Tapatalk reader app is broken

Discussion in 'NEW SERVER BUGS' started by scooper321, Jul 27, 2017.

  1. scooper321

    scooper321 Member SILVER Sponsor

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    Jul 4, 2015
    Baltimore, MD
    2003 Sundancer 320, Simrad NSS9 evo2 w/ P79 in-hull transducer
    Twin 5.7L Horizon Mercruiser (350 MAG MPI) V-drives
    The new CSR format seems a lot more friendly on the computer. But whatever you changed you broke the access to the Tapatalk mobile forum reader app. Are you planning to go to a different forum app? Hope not. Tapatalk seems to be the most popular by far.
     
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  2. NotHerDecision

    NotHerDecision Member PLATINUM Sponsor GOLD Sponsor

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    Jun 28, 2016
    Houston, Texas
    2001 Sea Ray 460 Sundancer
    2014 Seadoo 155 LTD
    2105 Seadoo 130 SE
    Cummins 6CTA 8.3L
    I second the fact that Tapatalk doesn't work. I can log on via chrome but is there a new app for the forum?
     
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  3. Big Island Lifer

    Big Island Lifer Active Member SILVER Sponsor

    Feb 1, 2010
    Minnesota
    '96 330 Formula SS
    For Sale '85 255 Amberjack
    Single 5.7
    Ditto. Was this the plan?
     
  4. boatman37

    boatman37 Member

    657
    Jun 6, 2015
    pittsburgh
    1986 Sea Ray 250 Sundancer
    5.7 Merc
    I have never used tapatalk but will be on vacation next week and was going to load it to keep up with CSR :(
     
  5. scooper321

    scooper321 Member SILVER Sponsor

    302
    Jul 4, 2015
    Baltimore, MD
    2003 Sundancer 320, Simrad NSS9 evo2 w/ P79 in-hull transducer
    Twin 5.7L Horizon Mercruiser (350 MAG MPI) V-drives
    On the positive side, the mobile version of the website for the forum is better now. Well, it actually is a mobile version! So you won't be without CSR!
     
  6. Alegria

    Alegria Active Member

    Feb 21, 2009
    Lancaster,PA Boat: -Sue Creek, Middle River, MD
    2000 410 DA
    3126 CAT
    I believe based on limited research the new forum sofware is not compatible with Tapatalk.

    It's HTML 5 based thus the better experience on mobile browsers.

    I crated a shortcut on my home screen to new posts. Works nice in Chrome!

    Not too many mature apps on the xenforum software. Found forum talker sofware on Android and forum runner. But the mobile version on chrome is pretty darn good!
     
    Last edited: Jul 28, 2017
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  7. scooper321

    scooper321 Member SILVER Sponsor

    302
    Jul 4, 2015
    Baltimore, MD
    2003 Sundancer 320, Simrad NSS9 evo2 w/ P79 in-hull transducer
    Twin 5.7L Horizon Mercruiser (350 MAG MPI) V-drives
    Holy crap. You geeked out on us there! And not in boatspeak, either! I could never have come up with all the details you provided, but I had a hunch the changes were incompatible with the TT app. It will be interesting what happens from here. Will they upgrade the app or will CSR cease to be on TT? I hope not. I'm on 3 other forums that use the TT app and it was nice having them all in one place. But you're right- the mobile site works well, even on Safari (I'm an iPhone guy).
     
  8. Scott3262

    Scott3262 Member

    56
    Jun 21, 2016
    Myrtle Beach, S. C.
    2003 Sea Ray 260 Sundancer
    350 Mercrusier w/ Bravo III out drive
    Same here. No Tapatalk app usage. Need an update.
     
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  9. TN370

    TN370 Member

    89
    Jul 20, 2016
    Nashville
    1995 370 Sundancer
    Twin 454s
    So the new format isn't bad when viewing through a phone but without it working with an app like tapatalk we lose the notifications. So we no longer know when we get new posts on the threads we watch, when someone PMs, etc..
    Hope there's a solution soon. The tapatalk app has now changed from giving errors to simply saying Club Sea Ray is no longer supported. Not a good sign I'm guessing...
     
  10. scooper321

    scooper321 Member SILVER Sponsor

    302
    Jul 4, 2015
    Baltimore, MD
    2003 Sundancer 320, Simrad NSS9 evo2 w/ P79 in-hull transducer
    Twin 5.7L Horizon Mercruiser (350 MAG MPI) V-drives
    Yeah, not good at all. CSR isnt the only forum I read thru Tapatalk. And the one app for all forums was a nice convenience.
     

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