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What is the best way to collect a yes/no answer to a required question?

We've got a form that asks users if they are U.S. citizens. We want to make sure they answer that question. One idea is to make it a checkbox, like this: Are you a U.S. citizen? [ ] Yes, I am a ...
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12 views

Where can I find a user research video? [on hold]

There was a website that hosted a short series of videos about UX and the UX process. One of the videos was talking about how you should conduct yourself during a usability study. In the video a woman ...
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1answer
24 views

Should I create my own Windows Dialogs to match my application's style [on hold]

It's a pretty simple question I guess. I'm fairly new to UI design. I'm generally a programmer, but I've been putting a lot of thought into my most recent project and I think I've managed to make a ...
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0answers
53 views

What are the most effective icons to use so that users don't need extensive walkthroughs/tooltips? [on hold]

I'm designing a user interface for a type of printer. My goal is to create a simple, easy to use screen for users who are not usually tech-savvy. Because of the limitations (either inherent or ...
4
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4answers
73 views

Are there accessibility guidelines or good-practice standards?

Very novice web-developer here designing a web-site for my new employer (US). I've been asked to ensure the website is accessible to avoid any potential legal issues. I went looking for specs and ...
5
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3answers
154 views

How to offer multiple filter options when technically constrained to one?

The Scenario I have 2 filters - Filter 1 and Filter 2. In Filter 1 users can either select multiple tabs or enter something in textbox and click Search Tag button. Doing this will do ajax call and ...
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1answer
62 views

When should a modal-dialog get its real-time data?

I have a page which displays some data stored in a database (furthermore defined as "dynamic data"). A modal-dialog also exists on the page which contains some other related dynamic data. The data is ...
3
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2answers
49 views

Grid action button selection

Problem statement: 1. Need to select individual row and Copy. 2. Need to select multiple rows and Copy. 3. Need to select items from different page (Pagination) and Copy. 4. Need to select all items ...
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4answers
141 views

Should password field be cleared if Captcha is wrongly entered?

On registration screen there are 3 fields: Email, Password and Captcha. User has entered valid email and password but has entered wrong Captcha. Here an error message specific to the wrong Captcha ...
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2answers
65 views

What is the best way to show additional information on a single word in a block of text & how should the user know about it?

If I have, say, a long paragraph of text and there are certain words that I want the user to be able to tap to reveal a lot of extra information but within the same page, how do I do it ? ...
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2answers
76 views

What are the differences between Hierarchical drill down navigation & Hierarchical multi-level navigation

What are the differences between Hierarchical drill down menu & Hierarchical multi-level menu? it seems there is a thin line between these two. Please help me with examples which navigation ...
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Mobile app navigation: Back vs. cancel

I am designing a mobile app in which there is at least one multi-step process. Throughout the app, I want the back button to mean back one step, but not up a level in information hierarchy. During ...
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1answer
78 views

Where i can read more about UI tricks [on hold]

I'm looking for book or maybe blog about UI tricks. What i mean when calling UI tricks? Is for example when you have a black text and light background and in site area i do reverse trick like put ...
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2answers
75 views

How to design multi-level navigation menus for web and apps

We're creating some applications that need a multi-level menu navigation. This navigation menu should be presented in these environments: Web (large browsers) Web (responsive for devices) Android ...
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2answers
16 views

User behaviour when user closes prompt and returns to video which is paused in the background?

Scenario: User is viewing a video. User can add annotation at desired time frame in the video. User can do this by tapping a button displayed on the video player. Tapping the button displayed user a ...
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2answers
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What's the best method to show how many enquiries are made for each pillow per week?

Say, I've a website that sells 350 different types of pillows from all over the world. Each week, there would be X number of people enquiring about the different pillows, and I would log the ...
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2answers
51 views

What is the best way to show total sales and breakdown of the total? [on hold]

Basically, I need to show the total amt of sales made each week. For this case, let's put the figure at 200. Now, I need to further breakdown this figure and segment them according to salesperson. ...
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0answers
12 views

Call to action on mobile app home screen and widgets [on hold]

Hello fellow designers. I am working for the german lotto ticket reseller for almost a year. I am responsible for the responsive website we develop in-house. Since the native iOS and Android app is ...
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0answers
19 views

Cannot set font-size on “mobile-site” [on hold]

I have a WP site which should not be responsive (I've removed all viewport meta and @media styles) but still I have problems controlling the font size. The below picture is how it looks like on a ...
3
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3answers
95 views

Should we ask User details/preference before or after Sign up in a Mobile App?

What is the best practice when it comes to asking user details (height,weight,Age,Country). Should it be before signing up or Immediately after signing up ? (To avoid low conversion rate, user ...
2
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5answers
88 views

How to prioritise features for mobile devices?

When you build a mobile client application for enterprise software, how do you decide feature/ function priority from a UX standpoint?
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3answers
101 views

Booking barber/hairdresser appointments for multiple people

I'm working with a client that wants to allow users to book barber/hairdresser appointments through a web app. Users will be able to book multiple appointments on different dates/times. I'm trying to ...
2
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1answer
11 views

Best configuration for printing a cheat sheet

I'm writing a three columns (Portrait) cheat sheet using LibreOffice 4.2 on Ubuntu 14.04. The text is tiny: 7pts, with the best font I could find: Nachlieli CLM. That font is the most dense, clear ...
3
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2answers
64 views

How Do You Know When It's Ready for Developer Hand-Off?

In trying to understand the UX Process, I was wondering how do you know when your design (which has been prototyped and tested) is finally ready to go to the coders for development? Also, after the ...
3
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5answers
153 views

How to handle the cover when a photo album opens straight to the lightbox?

