0
votes
0answers
4 views

How can I set one key on keyboard for multiple keys?

What I want is that if I press 'U' in window-7/10 then it must act as 'I+O' that is the input to PC should be pressing of 'I' and 'O' together when 'U' would be pressed. The reason I want this is ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

Is there a best practice for editing user and user group permissions for a group?

I am creating a user management tool for scientific labs where there are three sets of groupings. Users on their own, Groups of users, and then Labs, where Users and Groups are given one of three ...
0
votes
0answers
5 views

How can I give preference to certain keys of keyboard?

When I play Tekken 3(with NAMCO emulator) on PC the player who keeps on pressing halts other players keys. I suppose it happens because two more than two keys are pressed simultaneously. My question ...
0
votes
2answers
21 views

Should I switch my major to Computer Science to become a UX designer?

I'm an Architecture student, but I want to be a UX Designer or researcher, a choice I am quite definite on based on my interests and passions which I've come to learn throughout my years in college ...
1
vote
1answer
17 views

What do you expect to see when you click an order's item?

we are building a site in which you can purchase products, virtual products and virtual courses. Now the 'My Purchases' page got some complications. We are displaying the orders in a table with the ...
0
votes
0answers
4 views

Date range standards?

I'd like to show a date range in a succinct way but also have it look good in other countries, are there any standards for formatting date ranges in other countries? So far for the US I've found that ...
0
votes
0answers
6 views

Number/Date/… Standards for International English

We don't know (yet) where the user is located (browser detection is out of the question), so the user need to go from a global site to a country-specific site to select their prefered language and ...
0
votes
1answer
28 views

Yes/No button placement on confirmation dialog boxes

I have seen various takes on the yes/no button placement on dialog boxes or confirmation messages over the years. For a long time, it seemed like I was almost always witnessing the "Yes" option being ...
2
votes
1answer
55 views

What Comes After PDFs?

I do IA for a large manufacturer. Our product catalog has over 500,000 items in it. Each product has at least two PDF documents associated with it. So, at a minimum, we've got a million PDFs in the ...
1
vote
1answer
23 views

Ratio based design on iOS

I've got a design a few days ago where the paddings are defined in percentages in regard to the screen width and height. It could be done with auto-layout, but I am not sure that this is a best ...
0
votes
0answers
24 views

When should animation animate when scrolling?

I like using animations that happen whilst visitors are scrolling down my site. In order to do this, I need to set a height for at what stage of how far down they have scrolled, to create an action to ...
1
vote
1answer
36 views

What's the longest acceptable delay before an interaction starts to feel unnatural/requires an error message?

We have a scenario where we need to call an API so that the user can draw something on the screen. The following scenarios are possible: API call goes quickly and is successful: user draws a new ...
-1
votes
0answers
18 views

Multiple grouped checkboxes in a dropdown and show the selected values in a DIV with remove (X) option [on hold]

Need a js lib or sample where I can have multiple group checkboxes in a dropdown control and check then bases on the header selection and show the selected values in a DIV with remove (X) option
3
votes
0answers
29 views

Links in a page pointing to same page? (as in stackExchange questions' tittle)

Example: (questions' tittle here are an example indeed) You're in ux.stackexchange, reading the question Links in a page pointing to same page? (as in stackExchange questions' tittle) You can ...
2
votes
1answer
78 views

Why does the fridge thermostat have an inverted scale?

In all fridges that I've ever encountered which had a manual thermostat, the scale on the thermostat was a scale of "inverse temperature": 1 means keep the fridge hotter 5 means keep the fridge ...
2
votes
0answers
34 views

How to make a UI for calendar with vacancy?

I am building a website for a tour company. There is a tour every day and the maximum number of participants is 20. 1) How would you show the dates with with taken+available places that there are for ...
6
votes
3answers
694 views

Cumulative percentage between 4 controls

I have a tricky request that requires the user being able to change the values across 4 vectors. The catch is that the four vectors between them must total 100%. My initial thought is to go with 4 ...
-2
votes
1answer
51 views

Seeking feedback for website design [on hold]

I'm the co-founder of a startup called SparkPCB Technologies in India (website: www.sparkpcb.com). I'm not any expert on customer-centric design, but I tried my best in culminating all my previous ...
0
votes
1answer
26 views

What help systems (KB's) are mostly used in bigger companies? [on hold]

I know the first answer would normally be NO help system at all. make your UI as intuitive as possible. second would probably be about studies showing no one reading help files and the better option ...
1
vote
1answer
44 views

What do you call these advertising popups on greyed background overlaid on the web page you're reading

I see more and more of these. Use case: You're reading an article on some news web site and after a while, when you're half way through, a popup gets in the way proposing to subscribe to some ...
1
vote
1answer
39 views

When do we establish an ongoing pattern/trend as a standard or convention?

I see a lot of questions here asking about established conventions or standards. This question has it roots in this discussion about an app drawer icon being a convention or not. I would like to know ...
0
votes
1answer
40 views

Saas price table advice

I am working on a plan /tier selection view for a Saas product. We are offering a monthly subscription model as well as fixed term model. So user can choose between recurring monthly payments or ...
0
votes
0answers
13 views

Sign in page: Using a combination of first person and second person

I've noticed on many sign in pages that it's quite common to use a combinaton of first person and second person, for example Facebook uses 'Keep me logged in' which is first person, as well as 'Forgot ...
2
votes
0answers
16 views

helping user select html table for copy

This seems like it would be a common problem, but I couldn't find a discussion in a google search. Users often want to copy data out of html tables (off of web pages) so that they can paste the date ...
1
vote
0answers
6 views

Android app using ListView and SeekBar

The user selects an item from the ListView (center content) then needs to select an amount using the slider (SeekBar) below. The problem is the layout also uses a ViewPager meaning that if you swipe ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Vertical Icon Side Menu

I am planning to have a vertical Icon Menu in my website containing about 12 icons. I am planning to have the icon either like http://codepen.io/nikhil/pen/sicrK or ...
0
votes
0answers
10 views

Suggestions for eye dropper tool [migrated]

I'm looking for an eyedropper tool that works on Windows. I've found a couple on the internet, but most of them seem shady. I've been using Internet Explorer's Developer Tools which works on webpages ...
0
votes
2answers
21 views

What is the name for those tag wrappers for text found in Gmail compose, Facebook invite friends, and of course StackExchange tags?

