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Questions tagged [android]

For questions about the mobile site loaded on a Web browser on the Android mobile platform. Please do not use this tag for the app.

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Is it possible to render MathJax for chats in Android Web browser? [duplicate]

I have searched for it and found that I have to run a link like this (RenderJax) which I found here. I have to bookmark this link and open it whenever I want to render MathJax in chat. But the ...
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Reputation change text is not centered vertically inside green block in Android Chrome

In Chrome on Android 7.0 reputation change in topbar is not aligned vertically (i.e. shifted to the top): In Chrome on iOS reputation change looks fine:
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When selecting a message in mobile chat, action icons do not appear until scrolling

For some time now, whenever I select a chat message by tapping it on mobile device, there are no action icons: However when scrolling, either up or down, the icons appear: Can the icons ...
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I can not see the reputation and badges from an Android phone [duplicate]

I can not see my reputation points nor badges from my Android Phone on the black strip at the top of the page. But they are displayed when the page in seen on my PC: Is this a change in feature or ...
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Possible Error In the Feeds Header

I am on Android While browsing the Stacks Exchange(app is the latest version) Data Science using my smartphone, Feeds section, Just switch the Questions to Users And then Revert back using the ...
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Why doesn't Area 51 open on my phone?

I use Android, and since the time I found out that we can suggest sites on Area 51, I've not been able to open the site. When I browse for it, I only see a blank white page, and no site loads. Does ...
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Is my connection to Stack Exchange encrypted? [duplicate]

I am using the Android SE app. I want to know if my connection to Stack Exchange encrypted? Thanks.
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Stack Overflow Syntax Highlighting Bug on Android Application [duplicate]

Update I am now seeing that the text is being coloured correctly on my PC system and the issue seems to be only with the Android application. Either the issue is an intermittent one or I was simply ...
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What does enabling notifications on desktop chat opened on Android Chrome do?

I use the full desktop version of the chat site on Android mobile (when I do use chat on mobile at all). It has the usual option to enable desktop notifications, and I enabled those. Best I can tell, ...
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Bottoms of badges are cut off on mobile site [duplicate]

This has been going on for a couple of days: The bottoms of the badges are cut off on the mobile site. Android 5.1.1, on both the default browser and Chrome 46.
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Why does my iPad keep trying to reply to ancient comments on SE chat?

In the SE chat rooms in which I am most active, whenever I log in or refresh the page, it the message box appears with :1234567 or whatever already filled in. It is trying to reply to comments from ...
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Why is the mod diamond (♦) red in Android?

Related: Why is the mod diamond red for question titles in the iOS app? ♦ I noticed that the mod diamond shows up red. I'm pretty sure it wasn't red not long ago. Has anything changed recently? I'm ...
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Amount of Rep for Next Privilege Varies

On the desktop (Google Chrome), the amount of rep needed to create tag synonyms is 2500 rep. But surprisingly, on the mobile-web version, it says you need 3k rep to create tag synonyms. So which one ...
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Can't see gold badge symbol on Android

I recently asked a question and it was closed as a dupe by a gold badge holder - but I cannot see this on my Android phone in Google Chrome - is this a bug or my phone's problem? As you can see in ...
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How to paste the code in question block? [duplicate]

Is there any reason why I can't paste my code into the question block? As per the comment below I tried indenting it all 4 spaces and all of it 8 spaces; it just doesn't work what is the trick too it ?...
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How about mobile version specific badges for stackoverflow?

There are already a lot of cool badges available at stackoverflow to engage users to be active. ..but somehow I wonder why there is none for example for having responded question at the mobile ...
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Double tap doesn't auto-zoom anymore on mobile

When you double-tap on a paragraph on mobile the zoom changes to match the width of the paragraph. After the site upgrade, when you double tap a comment on a question or answer, the zoom level ...
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Can't login with my Google ID on android device?

Having problem in login to stackoverflow with my Google ID on my android device. How can I login to StackOverflow on my android device?
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How to ask correctly for Android problems [duplicate]

I have seen so many Questions in SO and I really wanted to help these guys, but I was not able because something was missing or I could not really figure out what their problem was. So today I read ...
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Stack Overflow app for iOS and Android [duplicate]

I'm not sure if it's proper to ask this question on Stack Overflow itself, but I'm really eager to find a good Stack Overflow app for my iPhone and Android phone, so I can login to my Stack Overflow ...
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Render Differences

Visiting Super User, via my Nexus 4 in full site modus, gives the following screenshot: Visiting Web Applications however, yields the following shot: Apart from the content, the alignment of ...
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Mobile Site does not show italic text [duplicate]

Stats: Android 4.1.2 Samsung Galaxy S3 LTE (TouchViz) Chrome browser 27.0.1453.90 I posted a question recently in ELL, and when I looked at it using my smartphone browser, I noticed that text that ...
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Unable to close questions [duplicate]

I can't close questions on mobile right now. The page just jumps to the top and nothing else happens. (And what kind of quality standards are preventing me from asking this question?)
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Unable to “flag” or “close” from mobile site [duplicate]

There have reports of issues with mobile site's ability to "flag" or "close" questions: Can't vote to close from the mobile site? Close voting menu broken on mobile site This seemed to have been ...
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*Italic* text formatting doesn't seem to work on Android Chrome

