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Breadcrumbs Mar 30, 2012 04:40 AM

As of this morning, if I try to expand a post I've previously viewed, when I click on the poster's name I'm taken to their Profile page. (which would happen if you click on the name of a poster of an expanded post.

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  1. Engineering Mar 30, 2012 09:43 AM

    Clicking elsewhere on the collapsed post still expands it correctly at least, yes?

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    1. re: Engineering
      Breadcrumbs Mar 30, 2012 04:10 PM

      No, and it seems I'm unable to "Reply" as well. This is only an issue on my ipad2 (running Safari) not my macbook (running Safari). I see now there have been previous posts on this.

      1. re: Breadcrumbs
        Engineering Apr 2, 2012 10:09 AM

        The iPad handles clicking differently than traditional computers, so oddities like this pop up from time to time. However, I'm not able to reproduce some of the problems you described; on our iPad I'm able to reply normally, and collapsed posts will expand normally if I click anywhere other than one of the user names. What happens on your end in those two cases?

        1. re: Engineering
          Breadcrumbs Apr 2, 2012 02:53 PM

          The issue seems to be remedied now and normal functionality has been restored.

          That said, to answer your question, when I clicked elsewhere in a post, nothing happened. Likewise, when I hit reply, nothing happened. Normally I have the same results you describe. Clearly this is a quirk that surfaces from time to time. It would be great if we knew the root cause as the issue effectively renders Chowhound useless.

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