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Questions tagged [tag-filters]

Tag filters (AKA the Stack Exchange™ GlobalTag MegaBlender™), as seen at https://stackexchange.com/filters.

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Question shows up when I search for a tag, but not in a Filtered Questions

This question shows up if I search for the [clojure] tag, but isn't included in the Filtered Questions list for the same tag. The only reason I can think of is the question starts with a Javascript ...
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Can't delete question filters; fails silently [duplicate]

I use question filters so I can see every question asked about Clojure across the network. Somehow though, I accidentally managed to create some empty filters: , and I'm unable to delete them by ...
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Filtering unanswered questions with multiple tags doesn't work

I know we can generally filter questions with multiple tags. However, if I want to filter unanswered questions with multiple tags in an and manner, then it doesn't work and acts as if it was an or. ...
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What *is* a GlobalTag MegaBlender™?

I came across the globaltag-megablender tag while handling a lost user. Now, the tag seems to be about a specific thing. It just doesn't seem clear what that is. It's oddly consistent over how its ...
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Tag usage per site appears truncated in filter creation

When creating a tag filter, Stack Exchange displays how often this particular tag is used at various sites. However, this number appears truncated due to long site names: In the screenshot, the ...
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Filter sites are not responsive

Viewing questions from a global filter (like this one) looks like this on my mobile device: My requests: Please make filter sites responsive, so I don't have to zoom and scroll horizontally when I ...
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Can't delete the filter called My Filter

I'm unable to get rid of a filter that goes by the name of "My Filter". This is the default name you get when you click on New Filter. There's a clickable "Delete this filter", which leads to a ...
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Filter which should send questions daily now sending once a week!

I have a filter which shows as being daily, yet recently I have only been getting updates weekly. What gives? I didn't change anything!
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404 error when attempting to delete tag filter [duplicate]

I accidentally created a new tag filter; when I try to delete it, I get redirected to a 404 page, but the filter is not deleted: EDIT: in 2019, it just silently fails, as mentioned here.
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How to subscribe to tags?

There used to be subscribe button in the popup window which appears when you hover the mouse over a tag. It then sent you a confirmation e-mail and later it was sending e-mail feeds when new question ...
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Question filter keeps breaking [duplicate]

I use a question filter to check for Clojure questions across the entire network. I checked this morning, and it's intermittently showing "No questions found": Link in case it works publically. ...
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Stack Exchange favorite tags filter

There is this nice page https://stackexchange.com/filters/favorite-tags where you can see an overview of all the questions in your favorite tags which is very nice if you are interested in many Stack ...
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Duplicated filter emails again

Before marking this as duplicated, I did find a couple of questions with the same question, but they were back in 2012 and were marked as solved. I've been getting multiple emails for my tags ...
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Large subscription mysteriously disappeared?

I have a large Stackexchange subscription (~80 tags of my favorite games on Arqade) that mysteriously disappeared around the beginning of the month. It's no longer listed here, and I am no longer ...
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Create New “Filtered Questions” with Multiple Tags (Tag1 AND Tag2)

I would like to save a "Filtered Questions" with more than one tag. I know how to search for questions with multiple tags, but my question is about creating a "New Filter" to include questions from ...
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Separate filter email updates for each question with unique subject lines

I currently use IFTTT to send me an email for each new feed item from questions I am interested in on Stack Exchange but I would much rather use Stack Exchange's own filters feature with email updates....
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Allow adding only the favorite tags from a specific site to a tag filter

There is a "Favorite Tags" filter that everyone gets on stackexchange.com. It's not quite as useless as the other default filter "My Sites" that shows all questions on all sites you have an account on,...
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Show the same information in tag filters as in question lists on the main sites

Tag filters on stackexchange.com are quite useful, or rather they're the only way to follow questions on multiple sites in a somewhat reasonable way without manually visiting each one. But for some ...
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I stopped receiving newsletter on my filter

Long ago, I set up a filter to receive web worker and userscript related questions. Check my settings: I have received nothing for months as I just realized. I have no problems receiving emails from ...
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Add a language filter to stackexchange.com tag filters

The filtered questions page on stackexchange.com is pretty useful for following topics across different sites. But since the introduction of SE sites in different languages, certain kinds of filters ...
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jQuery error when attempting to edit custom filter

On the SE.com site, affecting my global Filtered Questions, if I attempt to click the edit link, the JavaScript console reports an error: TypeError: $.browser is undefined[Learn More] jquery....
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The cross-site Filtered Questions on Stack Exchange are a bit awkward to use, making site and question discovery extremely difficult

I'm trying to set up Filtered Questions so I can get emails about questions I'm interested on that aren't on sites that I may normally follow. I don't necessarily need email, but I do want ...
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RSS bug? Feeds randomly marking old entries as new

Edit: The issue hasn't occured anymore within the last two or so weeks, everything is now working fine again. Thanks to whoever fixed it! I use RSS feeds to receive notifications about new questions ...
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MathJax doesn't work on global filtered questions

MathJax works perfectly on Math.SE, MO, etc., but when I see aggregated feed here (example filter), it doesn't work: Is there a way to enable MathJax there?
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I got no notification emails (for my tag filters) today.

