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#1 Ozquoll

Posted 29 June 2019 - 09:48 PM

My browser has suddenly reverted to the full website. Hitting ‘Use mobile version’ is having no effect. Clearing cache hasn’t helped. Any suggestions?

#2 overlytired

Posted 29 June 2019 - 11:58 PM

There's the browser option to use desktop/mobile version, but at the bottom of the page, there should be an option to use the full/mobile site (or words to that effect). Have you checked both?

#3 Kiwi Bicycle

Posted 30 June 2019 - 10:12 AM

My tablet has been doing the same for the past week. The mobile version link does work but it's annoying to have to do it everytime I come to the page. At the same time, news.com.au is doing exactly the same thing.
It actually fixed itself on Friday for both sites but went back to it yesterday.

#4 ERipley

Posted 30 June 2019 - 10:14 AM

It’s so irritating! If you’re on your phone switch to private mode and that should work. Mine fixed itself up in normal mode a week or so later.

#5 amdirel

Posted 30 June 2019 - 10:15 AM

Mine does that randomly too sometimes, and nothing I can do fixes it. It just fixes itself within a couple of days.

#6 JustBeige

Posted 30 June 2019 - 11:16 AM

Thanks for the info everyone,. I will flag this thread for Admin attention :)

#7 Sandra

Posted 01 July 2019 - 08:46 AM

Hi ladies,

What device are you using?  I am using ipad and Iphone and both go to mobile version when I tap on that and they stay on that version as well.

I tend to use full site version when on the devices, but just tested then to ensure they are working.

#8 Kiwi Bicycle

Posted 01 July 2019 - 09:25 AM

I am using a Samsung tablet. My Samsung phone does show the mobile version.

#9 seayork2002

Posted 01 July 2019 - 09:48 AM

View PostKiwi Bicycle, on 01 July 2019 - 09:25 AM, said:

I am using a Samsung tablet. My Samsung phone does show the mobile version.

Sorry I read it as does not show, I could not get it to show with my old Samsung 8 and a couple of months ago I got a 10 and it has happened with that since i got it.

No matter what I do I can't get the mobile version anymore but I thought it was just me!

Edited by seayork2002, 01 July 2019 - 09:49 AM.

#10 Kiwi Bicycle

Posted 01 July 2019 - 11:10 AM

However I cannot get it to show on the Samsung tablet. Cleared history, closed apps and restarted the tablet but doesn't automatically show. But the phone does. Weird.

#11 Ozquoll

Posted 01 July 2019 - 01:41 PM

View Postamdirel, on 30 June 2019 - 10:15 AM, said:

Mine does that randomly too sometimes, and nothing I can do fixes it. It just fixes itself within a couple of days.
That is what has happened - mobile site is back working for me today 👍. Not due to anything I have done though!

EDIT- I am using an iPhone, but remember the same issue happening on my old Android phone. Interestingly, EB also disappeared from my list of most visited sites, but has reappeared back on it now that the mobile site is accessible for me again.

Edited by Ozquoll, 01 July 2019 - 01:44 PM.

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