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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Winter Bash link should refer to the full site when mobile web doesn’t have hats

The mobile web doesn’t have any hats, and when I was notified on the full site (MSE) about a new hat, clicking on it refers me to the mobile version of Stack Overflow due to my settings. But ...
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Tooltip for not a link could be obscured in mobile web

If you type not a link text into “link from the web” field of the image upload page in mobile web then you could see something white and weird in the center: After splitting the keyboard you ...
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User name autocomplete (with @) not working in mobile version [duplicate]

If I open any post on any Stack Exchange site in mobile version (Chrome 63 on Android) then click "add a comment" then type @ then type first letter of user name which already commented to this post ...
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Tag search doesn't work in mobile web [duplicate]

Search for tag doesn't work in mobile web. I.e. entering tag name and then Enter on on-screen keyboard does nothing:
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Next tag badge progress is not aligned properly in mobile web

The next tag badge in the user profile page (activity tab) is not aligned properly: I think it should be centered horizontally on the page.
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Tag search bar not working in mobile version of Stack Overflow

I want to filter questions based on some tag that I enter in the search bar in the Tag section of the mobile version of Stack Overflow. But when I write my tag name inside the search bar & hit ...
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Whatever in a list is too close to the following list item in mobile web

See the picture. Don't you think whatever before the next list item is too close? If you have a mobile, you can see it below (added various cases). You can always check the source of this post by ...
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Notices are confusing on mobile web

Which answer does this notice belong to? If you said the one that starts with “possible”, you are wrong. The post notice belongs to the answer above that (not shown in the screenshot). It is ...
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Bold italic text not given correct color on mobile [duplicate]

You see I can tap on the link and it behaves totally well. Yet its color shouldn't be black, though. MD source: [***Link***][1] blah text. [1]: /. Demo: Link blah text.
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Long display name with no spaces breaks design of comments

We have a user (on Skeptics.SE) with a long display name and no spaces (30 characters of Unicode). [I've chosen not to link to them; they are innocent here.] There have have been several complaints ...
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Mismatching rep number in top-left dropdown list on mobile?

As you can see, in the first picture below, there's an obvious discrepancy, no matter how I refresh the page or what site I'm on. However it's corrected after five minutes or so.
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Drafts on mobile SE sites not showing on desktop sites

When I write questions on the mobile SE sites (I have only thoroughly tested this on Ask Ubuntu) but leave them unpublished, the question is saved as a draft on the mobile site, but I can't access it ...
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Mobile site says “your answer couldn't..” when submitting a question edit that creates a new tag

Noticed this on Bicycles, but I presume it affects any Stack Exchange site Write question Edit question, write a new tag Submit edit When performing the above steps, I properly get an error message, ...
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Retracting vote on a zero-score comment misplaces the button

How to reproduce? Find a comment with zero score. Vote it up then retract. Tap "Yes" on the retraction comfirmation prompt. Now you can see the button is goes left. Google Chrome 61.0.3163.98 (...
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Vertical position of star in full vs mobile chat

My chat message (which actually is an image) has been stared by someone. In mobile chat it looks like this: But for full web chat, a star is shown at the bottom of the message: Is it ...
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Whitespace in preformatted blocks not shown on mobile [duplicate]

I posted this answer today, containing some preformatted text to function as headers for two side by side images. WITHOUT RULE WITH RULE I know this is not the intended use ...
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Oops page for several tabs in mobile profile page

If you being on settings page of you profile select any of circled items: And then make a switch to mobile web via link in the footer you will get "Oops page": I think there is need to show ...
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Mobile web for Edit Email Settings page is broken

I think this screenshot is enough to describe the problem: In case if it's not enough here is link to your profile page. Just switch to mobile view in the footer.
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Enter should not send messages in mobile chat

Whenever I press enter, Stack Exchange sends the message I'm writing. Not uncommonly, this message is unfinished - I was going for period or backspace, and hit enter by accident. Dealing with half a ...
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Use mobile theme by default when browsing from Kindle e-readers

It would be much easier to use SE if kindle is identified as a mobile device. User agent string for Kindle e-reader: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux armv7l like Android; en-us) AppleWebKit/531.2+ (...
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Weird activity timeout in mobile chat [duplicate]

I noticed weird message about recent activity in chat on mobile version of chat: Chat room has been created today only, so last activity about 47 years ago is completely wrong. Looks like a using ...
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Schrödinger's “Award bounty” button

Let's play a small game first: Illustration: Has the bounty been awarded? Here are two images cut from two screenshots. One of them has an active bounty, while the other has an awarded bounty. Make ...
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Migrating not possible for moderators on mobile browser

When migrating a question as a moderator using a desktop browser, I can select a target site from the suggestions by typing into the "belongs on another site" field (moderators can migrate to any site ...
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Preview on mobile page

