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Philana Crouch | Forum Activity | Posted: Sun, Oct 16 2011 7:56 AM

Ok ever since the iPad 1 came out posting to the forums has not been very easy. This seems to have changes with iOS 5.

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Steve Hultquist | Forum Activity | Replied: Sun, Oct 16 2011 8:37 AM
I had changed my editor to "plain text" and it worked fine. Which editor are you using (located in "Site Options" in your profile).
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JT (alabama24) | Forum Activity | Replied: Sun, Oct 16 2011 9:05 AM

Steve - Philana is saying that things work ok now. Previously we had to click on the "HTML" button in the tool bar. Out of curiosity... are you saying that you changed some preferences on the website that previously (before iOS 5) allowed you to post comments more easily?

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JT (alabama24) | Forum Activity | Replied: Sun, Oct 16 2011 9:12 AM

Steve - Wow. I am sure many mobile app users would have liked to have known that tip! In case anyone else wants to see what steve was talking about, here is a screen shot:

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Jonathan Pitts | Forum Activity | Replied: Sun, Oct 16 2011 3:38 PM

I certianly wish I'd known it was there (he said posting from his iPad in bed). Since I've had the iPad, I've not replied to a lot posts simply because, while the iPad made it easy to read posts, it was not feasible to reply (even the HTML button approach had stopped working.

I hadn't even found the Site Options: found through Edit in the top right of the page, if you are looking for it. Not only can I post from the iPad, I can also have the text at a size that is more comfortable to read and turn off the emoticons.

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lostlogik | Forum Activity | Replied: Mon, Oct 17 2011 2:21 PM

Hey, I'm just pleased to see I can now reply normally on my iPad. Great news. I might even get carried away and just type needless text because I can now without having to jump through hoops. Big Smile

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