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Questions tagged [mobile-web]

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How to use MathJax on the mobile web chat?

How do I make MathJax work on the mobile web chat without using Tampermonkey?
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Is it possible to view Hot Network Questions on mobile?

Over the last few weeks, I've been using the Stack Exchange website on my phone when I'm on the train to work, and I've noticed that it doesn't seem like there's any obvious way to view the Hot ...
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Inconsistent coloring of moderator inbox (desktop vs. mobile)

This is the well-known blue diamond indicating that there's something in the ♦ moderator inbox: However, when I look at the top bar in Safari on iOS (11.4), it's green: (This might be solved ...
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Too much horizontal space on mobile

On a mobile device, the responsive design mostly fits a single page, but the "Post as guest" pushes out and increases the horizontal space for the whole page. In the image above, the red line is ...
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Comment box only half a line tall on mobile [duplicate]

When viewing on mobile, the comment line is only half a line tall, making it really hard to read what I'm typing and fix whatever autocorrect is butchering. Can we make it taller? It was tested in ...
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Use comments to ask for clarification or add more information, then what?

Is it intended to hide the extended instructive text? It isn't visible at all now because when you enter something, it disappears.
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“Recently awarded to: No longer available” in mobile theme

I’m seeing something weird on this page using iOS Safari: Here’s another link showing the same behavior. There should be rep/badge counts, like the other badge pages I checked show: In addition, ...
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Click to … expand spoiler?

Link to answer I saw a spoiler today and noticed that "Click to show spoiler" has in fact turned into "Click to view full content of spoiler", with all formatting and MathJax lost. This would be ...
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@Replying to non-alphanumeric usernames

The background to my question about comment replies has several parts, but I essentially have a single question. When using StackExchange on my mobile, it does not provide me with autocomplete when I ...
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Show my communities in hamburger menu when browsing a unjoined community [duplicate]

In the desktop view, when we browse a site which we are not a member of, we are shown a list of sites and the reputation and badges shown on it when we click on the hamburger. This doesn't happen ...
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Can't load user profile from Internet chatroom on mobile

When I touch usernames in chat on mobile web it brings up the SE app and then leaves me with a blank white page. When touching other links the app opens and then loads the appropriate page. When ...
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Cookie policy notice is not available on mobile web

Full version of any SE site contains a cookie notice on the bottom of the page: But mobile web doesn’t have it anywhere on the screen. P.S. switching to mobile web is only possible from meta ...
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Itty bitty radio buttons

It seems the radio buttons on mobile safari for VTC options after selecting “off topic” are tiny! Tested on IPS and SO and see the same behavior. See images below. EDIT: I'm running iOS 11.1.1
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Target sites hidden behind the dialog box in the moderator migration dialog on Chrome/Android

In the moderator version of the “Closing>Off-Topic>Migration” dialog, we can enter an arbitrary target site, selected with a combo list box. On Chrome 66.0.3359.158 on Android 7.1.2, the list is ...
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Contents of spam questions not hidden in mobile view [duplicate]

The contents of deleted spam/rude/abusive questions (like this one on Stack Overflow – visible only for >= 10K users) is hidden behind an extra link: However, in the mobile web view, the original ...
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Mobile web missing ads

Wow, margin! (between the comment section and the answer section) The screenshot is taken from Ask Ubuntu and it's actually the same on all sites where I don't have 200 reputation. Is advertisement ...
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No ChatJax in Android Chrome Browser?

There has been a similar previous question, but it did not catch a lot of attention. I am a pretty active member of the Physics.se and frequently take part in chats with the people down there. And ...
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“You have already voted to delete this post” not shown in mobile view

In the desktop view, whenever you try to vote to delete a post on which you've already cast a delete vote, you get an error message: You have already voted to delete this post The mobile view ...
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Mobile view and desktop view showing different messages when chat banned

When viewing any room now on MSE chat on mobile device (or desktop with mobile theme), I see the following message: Or in text: This room is read-only While this is technically true (it is ...
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The drop-down menu on mobile chat shows incorrect time [duplicate]

As far as I know this happens randomly. On reloading the page it shows the correct time for the last message sent. I don't think that Stack Exchange existed 17656 days (48.3 years) ago :P
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Chat text entry box invisible in Android Chrome Beta (67) [duplicate]

The only issue I can see is the text entry box: there's just a blank space where the it should be. It's actually still there, though, just invisible. If I tap it, the keyboard comes up and I can type, ...
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Right margin, that's not right

There's some margin to the right of the menu which wasn't there before some time today. I believe is not right. Something must have gone wrong. Current Previous Chrome 66 from Play Store
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Facilitate flagging and use of moderator tools from mobile devices

Currently, neither can comments be flagged from the mobile version of SE web pages, nor do moderators receive any notification of flags (most moderator tools are unavailable). The work-around is to ...
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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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iOS 8: New RWD/stylesheets piles buttons on left edge

