Questions tagged [retag-request]

Questions that are asking to have some questions retagged, usually for a misused tag, or generally removing a tag

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Merge Port tags, Report tags, Portable tags

I found these 3 groups of similar tags that I think can be merged and synonymized: Port related tags: port x 377 ports x 61 Report related tags: report x 20 reporting x 18 bug-report x 6 ...
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Booting and friends

We have: boot x3901 reboot x310 boot-failure x76 boot-time x6 startup x846 restart x201 I would merge all of them into boot (or booting, or boot-process) and be done with it.
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Do we need the tags [3g] [4g] [lte]?

There is only one post with the tag 4g and one for lte. Seems most of the questions tagged with 3g was related to mobile data applications - probably it is appropriate to merge these tags into one, ...
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Could we rename [cmd.exe] to [windows-command-prompt]? [duplicate]

Microsoft refers to their standard command line interface as 'Command Prompt', yet our tag for it calls it by it's filename, cmd.exe. It's also inconsistent with how we have other CLIs and shells ...
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The [static] tag is ambiguous

static (26) refers to both things being motionless and noise.
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Why are people making up tags when we have one?

People are making up new tags to mean the same thing. There needs to be a definitive tag for each meaning. Search for "multi" in Tags. Find: multiple-monitors x12 multiscreen x3 multi-monitor x2 ...
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Use of [startup] tag unclear

According to SU Retag Request: [startup] --> [boot], the [startup] tag could refer to starting either a computer or a program, but the tag wiki description of [startup] excludes it from being used ...
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Merge [intellij] and [idea] into [intellij-idea]

As you can see, most of the questions tagged idea are also tagged intellij. Also, the full name of the IDE is IntelliJ IDEA. The two tags should be merged. Also, the one other question tagged idea ...
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Merge [sdd] and [ssd] into [solid-state-drive]

I noticed that the tag sdd (7 questions) is for solid-state drives, according to the questions. However, the tag ssd (1,775 questions) is the actual tag for that concept. The tags should be merged ...
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SkyDrive is now OneDrive

OneDrive for Everything in Your Life Today we are pleased to announce that SkyDrive will soon become OneDrive. We have a good bunch of questions about skydrive. Please re-tag them as onedrive and ...
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The tag [windows-virtual-pc] should be merged with [virtual-pc]

I noticed that there are two tags for Microsoft Virtual PC, of which one is virtual-pc (327 questions) and the other is windows-virtual-pc (7 questions). Windows Virtual PC is referring to a specific ...
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Merge metro tags [duplicate]

The tags metro and modern-ui are duplicate. The proper term is neither; it’s “immersive”. (Confirmed in Windows 8.1)
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Tag deletion request: register

As shown on https://superuser.com/questions/tagged/register There are only 16 questions tagged with register. Within them, I found the following "meanings" for register: register as Registry CPU ...
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Can we have all ICS questions re-tagged?

Why is it that ics is used for questions relating to iCalendar? Can we have iCal or even iCalendar instead? I don't know if upper casing is allowed in tag names, but this could also be ical or ...
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Tag removal request

The following tags are have wikis submitted but aren't valuable imo - each have only one question: catalina - a tomcat startup script, the tomcat tag is sufficient aafp - a connector on Asus ...
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Retag cmd, cli, terminal, and terminal.app into command-line

command-line probably is/should be the canonical tag, with 782 questions. cmd is more Windows-oriented, but is still command-line. cli is about half-and-half, with half on Windows and half on Linux. ...
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Rename the [usergroups] tag to [user-groups]

The convention with tags here is to replace spaces with hyphens: windows-7, wireless-networking, graphics-card. By convention, then, the usergroups tag really ought to be user-groups, as user is an ...
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Do we need the “used” and “user-friendly” tags?

Neither used nor user-friendly seem to be of much use to me. And while we're at it, is refurbished worth keeping?
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Is [data] an useful tag? Do we need it? What should we do?

How to cancel hard disk from wanting to format and how to get my files back? This question is tagged data but you know it's about data from hard-drive-recovery. Best Light Software to Manage Large ...
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Burninate or disambiguiate the [data] tag [duplicate]

Looking through data (x70), there's a lot of ambiguity: data transmission data encryption data recovery data saving data in Excel data editing So, unless somebody wants to retag these manually, I'd ...
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What do we do about [web-conference], [conference] and [video-conferencing]?

I've found a set of conference-related tags, here are the retags I have already did: Retagged 4 questions from conferencing to conference. 1, 2, 3, 4 Retagged 2 questions from teleconference to ...
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Retag windows-8 as windows-8-preview

As of now, Windows 8 is not out, and as such, all questions with tag windows-8 really relate to the preview, and should be retagged as such to windows-8-preview This is in line with implementing the ...
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Burninate error, errors, fatal error [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What could we do with the [error] tag? I know this has been brought up already (the error tag anyway), but it has still not been acted on, so I thought I would bring it up ...
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Related or synonymous tags: [monitor] and [screen] [duplicate]

The tag screen appears to be a mix of the same topics as monitor GNU Screen (which has its own tag gnu-screen) Should something be done about this? Perhaps separating the two into monitor and gnu-...
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Burninate the [raw] meta-tag

