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I've noticed some alternate tags that should be cleaned up. The first one listed for each of these should be correct (unless I don't know of some other naming convention).

windows-7
windows7

windows-vista
windowsvista
vista

windows-xp
windowsxp
windows xp

I've also noticed an xbox360 tag - Should this be changed to xbox-360?

[Edited]

Actually, it looks like these tags are an issue on all sites (Server Fault & Stack Overflow)

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  • Shoot, should I have just flagged a moderator on some relevant posts instead? I just noticed that on some other requests. – Ryan Versaw Jul 16 '09 at 17:16
  • No, this is the right place, at least for now. – Joel Coehoorn Jul 16 '09 at 17:23
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    Windows-related retagging is discussed in meta.stackexchange.com/questions/2850/the-great-tagging-reorg/… – Helen Jul 23 '09 at 17:42
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I would stick with "windows" as the most broad tag and then "windows-[version]" as the specific ones ("windows-xp", "windows-vista", etc.)

If you come across things you think need retagged, you can flag and one of us will take a look at it, you can also email me directly (my address is listed on my SU profile page).

I think if we take care of these early, we won't need to worry about a big and potentially messy tag merge.

This is currently taken care of on Super User.

  • Yeah, I didn't mention the plain windows tag, as it makes sense to keep :) - I'll email you about any future retags I notice. – Ryan Versaw Jul 16 '09 at 17:27
  • Care to "own" SU if I clean up SO? – Marc Gravell Jul 16 '09 at 20:40
  • Sure why not. – TheTXI Jul 16 '09 at 21:05

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