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Within "Unanswered" tab, with a favourite tag selected, "all" questions are highlighted

When in the "Unanswered" tab, and with a "favourite tag" selected, all questions are highlighted to signify they include my favourite tag. Surely this is incorrect behaviour, as when I have a ...
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Tag list collapsed - Highlight no longer works

So, on Arqade, I have a rather long list of favorite and ignored tags. Usually, that just makes the page ridiculously long and increases the time the highlighting takes. Well, after the change to ...
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Richer question highlighting color when matches multiple favorite tags [duplicate]

(Note: In the following post I'll use FT = favorite tags.) When you prefer a tag, all the questions tagged with it are highlighted in the main page. When you prefer multiple tags all the questions ...
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Highlight questions with favorited tags on

I would like for to highlight questions with my favorite tags as well. I know I can filter by favorite tags, but I would like to see all questions and highlight the ones that match a ...
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Mobile pages for favorite tags highlight all questions when a plus sign is in the tag

Two tags I follow are c++ and delphi. When viewed on my phone, all the questions on the C++ tag page appear highlighted as they would on any other page. The questions on the Delphi tag page, on the ...
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Why are only some questions highlighted? [duplicate]

When I am visiting the Ruby on Rails tag on Stack Overflow, I see only some questions as highlighted. Why so? "Ruby on rails" is added in my favorite tag list. So it should highlight all the ...
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Make backbone.js tag have Javascript syntax highlighting

I spend a lot of time retagging backbone.js questions to add the javascript tag so the code will be syntax highlighted. Would it be a good idea to set the backbone.js code language to Javascript?
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Is it possible to expand tag-based highlighting for Java on javafx and javafx-2 tags? [closed]

Is using java as well considered good practice for this kind of questions? It sounds a bit redundant. For example: JavaFX 2.0 SplitPane no longer working as expected UPDATE: it's not a problem with ...
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All questions highlighted when viewing favourited tag questions on mobile version

If I view questions for one of my favourite tags, c# on the mobile version of the site I get a Simpsons themed version (every question is highlighted yellow). Please highlight only questions with ...
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Favorite tagged questions highlighted when they shouldn't (after new activity rolldown)

With the new rolldown-questions-with-new-activity feature, if you are looking only at questions tagged with one of your favorite tag all new and old questions got highlighted when (I think) none of ...
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92 views favorite tags do not highlight

I added jQuery a little while ago to my favorite tags, and since then it has never highlighted the posts with jQuery as a tag. Is this a bug, or am I missing something.
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Should the "Careers 2.0" box have the same highlighting as the questions?

Should the "Careers 2.0" box highlight (Favorite Tags) or fade (Ignored Tags) the job listings? If you have tags you like or are an expert at, should you see them highlighted?
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Highlight favorite tags on review page

On the review page on StackOverflow, questions with my favorite tags are not highlighted like they are on the main page. It would be nice to be able to review questions and answers that I know things ...
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Is there any way to create colors for special tags?

Over at cstheory, we have a set of "recommended tags" loosely based off of the classification for subfields of theoretical computer science, and we recommend that each question have at least ...
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When I list the questions in one of my favorite tags, only some of them are highlighted

It used to be when I list the questions in one of my favorite tags, all of them were highlighted. A few weeks/months ago this changed. (Why this matters: I'm trained to mostly look at the highlighted ...
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Highlighting for 'f#' tag

I have 'f#' in my list of interesting tags. I've just noticed that questions tagged with 'f#' don't get highlighted. Is this expected? edit: apparently, yes
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Interesting Tag Highlighting Broken for [c++] [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Why does tag-highlighting fail for c++? If you have c++ as a favorite tag, questions with that tag are not longer highlighted in the questions list. They appear as if they ...
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Highlight tag synonyms as such

In response to this question, I was thinking that we should maybe highlight all tags that will be automatically re-mapped to another tag. We should probably add a Legend on to SO to state what the ...
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Why does tag-highlighting fail for c++?

At StackOverflow I use some Interesting Tags. One of those is c++. But questions tagged c++ do not show up highlighted. Only those with another interesting tag do. What's up?
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Change highlighting of an interesting tag when browsing the list of questions with that tag

Instead, highlight those questions that additionally contain another interesting tag. I know about Remove highlighting for an “Interesting Tag” on Tags landing page (since they are all highlighted), ...
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Double-intensity shading for questions with >1 Interesting tags

I'd like to see questions with multiple tags of interest shaded a deeper color than those with just one. They would stand out more in the regular list, and they would stand out at all in a list by ...
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Remove highlighting for an "Interesting Tag" on Tags landing page (since they are all highlighted)

From the home page of Stackoverflow I am shown my "Interesting" tags in the upper right corner and they are highlighted in yellow among all the items. This is useful as it allows me to distinguish ...
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Use different highlight colors for favorite tags in the main page

I have three favorite tags in the main page. Currently they are all highlighted with the same color. I would like to see each one with a different color so I can tell which one is which without ...
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