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Weird Mobile(?) View All of a Sudden?!?!

 
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Here I was, merrily clicking around permies, when all of a sudden everything looks different! Am I somehow trapped in the mobile view? How do I get out?! Where's all the shortcuts to edit posts, like the HTML codes for BOLD and adding videos, etc?
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what gadget are you using?  

You can click in 'your profile' under "Site Personalization" and choose "Never use the mobile view"

I've never found the mobile view, so I don't know how to escape it.  sorry.
 
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Um, I found "mobile view" at the bottom of the page and clicked it.  Now everything looks weird (but loads faster).  

I hope the "desktop view" button at the bottom of the page will take me back to normal.
 
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desktop view at the bottom of the page worked.  Much better now.  
 
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I went to my settings and clicked the "Never use the mobile view" and that saved me. Hallelujah!

I never saw the "desktop view" but hopefully will never end back up on mobile and so won't have to worry about it!
 
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glad to help.

 
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I've had "Never Use The Mobile View" checked for a long time (years?). I still find myself in mobile view half of the time when I first bring up this site. I just click "Desktop view" at bottom and keep going. I figured it must have to do with my weak internet signal.
 
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Maybe that's why mine turned to mobile, too. My satellite internet has been getting worse and worse, while costing more and being on the same plan
 
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