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Questions tagged [mobile-web]

For questions about the mobile versions of Stack Exchange sites. For questions about the mobile apps, use the [android-app] and the [ios-app] tags as needed.

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Mobile chat chops off the numbers [duplicate]

As seen in the image below, the numbers (which represent seconds left for a timeout to end) are chopped off. They start as a whole from the bottom left corner, but are chopped off on the way, first ...
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Who stole my review button? - Review icon hidden on mobile, help icon shown instead

These pictures say everything. Somebody stole the review button in the small design (mobile). And to prove that I see the buttons on large screens: Also, this was a recent change (last few days) ...
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Answer previews in mobile web SE pages [duplicate]

Unless I am blind, the mobile web editor does not offer a preview of an answer, unlike the desktop web and Android application which do. I would use the Android application (which I like) for the ...
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Revisit the decision not allowing to create tags from mobile

You can't create tags when using the mobile version of the site; when you attempt to do so, you're greeted with the following error message: New tags cannot be created from the mobile site. The tag ...
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Duplicate list on mobile site lacks formatting

When closing a question as a duplicate on the mobile version of the site, the lack of formatting of the list of similar questions is rather painful: (apologies for the image size and the lack of ...
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Unable to translate month name in the mobile web for reputation tab

I can't find the string to translate month name when viewing the profile reputation tab in mobile view: The issue was found more than two years ago: Отсутствие перевода названия месяца на ...
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Can't access favorite rooms from Meta Stack Exchange's chat

If I access chat from Meta Stack Exchange then tap on the "favorite" tab I just get a blank screen. This is not the case for Chemistry Stack Exchange or a couple of other daughter sites.
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Top bar of mobile chat is hardly readable for some site(s)

The top bar of the mobile chat pages has a background matching one of the colors in the site's design. For some sites, like Aviation, a light background color has been chosen which makes the white ...
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Safari - overlapping boxes on mobile flag page

On Safari when I went to my flag summary I noticed the Rude or Abusive and Pending boxes overlapped each other: This doesn't happen with other flags like Not an Answer of Low Quality as they don't ...
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Responses layout distorted when using “Full site” in mobile

Under Activity section of user profile, when I load the comments under responses, the layout seems out of place. This happens both in Chrome and Firefox for Android. I am using the latest version ...
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Body content formatting on mobile [duplicate]

I recently joined SO and related sites, and whilst raising a question I noticed that there was no obvious way for me to apply Markdown styling to body content via mobile. For instance, if I were to ...
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Add Review Queues to iOS app [duplicate]

In line with this question, Add review queues to Android app review queues should be added to the iOS app. Currently, they can only be accessed from a mobile web browser, where the editing and ...
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Display post asked/viewed/active info directly beneath the question on mobile

When I mention asked/viewed/active, I mean this little bit seen at the top of the sidebar: This information can be substantially relevant for people dropping in to moderate or curate a question. ...
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404 page content for deleted question is different between full and mobile sites

Checked on this deleted question, mobile view is on the left side: The minimum which could be done is to add an item point before “Google search ...” sentence for mobile view. In the general I ...
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Profile popup window overlay doesn't fully cover screen on moblie

When I open any pop-up window (badge tracker/viewer, WB hat selection, etc) on the profile page window on an iPad (using Safari) I get to look at this ugly setup: See a not marked-up image here. The ...
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Allow users to use responsive theme on all sites while logged in on a mobile browser

I (like many SE users) prefer the new responsive theme offered by SE as it has far more functionality and is simply more appropriate for my needs. However I must manually scroll to the bottom of each ...
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Can the web pages please respect “Request desktop site” option?

I am an intensive mobile user and sometimes I meed functionalities of the full page (desktop page). The "desktop site" of mobile Chrome and other browsers has long been ineffective. The only way is to ...
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Questions per page broken on mobile

Mobile is consistently only displaying one question per page (this is only happening for me on meta.SE): Modifying the number in the link to 15 (pagesize=15) just takes me to page 15 but still ...
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<pre> breaks spoiler on mobile site

Originally seen on this post. The following spoiler on mobile (Chrome 70.0.3538.80, Android 7.1.1) looks like this: (expected behavior: "text" is shown after click the spoiler, not before)
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The correct usage of tags Chat Support mobile-web 'bug-feature request discussion support' [duplicate]

I am new here. I was wanting to know if you can use tags whenever I am answering another person's questions? Tags have me a bit confused? Chat Support mobile-web 'bug-feature request discussion ...
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“Your answer couldn't be submitted because you're not editing a good question”

I was trying to edit this question to replace a wrong tag when I got this notice: Emphasis on dialog content: Your answer couldn't be submitted ... ... see: How do I ask a good question? ...
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Display of Stack Exchange on mobile got messed up

I was using Math Stack Exchange earlier today on my phone, when suddenly the browser lagged a bit, I tapped on the screen a couple times, and suddenly the layout of the site changed. It now looks like ...
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On iOS, the reply box can sometimes be covered entirely by the keyboard

The screenshots below are from Edge on iOS where it happens consistently, but this can also be triggered in Safari for iOS in certain circumstances, too. I've put in a bug report with WebKit. Here is ...
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The “award bounty” button is indistinguishable from the “bounty awarded” indicator in the mobile site [duplicate]

This post has examples from blender.SE but I think all sites use the same theme on mobile (through the browser, not the SE app). I've recently offered a bounty on a question. Then I visited the page ...
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Add top link on the bottom only on Mobile

I request a top ( ^ ) link to be available on the bottom (near paging links) only on Mobile site. It will be used when scroll down until last question in page. It'll be useful mainly when loading ...
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“comment shorter than 15” notification is blocked and makes the whole answer scrollable

See the pale yellow "box" below the "Add Comment" button. Y'all know it's the "comment must have at least 15 characters" notification, and it's just cut in half and no readable text is shown. Plus, ...
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In mobile view Questions tab, any selection will redirect to show:newest

In the mobile view on the Questions tab, if I select any option in the show it will redirect to newest option only. For an example, if I select featured oprion, it will redirect to newest only. ...
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Add setting to change default link colors

Can there be a setting for users to change the color of links that they have not followed, the ones they have followed, and the ones they hover over? When I am on the active questions tab of a site, ...
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In mobile view comment link selectable when not logged in, in desktop view there is helpful pop-up

I found a user interface inconsistency between mobile and desktop view. When not a member of a community and visiting (for one specific example) Law.SE, using Firefox Android 63.0b3 with "Request ...
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Comment upvote triangle always appears “upvoted”?

See the image, I haven't voted up this comment, but the triangle inclined me into thinking I've voted. Chrome 68.0.3440.91 from Google Play on OnePlus 6 running Android 8.1.
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New Contributor Indicator showing on the full site but not on the mobile version for the same post

The example post I have has since been deleted but here is the link for folks that can see it: https://ell.stackexchange.com/questions/177285/is-this-sentence-the-one-people-usually-use When I viewed ...
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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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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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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 ...