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I would recommend a simple approach where you show an error or warning icon with a notification on top of it. Here is a rough mockup : download bmml source – Wireframes created with Balsamiq Mockups This ties in very similar to notification panel used by Facebook and informs the user that there is a message or notification he should read to get ...
This is a sweet 404 page by Lego. "Sorry, we can't find that page!"
In user tests of forms we often see people get slightly nervous when we use negative words in error messages - using words like "error" or "prohibited" has a subtle but negative effect on the experience. So we tend to avoid negative words when it is the user's fault we show that something went wrong by using an appropriate color (orange or yellow) next ...
Custom HTTP error pages improve web sites' experience, security To provide a better user experience, create fewer error pages, but ones that are more helpful and easier to understand. In production environments you can show one error page for all client-side problems (4** error codes). Such an error page should be based on the 404 Not Found error and ...
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