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is there any best practice for naming prefix or index when i have more then 100 screen in mockup so i manage properly

currently i use just like following

000 Login 001 Registation

010 Dashboard

020 Profile 021 User Setting 022 Change Password

so please provide me some better way

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As you've noticed, the presented way of enumerating mocks is problematic since you can't exceed a certain number of mocks on the same level of structure, and omitting zeros at the beginning of the ID would cause sorting problems.

Since you already have something around 100 mocks, the simplest solution is to (preferably automatically) add a dash and another 0 before each next digit of your ID; so it would come up with something like that:

02 Profile 02-01 User Settings

You can create as many tree levels as you wish and also, you can create up to 99 mocks on the same level.

For the next time, I'd recommend using folders, so it would look like that:

[Profile]
   Profile.jpg
   [User Settings]
       User Settings.jpg
       Peer.jpg
       [Another tree level]

(square brackets represent folders)

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I like what you've got so far but you may want to edit it slightly to make it more readable. I like to use the 'Work Breakdown Structure' methodology when prefixing because it clearly identifies the parent/child relationship. For example:

0.0 Home
1.0 About Us
2.0 Products
2.1 Menswear
2.1.1 Jeans
2.1.2 Shirts
2.2 Womenswear
2.2.1 Dresses

Source: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Work_breakdown_structure#Coding_scheme

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We use points to distinguish levels. Each level can be infinite.

So you may have:

1
    1.1
        1.1.1
        1.1.2
    1.2
2

etc...

3928
    3928.1
    3928.2

...though I'd argue if you have 100 pages in your wireframes, you may be over-documenting things to begin with--which is especially true if you are using LEAN UX as your tags seem to indicate. LEAN UX encourages less documentation rather than more. :)

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