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Unescaped HTML unicode in Migration notice on Android app

While I was reading this meta post on MSO with official Android app, I noticed that it has been migrated to Stack Overflow em Português's meta... or was it Português? (removing the code block ...
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Scroll to the top when I open the app (after N minutes)

A frequent process: Open the app Think, "wtf? I answered that question yesterday." Remember to scroll up See new feed content preloaded (no refresh required) I can see why it behaves this way. ...
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Android app displays creation date instead of last activity

As seen below, the list of active questions displays creation date. I don't remember seeing this before. Possible cause: I switched between newest and active sorts a few times. But now the problem ...
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Dollar sign used as currency renders incorrectly in Android app

I came across an answer today on Electronic Engineering: How to go from newbie to manufactured? in the Android app. The answer gives monetary figures in (presumably) USD using the dollar sign. When ...
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Leading space removal ruins code formatting when using SE Android App?

On my Galaxy Nexus, if I post or edit a question using the official Android app, and that question starts with a code block, the formatting is ruined due to the removal of leading spaces. You can see ...
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Answer heights get muddled after a refresh & reorder

Reproduced in Android app v1.0.48 on a HTC One running Android 4.4.3: Find a question meeting the following conditions: It has two answers. In the order they appear, the first answer is short. The ...
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Android App sometimes loads all comments on a question as identical

I'm not sure exactly what this bug requires, but I've been able to reliably reproduce it in the question Is it acceptable to announce Area51 site in chat rooms? I suspect it's reproducible only on ...
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Android app rep widgets: only last added is clickable [duplicate]

When I add multiple rep widgets, only last added is clickable (edx in my case, if I add another, edx become unclickable and the newly added is the only clickable rep widget). Is it a bug?
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The app should try to load fragments when the Navigation Drawer is already closed

I have been using your android app for a week and it is cool. But I found out that when I click on item in the Navigation Drawer, new fragment is loading while the Navigation Drawer is still closing. ...
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No Feed on Android app after login [duplicate]

As soon as I login using my stack exchange id on the Android app the feed fails to load.If I use the app without logging in everything's fine.If I log in using Google or Facebook I see the feed.What's ...
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Change “help” to “about” in mobile application

I use the Stack Exchange mobile app and I'd like to see one change to help end users out. On the menu towards the bottom there is a "help" link, which is a bit misleading. There is no help at this ...
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Android app 'Active' posts are two years old

I've been testing out the Stack Exchange android app today and I must say I love it, however most of the questions that say they are 'active' are two years old, there are some exceptions, like one ...
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Closed site is not being removed from app favorite sites list

Recently I was in the private beta for Game Theory, however it didn't take off and the site was closed down. When the site was closed, it was automatically removed my from my favorites in the drop ...
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Achievements view title bar clickable, and obscured view is affected [duplicate]

When the achievements button is clicked, the overlay view title bar is still clickable and propagates the click event through to the view underneath, e.g. the question type selector shown in the ...
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Answer counter doesn't update [duplicate]

When using Android app, if app weren't killed but was suspended on a page with answers and someone posted another answer, answer counter still shows the number of answers from before suspension.
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Rep indicator doesn't reflect rep changes in android app

Even if I have some upvotes on my posts, it looks the same always: (I expect to see something like +[some rep], like on the site) However when I click it, I can see my new rep changes highlighted. ...
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Need higher resolution Question/Answer icons

The Question and Answer icons appear to be upscaled from either HDPI or XHDPI and seem very fuzzy on an XXHDPI Nexus 5.
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You should not be able to reply to your own comments

Using the Stack Exchange Android App usage I attempted to "reply to" my own comment with the button. It worked and inserts @Unihedron in my message box. This should be fixed, seeing that one cannot ...
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Can't tap the android hot questions widget

I have 4 copies of the hot questions widget. Sometimes, possibly after they reload on their own, I can only tap to open the last widget I added. If I tap on the question of any others nothing happens. ...
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Official Android app comment controls are not intuitive

Version 1.0.48, Android OS 4.2.1 The recent changes in comment handling have been not entirely helpful. First, the comment tool bar appears far away from where the comments are. Novice users cannot ...
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Another widget idea, like hot questions but for specific set of sites

The thing about the Hot questions widget is that it's a neat idea, and well executed. However, it shows questions from all around the network. And most of the time from topics I have no interest in. ...
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Hot questions widget - Refresh tap target too small [duplicate]

The Hot questions widget that comes with the Android app has a refresh button with a tap target that is too small. It's just a small square box as seen here: Note: The red/blue markings and pink ...
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Android Share - special characters in title became HTML entities

I used the Share feature to share a question on WhatsApp. The question title is: Does the word "out" carry sexual-minority flavour? Here's what I got: Also tried sending the share intent to ...
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Make more, larger versions of the android app widget

Love the questions widget, but could we have larger version, that shows more questions? I'd like a 4x4 one but I guess having several versions would make for more flexibility for others.
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Make the android questions widget handle my imprecise fingers

Love the new questions widget, but it looks like I have to be very precise when tapping to refresh the question. I have to hit the icon dead on; tapping above, below or to the right behaves as if i'd ...
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Cannot find some answers in mobile app

I posted an answer to this question from my laptop, but I cannot find it in the mobile app on my Android phone. When I select it in my profile, I get the following error: The answer wasn't found. ...
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Tapping a comment from a deleted user is reliably crashing the app

This comment reliably crashes the Android app v1.0.47 every time I tap it. I'm not sure it's the fact they're a deleted user, but every other comment is fine. This is on a HTC One running Android ...
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Log in with the Google Account of your choice?

