Questions tagged [mobile]

For questions about using web applications on mobile devices like smartphones. General questions about using mobile phones are off-topic but might be in scope for Ask Different, Android Enthusiasts or Windows Phone Stack Exchange.

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Why is design important when developing an app? [on hold]

I would like to know for an college essay why design plays a big role when developing an application and what factors make up a good app that doesn't overflow the audience
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web /mobile html media capture [on hold]

I don't know if I am in the right place but a friend recommanded this place. I am looking for a web page that opens laptop webcam or phone camera and allows to capture video stream then resize the ...
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Is it possible to create an email without a mobile phone number?

I tried signing up for a Hotmail account and thought that went fine. That is, until I tried sending an email. When I hit send, a small box comes up asking me to verify via SMS. I tried to google this ...
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The display name of gmail does not change even after changing it on settings

In Gmail settings I went the section "Send email as" and set it to "Alphabeta", six months ago. However when I sent an email last week, my display showed as "A B". My username is "alphabeta" so, I do ...
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How do I disable Google AMP in search results on iOS?

When I search Google on an iPhone, website links are often replaced with slimmed-down AMP versions. Getting to the original webpage with full-functionality requires opening an extra page. How do I ...
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Bot telegram that copies and forwards messages from a chat or group?

I don't know if it's the right community so if I'm wrong, tell me where I should write ... However I would like to know if there are any telegram bots that automatically copy and forward messages in ...
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Does YouTube support speed control on the Mobile Site (m.youtube.com)?

YouTube provides a mobile site however, no matter what I set my UserAgent to be I never get the HTML5 media player with speed controls, For example, set your UserAgent to Mozilla / 5.0 (Linux; ...
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How do I open meet.google.com on Fennec without being redirected to meet.app.goo.gl?

I want to join Google Meet on mobile browser, but it redirects to Play Store instead, even when I have "Request desktop site" checkbox checked. How do I hide the fact that I'm browsing from Android ...
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Force Wikipedia to always work in mobile version on desktop PC

I pretty much like and enjoy Wikipedia in mobile version, when browsing it on desktop PC, both for reading and editing the articles. Mostly for cleanness of the interface. Is there any way to force ...
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Google Sheets checkboxes not rendered correctly on mobile

I am using columns of checkboxes on some Google sheets that I have shared for read-only access. On a mobile device, the users see TRUE or FALSE in the columns instead of the boxes. On a PC it looks ...
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How to insert numerical values in a cell of a Google Sheet and how I can find their sum?

I use Google Sheets mobile(Android). I have one column with dates, and anoter column where in each cell I want to input several numerical values that corespond in each date, and in a third column the ...
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Refresh cell in Google Sheets from a mobile device

I'm a teacher creating a "didactic deck" for my students: https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1j7iJTlRXl24YwUt4zKJdTfNencd_u3RUosRdiWZ8YbE/edit?usp=sharing The first sheet has 5 "cards" randomly ...
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Google Chrome always shows Twitter mobile view

I have been looking at twitter.com in Google Chrome browser, Version 64.0.3282.186 (Official Build) (64-bit). I use a number of extensions, all enabled except as noted: BehindTheOverlay 0.1.3 ...
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Run a script in Google Sheets Mobile

I have created a script for a rather simple spreadsheet that is tracking PO's for a small company. A couple different people have been granted permission to issue them, but these people are very ...
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Mobile Facebook website does not load page preview

I wonder if it's just me or everyone. And if everyone then why isn't there much more outrage regarding this. I am using m.facebook.com instead of an app on my phone and it seems that whenever I post ...
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How to add personal phone number to multiple Twitter accounts?

I have a personal twitter account, with my personal phone number attached to it. I want to create a twitter app (bot). I created a new twitter account for this bot then went here to register the app. ...
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Any easy way to go from mobile to desktop version of Facebook on a computer after clicking a link to m.facebook.com?

When someone shares a link to m.facebook.com and you click it while using a computer you end up on the mobile site. At least for stories (I just clicked such a link) you can't just change m.facebook....
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My amazon.com web page displaying the mobile page on my desktop

I don't know how this happened, but couple of weeks ago, one day, I wanted to check something on amazon.com and was surprised to find that the home page and every subsequent product page is displayed ...
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Google Sheets slow - 1. mobile? 2. why? 3. importrange [closed]

Update: Google Sheets is much faster when using Incognito Google Sheets is so slow on desktop but really fast on mobile. Is it supposed to be like that? If so, why? If not, what are some factors that ...
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If I make a YouTube video private within the YouTube website, will an embedded version of that video still be visible in a Mobile App?

The situation: We want to upload a video to YouTube in order to embed it into a Mobile App. The problem: We previously uploaded a similar video to our channel which we don't want to delete. For this ...
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Does the mobile version of LinkedIn still mess up contacts?

When the LinkedIn mobile client was just released I've heard complaints that during/after installation it was combining LinkedIn contacts with the main contact list, creating a mess. So I decided to ...
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Is there a way to visit Quora in mobile URL when I'm on desktop?