The new Web UX has major topbar issues on Safari/iPad iOS 8. Everything on the top bar is in the wrong place. "StackExchange" has gone on holiday. Clicking "questions" (to the left of "tags") on the ...
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Can't see newest questions directly

Whenever I load a site I have to click (tap?) on the question button before I can see featured and newest questions. It is just mildly irritating. Here's a GIF image: Is this intentional or a bug?
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Show replies in the transcript on mobile

I primarily use the mobile site for chatting. If someone pings me while I'm away, I'll get a notification about it later. This is really convenient, save for one problem: I have absolutely no way of ...
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Bounty markers near the answer should be lighter in colour for mobile site view

Whenever I see my bounties from a mobile site, I feel as if it's already awarded by me. This is how it looks from my chrome browser in Android: The blue colour of "+100" is too dark. On the PC site ...
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Questions with tags containing accent marks break those on editing [duplicate]

Few days ago I was editing a question in Spanish.SE using the mobile site. It has three tags: traducción, solicitud-de-término and psicología and, as you can see, all of them contain accent marks. ...
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Newest Posts - Nothing here

Not sure what happened here, but the newest posts for some users just won't show at all, for example 1 2 Google Chrome 64 from Play store.
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Show last action in Top Questions on mobile site

Questions on the Top Questions list show the last action performed on them, as in the image: I don't need to tell you why this feature is useful; you already know from experience. I find it ...
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Stop advertising the SE app on the mobile site

If I visit any SE site on my phone, I get the following banner on questions encouraging me to download the app: It is possible to dismiss this banner, but you have to do this for every single site ...
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Farewell, bullets in unordered list

Google Chrome 64.0.3282.137 (Google Play), Android 7.1.1
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Removed spam or R/A sometimes has its title visible in mobile Page Not Found page

This only shows up sometimes, however.
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Spam and rude/abusive questions aren't hidden behind revision history link on mobile web

I just reached 10k on SO yesterday. Today, when I was going to inspect a spam question, I saw this: I expected that it should be hidden, presenting me with a link to the revision history, but it wasn'...
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Reputation in users list doesn’t reflect current filter for mobile web

Despite on filter mode for reputation only the total user reputation is shown in mobile web: Full web reflects current filter:
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Doubling a selection in mobile web

If you make a selection of the header element in the post body in mobile web you can see that the text is doubled: Looks like a font white shadow. Shadow for unselected header is not visible. ...
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Randomly directed to the bottom of the page instead of the correct post/comment

The issue only started occurring recently. Usually, when clicking on a link to a specific answer/comment, the new page automatically scrolls to a position where the answer/comment is shown at the top ...
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Bug in mobile view [duplicate]

I've spotted a bug in the mobile view of the network. It's near the notification box and the achievement tracker (top right corner): Those who are used to the mobile view, would be knowing that ...
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Inbox notification and reputation score is misaligned in mobile web view

The inbox notification indicator and reputation score indicator are misaligned in the mobile web view.
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When exclude the status flags in the search, the red color isn't applied for the status flags in mobile web

In the mobile web search, when searching with any status tag related query, in the result the status-* tag has the red color. user:312043 [status-*] But when exclude the status tag, in the result ...
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Italic not shown in off-topic reasons on closed/on-hold banner on mobile

I saw a question on Electrical Engineering closed on my laptop: Later I switched to my Android phone and checked the same question on the browser: Hmmm, the italic on words use and design is ...
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Server error after switching from mobile to full site

Being on mobile web and trying to post an answer with empty body properly shows me an error: This looks fine and friendly, until you switch to the full site from the bottom link on this page. ...
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Red tags in headings is hurting my eyes

When browsing through Meta, I ran across this post by Shog: ## [meta-tag:status-completed] I thought I was drunk, but immediately denied that guess. So I went on and made a test: It's ...
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How can I see the revision of mobile web?

For example, when writing this question, the revision of the desktop web is 2018.1.24.28549, as shown in the image below. You can easily find this information by looking at the bottom right corner of ...
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Why does one site use different font sizes in the mobile site?

I keep tabs for several sites open on my phone (Android 7.1.1) in Chrome (v 63.0.3239.111). On all of them except one, the font size used for question titles on the main page looks consistent. Then ...
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Missing “Badges” on the new hamburger menu [closed]

See the image (borrowed from Mithrandir's post): And what the previous top bar is: Where's the entry to "Badges"?
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The new menu on mobile versions of SE sites is open all the time in older browsers

Problem The new mobile menu on all SE sites is open all the time in older web browsers (even directly when you navigate to the page). Below is a screenshot of how Stack Overflow looks on Safari 6.0 ...
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“Home” is not translated on localized sites [duplicate]

This reads "Home" on esSO, ptSO, ruSO and rus. Strangely enough, the text on jaSO is in Japanese and it's the only site with translation.
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No differentiation between main and meta sites on mobile web anymore

Previously, on mobile web, main sites had a blue bar and meta sites were dark. Now, though, they're both the same color: