1. sisqo88's Avatar
    Before the 8.1 update I was able to surf on desktop mode trough the internet.
    But know after the update I can't this makes me so angry. Just 5% of my visited sites opens in desktop the rest in mobile version. I selected under settings Desktop Mode but alot websites open in mobile format -_-+
    And Microsoft couldn't fixed the smallest issues within 2 years for example in some websites if you click the search field than the browser opens a advertising website and I have to click the back button and if I click it again than it opens again so I can't use the website because of this issue Microsoft is it so hard that the crappy advertising web site get opens on a new tap man I'm so angry with this two issues
    04-14-2014 02:08 PM
  2. RoarinRow's Avatar
    I noticed the same thing too, specifically with Facebook. It redirects me to the mobile version of Facebook. I just found a fix. Inside the mobile version at the bottom left there is a hyperlink for the Desktop mode. I clicked that and all is well again. Whew. Scared me for a sec.
    04-14-2014 02:14 PM
  3. sisqo88's Avatar
    Yes I've got the same problem with wpcentral for example and they got luckily a link to the full page but bot every webpage got this
    04-14-2014 03:44 PM
  4. panchovx's Avatar
    Going back to 8.1 for this reason. I'm pissed off
    08-20-2014 05:22 PM

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