I'm on desktop and would like to visit Quora as I visit it in mobile. Is there a way to do so? What URL should I use?
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Completely disable spell checker

I realize that, in the browser version of Google Documents, you can disable (or at least hide) the spell checker in the View options. However, the mobile application has no View option. Where can I ...
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How to stop Twitter from switching to mobile site

The last few times I have gone to Twitter it has automatically switched to the mobile site. How can I keep it on the standard site? Chromium 48.0.2564.82 (Developer Build) Ubuntu 15.10 (32-bit)
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Google Account without a mobile number [duplicate]

I would like to make a Google account (email, youtube etc.) and it requests a mobile number. It makes sense, so it can stop robots making spam designated email accounts, but I don't own a mobile and I ...
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Setting an account picture for “other” accounts when using the Gmail mobile app

Recently I've noticed that if you have a picture associated with your Google account, and you send an email using your Gmail account to someone using the Gmail mobile app. That picture will show on ...
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How to view the mobile version of Wikia articles?

On Wikipedia, I can read the mobile version of the pages by changing the URL from http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spice into http://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spice I wonder if I can do something like that ...
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How to keep unaccepted events from going to my phone?

Now first of all, sometimes I do want certain Facebook events to appear on my phone, but only if I accept a request. Unfortunately, my phone shows every single event I've ever been invited to, even ...
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How would I turn of notification for a Facebook friend when using mobile web and/or Android app?

I want to turn off notification for updates of one specific Facebook friend using Facebook mobile web/app. How can I do that? We can have the Get Notifications from full version web. p.s. A quick ...
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How to log off Twitter on all devices? [duplicate]

I logged on to my Twitter on my dad's computer once and forgot to log off. He now constantly checks my Twitter to see if there is any activity because he does not know I have an iPod. And he knows ...
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How to find if comment on Facebook was written via mobile device?

Some time ago under the comments written via mobile was a label 'via Mobile'. Now Facebook has removed that label. How can I find out if a comment was written via mobile now?
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How to switch to GitHub mobile website?

While browsing GitHub from Safari on iOS, I've occasionally switched to desktop version of the website. Now I couldn't find way to switch back to mobile version. Even when opening GitHub in Safari ...
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Videos Uploaded to YouTube play the music but not the voice

We uploaded several videos to YouTube and have recently found that they are not playing correctly on mobile YouTube. You can hear the music but not the voices. We have tried editing using iMovie and ...
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Is it possible for one to disable Google's suspicious login attempt detection?

I am traveling quite a bit and due to that, I'm being requested a confirmation code by Google, which requires the use of a mobile phone I am unfortunately unable to use due to differing cell networks ...
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Display Google Sheets in mobile mode in desktop browser

When viewing a Google Sheets in a mobile browser you have handy filter buttons at the top. How do I display the mobile version of the page in a desktop (preferably Firefox) browser? I seek to ...
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Mobile version of Outlook.com not working properly on my Android

How do I view my new Outlook.com version of Hotmail as a mobile version as I used to before? The Outlook.com version does not work properly on my Android mobile phone.
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Videos I upload do not play audio on mobile devices but work fine on desktop

As the title says, my issue is that videos I upload do not play audio on mobile devices but work fine on desktop. I've confirmed this with other users as well, so this is not just a problem with my ...
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Twitter account still logged in on friend's phone

I just changed my password, but one time I used my friend's mobile phone to access my account using the add account feature. Sometimes she uses my account to write or read something, and she still ...
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Why are some videos not available in mobile?

Why are some videos not available in mobile in YouTube? Here is a screenshot:
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How can I configure Gmail mobile version to use the old version?

The new Gmail mobile design is a bit heavy for my mobile telephone. How can I configure it to use the old design?
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How to tag friends via mobile web site, m.facebook.com?

On the Facebook website it is possible tag friends on your status update—just type @ followed by the first few letters of your friend’s name. The same holds good for any Facebook page you like. But ...
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Access “old” Google+ Hangout from web browser?

I have started a couple of Google+ Hangouts on my cell phone (Android), and I can access them whenever I want. I've been unable to find these Hangouts in a regular desktop web browser, though. On ...
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Is there a way to filter by label in the Trello native iPhone app or mobile web app?

The regular Trello web app allows filtering by label via the "Search and Filter Cards" button in the sidebar. Is it possible to filter by label in either the native iPhone app or the mobile web app?
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How to view a specific Google Groups post on mobile?

When doing a Google search on my iPhone, I saw a result from Google Groups. However, on clicking the link it didn't load the target page but instead sent me to the "home page" of Groups: https://...
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I changed my Hotmail password on the web site and I cannot login from my mobile clients

I changed my Hotmail password from the hotmail.com web site. I have a few mobile clients that use Exchange protocols to access Hotmail. When I updated my mobile clients to the new password, they could ...
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How do I add Boards in the Trello app on iPhone and iPad?

Is there a way to add Boards and other features in the mobile app?
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How to access mobile-friendly HTML-only Gmail site in Kindle browser

I can access a very plain, bare-bones but functional interface for Gmail using my ancient Windows mobile phone. When I navigate to mail.google.com on it, I'm redirected to mail.google.com/mail/x/<...
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How do I make a phone number a clickable link in the Trello iOS app?

Is there a way to do Markdown in Trello so that if you click the phone number on a card on the iPhone it will actually call the number? I just realized that you can use Markdown in order to make URLs ...
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Web application for personal journal [closed]

I'm looking for a web application to act as personal journal. I don't mean a blog, I mean a personal private place for me and only me. I tried using a document in Google Docs but the mobile use was ...
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How do I uncheck the “Send to mobile” box in Facebook by default?

Recently, when sending messages on Facebook, I have noticed that the checkmark box next to the "Send to mobile" option is on by default. This happens regardless of how many times I uncheck the box. ...