Think of a situation when one or more albums are represented by a single image. Clicking a album will not result in a navigation to the album's own URL. They open in the lightbox right away. The ...
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0answers
17 views

What kind of websites should i build in third world country? [closed]

I read a lot of books about marketing, but they are for developed countries ! I live in a third world country, I'm a freelance Self–taught software/website developer, Lately the prices of internet ...
3
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2answers
57 views

User Interface design for HTML based mobile applications [on hold]

I'm currently working on the User Interface design for a responsive mobile app that is being coded using html. This is the first mobile app development project for me as well as my Head of Engineering ...
0
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3answers
66 views

Material Design: list items or cards to display a large collection of elements?

I am developing a web application targeting desktop using Material Design and I am now facing a dilemma. The layout of the application is rather standard: toolbar on top, left sidebar and large ...
3
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4answers
222 views
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Designing an expandable UI with plugins

I'm working on a game server, that will allow mods and plugins to be installed. I'm also working on a creation kit, or content management suite (CMS), to aid in the design of various aspects of the ...
2
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1answer
52 views

How much can we trade off between productivity and UX? [on hold]

This scenario is happening in our company. More than 15 business-oriented, data-driven applications are getting built, that commonly show charts, lists (with filtering and paging), entry forms, and ...
0
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0answers
20 views

From a Product Design perspective, what can be examples of UX Design Goals/Assumptions? [on hold]

I am in the process of figuring out UX Goals/Assumptions for a new product to be build. Any examples of what it can include from a UX perspective?
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1answer
67 views

What is the best way to show the user they have watched a video?

I'm created a Rewards site. Users can watch videos to earn points. The problem, users want to skip the entire video to earn their points. Therefore, the mechanism for earning points is based on time ...
0
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1answer
39 views

Material Design Icon to represent spots left at an event [closed]

I'm looking for a material design icon to represent the amount of spots left at an event and struggling.. Any help would be verrry much appreciated. Thanks!
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2answers
35 views

Double clicking action buttons as confirmation

I know it actually depends on the situation. But my colleague insists of using popup dialogues as confirmation and found it counter-productive(or am I wrong?) Users are to make checklist which ...
4
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2answers
63 views

Usability of expandable footers on responsive websites

My coworkers and I were discussing what might be a trend in e-commerce websites: expandable footers. Here's an example from Topshop.com: And when expanded: I poked around for research or ...
4
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4answers
66 views

How to emphasize that downloads may be a malicious to users?

These applications allow cyber security professionals to access files that are involved in reported malicious online incidents. This is the part of a larger service offering to these users. 99% of the ...
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0answers
19 views

Anyone using Marvelapp for showing mockups to clients? [closed]

I'm in a company that's doing web designs, and they are still using the old method of design-in-Photoshop, save as JPEG, and then upload the JPEGs to Marvelapp, add hotspot linkings to the navigation ...
4
votes
1answer
40 views

Best Way to Time Users Performing Physical Activities With Mobile Application?

I work in enterprise UX and need to measure metrics for how the usability of our future application will have improved work performance among users. The system the users use today does not record a ...
3
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0answers
29 views

Should modals/lightboxes/panels/etc. remain open on reload? [on hold]

I was just visiting a certain site where I clicked search and a full page overlay search box came up. I wasn't getting results and didn't feel like hitting backspace a bunch so hit refresh and the ...
1
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1answer
34 views

What are the go-to control colours, besides Red, Green and Blue? [on hold]

When I, for whatever reason, think about most distinctive colors, the first ones that I'd use are the red, green and blue. But which ones should I use if I need more than three? An example I could ...
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2answers
18 views

Save untested connection when testing is possible?

I have an admin console where I can add configure different data sources for my web application. The page looks like this : Some of my queries are : What is the ideal scenario for test and save ...
4
votes
3answers
152 views
+50

Help for first visit on a website

On my website, there is a top-menu feature that I would like that a new visitor sees and understands immediately. Maybe only 10% of the visitors will use it (that's why it doesn't deserve a bigger ...
3
votes
3answers
55 views

Logging (already registered) user through registration form?

In this scenario, Login and Registration form both have same fields: Email and Password. However both forms are on different pages. By default, Registration form is displayed when user lands up on ...
3
votes
3answers
75 views

What's an alternative pattern for a dropdown with between 150 to 215 characters per option?

In my screen I have 3 sections, and on each section I have different elements to take input from the user. In one of the section I have a dropdown menu to select a predefined option. The options are ...
0
votes
5answers
42 views

Whats the different between Use Case (in Software Development Process) vs User Goal (in Usability Testing)

My background is system analyst, but while learning UX processes I have faced several things that confuse me; one of them is the differences between User Goal that is used in usability testing and Use ...
62
votes
10answers
7k views

Why is text justified in newspapers, but not on the web?

As per UX studies, which say you should not justify text on the web. In that case, then why do newspapers justify text? Dyslexic users read newspapers and magazines as well. What is the difference ...
0
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0answers
37 views

Example for offers redeeming applications [closed]

I am in the research phase for building a mobile application that serves the users in redeeming offers and discounts from nearby places/venues. I've been looking for example applications to learn more ...
0
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0answers
13 views

How to label site language toggle? [duplicate]

Basically I'm choosing between two options for labeling a control that toggles language in the interface: Currently: English | Spanish Proposed: English | Español It makes sense to me that if ...
3
votes
2answers
110 views

What is the best location to place an identity context control (avatar, name, sign out button)

I'm working on a (web) design that implements both an identity (user) context, and an organization context -- similar in the way that GitHub allows you to log in as yourself, then be a member of one ...
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vote
2answers
29 views

Picking an optional maximum (Android)

I'm looking for a way for a user to set a maximum (optional) number for creating an object via a form. I was thinking of using a NumberPicker, but this requires that I set a top end right? I was ...

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