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A couple of UX suggestions for the iPad app

To close a popup window the iPad app (1.2.0.141), you need to tap the Done button in the top left corner of the heading bar. It would be intuitive if the popup windows would also close if you tap on ...
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Sites popup issues

With version 1.2.0.141 I'm having the following two issues on my iPad: If you open sites, select a site that is not in the sitebar it opens below the sites menu on the left. If you now select sites ...
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Body watermark is not removed when asking new question

With the iOS app v1.2.0.140 the watermark in the body section when creating a new question is not removed after content is entered. If I cancel the creation and then resume the draft everything is ...
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Question not available directly after creation

With version 1.2.0.140 it now happened twice in the last 10 minutes that my newly created question could not be displayed after I created it.
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Possibility to view question revisions [duplicate]

It would be nice to view question revisions (edit history etc.) directly in the app.
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Submitting a question is blocked in case previous submit failed

When using the iOS app 1.2.0.140 submitting a question may fail when a user is trying to submit a question with the tag ios-app but without an associating tag like bug or discussion. However after ...
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iOS iPad design issues

I'm using the iPad app 1.2.0.140. I have a few design/layout things that came to my mind: The about page hasn't a lot of content. Maybe it makes sense to display the about page in a popup similar to ...
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iOS App - “More” Area Doesn't extend over whole “Edited by LongUserName” Text

Bit of a minor issue, but when I was trying to find out how to 'Favourite' a Question, I found an answer here that said you had to hit the three dots, or the the 'Edited by UserName'/Date area. This ...
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Blank screen after opening a notification in iOS8

In my device (iPhone 6, iOS v8.0.2, app v1.2.0.138) whenever I receive a notification and I tap it in order to open the application, the screen that is displayed is blank. I need to quit the app, ...
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Allow pull-down refresh when there is new activity

Ordinarily, you can pull down on the question list in the app to refresh it. However, if there is the new activity message, pull down refresh doesn't work. Instead, you have to tap the bar to refresh. ...
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Long tap on votes results in empty space in case question has no votes

When a user has 1000+ rep on a site it is possible to view vote statistics in the iOS app by long pressing on the voting area of a post. However in case the question has no votes at all an empty ...
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Removing vote results in blinking triangle

After removing an up or downvote the triangle flashes before it is removed. I'm using the iPad app with version 1.1.0.132.
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Menu selection/focus jumps around

I'm using the iPad app 1.1.0.132. When I select my Inbox or Achievements in the menu on the left then the focus (red marking bar) jumps to the respective icon and the popup (inbox or achievements) ...
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Add per-site metas to 'more' menu in iOS app [duplicate]

This question here asked to make per-site metas more accessible, from which, updates were made to make the searching more clear, and allow a user to add them to their sites list. This still requires ...
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Close vote in iOS app still says 'flag'

There was a recent bug report about the alert when you vote to close vote saying 'flag' rather than 'close'. (link) This has been fixed, but both the initial presenters, and the activity circle which ...
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Suggest duplicates when posting a question from iOS app [duplicate]

From the desktop, any new question has a list of suggested duplicates between the title and the body. From personal experience, this has stopped me from posting several duplicate questions. Can we ...
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iOS App No Longer Installing

When updating to 1.1.0.132 my phone showed two apps (the old app and the new app downloading. While still downloading I deleted the old version. When the new version was done I got an error that it ...
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iPhone 6 Plus and horizontal scrolling of questions threads

Would be nice to have the same UI experience on the iPhone 6 Plus as users of the 6 and 5s with respect to the horizontal scrolling of threads. When we spoke at the Brooklyn iOS Dev meet-up a couple ...
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App won't reinstall [closed]

The alpha (beta?) version installed and ran well on my iPhone 5 and iPad. After updating to the ios8 I was able to reinstall on the iPad but not on my IPhone 6.
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Changes to questions (answer count, votes, etc) are not reflected when returning to question listings

My workflow is: open my tag, try to answer all new unanswered questions. I know I can refresh to force the answer count to update, but it's unsettling to answer a question, return to the list, and ...
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See question when answering

Right now in the iOS app, I have to save my answer as a draft in order to view the question. Since I'm often referring back to the question, this is inconvenient and less friendly than the old app ...
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Timeout error, but answer posted anyway?

I'm on 3G with good signal, and version 1.1.0.131 When replying to a question with a fairly short (two paragraph) answer, the app hung after hitting submit. I eventually got bored and clicked back, ...
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Wrong post revision shown when editing a rolled-back post

When you edit a post, whose latest "edit" was a rollback, the markup for the rolled-back revision is loaded in the text editor, rather than the current revision. For example (note example will only ...
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iPhone 5S Stack Exchange app never finish install while updating to latest version

I am trying to install the new update, it creates a new icon but it never gets installed. I am trying for 2 days now... I cant even delete it now :(
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Media library is in portrait orientation while app is landscape when uploading picture

When you add an image from the Stack Exchange iOS app, the media library is rendered in portrait orientation, even when the app itself is in landscape. To duplicate, turn your iPad so it is in ...
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Url heading when clicking links from SO post do not change when they should