I signed up to Stack Overflow and other related Stack Exchange websites using an old Google account which I still use for programming related communities. Nonetheless, I am signed in with another ...
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Re-sizable fonts (Zoom) for the Android App and confusing contact link

The Android app is a great application. I see two problems with it. The fonts are too small. I have to use a magnifying glass to read the messages. At present I use it almost solely for a ...
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Unable to edit my comments on Android app

When I try to hit the arrow in the lower right corner of my comments I am unable to edit my comments. Instead the side bar pops up a little bit. I am using a Samsung Tab 7 inch.
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Can't view featured meta posts

I've just seen the A guide to moderating comments post appear in my feed but when clicking on it I get a message saying "The question is not available, it may have been deleted.". If I go to the site ...
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Android app promises disabled ads on a site with no ads (Stack Apps)

From the Feed of the Android app (1.0.47): That's the Stack Apps icon. Never saw ads there. It might make sense to drop a mention of this particular "privilege" from the app feed, because it's ...
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Trying to upvote own comment crashes Android app

Whenever I try to upvote my own comment in Android app (1.0.47), the app crashes*. Galaxy S III running Android 4.4.2 (*) Yes, I know I'm not supposed to vote on my own comments... actually at ...
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App won't display answer on 7" device

When using the StackExchange app on my Tesco Hudl (7" tablet running Android 4.2), I find that answers are never visible. A white space is always present in the place of the answer. The number of ...
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The new comment interface

Well it's nice and simple. But an overlay at the first time with a simple tutorial will be nice. Also. There's an option to upvote but no option to remove the upvote
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Issue with site choice

Steps to reproduce: Ask a question, open the "Ask on which site?" dropdown menu. Press the back button. Issue: The menu will disappear and you can't bring it back by pressing the arrow or typing ...
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Refresh while search is half opened [duplicate]

On the Android app, when you try to get up while the search bar is half opened, instead of showing the full search bar, it refreshes, which is not really convenient.
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What is the current status of consecutive days logged in using the SE (Android) app? [duplicate]

I'll not have access to my PC in a few days, and since I have a 270 consecutive streak going on over at SO I was wondering the following: Does the Android SE app qualify for consecutive access? And ...
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Feed is blank in the Stack Exchange Android app

My feed has been blank in the Android app since the start. Had logged in the Android app when the app was first launched, after a few crashes had uninstalled it. Even at that time I was unable to ...
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I am unable to submit questions and answers from Android App

I am unable to submit questions and answers from Android App version 1.0.43 running on Android 4.3 (Samsung Galaxy SIII) My StackOverflow reputation at the time of this posting is only 16 if that ...
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Notification of comments in deleted posts stay in app

If I dismiss a comment on my computer then the notification also vanishes on my android phone. But if I get a comment on one of my posts and I delete the post, then the notification vanishes on my ...
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Preserve original date of an edited post in the android app

When viewing a post that has been edited the date of creation is replaced by the date of the last edit. I suggest to display the creation date as well - the line seems to provide sufficient space. ...
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Android app : longer titles are clipped

I'm using the official app, 1.0.43 on Android 4.1.2, Samsung S3-mini. The title of a question is sometimes clipped. Sometimes I only see part of the last line, sometimes I don't see the last line at ...
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Android app “deleted” issues

This has happened a couple of times. The app generated a notification about an answer or comment, but when I follow the notification, it's not there! Sometimes it's just missing, sometimes it says it ...
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Short “about me” sections are unnecessarily faded out and pretend to be expandable

Long "about me" sections show up like this in the Android app: partly faded out and with "expand" button. But when the "about me" text is short enough to fit entirely, the fading / button combo is ...
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Why can't I suggest edits from android app? [duplicate]

Just downloaded and started using the SE app for Android. It's pretty good, though I still prefer typing on a keyboard. But one thing I discovered was that even if I'm logged into my account, and can ...
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Missing favourite star while reading posts [duplicate]

I tried the android app and so far I don't see any bugs etc, maybe one crash but I miss button for saving questions. If this is multiple "question" I apologize for spamming. Would you please add it? ...
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Can't edit posts [duplicate]

When I try to edit somebody else's posts via Android or iOS app, I get a message: "Account not allowed to suggest edits." I can do it via Web. Where's the problem?
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Allow selecting text from comments

Currently when you long-press a comment the "comment options" dialog appears, just like when you tap it. I am requesting to keep the "comment options" for a tap, but on long-press to show the text ...
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The Android app does not allow pasting into the password field

I have a Samsung Galaxy Note 8.0 running Android 4.4.2 and the SE app version 1.0.43. When trying to sign in with my Yahoo! account I notice that the clipboard icon in the keyboard becomes grayed ...