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Default view in custom list on mobile phone broken?

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The default view in a custom list on mobile now shows tiles instead of a list of the items. Is there a way to set the classic list view back for a custom list or is this a bug?

 

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The desktop browser renders the list view as usual:

 

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I noticed this yesterday. It was displaying fine last week, but something has changed when displaying on mobile devices. I now get that broken image tag also.

 

Reaffirms to me how "beta" modern lists really are.

 

 

 

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How are you browsing the lists in the mobile: using the browser or the SharePoint App? In the SharePoint App lists are displayed quite well
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The mobile app needs to update to use default views, by default it's always all items, which is a bad experience. 

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The first screenshot is from the browser in the SharePoint app on Android.
We tested it on iPhone on it's native browser as well and it is the same effect.
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We have the same problem. Our Users can not use this broken view. Has anyone a solution for this problem?

 

The view is broken with mobile browser (chrome on iOS) and when you open the list with the embedded browser in the app.

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We have the same issue. Our workarround is the use of the datasheet view of the list. But thats not the idea of the mobile view.

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Going to check this and will get back to you
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im unable to reproduce the issue. Can you please verify is the issue is happening at this moment ? And if so, does the list have any special configuration ? or just out of the box ?

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can you reproduce the issue as we speak ?

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I can reproduce the issue. It is an "out of the box" list. I created a sitepage with an link to the list. After that I opened the SharePoint iOS App -> navigated to the site page and clicked on the link to the sharepoint list. Now the list opens in the "app browser" and the view is broken.

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thanks.

i was able to repro.

 

Will update the thread once i´ve got updates.

 

Currently a possible workaround is to use classic and not modern ux.

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Hi,

 

any updates on this issue? I've just stumbled on it also.

 

Thanks

 

Damien

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I have this problem in Android too.  Interestingly I have one modern list that renders fine on the SharePoint app (with names listed) and one that does the tile thing.  Both are standard lists that I created to manage two different sets of contents. One is on our main site and one is on a subsite. That is the only difference. I was thinking of saving the working one as a template and then loading it on the subsite to see if that makes a difference or not, but not sure if I will bother or not given that other people see this problem too.

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Hmm, I just noticed that if I go to the list (that was showing as tiles) on mobile via the Sites menu and then go to Lists, the list looks normal. If I click to the subsite through the main site then I get the tile view of the list. So I have a workaround.

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Solution

A fix should reach the tenants in 2 or 3 weeks.

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