What we found is to leave the styling mode = Simplified. This most closely matches how access point is rendered.
Apparently, the advanced styling mode is primarily for desktop distributions.
It would be better to explain this somewhere or at least change styling mode to
Thanks for the input; I'll have to play around with different options I guess. I'm finding that the multibox in general is not behaving in the simplest of ways regardless of mode. For example, I'm having a hard time even just aligning them with other objects...they line up in Desktop mode but not Web mode. Oh well...
yes, it's a bit of an adjustment. I found it annoying at first but web view helped with alignment and all the other things I can only do in the desktop. I have to think is the reason web view was added. The object positioning and height will also change between desktop and web view - as it seems you have found.
It has it's drawbacks but like all other tech disciplines you learn to work within the framework so welcome to the world according to Qlik.