Prior to an intervention, the raw tag was used for two different things: Questions involving the camera RAW format. All of these questions that weren't closed were retagged with the camera-raw tag. ...
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Burninate the [service-rec] tag and delete its questions

The service-rec tag, aside from likely being a meta-tag, has 22 of its 23 questions closed for being off-topic and not constructive. As I don't believe that this tag, or its questions for that matter,...
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plasma tag itself is too generic, should be compounded and split into TV and workspace

As things stand right now, plasma is ambiguous. Questions labeled with it refer both to plasma TVs and to the KDE graphical environment, and this doesn't seem correct to me. I suggest deleting the ...
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Merge [screen] [display] [monitor] and [resolution] [screen-resolution]

I really think we should merge 2 tags out of these 3: screen x 544 display x 564 monitor x 1032 because they're too similar. There are even 11 questions tagged with all of them. I also think we can ...
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Bad name for [modern-ui] tag

modern-ui was AFAIK never the official name from Microsoft. It was always either knows by the codename “Metro”, by the internally used name “Immersive” or by the moniker “Windows Store apps” Request: ...
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Merge [laptop-repair] into [repair]

repair x 247 laptop-repair x 81 I think these laptop-repair should be merged into repair - just like battery and laptop-battery - (link). Questions about laptop repair can be tagged with laptop and ...
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Retag request X and x11

Please merge tags x, x11 and xorg See Daniel Beck’s comment. They seem to refer to the same thing.
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Retag request: [case] <--> [computer-case]

The tags case and computer-case look like they are duplicates of each others. Which one should we keep? Or are there any more specific uses to case?
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Get rid of product-rec tag

product-rec looks to be a good candidate for deletion, or do we keep it around as a match for software-rec and hardware-rec?
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Please burninate tag fx-8350?

fx-8350 was created here It's a specific model number so I don't think it belongs.
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We need to disambiguate the [wds] tag

wds stands for: Windows Desktop Search Windows Deployment Services Wireless Distribution System All of these are used here, so we need to figure out how to split up the tag. Suggestions? To get ...
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Tag for blacklisting - for

As a follow-up to https://meta.superuser.com/questions/6059/tag-for-removal-for and as suggested by slhck ♦, am requesting for the for tag to be blacklisted.
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Blacklist request: [Move], [Removal] and some more

following the tag cleanup for march 2013 I have cleaned up the move meta-tag. No more questions with move. FYI, most of these questions referred to moving files - I have replaced these mostly with ...
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Merge [office-2013] into [microsoft-office-2013]

Currently, office-2013 and microsoft-office-2013 are separate tags. Can someone merge the former into the latter? microsoft-office-2013 should be the canonical tag, given that: microsoft-office-...
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Rename [tag:ds-store] to [tag:.ds-store]

ds-store should be renamed to .ds-store
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The [xps] tag… What is it intended to refer to?

I just noticed that the xps tag seems to refer to two different things: the Dell computer series, and the .xps file type. Which was it intended to refer to, and if one, should the tag be removed from ...
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Please help clean up the ambiguous Apple iWork Tags

Apple has cleverly named their iWork products "Pages", "Numbers" and "Keynote". We therefore have three tags: pages, currently 69 tagged, mostly very ambiguous keynote, currently 34 tagged, all ...
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Merge [remote-desktop] and [terminal-services]

Tags remote-desktop and terminal-services refer to the same thing. I think that terminal-services should remain, since it is the official name of the functionality, also it covers more than just ...
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“not-recognized” - not-required?

Do we really need the not-recognized tag? There's unrecognized which needs to be killed too
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What can we do with [restart] and [reboot]?

Problem: We have these two tags: restart (x100) reboot (x187) "restarting" could mean anything, e.g. services, applications, daemons, and computers. "rebooting" only affects computers (the tag wiki ...
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Merge or delete learning & guide-related tags

I'm referring to: tutorial x 67 learning x 43 guide x 10 guidelines x 7 troubleshooting x 739 Now, obviously they can all be merged (and if so we should also synonymize), but maybe they should be ...
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Merge [browsing] and [multiple-browsers] into [browser]

I think these tags are too similar to be different tags. browsing and browser are basically the same, and if the purpose of multiple-browsers is to be more general (not browser-specific) then I think ...
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Combine SSMS and sql-management-studio tags

ssms and sql-management-studio tags both refer to the same application: SQL Server Management Studio. As a result there's no need to keep both tags around. While 21 questions in each here doesn't ...
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Speed-related tags

We have both speed: Questions about optimizing your computer to take up less boot time, application launch time, download time, etc. and internet-speed. I think we can either merge them, or ...
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“mono” tag as in “vs .net” and as in “vs. stereo”

There seem to be two uses of the tag "mono", one for questions related to audio and one for questions related to the Mono framework. Wouldn't it be better to create a tag "mono-framework" and retag ...
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Suggest a Corel Painter tag

I´m learning Corel Painter. Very nice software, but a little overwhelming for new users, I have a few questions, but Super User doesn´t have the proper tag, it has only CorelDraw, wich is no useful. ...