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Scrolling formatted code that extends wider than screen no longer possible on iOS app?

Since accepting an update of the Stack Exchange iOS App to 1.2.2 last night on my iPhone 4S running iOS 7.1.2, I have been unable to use a press, hold and move of my finger to scroll to the right in ...
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iOS app crashes when attempting to edit a post with excessive code

I have attempted to edit a post that happened to trigger an "excessively-long" auto-flag. In this case, it contained code within a single block. As soon as the editor comes up, the app stops ...
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“View all questions” list cut off on iPhone 4S

When I go to one of my per-site profiles, and tap 'All X posts' it gives me a search list, where the screen height appears to be calculated wrong. The below screenshot is as far down as I can scroll ...
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iOS app beta update page broken

Such a fragile page it is, broken yet again. I'm not including a link since I believe it's still security through obscurity, but the entirety of the page for downloading beta app updates reads: ...
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Stack Exchange app crashes when coming back from Google Chrome on ios

When I click on a link in the Stack Exchange app it opens it in chrome which then has a linky in the top left to go back to the stack exchange app. When I do that, the app opens for a second and then ...
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Comment Discard not Working

Using Stack Exchange IOS App Version 1.2.1 on iPhone 5 runing IOS version 8.1.2 I've had the following problem: Viewing a post, I inadvertently started creating a comment. I tried to discard the ...
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Bounty label wrapping incorrectly

I just noticed that for questions with open bounties, the blue label is wrapping improperly (iPhone 6 on iOS 8.1 here):
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Is it possible to view Featured Question via the mobile site and iOS app?

On the mobile site and iOS app, I'm unable to find how to view featured questions for particular tags. I can see the choice for Active, Newest, Votes etc, but Featured isn't in the list.
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I only see the LaTeX code in the question title and comments when using the app [duplicate]

I see the output only in the question description and in the answers. Is this how it's supposed to be? Or is something wrong with my app and I have to reinstall it?
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Copy link address from Android/iOS app

Not sure if this actually applies to the iOS app, as I'm an Android user, but I figure both platforms share the same features. When browsing my favorite SE sites from the Chrome app, I can copy a ...
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iOS Today View extension doesn't respect accessibility settings

I use iOS's accessibility settings to change text size - I'm young and I have good eyes so I make the text a couple clicks smaller than usual. It helps get more on the page. The iOS app Today View ...
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How can I pin more than four sites to the left vertical bar in the iPad app?

I tried to see if I could pin more than 4 sites on the left bar because I'm a user on several sites, but I couldn't find a way to do it. In the Android app I have all the sites I'm subscribed to on ...
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Error message “option_id” when flagging a question on the iOS App

I wanted to report this question on Apple Stack Exchange as off topic, but when I tapped "flag" I get this error message: I am using iOS 8.1.1 and the latest version of the Stack Exchange App ...
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Let me do SOMETHING with a comment link to a deleted question

In the iOS app, links in comments to deleted posts are a dead-end. The app can't display deleted content even if I have the privilege to view it, but there's also no way to do anything else with the ...
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iOS beta testers, we miss you

We're getting ready to push out a new release of the iOS app and need beta testers. If you're a beta tester who has switched to the App Store version, please hop onto the beta build and let us know ...
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Add features to watch clips (on Wikipedia)

I read this question and in the comment there is a link to this wiki page, which has a clip on that. I cannot watch it inside the app. I use iPad2.
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How can I make a favorite tag in stack exchange?

I want to know can I set some tag as my favorite,so I can easily visit the tag my want in stack overflow
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iphone app cannot render formulas in comments [duplicate]

At least on my iPhone 4s, the app shows the LaTeX code in the comments, instead of rendering it. Not sure if this also happens in other parts besides comments.
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StackExchange Beta iPhone App - No Internet = No screen or message

I didn't have internet on my iPhone today and tried the StackExchange app (I rely on you guys being online - as most people do with google). All the other apps (FB, LI, etc) have a "No Internet ...
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Statistics about Mobile App Users

I am interested in knowing the statistics about the number of people using the mobile platorm. These specifics would be interesting: Number of people who exclusively use the Mobile App only When ...
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Off by one error [duplicate]

When I post an answer from the iOS app, it takes me back to the question page... Where, more often than not, my new answer is listed right below a banner that says "0 answers". Using pull to refresh ...
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Can I determine where content came from?

The API documentation states: The application responsible for creating content via the API may be indicated with a link to an app's Stack Apps post. The exact manner of display is subject to ...
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Cross-site Search [duplicate]

I propose the ability to search across all sites from the Feed page on the app. Sometimes I have an off the wall question, but I am not sure which site I would find the information on, or even if ...
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Show Regulation Messages on Stack Exchange App [duplicate]

Questions like What is your best programmer joke? are locked (or closed, or on hold, etc.) which is clearly stated when using the website version of Stack Exchange. This message does not appear on ...
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Badges, badges, badges…?

