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How to handle complex preferences form

I'm working on a new feature for an application. The results of a form determine the user preferences which are used to match product buyers with potential brands. For each metric, the buyer can say ...
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UX Project Qualification

As part of a campaign to grow UX project sales, I've been asked to come up with a list of 5 or 6 of questions for a survey. The survey will be sent to potential leads and will help us determine ...
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3answers
45 views

Are wireframes indicative of final layout? [on hold]

In my office, we had a meeting where the project manager suggested that the wireframes were not the final layout. In theory, while I think this is somewhat true, in that the UI designer might modify ...
3
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2answers
33 views

Make predictions on network configuration data based on IP

I am currently designing an interface for a network device, which needs to be configured by network admins. They are able to change the network settings (IP, subnet, gateway, dns), which got me ...
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3answers
236 views

Speed of Users Understanding Symbols / Icons

I'm looking for some research that tries to establish how quickly a user will recognize or understand symbols / icons that they: Have Seen Before Have Not Seen Before Obviously a user will be ...
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2answers
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Truncation design solution for a search result with more than 1000 authors

Three things: In recent years, we have seen a steep increase in the number of papers with authors in excess of 50, and a particularly notable spike in reports whose author counts exceed 1,000 and ...
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I'm seeing a new instant email-validation tool on registration forms — is it new? And what is it?

I've started to see something in the last few months that I don't remember having seen before and want to know just what it is and how it works. When I'm required to register for some BS site (but ...
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1answer
27 views

Are heuristic evaluations valuable?

The literature seems to contradict itself. One side says they're great if conducted correctly (multiple experts) but the other side says even with multiple experts many issues are missed. The gold ...
2
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0answers
8 views

Best way to combine Spotlight-style search with multi-tag selection

I'm having a bit a "UI designer's block" with a personal extension I need to build. I'm currently using Better Bookmark, an incredibly simple Chrome extension that gives me a query-filtered ...
2
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1answer
29 views

Back/Cancel Button on Registration/Checkout

It's generally recommended to place a Back, or Cancel button depending on information committed, on multi-step systems to allow the user to escape a process. It is one of the most basic heuristics ...
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0answers
11 views

Dialog box button behavior based on state

I have a dialog that upon opening performs some data validation (none of the data visible). The dialog is determining whether an action can be taken or not. The dialog has only two buttons - OK and ...
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0answers
8 views

What are the best ux case study about healthcare? [on hold]

Starting from this Fantasy Interactive concept, what are the other great user experience case studies in the field of the healthcare?
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2answers
141 views

Putting mouse pointers on graphic buttons. Good or bad UX?

When the design of the button has a mouse pointer on it, some might say users will be more attentive to the button if they see the cursor and think it is theirs. Others will suggest this is a ...
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1answer
62 views

Single page app - user abandons form

I am developing an AngulrJs single page app with a permanent set of buttons for navigation. Among other things, the user can add some data or edit existing data. What should I do if he pushes a ...
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0answers
31 views

Adding new service (with navigation) to existing layout

I have two navigations in layout (img1): 1. Top navigation with main categories 2. Sidebar navigation for categories subpages - sidebar navigation has max 2 indents I need to put new "service" in ...
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0answers
22 views

Action flow button interaction concept for right-handed and left-handed people [on hold]

Looking for feedback before implementation https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PLJvdMojmU0
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6answers
99 views

circles that indicate the current image index

I just need to know what this is called: Let's say we have 5 images, then we have these 5 small circles beside each other above the loaded image and if we're showing the second image, the second ...
2
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1answer
28 views

Select with accompanied textarea alternative

Problem: I have a requirement that is asking for a predefined list of text that can range from 100-400+ chars, this list should be shown to the user in some fashion and then once one of the items is ...
0
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1answer
58 views

Why do ceiling fan speeds decrease when I pull the chain? [on hold]

A typical 3-speed ceiling fan goes HIGH-MED-LOW-OFF when you pull the chain. Why not the opposite order?
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0answers
19 views

What methods/techniques do you use in the discovery (understanding the problem) stage? [on hold]

In the process design we have a process flow in a high level like: I'd like to know how do you get to understand the problem. Brainstorming, Observing the user, etc... That's the most important ...
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1answer
16 views

Preserve list scrolling in an Android tabbed view?

I'm creating a music player on Android. It has tabs for switching between looking at a scrolling list of Songs versus a scrolling list of Artists. If the user scrolls through the Songs (say to songs ...
2
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3answers
437 views

Are these too many options for a login screen?

Are these too many options for a login screen? Should I try to find a way to present them in separated screens, or show hide different options with an animation? I have the feeling that this ...
0
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3answers
70 views

Input Numbers on Mobile

Some context first. I'm working on a mobile application for law enforcement agencies to track suspects in a real-time manner. When launching a track session, users need to specify how often the ...
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2answers
34 views

Should I log someone in if they enter an already existing user/pass combonation?

Normally, if a user inputs an already-registered email, they are told that it's already taken and offered to switch to the login form. However, if they enter a valid email/password combo, should ...
2
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4answers
81 views

Checkbox or radio button

I have about 20 checkboxes, each corresponding to a data source. The user is able to select 1 or more data sources ("0 or more" is OK too, if it's handy when coding it). The issue is that, almost ...
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1answer
60 views

What is the best way to format time within online events?

