A tag is a keyword or label that categorizes your question with other, similar questions. Using the right tags makes it easier for others to find and answer your question.
A program or library that takes input, in text or binary form, and interprets it according to a given syntax.
"software as a service" (SaaS; centrally hosted software licensed on a subscription basis) or software interacting with such
Software that converts files from one type of file to another (or interacts with other software doing so; e.g. software that converts .txt files to .pdf files.)
a sequence of characters that forms a search pattern, mainly for use in pattern matching with strings. Use this tag for regarding software that allows creating/e…
a part of memory where you can place content into. Adding the next element usually removes the previous.
a vector graphics format used on the web
For web-apps/programs that use either an external webcam, or an internal, built-in one.
Software that compresses or shrinks the file size of other files (or interacts with other software doing so).
a program that translates a program written in a programming language into a more machine readable state. Use this tag if you are looking for a compiler for a given language.
Software that (or interacts with other software that) tracks and records issues
for software that interacts with the web application framework ASP.NET
location sharing, geo-fencing, location-spoofing and the likes – not necessarily bound to GPS
Recommendations for software that handles and authorises payments. The transfer of money from one account to another.
Requests for applications for Apple iPad devices. If running on a tablet is not a critical aspect of your request, use the tag ios instead.
Software that recovers or regains control of lost data (or interacts with other software doing so).
a field that includes methods for acquiring, processing, analyzing, and understanding images and, in general, high-dimensional data from the real world in order to produce numerical…
Requests for software specific to Internet Forums (or message boards) should use this tag.
denotes that your software requires functions that are specific to science fields (physics, chemistry, medicine, etc.)
a function in a software that allows the display and interpretation of numerical data. Use this tag if your question requires tools that can do that.
For recommendations for software that interoperates with the Microsoft Outlook software package.
Free email service owned by Google. It supports POP3 and IMAP.
when seeking recommendations relating to optical media - questions relating to CDs, DVDs or Blu-Ray media (for example: DVD burning software).
for programs in the category of health and wellness. For example a program to force you to take breaks, or a program to monitor your heart rate
use if your search is for a specific operating system that matches X requirements.
A plug-in (or plugin, add-in, addin, add-on, addon, or extension) is a software component that adds a specific feature to an existing computer program.
if you're looking for a ruby library or an application written in the ruby scripting language.