We are creating dynamic multiple steps form where we have dynamically added form fields by the user and we'd like to group these fields under a common title in either tabs or collapsibles for example:

In a new tab:

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In a new collapsible: enter image description here

Both look nice but when you have a large amount of items you need to do some scrolling (horizontal in tabs and vertical in collapsible).

So the Question is Which form will be more intuitive and correct

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Having so many tabs that the user must scroll horizontally is never a good idea. It's very fiddly and breaks the tab analogy. I would only use tabs if the number of tabs was predictable and limited.

If your user can create a large number or theoretically infinite number of items, I think a vertical list (scrolling if necessary) would be more appropriate.

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