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Clicking BACK to homepage from an Instructable Answered

Is there a reason that when I:

Load the homepage
Scroll down to the "featured/popular/recent" area
Click on an instructable
Read instructable (or not)
Click BACK button

The home page loads in my browser again at the "featured/popular/recent" area for a moment and then jumps back to the top of the page where the slideshow of the featured authors is at?

Every other website, that I can think of, returns to the same portion of the page I was at when I click the BACK button.

Now, I'm sure you guys are proud of your new, shiny, homepage.  But...

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mikeasaurus
mikeasaurus

8 years ago

Thanks for letting us know. The page bumps up to the top every time the top slide changes. We just did a site release and we'll fix that loose end up soon.

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robertrunyon
robertrunyon

Reply 8 years ago

It appears to be working properly now. Thanks!

(Do I get a Pro membership for this?)    :-)

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robertrunyon
robertrunyon

8 years ago

bump

This bug makes it very annoying to browse the featured instructables and is making users, at least me, from visiting the site as often as they have been.

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Kiteman
Kiteman

8 years ago

The development team will need to know what operating system, browser & add-ons you're using.

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robertrunyon
robertrunyon

Reply 8 years ago

System 1:
WinXP SP3 (updated this morning) / Chrome 25.0.1364.152 m

Adblock Plus 1.4
Hover Zoom 4.15
Refresh Monkey 1.1
Ultimate User Agent Switcher, URL sniffer 0.9.2.5
VNC Viewer 1.0.3.46700

System 2:
Ubuntu 12.04 LTS / Chromium 25.0.1364.160 Ubuntu 12.04 (25.0.1364.160-0ubuntu0.12.04.1)

Adblock Plus 1.4
Hover Zoom 4.16
Refresh Monkey 1.1
Ultimate User Agent Switcher, URL sniffer 0.9.2.5
VNC Viewer 1.0.3.46700

System 3:

WinXP SP3 (updated this morning) / Chrome 25.0.1364.152 m
No add-ons.

All systems act the same in regards to my initial post. Were you not able to duplicate?

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Kiteman
Kiteman

Reply 8 years ago

I haven't tried - I just know what the developers will ask you for when they try and fix it.

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robertrunyon
robertrunyon

Reply 8 years ago

Just updated Chrome on "System 1" to version 26.0.1410.64 m.

No change.