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Is using blockquote for highlighting problematic?

I want to ask whether using blockquote for the purpose of highlighting some part of a post is discouraged and whether it can cause some problems for users viewing the question? Example: Is using ...
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Color change on the M.Se site.

This is a quick question which again happened as a glitch. I was looking for questions to answer and somehow saw the “ask question” and “activity” button, on the home page and my page respectively, ...
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Bug in mobile version

Main question I recently answered this question. I subsequently engaged on a huge comment thread which was eventually moved to chat by Daniel Fischer, since it spanned 43 comments. I tried to chat, ...
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Mobile “Chrome isn't responding” for heavy MathJax use

I've observed formula-heavy pages such as this to cause Chrome on Android to stop responding. A dialog pops up stating that “Chrome isn't responding”. If I choose to “Wait”, it will pop up again a ...
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The [mobile-web] tag info is outdated

The mobile-web tag info For questions about the mobile versions of Stack Exchange sites. You can access the mobile version of a site by clicking the "mobile" link in the page footer. is ...
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Can't vote from my phone

It's been a while, but I've had enough of it. I am using Firefox on Nexus 4, and it seems that I can't vote from my phone when browsing in "full site" mode. The mobile site allows voting, the SE ...
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MathJax rendering bug on chrome/android

Somehow the subscript $a$ has migrated to the wrong vertical bar. The question renders fine on my desktop browsers (chrome and firefox).
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Period in a wrong position when Mathjax is viewed on iPhone

Consider Explicit upper bound on the number of irreflexive binary relations on {1,…,𝑛} up to isomorphism In the last sentence, after the last aSb, I see a period when viewed on the standard ...
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MathJax issue while using SE from phone

I had the following issue for a while, but I thought it's only a problem that I encounter, so I mostly ignored it, however today I installed this app yet the problem still persists so I thought it ...
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Mathjax symbols do not read in titles when using Android

On a mobile I do not get math symbolic notation in title or comments. ( Main text ok ) Is there a fix applicable to Androids ?
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Mod-deleted answer is hidden on mobile but not on desktop?

A (meta) answer was deleted by a moderator. When I view it on desktop, it merely appears to be deleted, but when I view it on mobile the content of the answer is hidden with a text saying This ...
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iOS 11 changed iPhone’s font for MathJax

I updated to iOS 11, and after doing so, the display font for MathJax has changed across the entire interface of my phone. As evidence, here is a screenshot I found laying around with its updated copy:...
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Change in math site display on Mobile

For a week or so, the display of the math site has changed on my mobile. Much less userfriendly. This is not the case for other sites, such as this meta. Do we know why? Could it be reverseo on a ...
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Can't self-delete unanswered question or answer from mobile device?

Recently, I've seen a few answers in the Low Quality Posts queue which said something like "I want to delete, but I can't from mobile"*. I didn't try, but on my phone's app there is a button for ...
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Does typing @username on my phone in comments ping people?

On my laptop, when I type @us, there is a little box with "username" and when I click on that, after I submit my comment it pings the person. However on my phone this doesn't happen. If I type out @...
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MathJax formatting on mobile site.

I've noticed lately that MathJax has been paragraphing its output excessively sometimes on the mobile site. I don't know how to describe it, so here is a screenshot: Please help :)
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Some pictures don't show on mobile site.

I've noticed that, recently, some pictures don't show on the mobile site despite being formatted correctly. I'm using the ZTE Blade V8. I wonder if anyone else is experiencing this problem. They ...
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Does the Stack Exchange Android app have all the features of the website?

Does the Stack Exchange mobile app(mainly Android app) have all the features of the website? I am trying to explore but it seems some features are not there. Like the flagging queue etc. Can anyone ...
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Bug in mobile version of the site.

Today, when I was going through the feeds, there was no option to go to the next page like it usually has. However, earlier I was suggested to use full site version instead, where all features work ...
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How to cancel the mobile view in the mathstack page

I accidentally switch on mobile view on the mathstack page in my laptop (Windows 8)and it is really bad. How can I return back to normal? Thanks in advance.
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Flagging comments in mobile version of the site

When I was using the mobile version of the site, I did not find an option to flag comments. Why flagging comments in the mobile version is not possible? Any particular reasons?
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Why is there not a cancel link when editing on the mobile site?

This question appears to be new. Why is there not a cancel link when editing answers or questions on the mobile (meta) site? It's absence isn't exactly obvious (as I haven't noticed it until now, ...
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Refresh issue on iphone

Occasionally, on my iPhone, pushing the button "questions" brings up the newest 50 questions only (when set to that number), with no option to go to older pages (page 2, 3, ..., next, last) in or near ...
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Main page interface changed

Recently my interface changed from to Is this something that is supposed to happen? Is it possible to get back the first one since it looks better? (Or at least it looks better for me.)
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Bug when editing question: "Body must be at least 30 characters; you entered 0."

Sometimes, after editing a question, I get the Oops! Your answer couldn't be submitted because: Body must be at least 30 characters; you entered 0. This has only occured on the mobile site and the ...
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Editing profile...

I have edited my profile some 20 days ago. But I don't see any option for editing my profile. Can I not edit my profile nowafter? Do I have to wait for some more days?
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Swype within Stackexchange loses some function.

I communicate with Stackexchange via my telephone (Galaxy S5 / Verizon). I use a virtual-keyboard facilitator called Swype (a product of Nuance). Swype works fine for me -- except when I use it in the ...
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Need preview windows on mobile platform

Maybe this is a duplicate of some other questions, but why do we not have preview windows like another exchange site where I post answers (or if we do have them, how to access them)? Such windows ...
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How to view LaTeX source (mobile)?

On mobile, how do you view the source of a question/answer so that you can see the LaTeX markup? I'm using Google Chrome on a OnePlus (Android) phone.
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