Recently I commented on this question and the text did got bold but the italic word didn't seem to get italic on Android Chrome(Latest Ver.), but when I saw from the PC browser, it rendered as it ...
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Is there any official Stack Overflow Android app? [duplicate]

Is there any official Stack Overflow Android app? Other than the Stack Overflow apps in Google Play which are nothing more than web browser type apps? Why is the official Stack Overflow for Android ...
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Comment font sizes are inconsistent on Android

An issue similar to that described in Moderator diamond is too large relative to other text on Android and likely to be related. The comments for a question may vary in size: Chrome for Android ...
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Moderator diamond is too large relative to other text on Android

This is very painful to look at. We understand appearances are everything, but there's no need to exaggerate. Could you please bring them back down to regular size? It also throws off the formatting ...
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Massive misuse of 'webview' tag [closed]

The description of webview says A NSView subclass that displays web pages under MacOS. For Android, please look at the android-webview tag. For iOS, look under uiwebview. However, I noticed that ...
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Answering similar questions when they are not exact duplicates

This is the first time I'm dealing with a situation like this, so I'm seeking some guidance. I've read several related questions on meta, including "What's the etiquette for answering two similar ...
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Is there any SE Android application with login and write access?

I found a bunch of Android applications for Stack Exchange websites like Stack Anywhere, Stack Remote etc. But all of them just support only read access. None of them has a provision to login and ...
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Why don't someone create a good android app for stackoverflow? [duplicate]

I have been going through this for sometime. I badly need a good android app for 'StackOverflow' or for all the 'StackExchange' communities. Any possibilities?
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Mobile site forgets scroll position in Chrome for Android

Visit a page displaying a list of questions, such as the front page of Arqade, in the mobile version using Chrome for Android. Scroll down. View a question from the list. Go back to the question list. ...
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Need to know about Android apps [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Are there mobile apps for Stack Overflow? Do Stack Overflow and other Stack Exchange sites have an app I can use? I wanted to know if there are any Android apps for Stack ...
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Am I allowed to talk about this?

I keep getting my posts closed whenever I ask for a place where I could find information about telnet clients. I'm working on an Android application and I wouldn't want to post my program since it is ...
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stackoverflow.com serves desktop version to Opera Mini on Android 2.3

Starting yesterday afternoon (i.e. 05/12/2012 at about 16:00 CET) stackoverflow.com started serving the desktop version of the site to my handheld using Opera Mini on Android 2.3. (whereas it used to ...
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What should I do with Android-related questions that have nothing to do with writing Android apps?

Alright, so on Stack Overflow, I keep coming across Android-related questions in my review queue. They don't really have anything to do with writing Android apps per se, but more of a "Halp, my phone ...
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The Stack Exchange™ MultiCollider SuperDropdown™ menu not working on Android browser

Suddenly clicking the dropdown at the top left of Stack Exchange sites will flash the menu but it won't stay open in the default android browser. Anyone else have this problem? This is on a ...
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Mobile SO site doesn't show comment edit link in Firefox

The stock Android browser shows an edit link for comments. The Firefox version doesn't. (Somewhat related, the edit box in the Android browser is reallllly tiny.)
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Why did this not get migrated?

I flagged this question: Android : how to identify where the shortcut is pointing at? In my flag I put "belongs on android.stackexchange.com" As I was instructed to do here My flag was marked as ...
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Mobile editing (full site view): Cursor cannot be placed correctly, jumps

I am mostly active on Android Enthusiasts here and often use my mobile (Google Nexus S) to post, edit and vote on the site. EDIT: Seems to be fixed with Jelly Bean (tested on my Nexus S with an early ...
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Android application for Stack Exchange global inbox notifications

Is it possible to have SE inbox notifications displayed on Android devices (tablets/phones)?
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Mobile version on P.SE - How to get back to it? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Switch to mobile site on standard browser A few days ago, I was navigating through programmers.se, wandering around. Suddenly, while the bus was making me do some weird ...
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Where/how to advertise a Stack Overflow android app I made?

I had a little free time, and wrote a very basic SO app for droids using AIDE (wrote it on a droid, too). It is completly non-profit, and I intend to keep it that way (no ads, and will be distributed ...
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Where to go for developer support specific to Android Market policies

I am trying to find support for situations pertaining to publishing Android apps. Recently I've had an app suspended from the market and after contacting Google multiple times and getting absolutely ...
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Email alerts from SO contain layout issues on my mobile device

Not sure if this is just me, but the StackOverflow emails that I get when I have new comments or whatever consistently have a serious layout problem on my phone. As soon as I open the message, it ...
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Is there a way to mark inline code without backticks in comments?

When on my Android device the keyboard does not have backticks (or I don't know how to access them... - I am on a german layout btw), therefore I am unable to add code parts in comments et. al. Is ...
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Mathjax configuration error seems to be reproduceable on mobile version of SE sites

This problem with a popup saying MathJax is inconfigured seems to never be backed with a reliable repro. Looks like I have one. The problem is reproed in default browser availavle on Android 2.3.5 (...
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Why does the google-app-engine tag on StackOverflow have an icon? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What do icons on the tags mean? When I look under my tags it's the only one with an icon. Is Google 'funding' this? Maybe an attempt to make good with developers after the new ...
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Is there a list of all the StackOverflow Android tags?

I see that if I enter "Android-[any letter]" into the Tags edit box below, there are untold number of Android subtags (there's got to be about 100). Is there a list (page) somewhere that lists all of ...