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For questions about the usability of Stack Exchange sites and features on iOS devices.

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Why I’m randomly getting this alert on my iPad while browsing stackexchange?

Since last week, I’m getting this security alert while browsing stackexchange websites on my iPad (and only on this device). More specifically it happens when I click a link from inside a page and ...
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Login required moving to Super User on iPad

When moving around the sites on Stack Exchange using Safari on my iPad (not the Stack Exchange App), I am fine when moving to any site other than SuperUser. When logged in, I can switch sites and ...
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Top bar dialog alignment issues when viewing full site on iOS

Probably related to this and this: when viewing the full site in Safari on iOS, the dropdowns in the top bar have their layouts messed up. For example, in the achievements dialog the rows are too ...
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Page scale changed while entering tag name on iPad

Entering a tag name can change the page scale on iPad. For instance, normal scale yet: Scale is changed after adding “w” letter: This’s happening due to changing the page (search results) ...
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Technology section of stackexchange.com footer has broken formatting on iPad

It looks like, due to incorrect width calculation, the last column has moved to a new line: I’m still using iPad, but there is no mobile version of stackexchange.com. Meta.stackexchange.com ...
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Grey area for image upload popup is less than it should be

When upload an image popup is showed the dark grey background area behind the popup doesn’t propagated to the entire page. Right side is reduced: This issue is probably related to another one: ...
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Header and footer width is not enough in iOS

In iOS header and footer width slightly doesn’t reach the right edge of the page: Tested in Chrome/Firefox/Safari on iOS 11
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Screen goes white when posting a comment

Since iOS 11.2 all the way through 12.0 and 12.1 beta 1, if you post or discard a comment on any post on any SE community, the screen will turn white. This has been ongoing continuously for close to a ...
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Review queue page doesn't fit into screen horizontally

I'm using mobile Chrome (Firefox and Safari also affected) on iOS 11 on iPad Pro 10.5". Any page for empty review queue, e.g. Close Votes queue doesn't fit into screen horizontally: Page that ...
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Full site chat on iOS 11 and iPad Pro 10.5 breaks at the bottom of the page [closed]

Using the native Safari browser with no content blockers or user scripts, the bottom of the screen tap targets are generally messed up in landscape mode on the iPad Pro 10.5 running iOS 11. Help, FAQ,...
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Some links are not tappable on iOS devices

I'm using SE full web sites on iPad and now noticed that some items are not tappable in the featured/hot block on the right side of most pages: This image was taken on Stack Overflow, but same ...
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Notifications on iOS for new questions in selected tags

Is there a way to get notified on an iOS device for new questions in selected tags ? There are some tags where a new question comes in every couple of hours. For them, I would like to be notified as ...
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Text overlapping in comment in iOS

Text in the comment formated as code overlaps with text (@ symbol) in previous line: Reproduced on iOS only: Chrome (57.0.2987.137), Safari. Device: iPad Air 2 (Wi-Fi) OS Version: Version 10.3.1 ...
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Chat input is not visible while using some third-party keyboards on iOS [duplicate]

The first screenshot is using the default keyboard. You can see the input fixed to the top of the keyboard. I'm using Gboard in the second screenshot. No matter how far I scroll, I can't see my input....
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Adding reputation view and inbox view on filtered-by-tag screen:

I wanted to suggest an improvment to the UX of the mobile app. Note: I'm running on a mobile (iPhone 5) iOS (10.1.1), so I'm tagging this with the ios tag. If this is an issue with different ...
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Pinch to zoom bug?