I see this sort of UX element in a lot of places, and pardon my ignorance, but I just don't know what they are called (if they are called anything at all. It consists of wrapping a text specification ...
1
vote
4answers
31 views

Should you design for the transition period of resizing the window

The big trend (rightly so) in web design right now is making your website responsive. Meaning that your pages will look good on any size screen. As a ux/ui developer I always initially test my pages ...
1
vote
2answers
36 views

Integrating “Browse” options and “Search” options

The e-commerce site I am working on currently only has a search bar in the header. We are adding a "Shop By" dropdown in the header where customers can select different categories to browse by. The ...
0
votes
2answers
61 views

What's the difference between user experience and usability? [duplicate]

Is there a difference? Does one fall under the other?
3
votes
1answer
42 views

Best way to switch views inside widget?

I am building a web application, and I am currently using Floating Action Buttons in the bottom right hand corner of certain predefined widgets to toggle between a main view and a settings view as ...
1
vote
1answer
38 views

Multi position switch (while avoiding dropdowns and skeuomorphism)

I have a very visual, map-like interface where most of the interaction takes place in navigation cards as opposite to direct manipulation. I need to add a "dimension selector" to each node that ...
4
votes
1answer
51 views

Effective entry of fractions divided to multiple elements

There are several resources divided into groups with different count (from 1 to 10). User has to enter an approximate usage of every resource in group, so average group cost can be calculated. This ...
1
vote
2answers
68 views

What's the best thing to do after an unsubscribe link was clicked?

What's the best thing to do after an unsubscribe link was clicked from an email? Should I present a landing page, or just an alert box that says, "you're now unsubscribed" and redirect to the main ...
0
votes
1answer
19 views

About text and navigation hierarchy on mobile

I'm making a mobile page that is heavy on content and I was wondering what people's thoughts are on hierarchy in regard to an "about" text and the main page navigation. A quick outline of the product ...
-1
votes
1answer
16 views

What are the standered guide line of size for Android and iOS? [on hold]

need MAX and Min Standered limits of size of UI for Android and iOS e.g standered min and max size of button,drop down.
1
vote
1answer
39 views

Best way to represent product catalogue?

I'm designing an interface used to configure a product catalogue. There are packages with sections, groups, sub-groups, products, prices and tariffs. The current implementation uses a classic tree ...
2
votes
2answers
100 views

Need better terminology for 'Save Form' and 'Submit Form' [on hold]

It is a Registration page for a Hackathon event. Please have a look at the wireframe below. Team leads can register there team and save the form before the final submission. The "Save changes" button ...
27
votes
5answers
3k views

Should we use the 3x3 9-dots icon as an apps menu?

As the web continues to evolve and more complex applications emerge, there is a need to let the user quickly navigate between applications. This action is different from the navigation menu we see ...
32
votes
6answers
3k views

How to encourage honest user behavior in UI

My company creates solutions for waste management facilities. One particular piece of software is used on touch screens at the entrance of a facility. The municipiality runs the facility. We don't ...
0
votes
0answers
19 views

how to use the scale tool to scale up and down with the golden ratio in illustrator [on hold]

I"m new to UX and have fallen in love with it. Right now, I am learning Illustrator. I am confused as to how to use the scale tool to scale up and down my elements using the golden ratio as my base. ...
3
votes
1answer
28 views

Hourly Time Brackets Notation

I'm designing a table where the columns represent time in hourly brackets. My question is whether there is a convention for the notation. Do you think option A is self explanatory that the bracket ...
3
votes
1answer
50 views

Is there a mail sent confirmation standard?

Is there a standard UX best practice for displaying a message to the user informing them that the email was successfully sent via a form?
4
votes
2answers
59 views

Should I use a single or double space after a period?

In a paragraph of multiple sentences, should there be one or two spaces after each sentence's period for readability? The paragraph is typed in Arial font. Does this matter? It is size 11 font. Does ...
0
votes
3answers
33 views

Is there a journal, dictionary or database of fonts and their established usage?

I'm looking for a font dictionary that will allow me to choose a font by conventional meaning and traditional usage. What I'm thinking of should exist, since I think that font meaning is learned ...
2
votes
4answers
34 views

On a marketplace website, what would be a good way to signal sellers that a certain item is in high demand?

On a marketplace website, I'd like to signal sellers that a certain item is in high demand, but is rarely offered. In your opinion, what would be the best way to notate that?
1
vote
1answer
34 views

Better sub navigation for a project management app

Below is a rough mock up of my current layout. Some how the inner navigation of Issues Wiki Team Settings dont really stand out, also it does not give a feel that the current page is a result of ...
1
vote
0answers
25 views

Solid evidence or user test experience for Badge Notifications

Has anyone looked into the effectiveness of those red notification badges on the top navigation of websites like facebook and google plus? I know it's useful for Facebook, but I'm wondering if it's ...
1
vote
3answers
68 views

Is it better for readability for links where link text equals document title to both be in title case, or both be in the usual capitalization?

To pick one example of a class of links I'm considering changing, https://CJSHayward.com/library/ has a link text of "Ajax Without JavaScript or Client-Side Scripting". The link points to ...

15 30 50 per page