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post #11 of 61 Old 09-05-2014, 04:50 AM
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It's pretty good in terms of updated design, looking a lot more polished, but I have a bit of an issue: there's just not enough on the screen! The ads down the bottom, plus the ribbons at both ends of the screen, leave only a small square in the middle which really turns me off. I have to constantly scroll to read only a few lines of text at a time.

Although it looks nicer, I preferred the old one. You could have more words on the screen and there weren't so many distractions. The ads in the old skin were fine, barely noticed them particularly after I scrolled down.
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post #12 of 61 Old 09-05-2014, 05:21 AM
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It takes a super long time to load, even on 4G, and I keep pressing ads.. annoying!
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post #13 of 61 Old 09-05-2014, 08:16 AM
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I'm on an iPhone 4 and I immediately switched out of the "enhanced mobile mode" as soon as I could figure out how. Didn't much care for the new format and just found the way it was set up to be very confusing. I like the regular mobile version MUCH better,
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Ditto-took forever to load anything (with an incessant pulsing "loading" message) and the ads were very out of control, seeming to take up 1/2 of the screen. Couldn't find a way to list "new posts," and the names of the forums were not what I was used to so I couldn't find stuff easily. Glad there is an option to get out of the new view.
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post #14 of 61 Old 09-05-2014, 08:31 AM
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I was trying to post a screen shot last night in this thread because the forum kept crashing and just showing up with a bunch of script. But I couldn't even get to this thread to post it. My browser was just a bunch of script running across the screen and a little strip of the forum header at the bottom of my screen.

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post #15 of 61 Old 09-05-2014, 04:01 PM
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Way too busy with all the flashy, blinky menus. Add are obnoxious now. Hopefully, the standard mobile format will not be taken away.
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post #16 of 61 Old 09-05-2014, 04:43 PM
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Don't like it. Switched back immediately to the view I'm used to seeing.
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post #17 of 61 Old 09-07-2014, 12:33 AM
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New format

Help, is there any other option? This new mobile format is horrible with my phone. I can't.get to anything except by accident. My phone is an Android LG, not an old phone but this seriously sux. It's. Like
the controls, places where you click what you want at the top of the screen are not showing up
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post #18 of 61 Old 09-07-2014, 12:34 AM
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switch back to new format?

I was playing around with the new format when it first switched over. I switched back to the "old" format on my phone (Samsung Galaxy S4) and now I can't figure out how to get back to the new format. Is there a trick somewhere I'm missing?
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post #19 of 61 Old 09-07-2014, 01:26 AM
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There should be a drop-down menu, represented by three stacked horizontal lines, in the upper left corner. On that menu should be the option to exit enhanced mobile mode. It will take you back to the old mobile format.
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post #20 of 61 Old 09-07-2014, 01:50 AM
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I had the same problem yesterday, after much fiddling around ( and getting nowhere) I found the link Draftyaires mentioned. Amen!
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