There are no tag fields in the status update window,
and if I add tag to the status message it does not appear in the tag search.
Check out this great document that assist with Status updates Creating Status Updates (Jive 7) Specifically the steps in creating a status update:
Include tags if you’d like your status update to be searchable later. Entering # before a word in your status update turns that word into a tag.
Hope this helps.
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