The extent to which a product can be used by specified users to achieve specified goals with effectiveness, efficiency, and satisfaction in a specified context of use.

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Has Chrome browser chosen the wrong icon for 'Clear'?

I know right or wrong is subjective but the developer tools for Chrome (accessible by pressing CTRL + Shift + I) has a Clear button to delete all values listed. This button is represented with ...
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User assignment based on selecting combobox entry

We have a page where we're assigning available users to a list. In other pages, we use two lists, side-by-side, and use assignment buttons between them to move users from available to assigned. ...
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Color scheme for 1-4 ratings

I am task with shading the table cells containing ratings: Good (1) , Better (2), Best (3), Gold (4) or blank (as in not rated). It is possible that in the future another rating would be added - ...
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What are the correct color codes used to show “Desktop”, “Mobile”, “Tablet”, “Others” on a Doughnut Chart [on hold]

I need to show some meaningful color codes on the Dashboard Doughnut chart which has labels as "Desktop", "Mobile", "Tablet", "Others". The Dashboard already has some tiles showing teal, red, black ...
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Where to put personalized recommendations feature?

I would like to add a Personalized recommendations feature to my E-comm website. Should I add it as a floating,fixed button on the side? Is that considered something users are annoyed by? If I shouldn'...
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Notification banner with auto close need “close(x)” button?

The notifications banner that displayed on top of the screen will disappears automatically in time delay. But I have seen many notification banners with auto close and close(x) button. Is the close(...
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What's the best way to tell a user that the field is a textbox?

The situation: I have to tell the user that those fields are actually a textbox and they have to enter something in that, the one before the red square (amount) is readonly and can't be changed. I ...
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Recommended IA and Navigation Architecture for a single long page scroll?

Website with several pages functioning as a long page scroll determining the optimal navigation architecture. Are there any general usability suggestions for content rich websites with pages designed ...
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Best place for Pricing Section?

I am currently designing a web services websites and i need some feedback regarding to pricing section, I am unsure if it's OK to include pricing table on the landing page or it should be on a ...
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Deciding about labels (Taxonomy in User Interface)

I work for a delivery company and we are creating a new section for our mobile app, which has the following features: Pending reviews of restaurants Order Status Order History Favorite restaurants ...
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how to declutter interface and save functionality?

I have an open-source file uploading desktop app. At some point there is a step, where user needs to choose description fields for files he's about to upload. He needs to have three choices: Yes (I ...
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Should I indicate qualifying categories on the product top-level landing page?

I'm working with a store landing page that displays the main five product categories. All five category images are displayed inline, and are same height and width. Each has an appropriate label and ...
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Download template preview

I have a predefined template with some columns of data, basically should be grid. For example, There are columns like X,Y,Z and and user downloads the template. how do i show the preview of template(...
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What is best to maximize usability: a fixed aside nav or a top fixed nav? [duplicate]

Many websites have fixed menus on the top of the screen so the user doesn't feel lost in long pages that require lots of scrolling. But usually this kind of menu is just a rectangle with text. What if ...
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Show overview and detailed information en same screen?

Do any of you have experiences with changing the overall layout of an application. The existing layout is shown with an overview grid in the top to change the records, and the detailed information in ...
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How to setup the Usability Test and how to evaluate the results?

I am new to UX and trying to learn all the methodologies. I am now learning and understand how setup the Usability Tests and how to hen evaluate the results. Can you please share some of your real ...
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Should usability testing of a competitor's website be a part of your usability testing routine?

I was reading up on best practices on usability testing for websites and a recommendation was that get your participants to do usability testing on your competitors website as well as that would help ...
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Adding and deleteing from saved addresses. How would a user know that swiping means delete?

I’m building an app for smartphones. A feature in the app requires users to enter an address. Normally, the user would touch the text input field and type it in using the system keyboard, but the user ...
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Web animation competitor review

I've been asked to do a competitor review and one of the things I should focus on is use of animations. It makes sense, since it's so popular nowadays. Problem is I can't pinpoint which parameters I ...
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Multi or Single colored rating stars

I'm developing a web application which is basically using 2(3) colors: Magenta White Grey-scales The app is a register for local artists and therofre, the users can rate them. Currently I'm only ...
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How to select items within a faceted filtered search that also includes folders?

We are having a hard time figuring out how to allow users to drill down within these filters with only their keyboard (typing in the search query and pressing enter) when there are also folders. Any ...
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Page navigation help for business application site

I'm making a UX/UI for email service provider software and I'm stuck on how best to do the navigation/controls for this page style: first, you view your email campaigns second, you check a box ...
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How far should UX venture in graphic design territory?

As a UX designer I have encountered situations where UX recommendations were followed in terms of layout, functionality and interaction design. However when it comes to the details of the design ...
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Colours that represent beginner, intermediate and expert

Are there any guiding principles around what colours might represent beginner, intermediate and expert users in a forum site? At first I was thinking green (beginner), orange (intermediate) and red (...
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What is the default or accepted convention for swipe gestures on mobile application

It seem like some applications provide clear labels, icons and call-to-actions that indicate the outcome of swiping gestures while other mobile applications seem to assume a convention or informs the ...
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How can I show that a menu item in iOS has its own Settings?

