Questions tagged [android-app]

NOTE: THE APP IS NO LONGER SUPPORTED. This tag is to be used for the official Stack Exchange application only. The application is available in the Google Play store, for Android 4.1 and up. When posting bug reports, please specify the app's version.

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Where to submit UX feedback for the Stack Exchange app (Android)

I'm looking to submit some suggestions about the user interface/experience for the Stack Exchange app for Android. Where/what medium should be used to provide feedback? Should it be via direct email, ...
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Deleting Answers on Android app [duplicate]

I noticed a pretty unfixable error in one of my answers today and thus went to delete it. However, on the Android mobile app, the only options were to share, edit, or flag the post (no deletion). ...
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Open in browser crash [duplicate]

App Version: 1.0.95 Device Manufacturer: vivo Device Model: vivo 1609 OS Version: 6.0 (1503158401) When I clicked "open in browser" option in More Options, the app crashed.
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Way to see if a post is CW from the mobile app [duplicate]

Currently there is no way to see from the mobile app if a post has been set or converted to community wiki. Is this feature planned for the app?
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Reputation change marked as new after refresh in apps

Today I noticed that old reputation changes on achievements tab marked as new (blue background) after refreshing via pulling down. iOS: Android: Same behavior for iOS and Android apps. ...
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Stack Exchange app won't let me comment on my question

I am trying out the SE Android app on my (really old) phone. I am on Android 4.4.2 (Kitkat). When I tried to comment on my own question (first attempt at commenting on the app) the app let me write my ...
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Search for asked questions in app [duplicate]

Please add a search field where one could search for a question that had been asked before, without having to use a search engine in browser. Please if there exist such a feature, you can make it ...
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How to set bounties in the Stack Exchange app [duplicate]

I often use an app to access SE/SO. Sometimes I see some post on Stack Overflow that didn't get much attention, so I want to use my reputation to set the bounties while I am on an app (Android). ...
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Android app not in sync with website

Over the past day or so, I've been noticing that the Android app is not loading new questions anymore. Filtering on specific tags shows questions that are a couple of days old. But going to the ...
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Problems in accessing questions from mobile web site after installation of the SE app

I have recently installed the SE Android App, and to use both the mobile Web and the App as both have features unique to them. However, after installing the app, when I click on a question in the ...
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Distinguish between normal posts and community wiki posts in Android App [duplicate]

In the Android App, one cannot distinguish between normal posts abs community wiki ones. Firstly example, below is a screen shot of a question from the mobile view, and the same from the app: ...
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Inability to view MathJax in Questions list in Android App [duplicate]

I use the Android app of SE to access the site. However, I cannot see any MathJax formatting in the questions list: However, I can see clearly MathJax formatted text when I open a question. Is this ...
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Something wrong with tag view in the Android app

Android app returns old questions by tag for Stack Overflow in Russian. E.g. for tag [c++]: Recently active post is 16 hours ago. But actually recently active post (via web) is 4 minutes: ...
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Colour schemes in the Android App

In the Android app, there is no separate colour for the badges of other users as seen under questions, like here: I've blurred out the username to make the question general and not specific. ...
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Absence of Area 51 in site list in Android App [duplicate]

I cannot find Area 51 in the site list in the Android app. Will this be implemented in the future?
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About the official Stack Exchange app: Is there a way to view prior edits to a post? [duplicate]

I would really like to view the history of a post, but there doesn't seem to be a button for it. Tapping the gray "Edited" text yields no results.
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Removal of “Reading this post in our app!” notification

When any SE network site is accessed from the mobile view, the following notification is shown while viewing questions: The picture is from a screenshot in a question in Physics SE, but this problem ...
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Mobile App: browsing a tag search. Pressing back from question clears search [duplicate]

Steps: Search via tag search for something Touch into a question Press system back key Results: Search is cleared out. Tag list displayed Expected results: Same search displayed prior to reading ...
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View Favorites List [duplicate]

It took me a while to find the "Favorite" button for posts within the app, but I still haven't found a way to view any of my favorited items. I think it would be useful to be able to see a list of ...
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SE Android app wrongly showing questions as unanswered [duplicate]

This question - the politics one - shows as unanswered, even though it has upvoted answers, one of which has been accepted. Is this a bug? Or is it intentional?
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Crashed when clicking a link in an Area 51 post

The link is the first on in this post: Why is this question not shown up on its proposal? App Version: 1.0.95 Device Manufacturer: Sony Device Model: E2312 OS Version: 6.0.1 (4059386522)
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Android app's “open in browser” link redirects to… the Android app!

I have a Samsung 7 Android phone. My Stack Exchange app redirects me to the Stack Exchange app whenever I try to "open in browser".
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Android App Missing Delete Functionality? [duplicate]

Is the Android app missing the feature to delete your own posting, or am I missing it? I've seen Allow us to vote to delete from the Android app and agree with it but that is about voting to delete, ...
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Deleting questions and answers in android [duplicate]

Questions and answers with lots of downvote and still counting Should be Removable..This is not possible in android
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Are more mobile app review or moderation features coming?

