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There are examples on the web with actions within a clickable area. Does this create an issue with users mistakenly clicking a delete or close button vs the actual area?


Chrome: close tab button within tab. Youtube: delete button within tag.

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Can you be a bit more explicit on your question? Because the answer to the question on the subject is; yes. But the development of the question is not clear, so in the end, I'm not sure what exactly is it that you are asking. –  PatomaS Feb 7 at 0:40
Yes to which? Is it easy to use those buttons, or do users accidentally click one when they meant to click the other? Or both? I want to know if having a smaller button within a larger click area creates a frustrating experience for users. –  helloworld Feb 7 at 1:26
What I mean, is that you have completely different questions on the title and the text of the question. Yes, buttons are easy to use, yes, sometimes small buttons get clicked by mistake, yes that creates issues, like frustration. Now if what you want to ask if in a situation like the tab area/bar on a browser people click on the closing button instead of selecting the tab, that's the kind of question that can be made much more clear. The answer to that would be that it's not the most common situation, but it happens and people get annoyed, yes. –  PatomaS Feb 7 at 5:05
I think this question is interesting, but needs improvement and expansion. Indeed: please bring the question in the header and the body in line with each other, so that a "yes" is a clear answer. –  André Feb 7 at 8:19
I totally see why the question is unclear now. When I think of ways to expand on this question (alternative solutions?) I'll redo it, but nothing comes to mind at the moment. Thanks! –  helloworld Feb 7 at 21:29
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