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Topic # 99050 11-Mar-2012 23:02 Send private message

I saw there was some talk of adding Tapatalk support to GZ. Is that still a possibility? Any ideas if/when it might happen? Would be great for keeping up to date when on the run. Or is there another way I don't know about?




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  Reply # 593833 12-Mar-2012 00:19 Send private message

Just visit the forums in your device's browser.  It automatically switches to mobile view.

Never liked Tapatalk myself - the idea that they can charge for access to your forum is just stupid.

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  Reply # 593878 12-Mar-2012 09:02 Send private message

We are working on an API, not Tapatalk support. The mobile version of the site is quite fast though.






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  Reply # 593917 12-Mar-2012 09:46 Send private message

Thanks for the reply. Is there any reason there is no Tapatalk support? I was under the impression it was a free plugin for the forum host? Or is does the GZ forum not support this type of addon?

I have just started using Tapatalk and quite like the idea of a native app on my iPhone with all the forums I read in once spot to browse.




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  Reply # 593920 12-Mar-2012 09:48 Send private message

They have their own API and the forum needs to support it. We run a custom forum software, developed in house.




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  Reply # 606931 9-Apr-2012 07:16 Send private message

Kyanar: Just visit the forums in your device's browser.? It automatically switches to mobile view.

Never liked Tapatalk myself - the idea that they can charge for access to your forum is just stupid.


My phone doesn't do that. Hasn't for a long time.




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  Reply # 606937 9-Apr-2012 07:33 Send private message

If you switch to the full version on your mobile then it will always show the full version. Just tap the link to the mobile version at the bottom of all pages and you will be back to automatic switching.




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  Reply # 607393 10-Apr-2012 13:03 Send private message

Related to the mobile site, it seems Opera Mobile receives a white background/less formatting than when i use other android browsers?

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  Reply # 607436 10-Apr-2012 14:32 Send private message

Try using m.geekzone.co.nz?wax=off and let me know if it works better.




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  Reply # 607494 10-Apr-2012 16:45 Send private message

Tapatalk is a great app and I have a number of forums i subscribe to so makes it easy to read rather than mucking around with mobile websites that are hard to use but ok to just read.

As to paying to use forums, all I can say is that we all pay in some way be it bandwidth or time so this isn't an issue and tapatalk costs very little in the scope of things.

Be interesting to canvas GZ peeps and see how many actually use it, we may be surprised.




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  Reply # 607497 10-Apr-2012 16:49 Send private message

jeffnz: As to paying to use forums, all I can say is that we all pay in some way be it bandwidth or time so this isn't an issue and tapatalk costs very little in the scope of things.


Did I miss anything? I didn't see any mention of "paying to use forums" in this topic?
 




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  Reply # 607505 10-Apr-2012 17:02 Send private message

ok not written clearly, was in reference to Kyanar's comment

"Never liked Tapatalk myself - the idea that they can charge for access to your forum is just stupid."





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