My organization's website has an upcoming events tool and we are trying to figure out what is the best way to format time for an event. For example, we currently have the format display like this: ...
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1answer
56 views

Navigation history on scroll in single page applications?

In single page applications many sites use hashbangs in the URL to implement navigation history. However, I recently came across this site: https://design.google.com/form-2014 I scrolled to the ...
2
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1answer
20 views

Request customer uploads before or after checkout

I am working on a website where customers can order a number of products and each product will require several photos (often hundreds) to be uploaded by the customer - the number of photos varies ...
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0answers
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Why do websites put an overlay of dots on their images? [migrated]

On the following websites: http://www.the215guys.com/, http://saffronindianbistro.com/ there is a repeated pattern of black dots over the jumbotron images. What is the reason for the overlay of dots?
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29 views

How to design an app that is heavy in modal view?

I am currently designing an iOS app that is supposed to digitize a paper form. The problem here is that the task requirements makes the modal view nested. IE: A client (EG: Starbucks) has many sites ...
2
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1answer
73 views

What is a full-page navigation page called?

First of all, new to this side of stackexchange, this may not be the correct area to ask this question - and if that is so I would like to apologize in advance. So, I was searching around for ...
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0answers
17 views

jQuery sortable with horizontal scroll

What are everyone's thoughts regarding the use of horizontal window scrolling combined with jquery's sortable. We have 'X' number of columns, and inside are little widgets which can be sorted into ...
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1answer
36 views

How to allow users to select “no dates” (zero value)?

I am working on a project where I report time on different project like this: I check the dates, and I select the project I want to report the time onto. It's all good, but what if I do not have ...
2
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3answers
74 views

Notify a user why nothing happened

I'm writing a content filtering application that operates at the hardware level. The UI is basically out of the picture once the user starts the filter, as it is hidden in the windows task tray. As a ...
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1answer
63 views

Intuitive Active / Idle / Off status button

I have a requirement to visually show the three status of Active / Idle / Off status for devices. I somehow convinced with switch design as you can see in the below illusion, not fully satisfied ...
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0answers
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How to Swipe a entire row in a vertical table from left/right? [on hold]

I am creating a vertical table with one row data at first, but when i tried to swipe it from right to left the second row data should be on visible row with css transition effect.I can able to get the ...
0
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2answers
32 views

The best way to represent simultaneity in storytelling

What is the best way to represent many events at the same time in UI in order to perform a storytelling? Do you have some source of inspiration? Some examples of application of this case: 1) I want ...
0
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1answer
18 views

Showing a lot more content within a model box

I'm working on a single landing page where content had to be shown in a model box. also this content has more content under it. but it's too much to show all together in one modal box i've to work ...
3
votes
1answer
72 views

Dropdown with complex hierarchy UX best practises

The problem is to implement dropdown with high complexity. Especially we need to view multi drop down with continents and countries. Search is also required. We implemented solution for it but it ...
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0answers
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Has somebody ever used Mockplus? [on hold]

guys! Have you ever used Mockplus http://www.mockplus.com/ to create prototypes/wireframes? I just come across it on the Internet, but have no idea about it. After all, no experience with it before. ...
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0answers
15 views

How to make a good content strategy for our media site(s)? [on hold]

My company is making a content strategy for all our products. They are mostly media sites, and I find a lot of the information unsuitable for our type of business. Our products: A starting page ...
3
votes
3answers
80 views

What is the best way to display deleted/removed file to viewer?

Scenario: A viewer make some bookmark of document that he can view. Then manager archive this document. Output: The viewer now can't view his document that has been bookmarked. File Permission ...
2
votes
1answer
61 views

Using a registered trademark in an action button

Over the weekend I ate at a Red Robin with their new "Ziosk" electronic menu/payment system. The final payment screen asks you to select a tip amount and confirm. Shown below (in a larger, more ...
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10answers
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Can the “$” symbol be safely considered as universal when making a graphic depicting money?

Want to get a sense of any best practices of using the "$" dollar sign in the context of an image in order to depict a universal idea of money. UPDATE: My task was to create an icon/graphic used in ...
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3answers
47 views

Best Mobile Search page approach

I have search bar on mobile app as a full-width popup. My questions is what else should I show with search input field? 1. "Cancel" button 2. "Back" button 3. "Back" button and CTA (Search) button ...
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2answers
40 views

Going to Next Tab in a series of Tabs: refresh view at top of page, or at top of tabs?

Here's the situation: At the bottom of all pages, there is a NEXT button that links to the next Page. There is a series of tabs, of which the tabbed content can be exceptionally long. So, on ...
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1answer
38 views

What's the pros and cons of the arroba @ use to references profile on url

Many services as twitter references profiles as hostname/username. Medium (by twitter) references yours users as medium.com/@username. For me, medium's way is so good because not causes confusion. ...
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2answers
50 views

How to show disabled textfields on a form?

I have an HTML form with some textfields and datetime fields. Some elements should be shown readonly for a user group. Unfortunately, site's base color is gray so I could not use that color for the ...
1
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3answers
137 views

UX: Whats the difference between Save and Apply Buttons?

Can we use both Save and Apply buttons on same dialog box? Looks like the apply button does not have a common meaning for users. For example: I have a global setting and local settings for items ...
0
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3answers
89 views

How to accommodate more items in the same UI

I'm looking into a change request from a client which requires the following. Have a look at the visual below. The clients would like to be able to show more then 5 of the blue boxes (these show ...

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