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Fixed 'Insert Quotes...' button issue in responsive

Discussion in 'Resolved Bug Reports' started by Null, Feb 22, 2014.

  1. Null

    Null Well-Known Member

    There seems to be a little issue with the 'Insert Quotes...' button on my mobile device, no idea about other mobile devices as I haven't checked yet (iPhone 5S, iOS 7.0.6/Safari).
    safari_quote1.png safari_quote2.png
  2. Lawrence

    Lawrence Well-Known Member

    Just tested on my iPad mini in portrait mode and no issues. :)
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  3. Null

    Null Well-Known Member

    I assume it's purely down to screen resolution and elements fitting within said space.
  4. Liam W

    Liam W Well-Known Member

    Looks a bit off on Nexus 5...

  5. NixFifty

    NixFifty Well-Known Member

    Confirmed on my iPhone 5.
  6. Sheratan

    Sheratan Well-Known Member

    Confirmed on IE 11 Windows Phone, both potrait and landscape
  7. Mike

    Mike XenForo Developer Staff Member

    I assume the only real issue is the vertical alignment, which is from the float. The rest of the wrapping is simply what happens with a left floated element alongside right aligned elements.
  8. Mike

    Mike XenForo Developer Staff Member

    I've sorted the vertical alignment.
  9. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    There was a point where I thought about reporting this as a bug -- I know it's designed that way and why. But to me it still looks odd on a smaller screen.

    I did wonder if having two Insert Quote buttons on screen could be a solution, with them being hidden/shown depending on viewport width.


    Better than this:

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  10. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    I've just had another thought about this:

    It's debatable whether the Insert Quotes button needs to be floated left anyway. To insert a quote it's on the left. To insert a file it's on the right. To insert the post it's on the right. To add a quote to multi quote it's on the right.

    That button specifically being on the left seems inconsistent.
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  11. Null

    Null Well-Known Member

    I think the first image in your previous post looks pretty much spot on.

    These buttons are the only thing I dislike about XF's mobile-responsive layout, it makes me cringe to see such a small thing ruin how beautiful XF looks/works on mobile.
  12. Chris D

    Chris D XenForo Developer Staff Member

    It's actually quite simple to do it yourself. You could just have it floated right permanently like this: (Add to EXTRA.css)

        float: right;
    or use some media queries to affect that at certain screen sizes.

    My idea of having two buttons is probably a bit overkill.

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