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    iPhone support

    Discussion in 'Support & Feedback' started by adamcroft, Mar 9, 2011.

    Is this forum linked to any iPhone apps such as Forum Runner? Would be handy to know before I buy an app :)
     
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    I don't believe so...
     
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    Reggie I Like 'Em hot "N Spicy Contributor

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    Do you mean does it support moble devices? Some websites, like Xat, do. I'm not sure if this one does though.
     
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    if you use the opera mini browser (free) the forum should display more-or-less correctly.
     
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    It displays perfectly on the iPhone, but needs a lot of zooming and scrolling. I wondered if the forum supported apps which display the forum pages in a way which is more accessible.
     
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    To the best of my knowledge, there is currently no special provision for smartphones (or less intelligent phones) on this site. Sorry.
     
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    Opera Mini displayed things fine on my old Sony Erickson 810i with an 2" screen. Try it out, you will probably love it.
     
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    Daniel I'm sure you've heard the rumors. Founder Staff Contributor

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    I may be able to add a more simple style for mobile viewing. It wouldn't be a full-fledged app, but it would aid in mobile viewing.

    Is there more interest in this? How many of you would actually use it?
     
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    I would use it.
     
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    I can look the site up just fine on my iphone, and would prefer zooming and scrolling than having an over-simplified version. I really dislike when sites automatically change to a mobile device mode when you go to them on your mobile. It is far too often I cannot do what I need to do from those lesser-models.

    So if you make one of these, I'd love to have it made as an application rather than a revision of the site for smartphones. That way, those who want the full version can still have it, and those that want simpler can have that too. My two cents! :)

    I enjoy being able to look things over from work, on my break. Makes the day a little less mundane.
     

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