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A dashboard often displays information on present and previous activity and achievements.

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Pop-up or separate page for user account settings?

I'm working on a betting website, so it is kinda one game dashboard for all games, user only navigates from left side bar to change events. I have standard header where on the right top corner is ...
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Expanding and minimizing panels on a Dashboard

I'm looking for guidelines when it comes to web app dashboards. Specifically I'm designing a dashboard which has 3 main panels, these panels are expandable so the users can view each panel in more ...
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Task vs object focused IA and navigation

I'm thinking about the best way to structure UIs for enterprise management tools and dashboards. Often, one could either choose a UI structure that is around the tasks of the users, or then one that ...
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Best Practices/Information Architecture for Super-Administrator Dashboard for SaaS product

We are a B2B company building a SaaS product that allows clients (usually businesses in themselves) for meeting/conference room booking/display. I am aware and have seen plenty of dashboards on the ...
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Which would be the best way to show purchased products in a dashboard?

In my company we´ve created a site about rent and sell properties. Inside of it users can make different tasks, one of them is buy products. Like a really simple e-commerce. Now we´re creating a ...
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Navigation between dashboard and landing page

I'm working on a printing and drop-shipping website which has been growing fast lately with users and features so it becomes difficult to manage IA. Here is the situation. It has a landing page, ...
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How to visualize status where a lower number or a zero is better than a higher number?

I am in the process of designing the user interface of a ticket system. There will be a dashboard view which displays the most recent number of open ticket. One user need is to be aware of open ...
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Is it good practice to place tabs at the same level when search is the main feature? How to deal with spacing?

I'm building a dashboard I'm stuck at one level whether keeping the title on the same line as the search bar (as highlighted below)? For example, I select Option1 from the list of drop-down (check the ...
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Best way to show an "unactivated" part of an app?

I've got a dashboard that shows both active and unactivated parts of an app (users opt in to a service). Is there any standard for the best way to show an element/section is unactivated? Any way to ...
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Best approach for placement of CTA, search and filter option with the nav tab

What would be the good place for placing the search and the filter options in the page title section with the CTA button? What if the search are placed in the right side of the menu options, below ...
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Is it right to place a icon and text together? [duplicate]

I'm working on an admin dashboard design, for some shipping transports. I've designed couple of dashboard before. Everytime i was asked this question. Normally in dashboard design we will place icon ...
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Should left/top navigation in dashboard be visible or hidden?

Should the dashboard left navigation be collapsible or should it remain expanded at all times? What are the pros & cons? In addition to this, how does it affect conversion rate? Note: This is ...
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Monitoring Dashboard

I did system monitoring dashboard for on winforms and website. I stucked on 2 points ; 1-) All the controls in the dashboard page are real time data. However In first look, Users doesn't understand ...
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How can I show a clear label on this start page without pushing the content vertically?

I'm working on a web app which shows a bunch of charts for how the sales are going. This screenshot is from my startpage. The label I've marked with a red arrow is a label indicating who the sales ...
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Another term used for dashboard in Business Intelligence and Data Analytics

I have been wondering if the term 'dashboard' is responsible for some of the less user-friendly versions of business dashboards that are floating around. As part of the strategy to get people ...
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Adding non-related widgets to dashboards

Im currently designing an internal application which will get used by a large amount of employees in our company. The application will be used for stuff like managing customer data, changing contracts,...
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Is accordion for huge list recommended or not?

I am working on an interview dashboard (admin side) and I need to know your feedback on accordions with a long list. The list of candidates can reach up to 100 items. Do you suggest that I use an ...
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Where should navigation buttons in panel be located?