I suggest a preview on the mobile page. For questions, answers and edits to both, like on the desktop page. I messed up formatting often enough to be annoyed that there is no preview on the mobile ...
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Names of votes for undeletion and reopen are not localized for mobile web

Looks like the same issue as described in Names of votes for undeletion and reopen are not localized and tagged status-completed happens for mobile web: For better localization implementation ...
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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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An option for flagging comments in mobile view [duplicate]

There is an option for flagging comments in the desktop version, whereby comments can be flagged as rude or abusive. This option is not valid in mobile view, only voting on comments is available. So, ...
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Strange bug, search results not showing [closed]

I'm on my mobile, and suddenly, I see no search results on MetaSE for my searches. I typed the word "meta" in search and got this: The url for that page is https://meta.stackexchange.com/search?q=...
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Absence of a Review option in mobile view [duplicate]

There is no Review option on mobile view of websites. Below is the screenshot of the page as I see from mobile view of Physics Stack Exchange. As you can see, there is no Review tab, while there is ...
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Is it “Greater-Than” or “Greater-or-Equal”?

In the mobile profile page, the rep target tracker shows Next privilege >%d Rep, which I believe should have been Next privilege >=%d Rep. Is it right or wrong? I think it's better replaced by this ...
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Parenthesis missing for close votes count in mobile view [duplicate]

The close count in the desktop view has the parenthesis but where as the mobile web view doesn't. In Desktop view In Mobile view
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Add mobile view to hot questions list in stackexchange.com

I have https://stackexchange.com/questions bookmarked on my phone but unlike the rest of SE it isn’t responsive. Conscious choice or just overlooked?
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“Read this post in our app” notification always appears, even after dismissing it

On any question I browse while on mobile, I see the "read this post in our app" banner. It appears again even after I dismiss it and reload. Why can't we just disable this message for ever?
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Weird address parameter when switching between full and mobile versions

Whenever I switch between full and mobile versions of the site (via links in the footer) I see weird unique parameter in browser's address line: What's this?
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Can you list only the questions in tag search in the iOS app?

Using the Stack Exchange iOS app 1.6.6.2 05/26/2017. I want to list only the questions (no answers) as the result of a tag search. By default both questions (Q:) and answers (A:) are returned. For ...
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Footer extending in the stackexchange.com in mobile web view

The newly introduced footer is extending in the https://stackexchange.com site in mobile web view. Screenshot for reference:
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Image on mobile website always occupying full line

animuson suggests that an image can be inserted into texts with proper formatting, and what he said is right when you're on a computer or using SE Android app. That isn't essentially right when you ...
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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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Number of views not available from an Android phone

When visiting any Stack Exchange site's mobile version from an Android device, the view counter is not displayed. However, it is there on the full site view.
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New “Email Settings” tab is displayed on other user's profile in mobile

Steps to reproduce Log in. Visit other user's profile on mobile web. Expected behavior I do not see "Email Settings" on the profile, as it does on desktop. Current behavior I see them, clicking ...
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Italic text remain black on greyed-out (very low score) answers

When browsing targetlessly on MSE, I came across this answer It received a bunch of downvotes so it's greyed out (indicating a bad answer). It was delighting to find that there are black texts among ...
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Typing “i” in search box opens inbox on mobile [duplicate]

I find myself unable to type the letter i in the search box here or meta.SE in the mobile view, because as soon as I do, the "supercollider" inbox opens. I have keyboard shortcuts enabled in ...
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Upvote Downvote message bug

This screenshot on my mobile shows the upvote and downvote as very big text, even though I didn't add such settings to my phone. I did a bit of checking and found out that this happens when I do ...
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Some per-site metas have the incorrect blue “main site” theme instead of the correct black on mobile

Summary: Unlike the desktop site, all mobile main sites (except SO and its language variants and A51) have the same blue theme and all mobile meta sites (except bugged ones) have the same black theme. ...
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Community specific site icons are not displaying in top of the sites in mobile web view

In the mobile web view, the community specific icons are not displaying in the top, before the site names except the Stack Overflow. The Stack Overflow icon is displaying on it's site and for the ...
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'How to ask questions' guidelines are not visible on android mobile page

The desktop page version of Stack Exchange sites has very clear 'how to ask' guidelines on the right of screen but the same are not seen when a user is ready to type in their question on the android ...
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HNQ link refreshes page

For a few days now, I've been having a weird problem. I previously thought it my be just my device, as I'm not having similar problems on my desktop machine, but @PhiNotPi managed to reproduce. ...
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Feature request: Provide search room option in chat mobile version [duplicate]

The mobile version of chat does not have a search option: And all contains 1406 pages. Please provide a search option in the top bar (like the filter rooms search bar on full site).
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Missing space in the user activity report… again

This is more or less the same bug detailed in Missing space in the user activity report, only this time it applies to the mobile site. In my profile under the activity report there is a small ...