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Questions tagged [scrolling]

For questions about moving the page, content or text either horizontally or vertically to bring content into view that is not yet visible.

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Vertical scroll bar overlaps top static bar

In attached image, Vertical scrollbar just overlaps when code snippets is too big and am scrolling up on code snippet area that time vertical scroll will overlap to top static bar.
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Stack Exchange on a small resolution screen

When I'm behind a 1024x768 screen the width of content on this site is decreased making several answers and questions inconvenient to read. How can I have the site loaded with full widths and heights ...
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Review queues left menu bug

I want to report a bug in the layout in the review queues. As you can see there is a scroll bar on the bottom, so it's not responsive. That's not the problem. When I scroll to the right, the left ...
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Vertical scrollbar overlaps profile page

I have noticed, on my new laptop, that the vertical scroll bar is overlapping information on the user page (MSO, SO, and MSE tested so far) like this: This is, though not critical, an annoying, ...
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Incorrect scroll bar placement on some sites

On some sites (for example, https://stackoverflow.com/), the main vertical scroll bar extends to the top of the page, even though the top bar doesn't scroll: I'm no expert, but I'm pretty sure ...
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Should Stack Exchange have the same alignment with and without a scroll bar?

If a page is shorter than one screen (except for the footer, which makes it exactly one screen long), then the scroll bar disappears (I'm using Chrome on Windows 7). But that shifts the whole page a ...
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Cannot scroll code block sideways while typing a comment

The title explains itself. When I'm typing a comment and trying to scroll through the question, I can scroll up and down, but not left and right to see the remaining parts of a code block. This doesn'...
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Can we have a “read more” thing?

Some questions get too many long answers, and it makes scrolling to the bottom of the page very difficult. For example, consider this question on ELU Meta, which is an effort to preserve all relevant ...
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Allow horizontal scrolling of long math expressions

Stack Exchange formats math, but often the formatted math is wider than the screen. It would be nice if formatted math were scrollable the same way that formatted code wider than the screen is ...
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Sidebar glitches on Markdown page [duplicate]

On a page like this, after scrolling for a little while, the sidebar will suddenly fling to the bottom of the screen and remain fixed:
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Navigation to next/prev post via buttons is broken

Navigation using up/down arrows in the top right corner of the iOS app is broken (only for portrait mode). Tested on this post: How should a bot earn enough reputation to perform the actions ...
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Posts can be scrolled side to side in Android app

On the Android app, you can scroll side to side in some posts (e.g. this answer on Puzzle.SE), which hides the first letter or two of each line. Example: App Version: 1.0.85 Device Manufacturer: ...
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Remove the annoying comment auto-anchor links [duplicate]

I am noticing this behaviour since today only. When I post a new comment, the browser window is scrolled down to the comment I just added. Previously, this scroll-down behaviour was reset once the ...
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Code goes beyond the box, allowing you to scroll the whole post

You're able to scroll the whole post! This shouldn't happen. I believe the correct behavior is to not scroll the post, but scroll the gray code box that pops up when you click on it. Android 5.1.1 on ...
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Questions with long titles and no spaces in it show the scroll bars when displayed on the realtime questions page

When there is a long title, you have to scroll to see it: I realise there isn't much of a solution, but it really breaks up the view of the page - so could overflow be hidden on these posts?
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The Discourse layout for side-by-side Markdown preview

The UX issue of the Markdown preview being under the edit box has been discussed several times: Putting the edit box and the markdown box side by side Synced vertical scrollbar in the markdown ...
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Disable scroll wheel on the Google Maps on Careers

It is very annoying when I'm trying to scroll down the page and then at one point I'm just zooming out on the map and in order to continue scrolling I have to move away with the mouse (and if I ...
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Some posts are vertically scrollable on Android app [duplicate]

Recently there was a post that explains how views in Stack Exchange app are determined to be scrollable or not. Also, it fixed the issue on scrolling code-block horizontally on current design, which ...
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Scrolling has stopped working in chat [duplicate]

The scrolling in chat in Chrome latest (v36) doesn't work, but works for other people using the same version of Chrome. It simply: never scrolls. Fix it fix it fix it fix it fix it fix it!
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On some posts scrolling all the way down in the answers tab causes iOS app to crash

On this post if you scroll all the way down in the answers tab, the app crashes. This leads me to believe it happens on other posts will an excessive amount of answers.
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Swiping from question to answer is broken by long lines [closed]

When viewing this question1 with the Android app (on a Nexus 4 and a Lenovo tablet), I can't switch from the question to the answers by swiping from right to left. It works on all of the screen except ...
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“How to edit” scroll bar doesn't reach the top [duplicate]

