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When did the concept of flagging start?

Seeing another question at UX.SE related to flagging, I realized that flagging is always associated to a negative connotation. I understand that Flags are Used to Convey Messages (such as Naval Flag ...
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Why does Ctrl+Tab behave differently in different programs?

In some programs such as IDEs/code editors, Ctrl+Tab cycles through tabs in the most recent order (and in Windows, Alt+Tab cycles through apps in the most recent order), whereas in web browsers and ...
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Are checkboxes with crosses (instead of ticks) safe to use?

Would you consider checkboxes using crosses instead of the standard ticks OK to be used in UIs? There are several CONs (being easily confused with close or delete crosses and wrongly implying there ...
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Dashboard for new users

I would like to ask what is the best solution for onboarding users dashboard. Scenario A when user login i will show them a big image to tell them that must add subscribers. when they add 2 ...
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InvisionApp how can I copy hotspots from one screen to another? [on hold]

I wondering if is possible for me reuse hotspots in InvisionApp? e.g.: I applied one in my home-page to do hover, but I have 100 more screens, can just reuse that? someone know how? I could not find ...
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Should video lightbox “remember” the last video position?

There is a promo page that sells some app or game. It has a grid of thumbnails, click on which shows videos about an app. Something like this: After user clicks on thumbnail, modal (lightbox) ...
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I need horizontal scroll bar with fixed width and right side checkbox [on hold]

I need horizontal scroll bar with fixed width and right side check box. Currently I truncate the text, but I need horizontal scroll without truncate. Refer my sample page is here:- https://jsfiddle....
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How to brand / name a service group that include mobile, internet and ATM banking

We would like to rebrand our alternative banking channels - To start with, we are trying to find a formal but easy to grasp name to represent internet banking, mobile banking and ATM banking. What ...
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Scrollable content carousels. Should the scrolling experience be never ending, or reach a dead end?

I'm in the process of designing a scrollable carousel that contains a row of thumbnail images. Around 5 thumbnail images are visible by default, but there are about 25-30 thumbnail images altogether. ...
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How to show a long loading operation?

In our Material-based app, we have integrated a speech recognition service. Typically when a user reopens our app, the speech recognition session needs to be resumed by either (1) reconnecting, which ...
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User Testing - task definition problem for “Login / Forgot password”

The iOs app that we are building is going to be prototype tested soon in the usability lab and one of the flows we want to test is the forgot password flow to see if users can easily find and use the ...
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Best UI/UX for Multilanguage data inputs in forms

I'd like to know what is the best UI/UX to support editing multilanguage data inputs for forms in an web-application? By multilanguage data inputs I meant, I want the user to be able to input ie. [...
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Users ignore filled in input fields, outdated info pour in

We have a form on our loan application page, on which we take personal and work related information from loan applicants. Users who fill the form are logged in, so we know who they are and fill input ...
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Is it always bad to force users to click to show them your products?

Let me explain. Suppose you have a a lot of products (they might be physical goodies or not - like courses). Here you have some options to display your products: You can create a very long list in ...
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When is okay to use animals or a mascot say a monster, human as a website logo?

I really like some websites when they use a mascot or an animal as part of the logo. But when is it really okay to use them. Some examples:
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How to fill up a side bar which only has a form with 3 fields?

So I have a page where left sidebar takes 25% and the actual thing takes up 75% on the right. Basically a user would select something from the main app and fill out the form in the left side bar and ...
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Better term for “Favorites”

I'm designing some surveillance camera footage. I'm adding a little "Favorites" section where the user could make a temporarily list of camera feeds to save and put at the top of the list, since there ...
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Consolidating Inputs/Tags

Is there an etiquette to consolidating inputs/tags in a platform. For example: 15 people say they work at Washington, Adams and Jefferson in their profile and another 15 people title their work as ...
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Editing and Deleting smart folders

The web app allows users to create smart folder based on which files are displayed. See wireframe below download bmml source – Wireframes created with Balsamiq Mockups How should I go ...
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Is guerilla testing meant to be ad hoc and improvised?

I think any type of research and testing activity should have some planning and structured involved, in the same way that adopting an Agile software development process doesn't mean throwing all the ...
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When is the best time within a sprint cycle to integrate guerrilla user research?

Currently, our development follows three-week agile sprints, while our user research and design are still fairly waterfall. I’m hoping to incorporate some guerrilla user research directly into each ...
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How to make a close button “X” stand out from a image [on hold]

I have an image looks like satellite map where I want to put a close button at the top right corner. What I have now is just a span with "X". It's an 100% overlay on a popup so clicking outside ...
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Accordion interaction

I'm designing for an enterprise level software. The software is a repository for different departments to store their files. The content types are Dashboard and Reports but inherently both of them are ...
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Studies on button text for agreement?

We have an application, that due to factors outside of our control (legal/regulatory), has some very complex rule sets. Because of this, we need users to read a short amount of context on a modal the ...
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Is history-dependent navigation after save/cancel actions good practice?