When you click a link on a SO post, the app correctly renders the webpage from a browser within the SO app. But when you navigate away from the original page you visited, the url heading does not ...
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Can't edit my comment or answer

Can I edit my answer or comment? I don't see an obvious link or button. With my iPad, autocorrect sometimes does weird things, or I literally fat finger words. Most of my typing is with two thumbs. ...
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Reputation incorrect

I just entered a bug report and noticed that the reputation points and badge count under my photo were not correct, when I viewed the "question". As I'm entering this one on the Ask page, the ...
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Tags field not visible

I'm new to the iPad app. On the Ask page, when I'm typing into the title box, the page looks ok. When I start typing the body, the markup bar appears and obscures the tags field. For the first ...
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iOS app for iPad is very laggy

The Stack Exchange app on the iPad has been very laggy when I'm in the homescreen. I don't know what's the reason behind it, but once you go to viewing a question, it's fine. Everything including the ...
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Ask question usability

I'm new to the app and am not clear how I'm navigating between sites. Some issues: The Ask question page should have the site name in the header, so I don't get flamed for asking on the wrong site. ...
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Login usability issue

Just trying the iPad app for the fist time. The login screen wasn't like a normal app login screen. Several issues: No arrow buttons to move between email address and password Pressing Return did ...
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Unable to update app on iOS 8.0.2

I recently upgraded my iPad to iOS 8.0.2. I'm running version 1.1.0.124 of the iPad app. Whenever I open the app it tells me to update to 1.1.0.127. I tap update, and opens a certain link in Chrome. I ...
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Ability to delete answers [duplicate]

We can delete answers in desktop version. I would like same feature in iOS app. It is currently missing as an option. We can already delete comments. This request is for the ability to delete answers. ...
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iOS Tablet app: modal or sticky comments to questions

Having just tapped out a nice long comment to a question using the stackoverflow app on my iPad, and then accidentally clicked outside the comment field, I have one request: Please, please make the ...
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Upvote failed on Meta question using iOS iPad App

I tried to upvote this question on Meta Stack Overflow using the Stack Exchange iOS App Version 1.1.0.127 (current version right now). I have a 4th generation iPad with iOS 8.0. Got an error message ...
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iOS app: View hot questions across all sites?

In the iOS app, is it possible to view all hot questions across all sites? Just like the "Hot" listing on the Stack Exchange homepage. I always find that there is constantly new interesting content ...
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Minor stuff on the profile page in iPad app

The listing of the communities in the Top Communities pane on the profile page is not based entirely on reputation or other activity. See below screen shots for clarification. Theoretical Computer ...
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Is there a way to edit comments on the iPad app?

I use the dictation feature on my iPad a lot in preference to the on-screen keyboard. The one drawback to this is that Siri sometimes mangles something I've said... Sometimes in a subtle way that ...
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Selection disappears while scrolling menu icons

The red bar indicating selection moves before the selection is actually changed. This looks pretty irritating while scrolling. I suggest roughly switching the behavior of the red bar and turning ...
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iPad app: log in with custom openID provider gets stuck on blue progress indicator after 'submit'

I am using http://simpleid.koinic.net openid provider on a personal domain to log in to SO. When I select manually enter your id in iPad app log in dialog, enter my openid address, and press submit, ...
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Is there a way to edit my favorite tags in the iPad app?

Does the new iPad app have a way to edit my favorite tags for a community? Or for that matter, to filter my view of the community by my favorite tags?
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Title does not specify “On Hold”

Testing the app, I noticed the title does no specify if a question is "On Hold" ... I haven't checked specifically, but would assume it doesn't specify as "Duplicate" either ... Or am I missing it ...
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Pull Down to Refresh on Home Page (iPad App)

I see there are other questions about "pull to refresh" on questions. But I'm asking about on your user. I am using the Beta, and I am on my home page (my user profile). Normally on an iOS app, you ...
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iPad app… Which site am I on?

In the iPad app, I see small icons on the left bar to show which SE site I'm on.... Useful, apart from the fact I'm a fairly casual SE user and don't know what half the sites are, never mind what the ...
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Missing favourite tags in iOS app

I just came across this question which gave me the one feature I ever wanted in the app - easy access to my favourite tags. Unfortunately, some of them seem to be missing. By missing, I mean - simply ...
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Stuck on Authorizing Application

Downloaded the beta app, opened it, choose to log with open id (custom) got redirected to a simpleid website, put in credentials, got redirected back to stack exchange to the page with the stack ...
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iOS iPad App flags are very slow

When I tap to flag the answer or question in ios app on iPad flag reasons loading near 20-30 seconds. Also there is no any success info message like on site after flag reason was selected and the ...
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“Log in using Google” uses Chrome without asking

If Chrome is installed, "Log in using Google" always uses Chrome, even if that option is disabled in the settings. Unlike the Facebook button, it doesn't ask, either. This is somewhat inconvenient ...
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Tapping on a 'badge' achievement opens logged out browser [duplicate]

Just noticed I received a badge achievement in the iPhone app. Tapped on it, and a browser view opens, and it's unauthenticated.