The vertical scrolling "How to edit" section doesn't scrolls up the top when editing a post here on meta-stackexchange. Take for example They should reach the top so that we can refer it if ...
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Keep voting buttons on screen through scroll in app

How cool would it be to keep the voting buttons and score affixed to the screen while you scroll through a long answer? This is a fairly common mobile paradigm. Think of section headers when ...
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Cannot see second row of the tags dropdown (Chrome)

System: Win 7 SP1, Chrome 34.0.1847.116 m I've seen this problem on a few sites. In my experience, it's a minority of them, but I've run into it on two three separate sites today: English.SE, ...
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Scrollbar missing in iOS app

When scrolling a question or its answers in the iOS app, the scroll bar doesn't appear. iOS 7.1 SE App 0.1.60 Reasoning As requested by Ben, some persuasion for having scroll bars: They've been ...
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Scrollbar is flickering

When you go to a chat room and you scroll all the way to the bottom, the scrollbar keeps appearing, disappearing, appearing, and repeat. Every time the scollbar appears, the site scrolls up about 1 ...
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Favorite sites show in drawer are limited to first 7 from the list

When I add several sites to the android app, I cannot scroll through all the sites I have pinned. This happens on both my Moto X and 2013 N7. It displays all the sites in my list when I tap "Edit", ...
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Scrolling bug in Android app

In the Android app the text of the answers become garbled if I scroll the screen when viewing a question. It is as if new text is being overwritten over the still existing old text. Other text, such ...
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Add a way to scroll code [duplicate]

It's currently impossible to read long lines of code in the Android app, as swiping will move from question to answer
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Tag description box prevents me from reading titles when scrolling with arrow keys

As I recently started to use my laptop more often than my PC, I noted a small annoyance when scrolling down using the keys ↓ & ↑, it was just matter of time and bad luck until my cursor landed on ...
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Mac's scrollbar too big to read one-liners [duplicate]

When reading code that is a one liner and is wide enough to scroll, the Mac's scrollbars that appear is too big makes it hard to read the code, that is behind it. For example: It's not impossible ...
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Code edit preview jumping around

When editing posts that at first contain nothing but a huge code block, the scrollbar next to the code block always jumps to the beginning when I make edits to the code. This can get extremely ...
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Scroll issues with review bar when editing short posts

When editing a short post in SO's review, it doesn't seem to be possible to scroll down to the footer of the page, it just keeps bouncing up. Tested in FF and Chrome. Curiously, with Chrome, when ...
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Can't scroll down in some area

I'm using Window 7 Professional service pack 1, 64bit I can't scroll down window when a mouse has hovering in the red area. (Happening at some time) Happened in a questions page too. Same to ...
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“show n more comments” grabs focus, kills cursor keys

Clicking on "[add /] show n more comments" grabs the focus, placing it in the newly revealed add comment field. This prevents cursor keys from scrolling, which is driving me up the wall. Probably only ...
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What's up with the infinite scroll boxes? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Code block scrolls to where there is no content Center mouse click this scroll box and you can scroll infinitely. I'm doing this on chrome. Some looooooooong ...
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Stackoverflow Scrolling Problem (Video Inside) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Broken 10k tools flag page? There has been an issue for sometime with scrolling. I believe this is due to the fact that the page wants the "Who's Chatting Now" boxes to always ...
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Scrolling the result table in data-explorer horizontally does not scroll the header, too

I just had a look at this query What posts have I edited that were not mine?. Its result is a quite wide table (more than twice the screen width with my browser), so horizontally scrolling is ...
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Chat's having a seizure while scrolling

A video is worth a thousand words: http://dl.dropbox.com/u/1722364/out.ogv [20mb .ogv file] This occurs on Firefox 5, usually after a few messages were posted in my absence. I'm using autoscroll here,...
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While entering question on iPad, window keeps scrolling the text area out of view

Hello all- I was trying to ask a question on SO using my iPad and as I was typing, the window kept repeatedly scrolling all the way back up to the top of the screen and jerking around, preventing me ...
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How to scroll to the bottom of this list?

I've gone to this page: http://chat.stackexchange.com/?tab=site&sort=active ...and I clicked the 'more sites' link. However, there's no scrollbar in the list so it's impossible to see all of the ...
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Is it possible to change the scrolling in the site to scroll one question each scroll step?

Is there a technology that the site might implement such that when scrolling down with the mouse scroll button one bar of question will be scrolled (and not a question and a half as it is now)? That ...
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PgDn not working in IE7 after clicking on a question due to some focus issue

I usually squizz through SO by opening the frontpage, then right-clicking on the questions I find interesting or want to help answering and open them in a new tab. When I open SO in IE7 and do as ...