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Back button gone funny...

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JosiePosiePuddingAndPie Sat 07-Sep-13 14:47:39

I'm using safari on an ipad and the last couple of days I need two presses of the back button to go back one page. Its only happening on MN, not on any other websites. Slightly irritating!

TravelinColour Wed 11-Sep-13 21:18:41

Message withdrawn at poster's request.

skyeskyeskye Wed 11-Sep-13 21:05:25


MarcelineTheVampireQueen Wed 11-Sep-13 15:26:46

Still happening for me android (Samsung)

CokeFan Wed 11-Sep-13 15:05:08

Seems to be ok for me now (Macbook).

RowanMumsnet (MNHQ) Wed 11-Sep-13 13:15:41

Thanks all

MACBOOK USERS - is it still happening?

mummylin2495 Wed 11-Sep-13 12:52:30

Mine is also ok now

Janek Wed 11-Sep-13 10:57:35

Seems to be fixed now - ipad. Good work!

BeCool Wed 11-Sep-13 10:35:54

it's fine on my (work) PC

BeCool Wed 11-Sep-13 10:35:37

Macbook here too!

TravelinColour Wed 11-Sep-13 09:52:49

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RowanMumsnet (MNHQ) Wed 11-Sep-13 09:15:36


Sorry about this.

To clarify:

a) this is only happening on Mumsnet?
b) it's only happening on Kindles and iPads? (Apols if I've missed anyone)

PLEASE SHOUT if it's happening to you but either (or both of) a) and b) do not apply to you


StuckOnARollercoaster Wed 11-Sep-13 08:59:46

Seems to be fixed! Yeah!!

JacqueslePeacock Wed 11-Sep-13 00:29:30

Oh, I thought something had gone wrong with my iPad. Obviously not. Same as everyone else - on Safari, back button needs pressing twice every time, only on MN. Weird.

JosiePosiePuddingAndPie Tue 10-Sep-13 16:49:04

So it is defo something then...what's up HQ Tech Bods?

BTW do HQ have a version of Bond's Q somewhere? <hope's she isn't about to get got with a lazer watch or something>

PigletJohn Tue 10-Sep-13 15:39:15

I can't post replies any more in IE

(have gone onto Firefox for this)

RustyBear Tue 10-Sep-13 14:52:52

They've been busy changing other stuff, elliptic! grin

Don't know if it's related, but there seem to be a awful lot of double/multiple posts on here today....

Elliptic5 Tue 10-Sep-13 14:44:00

Getting all this too on my iPad - where's all the mumsnet tech? Have they gone into hiding because they can't solve it grin?

PseudoBadger Tue 10-Sep-13 10:07:11

And to clarify, something does happen when you press the back arrow. It makes the forward arrow selectable! So something is happening somewhere....

Unexpected Tue 10-Sep-13 09:29:58

Another one wondering what's going on. I have to press the back button at least twice (sometimes more) to get back to the previous page. This is happening on both iPad and the desktop Mac.

elah11 Tue 10-Sep-13 09:25:29

Happening to me too on my galaxy s3 but its not just mumsnet, its happening on another forum too. What's going on? ?

smilingthroughgrittedteeth Tue 10-Sep-13 07:52:24

so glad I found this I thought there was something wrong with my android phone and tablet. it's driving me crazy.

what with the annoying double click back button and the weird colours I'm feeling quite strange i think im going to have to go back to bed for awhile.

FringeEvent Tue 10-Sep-13 07:38:10

Ah, this is happening to me too. Using Chrome on my Mac laptop. Have asked DH (software dev) what could cause it, and got "java fail - someone hasn't properly tested their front end" in response. So there's our uninformative to anyone not technically-minded answer. Hope Tech figure it out soon, it's slowing down my Mumsnetting...

IDontDoIroning Tue 10-Sep-13 07:27:59

And me

wohmum Tue 10-Sep-13 07:05:45

Me too, iPad on safari. Thought I wasn't pressing the button properly

Polgara2 Tue 10-Sep-13 07:00:53

Ahh me too, safari on iPad. Glad I've not broken anything!

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