More than 24 hours ago I got the last email from my tag filters. I checked some filters and verified that I should have gotten several emails today. Is there a problem with this feature, currently? ...
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Open app directly from filter email notifications

I have a Stack Exchange-wide filter set up to email me every few hours when certain tags are used. However, when clicking the links in the email, they always open in Safari, from which I need to click ...
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Filtered Questions page is broken

The page for filters, http://stackexchange.com/filters shows Oops Panda at present.
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Unable to change email updates period on softwareengineering.stackexchange.com

I have subscribed for email notifications for Java tag on Software Engineering.SE, and follows link from email to change email preferences. But then when I press edit and change period (i.e. How ...
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Filtered questions list does not exclude deleted questions

The filtered question list available at https://stackexchange.com/filters no longer seems to exclude questions that have been deleted. This was working fine until perhaps a few weeks ago. This ...
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Allow wildcards / globbing in Tag Filters

The Favourite Tags sidebar on a given site allows selection of some exact tags as favourites, to show more of, etc. Clicking the advanced subscriptions button: Ok, but I still have to specify ...
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Cannot edit email update schedule for Favorite Tags filter [duplicate]

When trying to edit my Favorite Tags email subscription from every 3 hours to daily I found that clicking the edit link does nothing. Digging into the issue a little, it seems that when clicking the ...
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question disappearing from my filter

I posted this a few days ago and then deleted, because I thought I was seeing things wrong, but I'm not, so here goes again: I have a filter set up for all my favourite tags. It is in my bookmarks. I ...
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Non .NET job is listed when filtering through the '.net' tag (careers) [duplicate]

By looking for jobs with the '.net' tag, i.e., this URL: http://careers.stackoverflow.com/jobs/tag/.net?pg=3 I've come across many jobs that don't have it. They don't have the tag and they don't have ...
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“Filtered Questions” returns no results for filter with lots of wildcards

As can be seen here and here, pages (for my saved filter) are always empty. PS: “new” and/or “no answer” listing for recent, large filter sets return nothing? question is known and filter re-checked ...
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How do I delete “CodeGolf” from my list of questions when I go to stackexchange.com?

I've tried clicking "My Filter" and editing Code Golf out, but it still shows up. I find the questions from this particular community really bad. (think when Reddit had /r/politics and /r/atheism as ...
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Create filter and subscription on combined tags

How can I create a filter with AND, OR and NOT? Let's say I want to create a filter with: async-await AND (C# OR Visual-Basic) Can I do it?
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Would like an option to filter by language in tag filters

I spend a lot of time reading questions on StackOverflow and other sites with programming related questions (200k rep) from several different custom filters I've created and these are mostly filtered ...
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Tag filters have no tolerance for diacritics et al

If I create a tag filter that looks for the eleição tag on meta.pt.SO, it should return some questions, since they exist: The tag filter setup form disagrees, suggesting there's 0 questions with that ...
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Filtered questions counter not showing number new questions [duplicate]

I have created some filters in the Filtered questions section of StackExchange. Normally, it displays the number of new questions next to the list in a way: my list (23) However, it does not happen ...
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What happened to new questions counts for filters on the Filtered Question page?

When I was entering Filtered Questions page on the StackExchange, in the Select Filter area I could see the number of new questions related to given filter. It was very useful to see, if there are ...
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Is the “filtered questions” unanswered list complete?

I regularly look for old unanswered questions in my feed for a topic I care about so that I can go answer where the rest of the community failed to produce an answer in months. (A last resort ...
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I want a query that uses my 'favorite' and 'rejected' tags in a very basic way

I want a filter that does the following: - 1 site only (!) - finds questions that match any of my favorite tags - but none of the tags I've identified as never interesting to me The closest I've ...
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I would like some order please (sites list in Filtered Questions rule)

When adding new rule in Filtered Questions, I get this for the list of all sites: This appears to be totally random. If I want to find a site, I must use the browser's search, or just scan the ...
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Integrate tag filters into the Android App

I use the stackexchange.com tag filters pretty often to keep track of multiple sites at once. It is much more convenient to see all new questions for my favorite sites in one list than having to open ...
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Why do the filters now filter out questions with answers?

Maybe it’s just me, but a few days ago I started wondering why the Stack Overflow actitivity had fallen down considerably. Now it seems that all my filters cause only questions with 0 answers to be ...
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Is there any mobile-friendly way to access filtered feeds?

Mobile-Web View of Tagsets I have invested some time to curate some feeds using tagsets (or Stack Exchange™ GlobalTag MegaBlender™ or whatever we're calling http://stackexchange.com/filters now). If ...
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Please use absolute timestamp in email notifications

I don't read my emails 24/7, and today read an email that was sent 2 days ago: The time stamps were correct in the time when the email was sent, but now they are pretty much useless. Can you ...
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Site filter does not include Meta

Stack Exchange filter allows one to subscribe to all questions from selected sites, including per-site metas. Conspicuously absent from the list of sites under "Just these sites" is this Meta. I do ...
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Tag filter subscription for all English sites

I'm using a tag filter to get email updates about the wikipedia tag. Since this tag appears on several sites, I chose the All Sites option. That worked fine for me, but now I have received an email ...
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Support AND combinations of tags on the meta filters and RSS feeds

The tag filters right now get questions through that have any of the tags in the filter. (for example here's mine) It would be really helpful to support combination of tags where the question goes ...