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Questions tagged [required-tags]

Meta questions require at minimum one of the tags: support, discussion, bug or feature-request

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Should we prevent meta questions from only containing required tags?

From this quote from an answer by Catija, referring to the recent mass retagging here: It left questions untagged. Yeah, it's meta, so there's required tags but those required tags are meta ...
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Which required tag should be used with [tag:synonym-request]?

There are 436 questions on Meta SE tagged under synonym-request. Of these, 211 are tagged with support, 197 are tagged with discussion, and 35 are tagged with feature-request. Since every meta ...
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Is it allowed to customize the required tag-wiki-excerpts and tag-wiki?

I recently asked a question regarding required-tags because the tag-wiki-excerpt and tag-wiki were not clear enough for me before posting the question. Now I think that I understand the purpose of ...
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What does “support” (like in the “support” required tag in Meta) means on the SE network?

The excerpt of support says A request for assistance with one of the site's features Since SE network is about Q&A, by "assistance" I understand that a one-time intervention by other person ...
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Custom recommended tags list for individual SE sites

Over at the Workplace we've been discussing how to encourage people to tag which country they are from, as it often has a strong impact on our answers. This got us thinking that it would be nice for ...
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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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Can we have a new mandatory tag on meta for proposals?

bug is for reproducible problems due to software (including styling, browser compatibility, the mobile apps, etc.). feature-request is for proposed new features or modifications to existing features. ...
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Should gold tag badges in required tags on meta provide insta-close-dupe functionality?

I am, apparently, one of 12 people with the gold tag badge for feature-request and one of 39 people with the gold tag badge for discussion here on meta.se. I hadn't realized this until I cast a close ...
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Can meta-style 'required tags' be implemented on non-meta sites?

Disclaimer: This is a support question solely to see if such a feature exists, and not a feature-request to ask for its implementation. If possible, I'd love it if we could focus on whether the ...
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What is the idea behind required tags here on Meta? [duplicate]

Why are there required tags? (discussion, bug , feature-request, support) Why must I choose one of those tags every time I want to post a question?
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On meta sites, require at least one non-required tag

A question with just a required tag isn't really a tagged question. discussion doesn't really explain what topics the discussion is about... it's basically a meta tag. A useful meta tag, but quite not ...
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Let users post only Facebook-related tags [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Tag requirement issue when editing question on Facebook.Stackoverflow mini site As said in my answer's comment, I'm creating a new question about like, facebook-like problem. ...
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Can we get an Announcement required-tag for (secondary) meta sites?

For the secondary meta sites, we have tags like discussion, feature-request, etc. I really think we could use a tag like announcement as one of the allowed required-tags. I'm thinking of questions (!) ...
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Marking questions as [status-completed]

Is it OK for regular users such as myself to mark questions here on meta [status-completed], assuming that what they're asking about has actually been implemented? There are a lot of questions asking ...
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Add [faq-update-request] to the required Meta tags? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: FAQ questions should be exempt from required tags Meta requires at least one of the following tags to be present in a question: must include one of these tags -- 'bug ...
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Make a new meta tag “tweak” that can be used instead of feature-request or bug

Example question: Under "How To Ask" .. Rename "Is your question about" to "Questions here should be about" That is not really a new feature,, nor is it a bug. It is ...
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Tired of Talking to Robots

I meet the robot page pretty regularly, and it's always the same process. Set up a question here Forget to add one of the required tags get dinged add the tag submit danger, danger Will Robinson ...
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Where to find questions tagged [support] and [discussion]

Just wondering where questions with the [support] and [discussion] tags are filed... bugs and reqs are more obvious (there are tabs at the top), but I don't know where these other two can be found, ...
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Possible bug with required Meta tags [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Meta Question without one of the “must include” Tags This question doesn't have any of the required tags for Meta. It was asked during 2010, and is not a migrated ...
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Tag synonyms should not be allowed for moderator-only and required tags

https://meta.stackexchange.com/questions/tagged?tagnames=status-completed&sort=info&pagesize=50 I was curious what would happen if I proposed a synonym for a moderator-only tag... and it went ...
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Problem while selecting tags

Whenever I used to post question on this site, i was forced to opt bug or feature request as tag. Why so? Is it mandatory for starting members, or bug or something mandatory to all members.
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Meta Question without one of the “must include” Tags

I noticed this question (now only seen by 10k users) does not have one of the "required" tags. I tried doing the same with a test question and got the expected errors (both as a normal question and ...
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Why can the “status-completed” tag not be removed?

Okay, I understand that on metaSO, (at least) one of the grey-bordered tags is required (bug, feature-request, discussion or support), and that the bold red-bordered tags (status-*) can only be added ...
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Show required tags when asking a question on Meta

On Meta we need to add one of the required tags ([support], [bug], [feature-request] or [discussion]). I realized that I didn't remember the exact wording of [support], so I had to submit and get the ...
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What's up with the tags that look different?

They look indented or something like that. Are those the "moderator only" tags?