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TBR
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4/30/2015 9:16:52 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
All mobile users suffering with "changes",

I have placed a non-invasive page at this link
http://54.186.67.66/ddo.html

There are more sophisticated ways around this issue, but I believe this one to not break the TSO of the site, and fit the bill.

Try it out on different devices, and let me know if you have issues.

TBR
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4/30/2015 9:33:55 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 4/30/2015 9:16:52 AM, TBR wrote:
All mobile users suffering with "changes",

I have placed a non-invasive page at this link
http://54.186.67.66/ddo.html

There are more sophisticated ways around this issue, but I believe this one to not break the TSO of the site, and fit the bill.

Try it out on different devices, and let me know if you have issues.


TBR

Extremely impressive. There's just one problem:
It doesn't work right.
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4/30/2015 9:34:14 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
If you have a height problem, try the second link
http://54.186.67.66/ddo.html
http://54.186.67.66/ddo2.html
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4/30/2015 9:34:47 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
Extremely impressive. There's just one problem:
It doesn't work right.

That is not helpful. What is not working.
TBR
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4/30/2015 9:53:29 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
http://54.186.67.66/ddo.html

I have three options out there right now. Anyone willing to try and report device back would help.

http://54.186.67.66/ddo.html
http://54.186.67.66/ddo2.html
http://54.186.67.66/ddo3.html

Report back
1) Device.
*) Ipad/ipone/surface pro etc.
*) browser (if you know it)
2) Experience.
*) If it didn't work, use some words to explain what that means.
*) If it works, but is chopping off, or styled funny, explain or screen shot.
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4/30/2015 10:03:32 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 4/30/2015 9:53:29 AM, TBR wrote:
http://54.186.67.66/ddo.html

I have three options out there right now. Anyone willing to try and report device back would help.

http://54.186.67.66/ddo.html
http://54.186.67.66/ddo2.html
http://54.186.67.66/ddo3.html

Report back
1) Device.
*) Ipad/ipone/surface pro etc.
*) browser (if you know it)
2) Experience.
*) If it didn't work, use some words to explain what that means.
*) If it works, but is chopping off, or styled funny, explain or screen shot.

None worked.

1) nexus 4
Chrome browser
2) the width was about right, but the page was mostly blank. It just had the header and them some words "debate.org is a free online community..." After that it's just a bunch of white space.
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4/30/2015 10:27:56 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
1) nexus 4
Chrome browser
2) the width was about right, but the page was mostly blank. It just had the header and them some words "debate.org is a free online community..." After that it's just a bunch of white space.

Let me dig up a actual Android device - I was testing on emulators for android. Hold tight.
TBR
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4/30/2015 10:33:07 AM
Posted: 1 year ago

http://54.186.67.66/ddo.html
http://54.186.67.66/ddo2.html
http://54.186.67.66/ddo3.html

I just did ddo2.html on an android 2.3.4 and it looked great. Do you know how to get your version number?
Varrack
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4/30/2015 10:34:49 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 4/30/2015 10:33:07 AM, TBR wrote:

http://54.186.67.66/ddo.html
http://54.186.67.66/ddo2.html
http://54.186.67.66/ddo3.html

I just did ddo2.html on an android 2.3.4 and it looked great. Do you know how to get your version number?

I don't believe so
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4/30/2015 10:36:34 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 4/30/2015 10:35:46 AM, TBR wrote:
http://54.186.67.66/ddo2.html

Try that one again please.

Oh wait it did work! Sweet. The right is slightly cut off though.
TBR
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4/30/2015 10:37:31 AM
Posted: 1 year ago

Oh wait it did work! Sweet. The right is slightly cut off though.

"The right is slightly cut off though." Is it scrollable? How much is cut off? Like can you see your profile pic?
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4/30/2015 10:38:42 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 4/30/2015 10:37:31 AM, TBR wrote:

Oh wait it did work! Sweet. The right is slightly cut off though.

"The right is slightly cut off though." Is it scrollable? How much is cut off? Like can you see your profile pic?

It only cuts off on certain pages, like the homepage. Yeah I can see it.
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4/30/2015 10:40:53 AM
Posted: 1 year ago

It only cuts off on certain pages, like the homepage. Yeah I can see it.

And you are using ddo2 right?
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4/30/2015 10:42:27 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 4/30/2015 9:34:47 AM, TBR wrote:
Extremely impressive. There's just one problem:
It doesn't work right.

That is not helpful. What is not working.

"ddo2" works. Thanks.
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4/30/2015 10:44:53 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 4/30/2015 10:40:53 AM, TBR wrote:

It only cuts off on certain pages, like the homepage. Yeah I can see it.

And you are using ddo2 right?

Yeah. It's not a problem though.

Whenever I click add reply on a forum post, it directs me to the bottom of the screen instead of the top, so I have to scroll up. That's all though
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4/30/2015 10:49:19 AM
Posted: 1 year ago

Whenever I click add reply on a forum post, it directs me to the bottom of the screen instead of the top, so I have to scroll up. That's all though

Does it resize as it is doing this? Does the screen just scroll to the bottom?
TBR
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4/30/2015 11:12:58 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
I am making this one production.

http://54.186.67.66/ddo.html

If you have problems, try one of the others and report results of each please.
http://54.186.67.66/ddo2.html
http://54.186.67.66/ddo3.html
etc.
TBR
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4/30/2015 11:26:30 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
I will be making no more changes unless I hear back of issues with one of the pages.

Let people know. I will leave the pages up until the site issues are resolved to peoples satisfaction (or I am asked to remove them by the site admins).

TBR
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4/30/2015 1:05:31 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
Thank you! :)
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4/30/2015 3:21:46 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
Removed all JS resizing, and just went with very high page. Seems to work well on all devices.
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4/30/2015 6:03:40 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 4/30/2015 1:05:31 PM, mishapqueen wrote:
Thank you! :)
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4/30/2015 6:10:59 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
There seems to be a lot more added space below...if I scroll down I keep scrolling past lots of white blank space to get to the bottom.
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4/30/2015 7:03:18 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 4/30/2015 6:10:59 PM, Varrack wrote:
There seems to be a lot more added space below...if I scroll down I keep scrolling past lots of white blank space to get to the bottom.

The simple solution to the bottom cutting was to just set height to like 12k px. I was resizing with JS ans stuff, but it is just a quick fix thing, so...
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5/1/2015 4:15:44 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
It appears that this is getting some use. One complaint has been about the very tall page size. That is a problem with detecting the contents height. I have updated DDO2 to allow users to manually change the height of screen.

http://54.186.67.66/ddo2.html

I may fuss with it over the weekend, let me know how the resizing works.
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5/3/2015 10:15:48 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
Cross domain scripting leaves me with very limited tools, but I have updated this hoping to address two issues.

1) Page height
* At the bottom of the page, you have two buttons to shrink or expand the page

2) Internal links
* If you click on a internal link that referenced outside the site, it will break out of the page. No resolution for this.

3) Links at top of page.
* Attempting to make nav a bit easier.
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5/3/2015 2:49:02 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
You're legendary. Thank you.
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