This is a little bit of a double-question. Is the mobile app for Stack Exchange (in particular for iOS) still being developed? Is there any hope for adding in advanced features for the various review/...
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Achievements menu gets stuck open, and doesn't respond to input

In the new version of the Android app (I'm guessing it was updated recently), the Achievements menu gets stuck open, but doesn't respond to input. Trying to click the X clicks on whatever happens to ...
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Why are there two different Android apps?

So, if someone wants to install the Stack Exchange apps on Android, they search the Google Play store, and they find two different Stack Overflow/Exchange apps. This is quite confusing, since both ...
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Allow open in browser for answers in the Android app

Currenty only a question can be opened in browser via "more..." button. It would be good if such action could be possible for answers too.
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Search for existing questions asked by someone else [duplicate]

Please add the search feature for the existing questions asked by someone else, which the current user is going to ask. How to see the answers to my questions if the same is asked and answered ...
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Inline formatting in the Stack Exchange apps and mobile web eats spaces

My post contains several lines with inline formatted code. It looks aligned in web: But it looks like spaces are eaten in the Android app: Same buggy behavior in iOS app: And mobile ...
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Displaying topics twice on mobile app [duplicate]

On my news feed it shows these topics twice, like seen on the screenshot. It's nothing dramatic, however I don't think it should be like this.
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Email links do not open in the Stack Exchange Android app

I clicked on a link to a comment in my email and it prompted a list of apps to open link. All browsers (Chrome, Firefox and etc) are in the list, but not SE app. Most apps that can open site specific ...
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List of favourite questions to revisit it later in Stack Exchange App [duplicate]

I was able to mark questions as favourite in Stack Exchange app for android, but now could not find how to get list of it to revisit them.
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Allow mobile users to review posts [duplicate]

I have recently discovered reviewing posts and am working towards the respective badges. However, the majority of the time (even now) I use the mobile app, rather than the desktop. Therefore I was ...
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Make the linked text of post notice clickable on Android app

The text "click here" should be clickable imo.
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Material Design in Stack Exchange App

I wonder, if Google's Material Design is applied on Stack Exchange app, it would be great. Isn't it?
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Line breaks in text incorrect in mobile app

The initial version of this answer contains code (formatted manually, not with the code format feature) that looks like this on my laptop (OS X running Chrome): On my Android (7.1.1) phone (Sony ...
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Convenient button to switch between main site and meta site on the Android app [duplicate]

Currently, to switch from a main site to its meta (and vice versa), one needs to search for the other site in the side bar. I think we can make the process more convenient of the switch button is ...
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Can I link to a specific question when flagging a duplicate on mobile?

Recently tried to flag a question as a duplicate from the mobile app (Android). I was presented with a list of questions to select as the duplicate, bit wasn't allowed to suggest another question. ...
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Accounts not merged

In my profile it shows two accounts for Magento. I have no problem with it on the website, but in the mobile app, due to these multiple accounts, I am unable to view my profile content. These ...
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Keyboard not hidden when starting a comment and then hitting the back button

Just noticed a bug on the Android app. I started a comment, then instead of hitting the downward chevron to cancel the comment, I pressed the back button in the top left corner. The screen navigated ...
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Opening a link form the phone open the SE app only if it is an SO link

When using the chat from my phone (Chrome) and someone post a link to a question, if the question is on SO, the link is opened in the SE app... If the link is to a question for example on SO Español, ...
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Unable to view my profile

It shows failed to load profile content. I can view other user's profile but it stuck when I try to view my own profile. App Version: 1.0.94 Device Manufacturer: LENOVO Device Model: Lenovo K33a42 ...
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Unable to edit tags in landscape mode

Trying to add tag on the question in landscape mode leads to clearing site section. I.e. impossible to edit post. Video for details: App Version: 1.0.94 Device Manufacturer: LGE Device Model: LG-...
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How can I remove/delete an answer on the mobile App? [duplicate]

I'm using the Android App of Stack Exchange. Today I wanted to comment on a question (on Ask Ubuntu), but instead I accidentally hit the Answer button. When I realized I wanted to delete my Answer, I ...
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Sharing an answer to Gmail (and other mail apps) gives blank subject

Using the in-app "Share" function, sharing a question to Gmail is OK provides the question's title as the subject. However, sharing an answer gives blank subject. App Version: 1.0.94 Device ...
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Why I am not able to upload screenshot image while asking question through SE Android App?

When I tried to upload my screenshot image, I got a error message saying "Sorry, we are not able to upload that image'. I tried image from device. What would be reason for this error message? Is it ...
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How to view edit history of a question is Stack Exchange Android App [duplicate]

I have been using Stack Exchange(desktop) for more than 4 years and I know all the options in the website. But now installed the Android App of our SE and viewed a question of Webmaster and I can able ...
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Answered question displays as unanswered in Android app [duplicate]

The UX question has two answers already, yet it's still unanswered.
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How to get unanswered questions by tag on Stack Overflow app [duplicate]

I'm trying to figure out how to just get unanswered questions by a tag in the Stack Overflow app. Is it possible right now? If not can anyone give an ETA on when this is coming out?

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