Has 'pinch to zoom' recently been disabled on Stack Exchange? Or am I just having a senior moment (iOS 9.3.3 - both mobile and app)? I'm pretty sure it worked before - otherwise my fingers would be ...
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New mobile chat interfaces only partially scrolls on iPad [duplicate]

When I load chat on my iPad, it loads in the middle of the chat page. From there, I can scroll a little way in either direction, but I can't scroll all the way to the bottom or all the way to the top ...
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New mobile chat doesn't follow the keyboard height

The Japanese keyboard on iOS dynamically changes it's height to show suggestions and hides the input box of new mobile chat. Additionally, third-party keyboards make the input box completely ...
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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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Small space when opening achievements and inbox

If you open the achievements dialog or the inbox messages there is a small gap at the right side of the screen. You can see it between the gray border and the end of the browser window. This is ...
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“Request Desktop Site” button on iOS9 does not work on chat

One of iOS9's best little new features is that if I long-press the "refresh" button in Mobile Safari, I am offered the option to switch to the desktop version of the site I am viewing. This works ...
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Web only app for iOS devices <iOS7

Now that the mobile theme for Stack Exchange sites was refreshed, can we have an app that simply displays this site in a headless webview? (I mean no navbar and hide the tab, bookmarks, and backward ...
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Error in rendering StackExchange help page on IOS

It appears there is an error rendering the 'Privileges' help page on StackOverflow sites (also on superuser.com) on Apple IOS (see screenshot below). As you can see, several lines render differently. ...
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Is it possible to successfully mine Unicoins on iOS? [closed]

I tried to do some Unicoin mining on the desktop site on my iPad, but had no success. As I tap as fast as I can (need to tap slower than a double-tap), the rocks all turn to green goo and fade away. ...
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Can't close flagging dialog and answer textarea overlaps it on iOS Safari [duplicate]

I tried to flag a question on Stack Overflow and when the dialog prompted I wasn't able to close it nor scroll through the flagging options. Update: Went to another question to try again and it let ...
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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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Login page looks weird on Safari on iOS 7 [duplicate]

The bottom part is not clickable. What's up with that?
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Does SO/SE have an iOS app? [duplicate]

I was looking for Stack Overflow on the App Store. Is there a reason for SO/SE not to be there? Accessing the amazing repository here through iPad would be wonderful.
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Can I Copy Code Directly From This Site? [duplicate]

I'm working on an iOS Game and I found a piece of code on this site that I really want to use, and don't want to waste time studying and writing my own similar one that follows the same basic idea. Am ...
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Stack Overflow lost its padding on the sides [closed]

I noticed now that Stack Overflow has its padding set to 0, unlike before. Note the padding on left side of the page; it looks shifted to the left and everything is touching the left-hand side of the ...
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Comments overflowing into sidebar in iOS 7

Not too much else I can say, here's a screenshot, and a link to where this happens: Here is the page where this happens. This problem persisted past the beta, so it's time to fix it!
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Unable to dismiss the reviews badge progress dialog On iOS safari

When reviewing posts in the reviews section, there is no way to dismiss the "badge progress" popup on an iOS device. This can be a pain as the popup appears over the top of the review action buttons (...
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What is a good discussion forum for iOS developers

I assume that the below question "in quotes" would be inappropriate for stack overflow, as it is asking for well informed opinions, not specific answers. Am I right? Is there a good forum for this ...
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New Review options are not usable on iOS

This is certainly an issue for the Suggested Edits, Close and First Post reviews. The others I'm not sure about because the queue is currently empty for these. The problem is that even when I action ...
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Windows 8 or iOS App for Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Do Stack Overflow and other Stack Exchange sites have an app I can use? Is there a Windows 8 or iOS app for Stack Overflow? I've been looking for an application for ...
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Top-right down arrow doesn't work in mobile, on questions

This seems to be a new problem introduced in the past week or two, and is not isolated to StackOverflow but I also experience it on dba.stackexchange. In the mobile version of the site, on an iPhone (...
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Let iOS scroll source code properly

Currently on iOS devices source code snippets have a very poor scrolling behavior. Adding -webkit-overflow-scrolling: touch; to the corresponding container should fix that problem and add "momentum ...
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Evolving Subject Q&As are outdated

Note: This was originally posted about apple.stackexchange, but applies more broadly to any technology or evolving topic. It appears that because Apple changes a lot in each release of Xcode/iOS/...
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The new Chrome browser app on iOS can't login to chat

The new Chrome browser app on iOS can't login to chat. Am I the only one seeing this? All the globalauth checks pass.
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