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  1. to allow adding of rss feed by url

    I'm unable to add a feed by url. When entering the url into the "add subscription" dialog, upon pressing enter all I get is "No Result found".

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      completed  ·  9 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Show read article when there's no unread article

      Feeds feel really empty when you have "unread only" enable with no unread article, so why not show read article when there's no unread article.

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      • Display old/dead feeds

        The Old Reader has a feature where it lists feeds that haven't been updated for a long time, deeming them dead. A feature like this in AR (or is it AOLR?) would be great.

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          6 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • New mobile version on ipad is awful... What I used to do with 1 tap now takes 3. Have option in settings for desktop view.

          New mobile view on my iPad not nearly as good as old desktop view. For example, marking all articles read in a feed now takes 3 taps instead of one. Generally it all requires more tapping which is unnecessary because the iPad has plenty of screen real estate.

          Why not give user a choice of views by having a desktop view option in settings? Desktop view worked great on iPad until your most recent update

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            20 comments  ·  Tablet  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • In the last day or so, AOL Reader no longer works in Chrome on my Macbook Air.

            The spinning wheel saying "Loading AOL Reader" never stops.

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              completed  ·  1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Google openID service is going away

              I signed my Aol Reader with Google account and recently I received the warning of Google openID service is going away. How can I keep my account when the service shut down?

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                9 comments  ·  API  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Unread count is still wrong

                Hi,

                There has been many similar reports but they all seem to be closed or completed and issue should have been fixed. But it isn't.

                In my case I have a feed where AOL reader says that there are 0 unread articles. It's written both in the left side navigation after the feed name and also in the header above articles. But still there are three unread articles when I click the feed.

                I have tried (ctrl) refresh but the issue is still there.

                46 votes
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                  completed  ·  4 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • After loging with google account ,all my feeds are missing!!!!!

                  I'm always loging with my google account to read feeds.
                  But all feeds are missing today when i login!!!

                  I have not export my opml before and all feeds are missing!!!!

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                    2 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Category headers show old posts

                    With the latest update, categories are showing old posts starting in February. The are marked as read, but they still show up at the top of the list, when sorting Oldest First, Unread Only.

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                      completed  ·  0 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • auto refresh not working

                      Auto-refresh really doesn't work well, if at all. If I leave AOL Reader open, say overnight, I come back and it says I have 140 unread messages. Then I read a feed which says it has 5 unread items. I read the first five items, them, the feed says 0 unread items, but there are unread items below the 5 I have read. So as I go to the next unread item, the feed changes from 0 unread to 1 unread and continues to change from 0 unread to 1 unread as I read through the many unread items AOL…

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                        completed  ·  2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Feeds no longer gray in full view when scrolled past

                        I complained about this issue before and was sent a response that said:

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                        An idea you voted for has been closed!

                        1 vote has been returned to you Go spend your votes on more ideas...

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                        Feeds No longer grayed out when scrolling
                        (No Status) → Closed

                        Hi,

                        This should no longer be an issue. If this is still happening, please contact support for further assistance.

                        Thanks,
                        The AOL Reader Team


                        AOL Reader Help Desk
                        Admin, AOL Reader"

                        Now not only do they not gray when scrolled past, it seems that they are always…

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                          1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Full Screen Capability

                          I'd like to be able to have a keyboard shortcut to go to full screen. The bar at the top takes up so much space. And there are times where I don't need to see the sidebar.

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                            completed  ·  3 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Starred articles are not in the right order

                            Starred articles are not in the right order. The current order does not depend on selected sort order at all. I noticed the problem 2-3 days ago

                            3 votes
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                              3 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • newest first no longer working in all items view

                              Newest First no longer showing unread items first in the list in All Items View of a folder containing multiple feeds.

                              19 votes
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                                2 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • I think the new update broke some of the nav shortcuts (i.e., j/k)

                                If I `ga` to go to all, then I can't use `j` or `k` to navigate.

                                Chrome on Win 8 Pro. Thanks!

                                13 votes
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                                  completed  ·  6 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Selecting the "newest first" option sorts the articles by the time they were imported, not by the time they were published.

                                  Selecting the "newest first" option sorts the articles by the time they were imported, not by the time they were published.

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                                    0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

                                    Hi,

                                    You should no longer experience old posts showing up in your posts. They should be displayed chronologically, at the time they were posted and published. If this does not occur as expected, please contact support

                                    Thanks,
                                    The AOL Reader Team

                                  • Feed doesn't show up properly

                                    The content of this feed: http://www.onthefastrack.com/?feed=rss2 doesn't show up properly. It only shows the small thumbnail instead of the large photo.

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                                      completed  ·  0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • IPad mobile view

                                      Before yesterday your iPad view of reader was just about perfect... It worked well and matched the desktop view. Now you have chosen to use a mobile device view and it is a terrible experience. Please go back to what you were using or provide a choice setting that allows me to go back to the original desktop view. I had settled on AOL Reader as my replacement for Google Reader but this change makes AOL Reader unusable for me. One word for this change... AWFUL. Maybe ok on iPhone, but not on iPad.

                                      37 votes
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                                        7 comments  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • Old post first style of displaying articles.

                                        Please add the feature to display older articles first like the Old Reader.

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                                          completed  ·  0 comments  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • tag

                                          i can't add website in tag,also can't change.

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                                            1 comment  ·  Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
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