I'm working on the content editor for a CMS. The user starts from a list of articles: From here they can navigate to two different screens - the pencil button takes them to the actual content ...
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3answers
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Contextual actions in mobile/ios best practices

UX noob here... I am trying to envision the vest way to present the user with actions he/she can perform in specific views of my iOS application. Each view could have different actions. I have ...
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Poker calculator design

This tool is not complete but would like to get feedback Background: A poker calculator is a common tool. Want to know your odds versus known hand or unknown hand. These are not trivial ...
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1answer
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Placement of buttons

I am designing a pop up which will come up after the user has set of a chain of commands. We have a group of 10 items and the first one that can be picked by the client gets processed automatically ...
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5answers
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What is the better way to show these icons selected?

These are the icons we have made for one of the product and these ones are the finalized ones. . But we have a problem as we are unable to get a better way to show the selected ones. One way to do ...
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What is most relevant at category level?

A colleague came up with a question that got some people in our office intrigued. What does 'most relevant' mean in terms of a product category? This makes sense to me in the context of search, but ...
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Accessibility: How to track peoples with disabilities on websites?

Is it possible (and How?) to track people with disabilities on websites? I want to know how much people on my website use a screen reader, use plugins for easier reading and surfing on websites, use a ...
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HTML widgets definition, behavioural aspect and their usage in practise for a web applications

I am looking for the details of html widgets used for building web application, such as Accordion, Container, Grid Layout, Panel, Tabs, Tile, Wizard, Select, Select Locale, Slider, Switch and Toggle. ...
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1answer
48 views

Which is better - recovery “error” message or undo user input?

I'm working on an application that allows users to drill down into the data in order to get visual chart representations. There is the assumption that there will be cases where users are exploring ...
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1answer
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Differentiating between mass & individual status updates (mobile app)?

We are doing an app on delivering parcels to different areas and the status would get updated as the parcels reach certain points. As per the image below, all items (6 lines) are in the same group. In ...
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1answer
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Alternative for dashboard without sidebar?

I'm trying to build an app with dashboard. The app would contain tables, but I don't really know a pretty nice way to display 'em. I'm using MeteorJS, and for the meantime I'm having a problem with ...
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1answer
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Is it correct to have categories as filters?

I am currently working on an internal search application where user will be able to search with in the repository. We have categories and authors for segregating different documents. There can be ...
2
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1answer
34 views

What ux method can I use to verify the success of Subscription Model of my app? [on hold]

I'm currently have an application project but I cannot disclose more information about it. I would like to know what specific methods can I use to verify if the "Subscription Model" idea that I have ...
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Is it bad practice to disable (replace) the context menu?

I'm working on a web platform where users can select/highlight text and perform selection-specific actions on the highlighted text. The current implementation shows a custom context menu on selection (...
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1answer
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Label Actions Using Technical terms or “Plain Word” terms

I am working with an organization that is redesigning software created roughly 15 years ago. At the time the software was very technical, with form labels that exactly match database column titles (ex:...
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2answers
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When do you save and editable form when you have an editable grid that autosaves?

I'm designing a webapp that basically is patient tracking. We are in a claimant's "clip board" and it has all of the patients information. There are forms, and their are some grids. We currently ...
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1answer
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At what grid dimension does a user change his scan pattern from L->R to F?

We know that English-speaking users read from left to right, top to bottom. We also know that on a web page, users scan using an F pattern (https://www.nngroup.com/articles/f-shaped-pattern-reading-...
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Suggest range input (numerical/currency) for dollar amount

I have a new-to-me UX challenge that we're working through that involves a user giving us either a single fixed dollar amount, OR choosing to give us a soft minimum/maximum range. The dollar amounts ...
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How to improve the user experience of an illustrated map?

Are there any recommended suggestions to improve the interaction cost for an illustrated map? More precisely, any time a user clicks on a "point of interest" and then goes back to the map, all items ...
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1answer
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Asking about a single feature using the Kano Model

As part of an evaluation I want to use the Kano model to determine if a feature being added to an existing system is something that will be used or not. Since we are only looking at the addition of a ...
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How to inform the user which folder needs to be selected in a Folder Dialog?

I'm working on a program that can import data that's exported from another program. I'm using a simple input field with a browse button to open a "Folder Dialog" like this The browse button opens a ...
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Handle Facebook error when Facebook does not return the expected number of posts

Background My users are using Facebook groups to sell items auction style. Each week all posts are deleted and new posts added. My app makes a call to Facebook to get posts from their group feed then ...
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1answer
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How to structure the contents of this view so that it is intuitive? [on hold]

I have a circle tab implemented which looks like this. By default, it lists the circles that I'm a member of. When I search, it lists all public/private circles matching the search pattern. ...
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1answer
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Orthogonal user experience (terminology)

I'm looking for information on the term "orthogonal user experience". I can't seem to find anything about it - be it a definition, an article, even just some sort of usage of the term. I am following ...
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What tools are there for creating mockups of a Slack bot? [on hold]

I am looking for tools or PSD/Sketch packs that have the elements to mockup a Slack bot.
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1answer
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How to differentiate between quick sorting and more / expanded sorting options?

How do I clearly demonstrate between quick sort (Image 1) and more sorting options (Image 2, when the user clicks on the sorting icon on the upper left) without having the user think why there are 2 ...

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