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Find below some suggestions you may try : Use horizontal axis for time, much easier to read. Use grey font for hours. They are the less important information on the screen. Use less saturated colors for rooms. Saturated colors create more clutter. Do not repeat the hours in the room bars. They are not necessary. Display continuous bars. If two sessions in ...


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This practice is common in checkout processes, as it isolates the vital information at hand and encourages the user to focus on the action needed. It also helps keep the process linear and avoid confusion as to what action needs to be taken next. I believe in a waiting room metaphor, this makes just as much sense. some interesting reading: Smashing ...


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Instead of viewing the week in the columns, you could show the conference rooms in the columns. Then you can move the day of the week as a dropdown. I would think that most people are trying to schedule a meeting for a particular day and they can select the day, then see which times have room openings. That would de-clutter your chart.


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To directly answer your question, it is better to have the date selector on both the details page and the booking page. There is more than one way to skin a cat and the same holds true for performing tasks in many web and desktop applications. Think about all the ways that you make changes in a word processing app - dropdown menus, keyboard shortcuts, ...


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If it was a smaller page designed for the booking process rather than a big electronic board I'd recommend just displaying one day at a time, with a dropdown to swap between them. But since this is designed to give an overview, my recommendation would be something like this: download bmml source – Wireframes created with Balsamiq Mockups The ...


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I don't think this works well. There are more hour slots than there are days in the week, and the content in a typical slot tends to be wider than it is tall (since it is usually text). When you combine these facts, it means that the information fits better in the traditional arrangement of columns representing days and rows timeslots. Your design also ...



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