New answers tagged error-message
Personally I get very frustrated when I am, without explanation, prevented from setting options that seem sensible to me but of course trying to come up with a sensible explanation of what not to do that covers everything is often impossible without making the explanation so generic that it is useless. In your specific case it might be worth having an (...
This feels like the time to use a modal. This is something that impedes their progress and aside from fixing a typo in the card number they provided, they can't remedy it through your UI. That seems like sufficient reason to take precedence over the form data and "force" them to read the message.
You can show a separate screen where you will be showing unsaved or saved items (any of them) though I will recommend to show unsaved items. If in each step something is not saved, it will appear there with some small indication(without individual errors)., list of unsaved items will be available for the user and while clicking on an item, again the ...
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