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Should we give the user a heads up about an external action wrt the app's context in iOS?

In our application, we offer the users an option to login with their facebook credentials, through facebook's login UI. Upon logging in the user can use the app in read-only mode (with respect to ...
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How to handle navigation that occurs inside a Tab in iPhone

I'm confused on how to handle navigation inside tabs in iPhone. Questions: Once the post is created, does it belong in the create tab? If it doesn't, how an 'orphan' page should behave in ...
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Log Viewer UI improvement [on hold]

I am in the process of designing a UI for a Log viewer. This takes a type of .log file, parsers it - displaying the contents in a easy to use format. The UI has gone through several iterations and I ...
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OSX- What is the right term for adding a postfix to a file when it is downloaded a second time?

e.g. If your FTP a file you can either overwrite a file or write another version of that file. Typical "-1" is added to the file. What is the right term? Browsing learns that "Increment" is a possible ...
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how to show multi delete in a list view in an ios app

i want to delete multiple row in a list view. how should it be designed? Swiping the row and showing check boxes is a good idea?
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What's the most intuitive graph to display the largest changes?

I was thinking of implementing a column chart with two bars for each item displaying the current month and the previous month values.
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Is print queuing intuitive? [on hold]

In every system I know of, users are allowed to print documents while the printer is in use by another user, or out of paper/toner/ink, or warming up, or otherwise not ready to print the document. In ...
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Complex data input form on mobile device

I need to create an Input form that allows a user with a mobile device, to insert informations with this structure: output = { context: ‘Context Title’, products : [ { name : ...
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UI for selecting custom colors in an app

What is the standard color picker component for selecting and changing colors in an app?
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102 views

Best control for display boolean readonly data

Now we are using readonly checkboxes for displaying some information about other users: Mike Angel And I feel that using input elements for displaying readonly data is wrong, but I cannot think of ...
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Touch-screen equivalent wording for 'scroll'?

When referring to 'scrolling' up/down a page it is intuitive to use the word 'scroll' on a traditional screen (non-touch), because of the mouse scroll wheel etc. Is it as user-friendly to refer to ...
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Looking for onboarding examples for physical devices [on hold]

I am looking for some good examples of onboardings (as seen recently in many online systems or mobile apps) in physical world or which at least start in physical world and then continue in a device ...
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Pattern for showing the dependency with dependent fields below a radio button or checkbox?

I have a form where there is a field with two options. Depending on which option is chosen, there are 1-4 additional fields that need to be filled out, as shown: I think there are two problems ...
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Visualizing version-controlled hierarchical data

What would be the best way to visualize versioned hierarchical data in an interactive application? Let's say we have the following hierarchical data, where the capital letters identify the objects, ...
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Alternatives to Microsoft Ribbon design in WPF?

We have a WPF application that makes use of the Microsoft Ribbon technology. What started out as a simple application, now has many tab groupings etc., which is contributing to a bloat in the number ...
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What is the best practice for images on websites? [on hold]

I am using right now svg images, because it looks great at any size, but not all the browsers has support for this. So, it is a better practice work with .png/.jpg?
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Best way to connect social profiles to new user account during the signup process?

Let's say the user signs up for a service using their email address, but then wants to link a social media account or portfolio or two to their account. What is the most efficient way for them to ...
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What are the considerations of allowing users to change their usernames? [extended] [on hold]

extended from stackoverflow Some applications use usernames and some don't. Some allow changing of usernames and some don't. I would like to know the pros and cons of allowing users to change their ...
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Should Portfolio Site Backgrounds Be Static? [on hold]

I am currently working on my portfolio site, and currently have a color wave effect in the background. It started as just a fun thing, but has become the background to the site, meaning I have no ...
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Change negative checkbox labels to positive?

I know that the ideal state would be to use positive connotation for checkbox labels as in [✔️] do this rather than [✔️] don't do this The system I am working on has many checkboxes in many ...
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How should I show a survey?

I want to take a survey and show some kind of popup saying 'Do you want to participate in ...'. The problem is that when I get that kind of popup on a site, I'm annoyed as hell. So what is an ...
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How can I convert CSV file with product categories(520) to a visual map? [on hold]

I have to optymize product categories in e-shop, so I got form IT an CSV file with categies ID, where the child categories have number of their mother category-id..:) There are about 520 ...
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Best way to ask user to select either image or color

What is the best way to ask user to select either image or color. I made one is it the correct UX UPDATE Users can select multiple images or a single color UPDATE Actually from this interface I ...
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How to make a menu discoverable with the right icon on e-commerce mobile?

i'm designing an mobile site ecommerce. On a meeting i've seen the last wireframes developed (see image) of the topbar detail. The right icon show a lot of different actions (like cart, my account, ...
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How to tell a user that part of an import was unsuccessful [duplicate]

At the company I work for each week the back office needs to import a CSV file that contains about 50 rows of customer information (new customer, customer details, addresses and others). Sometimes ...
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Is “Mobile First” still relevant

I was discussing a new web application project, for deployment at a client site, and talking with a web guy about how "mobile first" is so great when someone asked "Why?" It got me thinking, as ...
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why in the upper left corner of the desktop, not the mouse cursor disappears, and all the rest is lost? [on hold]

Good day, why in the upper left corner of the desktop, not the mouse cursor disappears, and all the rest is lost? (operating system windows 7)
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Vertical side menu for only two buttons?

