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How to handle the initial state of combo boxes?

New user to ux exchange here, so sorry in advance if this question isn't proper in any way. I'm making a small program for fun to calculate the points in a cribbage hand. Here is the gui that I have ...
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5 views

How do you handle a developer who is prematurely/overly concerned about performance, and willing to sacrifice UX?

tl;dr When you're confronted with a "performance over UX" discussion, what are some techniques you apply to help resolve the problem in favor of UX? Is it even fair to suggest that UX should trouble ...
3
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1answer
96 views

What do the three bars in old installers mean?

Quite many old setups look kind of like this: I always wondered what the three bars in the bottom left-hand corner mean. I really have no clue.
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1answer
23 views

Testing prototype/wireframe and KPi

I have an assessment from a local startup to: Find problems on my site ( what UX method you use to find the problems ) Make suggestions for improvement ( what method you use ) Create a prototype ...
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2answers
81 views

Should I follow Mac or Windows UI guidelines?

In my product am using a modeless dialog box with “OK” and “Minimize” button. Where I can place these buttons on the Top Left or Top Right? If I place on the Top Left it shows am focused only on the ...
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1answer
20 views

2 selected objects - what context menu to display?

I have a similar question to this one. I have 2 different types of objects. When you click on Object A you get a list of contextual menu items available. When you click on Object B you get another ...
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2answers
24 views

How can we improve bluetooth pairing experience?

If you have several devices to pair with, it becomes a painful exercise unpairing and repairing with different devices. For an example, my car's system remembers multiple bluetootb devices, but ...
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1answer
17 views

Indicate label can be tapped to expand (iOS)

I have a flat iOS design for a simple hangman-style game. At the top, there is a label telling how many games have been won in the current session. When clicked, it expands to a page showing ...
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0answers
21 views

Ways of showing linear history

If you are a software developer you're probably familiar with images like this: This is a perfect example of a display for a linear history. I was wondering if anyone has seen other ways of ...
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0answers
22 views

Dealing with large amounts o settings

I have a use case where I need to display a large number of knobs. This is a desktop application. The settings are group-able into higher level categories, but this still leaves 10-20 settings per ...
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0answers
12 views

What are the steps involved in creating prototypes for Mobile apps

Can someone explain clear step by step procedure to create a realistic prototype for Mobile application. Could you explain what are the softwares used for this purpose. How do you bring all the ...
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1answer
19 views

Website mockup in Photoshop, how to create reusable components with dynamic text?

I am making website mockups in Photoshop where I repeat a lot of components such as form buttons. I'd like to create a library of UI components such as a button with the default text "BUTTON" where ...
0
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1answer
26 views

Browser zoom in/out optimization vs. responsive design

I have a situation where we have a website that is designed to be responsive (tablet, phone). Our business stakeholder discovered an issue when the site was zoomed out to 90%. His argument is that a ...
2
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1answer
32 views

Airbnb: gradual engagement on web app but not on mobile app - rationale ?

Airbnb lets you search for places on their web app until you want to contact or book it. Then you have to create an account and go through the sign up process. In the android app, you have to sign ...
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1answer
39 views

Keeping major navigation sticky

keeping important navigation sticky and table scrollable. what will be easier for user 1) To keep the important CTA sticky below the table, or 2) On the top of the table will be more visible.
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0answers
20 views

What are some examples of forum websites with good UX? [on hold]

I am looking for some examples of forum websites that have really good UX.
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1answer
18 views

Website with tutorial-style help

I am developing a website for a client and since it's quite complicated for new users I suggested creating a simple tutorial during the first visit. The background is supposed to darken a bit, one of ...
2
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2answers
129 views

“You app is empty man!” / How to modify UI/UX to stop this kind of feedback?

I own an application aiming to make people meet each other around activities/outs. There are two ways of suggesting an activity/out to other members: Inviting anybody at once. All members would ...
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0answers
41 views

Use of uppercase in navigation. [on hold]

Is it preferable to use uppercase in navigation on an online application for bankers and traders?
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1answer
47 views

Modern approach to turn by turn instructions

We're working on a turn by turn navigation system. Most of our users are parcel delivery drivers. They use the software 6-8 hours a day for navigation. So the driver can easily hear 1000 times a day (...
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4answers
29 views

adding an item to filtered table

My project has a table with '+add' button and filtering. The add button opens a dialog to add item, and then to 'save' which closes it too Today I noticed the following flow: Filter table on ...
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2answers
49 views

What is appropriate icons to report something bad? [on hold]

Another UI question: User should be able to report unusual activities to the system admin what icon can i use for that youtube uses "Flag" but I don't see any meaning there.
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1answer
19 views

Group/split form based on user role and button placement

Like the title say... Say there are 4 different role of user (Warehouse Staff, Sales Staff, Purchasing Staff, Managers) that need to edit an [Item]. And the fields in [Item] form that can be filled ...
2
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2answers
63 views

Notify the user that all form fields are required

I've been using React for a while now for creating forms, and for some reasons I cannot do some inline validations because I'm not yet that experienced on self-created inline validations and I'm also ...
0
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1answer
26 views

What's the best way to determine success metrics?

You have a user pain point that you're trying to fix. There's a 50% drop-off on this one particular page, and your job is to reduce that. How do you determine that your design is a success? When the ...
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0answers
39 views

An enchanced bottom menu for mobile

Since the hamburger menu is slowly starting to bleed out I was wondering about including the bottom menu in my website projects. Now the bottom menus usually do justice for 6 or less elements, but I ...
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1answer
19 views

How do you log/discuss insights gained from session recording/tracking/etc (e.g. Fullstory)?