(Mushroom mushroom.) The iOS app shows how many badges of each color someone has, but there doesn't seem to be a way to list anyone's badges — it's not in the profile views. It's handy when ...
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Allow switching apps in iOS a without losing edit

This is a feature request for the iOS app. Today I was writing a complicated answer (or maybe it was a long comment - I forget) using the app. I wanted to check a fact so toggled to the browser. When ...
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No hats on mobile

I've scarcely touched my laptop over the winter break, satisfying my SO addiction entirely through the iOS app. (And occasionally the mobile website.) It's been a great exercise in seeing how livable ...
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Search across Stack Exchange sites in Android app

Is it possible to search for a question across all Stack Exchange sites in the Android app? Right now I can search in only one specific site at a time. If not, can you add that feature?
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Tapping a badge achievement in app loads site in browser

In the achievements inbox, if I tap a badge achievement, I get taken to the relevant site in the in-app browser, rather than being shown the site natively, in the app. Apologies I can work out how ...
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Text formatting buttons make text scroll out of view

The text formatting buttons which physically insert characters into a question/answer field make the cursor snap out of view, disrupting typing, and leading to odd looks like this: To ...
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Comment field too short to scroll

On iOS 8, with the new predictive text type thing, the comment field can now be squashed to a single line high - which makes it very difficult to scroll. From what I can see, this is cause by the ...
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Related questions when asking

Is it possible to add a "related question" pull-down menu to the mobile apps (I use iOS) so to avoid duplicate questions?
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NSURLErrorDomain on connection loss

I often use the app with poor 3G, and generally it falls back wonderfully, with user-friendly 'connection lost' error messages. The only exception I've come across is when attempting to add an image ...
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Viewing answer 1 of 0

I just answered my own question, and am now viewing answer 1 of 0 - doesn't seem right! Note this is both in the title bar, and the big bold "0 answers" line - unfortunately I can't add red freehand ...
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Rotating within a question in the iOS app messes up the question list

Here's a way to mess up the question list on the iPhone: From a list of questions, tap to enter the question Rotate your device Return to the question list with the back chevron. The question list ...
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iPad app version 1.2.1 bug : Latex does not render in the title or in comments [duplicate]

I'd like to draw attention to the following bug on the iPad app version 1.2.1. I've noticed that mathematical formulae is not rendered into the appropriate symbols on the iPad app version 1.2.1. Here ...
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'user can edit question directly, suggesting an edit is not allowed.' while trying to edit another user's post?

Whenever I attempt to edit another user's question I get an error using the iOS app: user can edit question directly, suggesting an edit is not allowed. What's the reason for this error? I'm not ...
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iOS beta — unable to vote to close

I was using the app and wanted to vote to close. I was unable to do so, choosing vote immediately popped up a modal box saying that there was no reason. and then:
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Please let me copy comment text to clipboard

I just came to know that android app users can copy comment's text: Can we get such option in the iOS app as well? Currently there is only "Share" option which copy or send the comment ...
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Cannot see which questions have been flagged on IOS app

When I have been browsing questions on the stack exchange app, I cannot see which posts have been put on hold/migrated, I then end up flagging these posts when in actual fact they have already been ...
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Flagging bug in app

I tried to flag a question as belonging here instead of meta SO. I tried this from the app, but I got this: (This is other reason->off topic.) There is no "move to meta stack exchange" option like I ...
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Is it possible to use search queries in the iOS app?

Is it possible to use search queries in the iOS app? For example, what would be the equivilient for the following? [*worklight*] or [*mobilefirst*] is:question answers:0 duplicate:no closed:no I ...
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Vote to reopen in the iOS app

Maybe I just can't find a way to do it in the app, but currently I must switch to safari to vote to reopen a question. If there isn't a reason not to have it, it would be nice to see.
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No tag wikis when asking question in app

I noticed something apparently missing from the app. I recently posted a question from the app and was trying to find out if a certain tag was appropriate for that question. However, I couldn't find a ...
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iOS app cannot render a particular question

I frequently use the iOS app on both an iPhone 5s and 6 plus, and find it convenient. But there is one question that keeps crashing the app: Does Newton's third law apply to momentum or to ...
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File doesn't exist, will create

I'm seeing the following errors in the system settings on iOS fit the Stack Exchange app. I can only assume it is a bug. I am using an iPhone 6 plus running iOS 8.1.1
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Hats on iOS app?

Is there a button to access the Hatz on WB14 on the mobile app (especially iOS) and let me view the Hatz I have earned so far? Or is it only accessible with the website version?
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Is the data downloaded by the app compressed?

I've installed the android app, because well reasons, and through I have a somewhat inexpensive data plan (I normally have enough for a month), that doesn't mean that I leave it without control. So ...
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Allow a way to hide the question list using the iPad app

In the iPad app, when viewing a question from the main list, it can get quite thin in portrait mode. Since that wasn't such a good explanation, here's a picture: If the question list could be ...
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Spoiler text after a pre tag is not hidden on the iOS app

Viewing my last question on the iOS app, I noticed that the line after the pre tag within the spoiler is not hidden at all. compare with the desktop version