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Questions tagged [retag-request]

This tag is for requests to replace one tag with another existing tag. It also applies to requests that one tag should be merged into another, or simply abandoned.

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Several tags that need cleaned up

I've noticed a few tags on the site need cleaned up. Some of what I would like to see changed: There is a lag tag and a lagging tag that should be merged. The slow tag should be burninated, as it is ...
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Merge opera-mini into opera-mobile

As just pointed out by Add separate Opera tag for the new Opera browser, we currently have two Opera tags: opera-mini × 17 opera-mobile × 13 I not only see no good reason in creating a ...
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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 only have a couple questions tagged skydrive, but it would be nice if they were re-...
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Please re-tag “viewsonic-g-tablet” to “viewsonic-gtablet”

The official name of the thing is gTablet.1 To fit with our manufacturer-name scheme for device tags, please retag viewsonic-g-tablet to viewsonic-gtablet.
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Synonym request: galaxy-note-3

galaxy-note-3 and samsung-galaxy-note-3 should be synonymized and merged. Although the former currently has more questions, the latter matches our naming convention.
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Synonym requests for “google-plus-hangouts”

The official name is Google+ Hangouts. Please rename google-plus-hangout to google-plus-hangouts. Then, please synonymize and merge google-hangouts to google-plus-hangouts. Also, the original "...
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Synonym request: “gtalk” to “google-talk”

The one is obviously a short-hand way of saying the other. gtalk should be made a synonym of google-talk and merged.
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Rename 'htc-mytouch' to 'htc-mytouch-4g'?

I just tapped into the htc-mytouch (× 8) tag today on my walk through our tags. Checking with Wikipedia and GSMArena, I found no such device -- just a "HTC Mytouch 4g". Checking the questions, ...
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Diversify 'root' and 'rooting'

Currently, root is a synonym to rooting. I want to propose separating the two: "rooting" concerns the process of gaining root access to a device, as its tag-wiki (including the excerpt) describes. ...
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Rename 'recording' tag to 'audio-recording'

We have tags for video-recording, voice-recording, call-recording, and 'screen-recording' (synonym to screencast). I suggest to rename recording to audio-recording to match that list (I'm already ...
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Rename 'transfer' tag to 'data-transfer'

To avoid confusion, I request we rename the transfer (x13) to data-transfer. Explanation: We already have the file-transfer (x96). I just went over the questions tagged transfer, and re-tagged a few ...
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Confusing 'monitor' tag

We have the tags monitoring (x11) and monitor (x3). Quite obviously, the latter leads to some confusion: while some take it as a synonym to monitoring, others take it to refer to a computer monitor. ...
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Synonym request: [android-4.2] -> [4.2-jelly-bean]

To match up with our OS version tagging scheme, please make android-4.2 a synonym of 4.2-jelly-bean.
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Please rename [xperia-play] to [sony-ericsson-xperia-play]

To match our convention of manufacturer-model tags, please rename xperia-play to sony-ericsson-xperia-play and make the former a synonym of the latter. In the event that the proposed tag name is too ...
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Merge meta-tags “user”, “users”, and “user-accounts”

We have three closely related tags on meta: user, users, and user-accounts. We're not talking about a lot of posts here, but from what I could all be handled with a single tag. Please merge user and ...
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Retag request: “whatsapp” to “whatsapp-messenger”

WhatsApp Messenger is the real name of the app. Can whatsapp be renamed whatsapp-messenger (and "whatsapp" kept as a synonym)?
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Radio tag is ambiguous [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What's the intended purpose of the 'radio' tag? radio tag can refer both to radio ROM (the part that controls communications functions) and to FM radio. We already ...
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Are [sleep] and [sleep-mode] tags the same? Merge?

There is no description for these tags, are they referring to the same thing? If so then should they be merged? sleep-mode would appear more popular, although to be honest I prefer the shorter sleep ...
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Confusion between stock-android and stock-ui tags

The stock-android tag covers versions of the OS that includes manufacturer enhancements, but the stock-ui tag excludes manufacturer enhancements (according to the description). stock-android The ...
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De-synonymize vibration, haptic-feedback

I don't know who or when, but haptic-feedback is currently a synonym of vibration. Now, while haptic feedback is a vibration, it is quite separate and distinct from notification vibrations. (The lack ...
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Please merge [gps] and [internal-gps]

Can you please merge these tags. I believe they are redundant. internal-gps gps
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Remove “pc” tag?

I see a lot of questions tagged pc that are really better tagged with windows or linux as a lot of them are operating-system specific. Example: "MTP USB Device" driver error (screenshot) ...
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Merge sms, messaging and text-message

Noticed that we've got a few tags related to SMS that ought to be merged (I think under SMS because that's the most precise term) sms messaging text-message
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Merge stock, stock-android, vanilla; define “stock-android”

vanilla, stock and stock-android are being used interchangeably, and belong lumped together under "stock-android." Also, I took it upon myself to define stock-android but folks should weigh in about ...
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Merge milestone, motorola-milestone

Same device milestone motorola-milestone
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Merge migration, data-migration

They're being used as synonyms. migration data-migration
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Merge device tag variations

A lot of folks are using the tmobile-g1 tag to refer to the "HTC G1" ... presumably because the phone has no HTC branding on it and the tag exists so it seems reasonable (that's why I used it ...) ...
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merge photos, photo, and pictures tags

There are tags for photos, photo, and pictures. These should probably be all photos.
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merge app with applications tag?

aren't they about the same thing?
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Merge 'sync' and 'synchronization'

sync × 14 synchronization × 2 One question actually has both tags. I think "sync" is used more because, well, it's a simple abbreviation and the full word is hard to spell. Also, a lot ...
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Merge android-market, market [closed]

market 19 android-market 11
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Merge widget, widgets

Widget 8, Widgets 1
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Merge 'alarm' and 'alarms' tags

Don't know which should win; they both have three questions. alarm alarms I lean toward the singular.
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More tag redundancy - phone models

We've got a lot of different tags referencing phone models: droid, motorola-droid, incredible, htc-incredible, htc-droid-incredible, droid-x, etc etc etc. How do we want to unify these?