We’ve got all these great sessions to work with, but no system in place to keep track of the most common/interesting issues and behavior patterns so we can see the bigger picture, discuss and ...
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3answers
51 views

How do I make extremely basic data look presentable?

I have a modal that is so boring and ugly I cannot stand to look at it. In a user table, the user can press a button to view all details about the user (the table only shows name, role, etc). This ...
1
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2answers
61 views

Optimal image size for retina - beauty image

We are supporting hi-res displays on our website. We also have large header/beauty images on each page, so I made them 1400px wide - under 350KB - JPGs. I think it's a good balance between quality and ...
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0answers
28 views

what is the best practice for “more options” section for a toolbar

i have a drawing app which has couple of tools presented in a toolbar on top (pencil,marker, text...etc.) i need different set of options (if any) for every tool like color selection, width or opacity....
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0answers
33 views

OAuth Login for Enterprise

I am designing the architecture for an Enterprise SaaS application and wanted to know if there is a disadvantage to only providing an OAuth type of login. This is not a third party authentication ...
0
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0answers
4 views

Study or paper about online forum usability [on hold]

Today there are good examples on how to design a good discussion board or Q&A Service with social navigation etc. (Stackexchange, Discourse, Reddit, Facebook) after searching a few hours I can't ...
1
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1answer
20 views

What does “transaction flows” mean?

I just read a line that included the phrase: ...designing transaction flows for the web. In the context of UI design what does "transaction flows" mean? Does it literally mean a process of a ...
1
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1answer
42 views

Adding/removing/editing an item within a wizard. What happens when I cancel item

I have one UX challenge. I have one layout, it isn't wizard, but it works like wizard. So we have flow. First you select one item, then you must click to edit this item, and then you can reorder/add/...
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1answer
28 views

how to design mobile application interface [on hold]

Im a newbie here. and i hope Im asking in the right place. I am a newbie web designer and i like start designing mobile application for iOs and Android. how does it work? is there any programming ...
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2answers
85 views

Going directly to page vs clicking on a button to go to that page

On my website i have a tab menu which has 3 tabs across. The third tab takes them to a table where they can view their subscriptions to a certain product. This is where I'm scratching my head should ...
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6answers
2k views

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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2answers
114 views

Best Practice of radiobutton alternatives

Ok I need to add a new filter option to my page. The first option to choose are steps (6 steps in total) and the second one is the desired status of the steps (Success, Warning, Info, Error). You ...
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0answers
33 views

Is there a way to get the shipping address from GPS? [on hold]

I am trying to develop a good mobile e-commerce experience and I would like to simplify the process as far as I can. Can I get the shipping address from user phone GPS ? and what are the limitations (...
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0answers
18 views

From where the idea of User Experience Design Evolve? [on hold]

I want to know the point where we turned up with a term "user experience" not visual designing.
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0answers
29 views

Windows 10 desktop-only ux guideline AND show case applications [on hold]

I was previously developing Android apps. There we have the very detailed specification of the Material Design AND there are apps like Google Mail, Google Drive, Google Docs, Google Calender that ...
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0answers
20 views

Font Awesome Icon custom background [on hold]

I am using a font awesome icon in my webpage, fa-repeat, to be specific. I want to add a background-color to the icon but unfortunately, I am not able to do so. Can we NOT custom the background of a ...
1
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1answer
49 views

Rule of thumb for tables versus “blobs” to display data?

What's a rule of thumb for when use rows and columns (i.e. tables) versus single or multi-line "blobs" to display data? I swear I'm right on the fence for several screens of a complex administration ...
0
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1answer
34 views

Why doesn't YouTube automatically focus on the player? [on hold]

People constantly complain that they press space while watching a YouTube video and because they weren't focused on the player (i.e. hadn't clicked inside it) it scrolls down instead of pausing as ...
1
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0answers
27 views

best practices for playing video instructions for illiterate/computer illiterate users

My team will be deploying a piece of software to users who may be illiterate and computer illiterate, and ten to twenty users will likely share the same computer, account, and copy of the software. We ...
3
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3answers
39 views

First column href or edit button per row in table?

Im building I table and I need an advice in which technique is the most recommended and why. I currently have an "edit" button at the end of each row , but I believe adding a link on the first column ...
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1answer
62 views

Design Suggestions on side bar navigation

This side bar navigation lets users click on a specific graph and it takes them by having the webpage scroll to that graph. Any Visual Design suggestions to make the side bar look better. The white is ...
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0answers
24 views

What steps do you take to apply the Lean UX methodology in healthcare? [on hold]

I'd like to hear how user experience designers are applying Lean UX in the healthcare industry. To me it seems like the industry is not as fit for Lean UX for a number of reasons: Physicians are ...
1
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0answers
38 views

What is the best way to build visual boolean queries? [duplicate]

What are some good examples of building complex boolean queries? The requirements for the interface would be: The user is able to use AND, OR, and NOT statements The user is able to next queries in ...
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1answer
23 views

material design: secondary toolbar elevation

the guidelines for toolbar say: Toolbars appear a step above the content they affect. It also says that the toolbar can share seam with the content (unless scrolled), in the waterfall variant. ...

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