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sarcigon 03-18-2010 10:15 PM

Opera Mobile 10 Runnig W/ a Safari Mobile String
 
I successfully changed the custom user agent on Opera Mobile 10 to the iphone's browser because most websites are designed to run on the iphone - and honestly they look better and run better.
The issue I have is when I'm viewing a site, it doesn't fit on my TP2 screen, I have to move it around to be able to see all the info on the screen.
I have included some screen shots for a better explanation and understanding.

HOW CAN I FIX THIS?
HOW CAN I MAKE OPERA MOBILE 10 SHOW ME THE WEBSITE FIT TO SCREEN?

The TP2 screen resolution is 480x800.

I compared a couple of screen shots to see if I can figure this out, but I'm not a developer or programmer.
Can someone help?

Thank you.

IPHONE: http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4047/...d304b655_o.jpg
TP2:http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4046/...3be7c4f7_o.jpg
http://farm3.static.flickr.com/2744/...d66498b6_o.jpg
http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4019/...3899d780_o.jpg

smileyface22 03-19-2010 12:04 AM

Re: Opera Mobile 10 Runnig W/ a Safari Mobile String
 
How'd you do it first of all out of curiosity? Sorry I don't offer any help tho lol.

sarcigon 03-19-2010 01:43 AM

Wirelessly posted (Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 6.0; Windows CE; IEMobile 8.12; MSIEMobile 6.0) Sprint T7380)

I enter the iphone browser string onto the opera mobile user prefs.
especifically in "custom User Agent"

I works beautifully, except the pages don't fit on my TP2.

WHEN I GET HOME FROM WORK I'M GONNA PASTE HERE THE STRING I USED.

mlin 03-19-2010 01:54 AM

Re: Opera Mobile 10 Runnig W/ a Safari Mobile String
 
That would be sweet, I would love to know how you did it.

Rager02 03-19-2010 02:13 AM

Wirelessly posted (Opera/9.5 (Microsoft Windows; PPC; Opera Mobi/16730; U; en))

yea i would like to know as well,ill thank you soon as on pc version on ppcgeeks.

nrfitchett4 03-19-2010 05:20 AM

Re: Opera Mobile 10 Runnig W/ a Safari Mobile String
 
if you want to use safari, why not get an iphone? they showed in spain that the opera browser on the iphone is faster than safari is.

sarcigon 03-19-2010 03:09 PM

Re: Opera Mobile 10 Runnig W/ a Safari Mobile String
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by nrfitchett4 (Post 1641122)
if you want to use safari, why not get an iphone? they showed in spain that the opera browser on the iphone is faster than safari is.

It's a matter of using the advantages of the browser without having to switch devices or phone companies.
This is what this forums are all about.
If I wanted an iphone, I certainly would have gotten one.

sarcigon 03-19-2010 03:17 PM

Re: Opera Mobile 10 Runnig W/ a Safari Mobile String
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by gmaine02 (Post 1640728)
Wirelessly posted (Opera/9.5 (Microsoft Windows; PPC; Opera Mobi/16730; U; en))

yea i would like to know as well,ill thank you soon as on pc version on ppcgeeks.

Quote:

Originally Posted by mlin (Post 1640695)
That would be sweet, I would love to know how you did it.


This is how to do it:

1- open opera mobile 10
2 - on the navigation bar type: "opera:config" and hit go or enter.
3 - Go all the way to "user prefs" and click on it.
4 - Look for 'custom user agent' (it shold be blank)
5 - and write the following string code: Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; U; CPU iPhone OS 3_0 like Mac OS X; en-us) AppleWebKit/420.1 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/3.0 Mobile/1A542a Safari/419.3
6 - Save it and close the configuration window, that's all.

bedoig 03-19-2010 04:20 PM

Re: Opera Mobile 10 Runnig W/ a Safari Mobile String
 
It's just a function of different device resolutions and the zooming in Opera. You can probably get close if you play with the default zoom options.

sarcigon 03-19-2010 04:35 PM

Re: Opera Mobile 10 Runnig W/ a Safari Mobile String
 
Quote:

Originally Posted by bedoig (Post 1642947)
It's just a function of different device resolutions and the zooming in Opera. You can probably get close if you play with the default zoom options.

I did that, but you know it's not the same as to have the website automatically resize itself according to your phone resolution.
There must be a way either by registry hack or hex code manipulation to achieve this.
I know that the code within the browser scripts tell the site what type of resolution the phone is running on, some sites resize themselves beautifully, but others don't.

Can we get some Safari / Opera experts up in this joint?


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