Enterprise Software product – the console is web based. The product is built by two modules: - First module (Module A) has vertical menu (on the left side) with 6 buttons (Icon + text) - Second ...
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Where should we redirect users to after sign up?

I'm working on a service project like Invision, Trello or UX Pin. The home page is just for showing what our service is about and we have a Profile page which is like Dashboard. I just wonder what's ...
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108 views

Are the different Stack Exchange sites bad style? [on hold]

It seems to me that it is bad style to have all of the different Stack Exchange sites have different looks to them. They all follow the same general layout, but given that they are all part of the ...
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UX Training Courses in London [closed]

I am interested in attending a UX course within London to gain knowledge on UX (beginners level) from a developer's perspective, and was wondering whether there are any recommended training providers? ...
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3answers
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Should I use questions or statements in my web form?

I'm designing a web form that allows you to schedule events on a calendar. There are about four pages of input required for each event, such as: Name Start date End date Employees involved Budget ...
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2answers
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How can I make the relationship between rows in two tables more obvious to the user?

I have a web page that at first showed a top level goal with a bunch of risks. here is an example mockup: I now realized that since I have a series of events, it would be good to break down and ...
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Acceptable maximum number of steps for sign in or sign up before using the service

Note: This is for a service mainly powered, or should I say funded, by video ads. Not really UX-friendly, I suppose, but what can we do Here's the flow right now: Sign in Home -> Login form ...
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Swipe pattern on a mobile app

I'm developing an app of a culture event of my country. I'm developing for iOS an Android. I'm an Android user and for me is common the swipe-to-left pattern to change screens. I would like to know if ...
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Keynote App - Multiple body in a canvas [closed]

Is it possible to have a multiple Body in a slide canvas? I want to have the behaviour of the Body to be editable with tab indent. Master Slide: Left-Body-default Right-(I just duplicate the ...
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1answer
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What is the accepted best practice for asking for permission to send a user email?

When a user is setting up their profile in my web app, I want them to act on 2 different email settings: 1) Permission to email when another user interacts with them (for example, sends them a ...
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1answer
55 views

How do I handle duplicate content in the site structure?

I'm working on the information architecture of a new website and have an issue about duplicate content. I'm looking at having 3 main sections where users would go into 1 of the 3 sections depending ...
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Unambiguous and compact way to display dates of different timezones in their respective timezones along with daylight information

General Question: How best to show dates in their respective timezones together in an unambiguous and compact way? How to show whether dates are adjusted for daylight savings or not? Scenario: I ...
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1answer
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Has the ☰ (three horizontal bars) menu icon received much adoption outside of the western world?

A lot of web sites use to indicate a button that will trigger a navigation menu. It has, for example, been included in Twitter bootstrap (which is used at over a million sites). It is also used to ...
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55 views

Branding applications

What are some helpful guidelines and/or best practices when branding multiple applications (could also apply to web sites) without just making them all look the same. Edit: The original question ...
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1answer
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What are some good Content Auditing tools or practices around the web? [closed]

I was wondering if there are any other tools out there for content audits. Currently I use MS Excel to create my document which is pretty barebones. If anyone has any suggestions, resources or best ...
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5answers
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Should the “home” button in my app stay there even when the user is on the home page?

I'm developing a web app to be used on mobile devices. I use a home button in our status bar to return to our "home" page. When on this page however, the button will have no function. My question ...
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What are the pros and cons of using off the shelf designs vs a dedicated designer? [closed]

For a web e-commerce business deciding on whether I go for the pre-baked models that Shopify and others have or get a dedicated developer and designer for UX. Also deciding about agency that deals ...
2
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3answers
101 views

Is Responsive Design good for web based software? [duplicate]

I am developing an email software/service similar to gmail and thunderbird, but I am wondering if it is a good idea to have a responsive design or also have apps for different devices?
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2answers
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Categories Description: Secondary Information for Categories

I want to add some secondary information in all products categories in an e-commerce website. The text is around 4-5 paragraphs (sometimes maybe more) and it's something like a description for the ...
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0answers
54 views

UI representation of check boxes and radio buttons [closed]

I am creating a UI design for a product in which i am asked to design a page that has only 2 radio buttons and 3 check boxes. All the page has is only 5 attributes. I am not able to bring out an ...
2
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2answers
77 views

Menus within menus

I've stumbled upon a page on my uni's internal sites that has something where I'm not sure if its a usability issue or not. Here is a sketch of the page lay out. I better not show the actual thing. ...
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1answer
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How to show static (user initiated) and dynamic help text for radio buttons and dropdowns?

I am bit confused while showing help text in a lengthy form. Please refer to the image for below query: Where we can show user initiated static help (left side of the mock): How to show help icon ...
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2answers
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Do short response times increase errors for complex tasks?

I am currently dealing with a summary of "Designing the User Interface: Strategies for Effective Human-Computer Interaction (5th edition)" by Ben Shneiderman & Catherine Plaisant. In this summary ...

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