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Range sliders has a technical advantage above the input field as it will require less validation in order to make secure. For the very same reason it can benefit the user since a range slider wont raise an unnecessary error due to "malformed" input. Range sliders are, however, somewhat limited in that they cannot allow an infinite range of numbers which ...


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Why do you think interacting with select boxes is annoying? Remember not all mouse clicks are to be considered bad. Select boxes have been around for a very, very long time, and are a neat concise way to select a value. You can also set a default value (if it makes sense), which could be beneficial to the user because they may not even need to interact with ...


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From the point of view of a user, I would prefer the first set of questions. Why?Simple, because it is concise and straightforward. Consider a form that has 15 or 20 such questions. As a user, I will be reluctant to sit and read the entire sentence, at a stretch and fill the form accordingly. As a result, I'll try to scan through the pivotal word in the ...


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If the goal is accuracy and reducing errors, then the second one (dynamic dropdown lists) is better. If the goal is speed, then the first one (let user type) is better. There is lots of articles online about dropdown lists not being ideal. The main reason is that it takes a (1) click (2) scroll down a long list (3) select. Most users can type pretty fast ...



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