When you tap on Menu 1, it will take you to a different screen. However, tapping on the cog icon will take you to another screen to manage its Settings. Initially, instead of the cog icon, it said "...
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Modals on payment processes

I am working on app that has payment process. I'm thinking of two options, since it will be mobile: The user taps on a 'Buy' button, and a modal pops up with a payment form. ( /offers/:id ) After ...
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3 Column CRUD layout

At my company we are developing an windows desktop application (WPF) and we are using 3 column as default of our system CRUD's. In the first column, at the top there is the buttons to add " + " and ...
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Bulk import objects (csv files) into groups

I'm looking for examples of software and best practices around bulk import to groups. To keep the project confidential let's say: John is a private delivery man. He has 20 deliveries today that are ...
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Suggest ways to display diff data for code snippets on a timeline

The overall goal of what I am trying to do is, I am trying to allow the visitor to view the 'lifecycle' of how one snippet of code has evolved over time. They should be able to quickly see how the ...
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on my site I want the form to fill the screen on mobile phones [closed]

I tried setting max-width:95% on my form for screen with max-width:760px, but something is overriding it, maybe because it doesn't see my device as smaller than 760px? Or because the max-width:600px ...
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Should search display results by default or should users land on an empty page?

We are currently redesigning employee search for a web app and we are debating whether the search page should display some employee records by default or not. In my opinion displaying a portion of ...
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Communicating to user that content is associated with a specific record?

Lets say a main page provides navigation to two sections: Doing X and Doing Y. Doing X is associated with a single record, however, Doing Y is associated with zero to many records. Upon clicking Do ...
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How to find community feedback sites for web design and user experience critiques?

One of the ways I improve my website design and good user usability skills is by looking at other people's critiques on websites. I used to like Concept Feedback but it has closed down. How do I find ...
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Integrity of “expand all” when user can expand/collapse children independently

Consider an application that displays a table (of arbitrary length) where the table is comprised of a header that includes an "expand-all/collapse-all" button, and each row in the table includes a ...
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Diving into the world of infotainment and looking for any research on credentialing user via the mobile device? [closed]

Part One: Credentialing users on their mobile device to initiate app usage on the infotainment display Side note: Can't wait for my reputation to increase so I can create tags!
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Notification Count Badge in App overflow

What should be the maximum count for a notification badge in a app and what about when its overflow.
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User choosing frequency-based thresholds

As part of a site's advanced filters, I want to give people the ability to filter based on the frequency of results. i.e. "show only results that occur at least once per month" or "show only results ...
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What is the challenge or resistance of inclusive design being used as a driver for better UX? [closed]

Looking at some of the red dot design award winners from last year, I noticed a particular entry in the communication design category that again highlighted the value of inclusive design in creating a ...
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Better ways to display/interact with text reports

I am working on a financial web application where user needs to generate reports. The reports are text files containing a lot of information (3000 lines may be) and of size 1 MB. I thought of 2 ...
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Is anyone aware of (or has anyone conducted) research into the user experience of 3D televisions?

So it’s official - Samsung has dumped 3D televisions (see cnet). Clearly, if the world’s largest TV manufacturer has dumped 3D, it’s because there wasn’t much of a market for them. Now, I’m no ‘...
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Should I use Collapsible Panels on Landing Page or something else?

I am looking to build a landing page for new users from advertising. On my site, there are several ways to get what you want -- all of them equal weight from my perspective -- but with different ways ...
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Should I use a fixed navigation in a one-page site to improve usability?

Client wants a single page website with a lot of stuff to show. I have no images to show, only text and maybe a couple videos. This is a first version I've been working on: Ok, so my question is: ...
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How to retain users when payment is *not* the last part of the process?

I'm working on a project in government that requires users to fill in an online form and make payment for the service online, but that's not the end — users then have to do some stuff in the real ...
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How do successful UX teams handle features that were influenced by marketing people, but have bad influence on the usability of a web application?

I know many would think or say it shouldn't happen or that a really great UX team doesn't allow it to happen, but the true is it happens a lot (even though successful teams!). I just would like to ...
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How can I communicate that a list item is expandable?

I have a grid list made of cards. Each one of this cards contains 4 list item. If the user tap on the list item, the card is expanded in order to become a hero and to show the contents related to that ...
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Consolidating multiple websites into one: any case studies and UX/IA issues to be aware of? [closed]

Been given the task to look into consolidation three local news websites into one site, and potentially three specialist magazine websites into one. This is not something I've done before, so would ...
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Splitting page layout

I'm working on a website for searching electronic projects. I'm considering two options: A user visits the website and gets redirected to the landing page. The landing page explains what they can ...
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How to AB Test a particular component across the whole site?

I want to do a AB test for the navigation module across the whole site. I know AB/Multivariate tests are usually page specific. Is there any way to do AB Testing across a whole site? So, we can ...