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What is the best way to represent a list of documents on mobile? I am designing a mobile web application developed in SharePoint. What are some must-have features for a documents page?

Details + Specs

  • I am designing for mobile phones
  • Documents need to be viewed, downloaded and shared; assume not editing or uploading for now.
  • Number of documents would obviously be limited by the size of the mobile screen. Perhaps displaying 8-10 at a time.
  • I want advice on what kind of display is optimal - should I use sorting and filtering? How should I represent the share and download buttons?
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I can't answer this question because it's too broad. Just viewing docs? Upoload as well? Even editing? How to browse? How many? Mobile phone or mobile tablet? ... and probably more. – virtualnobi Jun 12 '14 at 12:37
In addition to @virtualnobi What is the goal of your app? Who are your users? Why do they (want to) browse your list of documents? – JonSpr Jun 12 '14 at 12:51
Gee, I knew I had forgotten some... ;-) – virtualnobi Jun 12 '14 at 12:57

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