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#1 Allen Brown

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Posted 01 September 2013 - 16:47

The new mobile design is very good but I noticed it disables zoom:

 

<meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1, maximum-scale=1, user-scalable=no">

 

This stops us zooming in on text or pictures which, as the pictures have been reduced to the width of the device, is a pain in the posterior.  

 

Could I suggest this instead?

 

<meta name="viewport" content="initial-scale=1">

 

(BTW, I don't know why you haven't included width=device-width in your viewport metatag but I'm sure you have your reasons.)



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#2 Brother Fox

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Posted 03 September 2013 - 03:26

I mentioned this in the genreal comments thread and I agree its very annoying.

 

Often the pics are posted to illustrate a fine point and you simply cant see the detail needed without zooming.



#3 Tim Murray

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Posted 29 September 2013 - 19:43

Four weeks have passed with no feedback. It would be nice if someone could at least tell us why this can't be done. :wave: