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What are the bugs on Tribe that you would like to report?

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Daniel Paul
Full-Stack Developer & Community Builder

Some UI dropdown issues on mobile. The arrow alignment is off and the dropdown goes in the direction where there is no space. It should go the other way where there is space. Please find screenshots of this issue on mobile. 

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Daniel Paul
Full-Stack Developer & Community Builder

Found a weird menu disappearing issue on mobile. This is what my menu looks like on desktop which I would expect to be displayed on mobile also. 

What are the bugs on Tribe that you would like to report?

But, the groups section is missing on mobile although I see the divider on the menu for it. It must be some display issue?

What are the bugs on Tribe that you would like to report?

BUT, sometimes and this happens quite some a lot when you are just browsing the site and coming back to the homepage for the menu, that the topics section also disappears.

What are the bugs on Tribe that you would like to report?


Please move inline CSS to the stylesheet. It's difficult to override inline CSS and isn't ideal.

Noticed that YouTube played when embedded isn't full width, to fill the content area. It's full width in the text editor, but once published it's not. Vimeo players works fine, it's full width.

What are the bugs on Tribe that you would like to report?

Unapproved posts visible to other users: I've noticed this happening a couple of times; it seems I can sometimes see not-yet-approved posts by other users. Look at this screenshot and note that I am not the person who has the non-approved post.

What are the bugs on Tribe that you would like to report?

In Progress. 

When one wants to have a paragraph break in a comment (I.e insert a blank line), then the blank line is remove when you post the comment. 


When I typed the comment, there was a blank link in-between the two lines, that were 'removed' when posting the comment. 

Testing for paragraph break.

[blank line]

Testing for paragraph break.

What are the bugs on Tribe that you would like to report?
Daniel Paul
Full-Stack Developer & Community Builder

On mobile, after searching for anything and clicking on the dropdown result, the keyboard and the search bar are still active. The user would expect the search to dismiss once they have gotten to the page they are looking for and the keyboard dismissed to they can focus on the page they clicked on. Users are getting confused at the moment that the page has not even changed. 

Maybe I've misunderstood the UI; but, if one:

  1. Posts a poll question.
  2. Posts an answer to that poll question without voting.

that answer does not show up under the question when people click on that question (but it does show up in the feed). This leads to the somewhat paradoxical behavior that if one clicks on the answer in the feed, one is taken to a view that does not show the answer that was clicked on. 

It also triggers a few other bugs. Perhaps most severely it seems that one can re-vote an arbitrary number of times on the same question.

Because of this, it also seems impossible to edit that answer. If one tracks it down in the feed, or on the profile page, edit is not an option. I think edit is only ever shown in the view when one has clicked on the question, and since this answer is not shown there, it cannot be edited.

When I first go to my community on Android I get the popup asking if I would like to add to the home screen - I click to add, get a confirmation message - but there is no icon / link on the Home Screen (I have set all my icons). But the app has been created and I can then add it manually to the Home Screen.

I ignored the popup on another phone and instead went to the Chrome menu option to Add to Home Screen - added it successfully.

So it seems as if it is an issue with creating the Home Screen link when using the Add to Home Screen popup.

Editing subtopics of a collection-type topic and removing one subtopic seemingly removes all subtopics. When reloading the page, they other subtopics get back.

HTML code added to all sidebars inside a white box

But it appears only on the right sidebar.

Is it not supposed to appear on the left one as well?


Term of use and privacy policy can’t be seen on mobile

Its impossible to remove pictures and banners added to group, topic or so on. There is onle possibility to change it, but what if I dont want to have banner anymore?


You probably should add an error (or at least warning) if one in content types settings put the same thing for "Url" for more than one type, even if one of them is disabled, because that breaks things, e.g., the rss feed.

(I triggered this accidentally, as I have disabled Quick Posts and renamed Discussions to Posts.) 

2 issues related to code blocks:

  1. Automatic hyperlinking in posts should be disabled inside code blocks.
  2. In addition to inline code blocks, please provide a way to display an actual code block. Right now you wrap <code> around each new line, and it doesn't look good. Need a way to wrap it around entire code block once.

Daniel Paul
Full-Stack Developer & Community Builder

There is a UI alignment issue on topic pages where topic heading card and the breadcrumb do not have the same margin as the rest of the cards. It's go from edge to edge on mobile/smaller screens.

What are the bugs on Tribe that you would like to report?

Using "edit post" and clicking "Admin tools" and then the box for "Collapse" marks a post: "This post is collapsed because of its low quality". 

However, this seems to lead to buggy behavior. If one clicks on the title of such a post, one gets to a 404 page instead of the post page. Clicking on "(More)" switches it out to "Loading", but the rest of the post never loads.

The type drop-down when editing a topic says this about the 'Category' type: "Acts as a folder of topics. Cannot assign content to this topic type."

However, the system seems to do nothing to stop me from assigning content to a topic with this type set.

It also would be very nice if there was no "New post" box on the feed/topic pages of this topic.

There is a problem with caching in left menu. There are items - groups, which I have already deleted. One of them has logo, which I havent added...

What are the bugs on Tribe that you would like to report?

I see an "Edit Topics" menu next to Questions that do not belong to me. When I edit the topics, am I editing them just for myself, or for everyone (which would be a bug, I think). For instance, I took off the "Feature Requests" topic from this question.

Footer links are not displayed on article, discussion, and user profile pages. We need to be able to display privacy/terms links on all pages.

Member Awards

Let us give awards to members.


Let us upload the awards by ourselves and let us manually add them to the user's profile + set automatic rules like (100 discussions = award1, 100 likes = award2, 250 comments =award3, ...,)

That would encourage users to be even more active

We activated "Send notifications to all group members for new posts" on a private group, but members are NOT receiving any notification via email or Telegram.