Questions tagged [mobile-web]

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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 ...
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Research Assistant - user list shows “No longer available” on mobile site

The list of users with the Research Assistant badge looks 'wrong' in the mobile view. Related question: "No longer available" on the list of users with "Research Assistant" badge ...
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Increase tapping area for question opening

Currently in mobile web to open a question you need to tap on the question's title only. Is it possible to use whole question rectangle (i.e. background) for this purpose? It could be much ...
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Switch to mobile view from search page leads to opening page with no search bar [duplicate]

If you open clean search page and switch to mobile view it leads to opening search page without search bar:
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Using mobile web view on desktop shows invalid vertical scroll

When creating new or opening existing post to edit using mobile view and being on desktop post body block contains vertical scrollbar with hidden top part: : Top of the scrollbar is hidden under "...
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Mobile web chat, show user activity

The full site chat on a desktop or on a phone in desktop mode will show user activity by fading their icon if they are in the room but not active. The mobile web chat allows you to see who's in the ...
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Can I see total votes on mobile website? [duplicate]

Verified this on desktop. But on mobile web it made me give an up vote, so there's no "click on number". Are we going to be able to view total votes on mobile using a browser?
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No advertisements on despite having less than 200 rep? (mobile theme)

The privilege for 200 reputation is See reduced ads. I'm fairly sure that I'm remembering correctly that there was no ads when I had lower than 200 rep, so what does that privilege mean? Note: I'm ...
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Code formatting is too unfriendly to mobile

On mobile there's no CtrlK shortcut or mouse navigation available, and when I write <pre><code> some code code code Manually escaped &amp; ,&lt; and &gt; # These are the only ...
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A black box appear above the posts page in Android

In mobile view of all sites, a black box is appearing at some parts when viewing list of questions page (but not for any other page like specific post, profile, ask, etc., nor is it happening for full ...
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Edit a post in mobile web immediately displays suggested tags

Post editor in mobile web immediately displays suggested tags which names contain a substring of the first already set tag: On MSE it only happens with questions tagged bug. On another sites ...
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Unable to cancel editing in mobile web [duplicate]

While editing a post in mobile web I'm not seeing the Cancel button: Full web has it:
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Don't duplicate efforts between apps and mobile site

There are a few reasons I can think of to have an Android or iOS app for Stack Exchange: it allows for notifications on your phone it gives users that expect an app and search in the App Store ...
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Add comment popover not visible on mobile [duplicate]

When clicking 'Add comment' a popover appears about reputation if it applies to you (e.g. not logged in or not enough rep). This popover is not visible on mobile unless you scroll right (see ...
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Locked questions are bumped to the front page on mobile web but not on desktop

As implied in When historical-locked questions are bumped, the site front page has fewer questions for logged-in users, the desktop version of the front page does not show locked questions even when ...
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Flag history page looks weird on mobile

Platform: Android 5.1, Google Chrome 58.0.3029.83 Random event. Has a chance to occur, but not 100%. Some texts are small while others are big. Are they fugu?
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Can't view my flag history on mobile if I have zero helpful flags due to entry failure

Previous title: The number above "helpful flags" cannot be clicked on mobile if it's zero, but I have pending flags I raised a flag and I wanted to check it immediately. Of course within seconds it ...
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Allow improving suggested edits on the mobile website [duplicate]

On the normal website, once you have submitted a suggested edit, you can just click [edit] again to improve it. This does not seem to be possible on the mobile version of the website. Especially given ...
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Search bar is missing in mobile theme

on-topic page of a help center of a site contains the following sentence: Please look around to see if your question has been asked before. look around in above sentence links to the /search page ...
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Edit button behaves inconsistently across platforms when edit queue is full

The 'edit' button has inconsistent behavior across devices when the suggested On a desktop, the 'edit' button will be grayed out. On the mobile site, the edit button will be missing entirely. On ...
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“More Stack Exchange Communities” link broken

On the mobile view, the top-left navigation menu has a header which is also a link titled "More Stack Exchange Communities": This link is broken; it goes to https://meta.stackexchange.com/sites ...
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Chat room Activity on iPad mobile web is 17266d ago… for most of my chat rooms

In fact, of these, only Charcoal shows a recent time stamp.
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Inconsistent rendering of mathjax in truncated post body blurbs

In search results, at least on the mobile site: From https://chemistry.stackexchange.com/search?q=user%3A7951+dimensionless. Mathjax rendering is done after the blurb is generated, and so happens ...
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Question page opens, then immediately returns to question list

The last two days, using Chrome on Android, I've been having sporadic problems navigating to questions from the question list. The question page opens and then the page immediately returns to the list....
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Why can't “your communities” be edited on mobile?

