StackOverflow, Super User and Sharepoint. The filter has been working fine for years. Today I find that the results don't return all ...
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Filter questions by user [duplicate]

I've seen that the question of whether we could filter by user reputation has been asked before. However, what about filtering by users? Let's say, there are certain users whose questions I really ...
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Aren’t my filters supposed to have a red dot when there are new questions?

After not using this feature in a while, I noticed that none of my filters show the red dot, despite all having new questions since I looked at each filter: These are Stack Overflow filters, which ...
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Long tags cut off when creating filter

On Arqade, I was trying to create a filter that will catch 'em all, but I saw that long tags get cut off, making it impossible to remove the tag without resorting to using the keyboard (which is a ...
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Can we have the Interesting, Hot, Weekly, Monthly filter options back when looking at a filter?

Can we have the InterestingHotWeeklyMonthly filter options back, when looking at a filter as per this screenshot: There does not appear to be a way to emulate this functionality with the new features,...
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(At a minimum) questions custom filter seems to not be updating properly

Here's the top of my filter: One of the questions in that top of the view: Entity Framework: Exclude audit properties from migration changes Confirmed as submitted 4 minutes ago. If I navigate to ...
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Create custom filter for [tag1] and ([tag2] or [tag3])

Is it possible to create a custom filter that searches like this? My example would be to have a custom filter [python] and ([unit-testing] or [integration-testing]). There are a few questions already ...
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Custom filter with wildcard tag not working as expected?

I created a custom filter using a tag wildcard with another tag - I wanted every question that comes up with the keyword in the wildcard where it also has the second tag. However the results I get ...
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Don't hide the "Votes" tab behind "More" in Tagged Questions page

One of the most used and useful sort options is by votes. When going to sort by votes some tagged questions, I was surprised to see it's not easily accessible: Can the "Votes" tab please be added ...
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Wrong page title in unanswered list questions page

(first discovered on SO) There seems to be a problem with title management on SE sites: In fact, the title displayed when visiting the Unanswered page on a SE site is "Highest Votes Questions", ...
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Why is my custom filter invisible after user profile merge?

I have merged two user profiles. In one user profile I had created a custom filter named "My C++". Now this filter is not shown anymore. But as soon as I want to create a new custom filter with the ...
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Filter questions list by question age or activity

Every day, there are a lot of new questions asked, and I'm not always present to browse the good ones. Sorting by newest and just going through all the questions I've missed takes too long. What I ...
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Support selecting multiple tags, except one in custom filter

Posted as a separate question as per request. Please can you add support for saving the filter ( [python-*] ) -[python]. It's a fairly strange filter, as it gets all [python-*] tags except ones ...
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Provide an option to hide the list of tags in the custom filters display

Can we have an option to hide the list of tags in the Edit profile and settings -> Preferences. When I have huge number of tags in the filters, it is occupied some part of the screen, Also I don't ...
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Custom Filters release announcement

After an extended alpha period, we are pleased to announce the release of Custom Filters (formerly known as Custom Question Lists). Custom Filters provide a rich UI for building more tailored views ...
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Custom question lists October status update

Previous posts: Custom question lists: finding questions you can answer Custom question lists is available for testing Hi, I'm continuing the work on the Custom Question Lists project. (...
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