Using (the latest) Firefox on Android (6.0.1) there's no "edit" link to the right of "Your Communities" which is present on the full site. This may be by design, although it's not clear why having the ...
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Can't run Stack code Snippets on the mobile site

Is it a known issue that stack snippets don't have the "Run code snippet" button underneath on the mobile version of the site? Searching for this yielded nothing, both on MSE and MSO. I've posted a ...
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More precision of stat “member for x days” on touchscreen devices

I would like to see more precise stat like "member for y days" than current "member from x months" (or it could expand if clicked to show day counts) "Mouseover" doesn't work for touchscreen devices.
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Banned in desktop, “read-only” on mobile? [duplicate]

I have been banned from chat for a week. In that time period, I have found an interesting behaviour of mobile chat. It shows as I am suspended by a moderator and cannot talk in chat for a week on the ...
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New UI for Stack Overflow Mobile?

The new user interface has been rolled out on Stack Overflow, and a previous post asking about the other Stack Exchange sites on which the theme will be rolled out was also answered. So my question ...
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Not authenticated access to chat

When I join a chat room without authentication, it starts flashing with multiple page reloads, instead of redirecting to the authentication page.
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Put a vote-to-close button on top of dupe preview dialog on mobile

100% of the time when looking for dupes on the mobile site I open a new tab to find the dupe. By the time I'm ready to vote I already know which question I'll select: I've reviewed it and don't need ...
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Mobile allows triple-pinning

Once again, The Nineteenth byte has uncovered an strange and unusual obscure chat bug Normally, if you attempt to pin a message that has already been pinned by another user, you get the following: ...
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Links that are italics and bold not showing as links in Mobile Web

I saw a link to IMDB in this post on Movies.SE site. This link text has been italicized and emboldened by the user. It says Time Enough At Last. And now the link is hidden. It loses its blue coloring ...
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Saving an answer for offline viewing

I want to save a lengthy answer to a question, to read on the bus tomorrow morning - to remain productive, rather than stare at the road. I'm too poor to afford mobile internet; is there a way I can ...
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Pop-ups do not work with mobile web view

The "Recent inbox messages" and "Recent achievements" pop-ups do no work anymore with the mobile web view: The background is changed to gray when I click on the icon, but no pop-up appears. The pop-...
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Tapping Enter in image uploader cause the edit to be submitted

Tapping Enter when adding image via URL in mobile web leads to submitting a post instead of adding an image. Steps to reproduce: Switch to mobile web. Open already existing post for edit (for ...
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“Add from web” link in “add picture” does not always show on mobile site

Normally the add picture dialog looks like this: However, if you follow the following specific sequence of events: Click add picture in the post editor Add a picture from the web (paste a link in, ...
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Unsatisfying user experience of the new mobile UI on desktop computer [duplicate]

The problem: recently the UI for the Stack Exchange chat switched to mobile even in my browser on the notebook. While the UI might work fine for tablets and phones, it has some serious drawbacks on ...
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“bumped to the homepage” is missing in mobile theme

When a question is auto bumped to the homepage by Community, we get a notice in the full site: However when viewed in mobile, or just mobile theme, the notice isn't there: (used this ...
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Banner when voting for answers while not logged in is too wide in mobile web

Voting for answers not being logged into site in mobile web leads to apperance of screen-wide banner. E.g. ELL: Voting on question looks fine:
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No badges are visible after switching from mobile web to full site

Second page of the my profile page with opened Badges page looks in mobile web like showed in picture: If you make switch to full site (via link in the bottom of the page), then resulting page ...