Currently the action/navigation buttons of my UI project is in the panel-footer (see screenshot), and I'm wondering if that is an intuitive place or if they fit better in the header. Most panels are ...
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Dashboard above the fold? Is it possible [closed]

curious to know is it possible to provide contents in dashboard above the fold -no scroll in page. Attaching the reference template. Please provide your suggestions. FYI, it is a KPI strategic kind of ...
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Displaying Unnecessary Information

Again looking to push back on a client ask. We are creating a dashboard account page where a user can edit their plan, cancel, change their billing details etc. The client is set on promoting all 4 of ...
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Does natural language work on this Dashboard? [closed]

This is an overview screen for a support team of to glance at throughout the day. It displays information related to a number of factors for their client base. There is a bit of a debate going at the ...
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What are ways of showing less data in dashboards? [closed]

There are few selections in dashboard where data is very less i.e showing two bars in a graph which looks very odd. Is there any other way than graphs where we can display information in dashboards ? ...
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Navigate from monthly to daily view in a dashboard

I need to provide users a way to view data on a dashboard on a monthly basis or daily basis. It should be possible to navigate back and forth from daily to monthly view. The users should also be ...
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Best way to show info notification and requests with Yes/no button.

What would be a good practice to show only info notifications and request notifications for accepting/declining CTA buttons? Is it good to merge them and show it in one notifications tab or keep ...
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How to manage large data sets that need to be displayed on a dashboard?

I have to create a new dashboard for a client. It needs to include a table, two pie charts, and combo column chart. There is A LOT of data that needs to be displayed, causing the page to be very tall ...
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Advanced Filtering in Data Table

The Problem I have a data table, that's on slide-over, fixed to its bottom. I need do advanced filtering of data. For example: 1. I want only the drug with exact name "Aspirin" 2. I want drugs, ...
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Dashboard and Quick Links

I'm working on a very complex interface that's built on a combination of new and old technology (JSP and JSF). It needs a complete overhaul but that's out of the question. On the interface dashboard ...
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How to visualize CPU, memory and disk space?

How would you expect to see the status of a systems CPU, memory and disk space on a dashboard? The common way is to have gauges and pie charts, but is this really the best way? And what kind of ...
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Selecting the right units for large timeline charts

We have very granular timebased data (Captured by the minute) for a very large timeframe (can go into years). This data needs to be depicted on a timeline chart something like this The green shows ...
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What situations should we provide an Error icon?

I develop a monitoring system that continuously monitors remote hosts and provides a real-time report about the status of some components of this remote host. For each component, I provide one of ...
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Scatter plot chart vs code flower (force directed) chart for data visualization

We've got a scatter plot chart which represents some data. Now, the client wants us to replace it with this code flower (force directed) chart. Implementation efforts is not the problem for us, ...
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Dashboard for new users

I would like to ask what is the best solution for onboarding users dashboard. Scenario A when user login i will show them a big image to tell them that must add subscribers. when they add 2 ...
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Alternative for dashboard without sidebar?

I'm trying to build an app with dashboard. The app would contain tables, but I don't really know a pretty nice way to display 'em. I'm using MeteorJS, and for the meantime I'm having a problem with ...
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Better Approach to Dashboards on TV

Im currently redesigning some dashboards for a team.The Goal for this redesign is to be able to see which servers are down just from looking at the dashboards. The team would be viewing these on ...
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How to make specific "Take action" buttons or blocks?

Let me explain what I need... I have a dashboard for transportation companies. In that dashboard, we have info about the user and all the invoices that he made: the ones that he has to correct ...
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Order of buttons when on the right of the page

I've been going through various posts on this board to clarify my doubts but I haven't found anything yet. As I understand, there are 3 methods of positioning buttons, by importance of the action. ...
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Can the navigation on the Dashboard of an app be different from other pages?

So, we are having an argument in our company regarding the navigation. On the Dashboard, the user sees a Hamburger menu in the left upper corner and his profile picture, username, notifications icon ...
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Default screen size for web applications

I am designing the web application which will be used by network engineers. This application will help them to know the statistics of their network. I would like to know which is the minimum ...
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Backgrounds Color For Primary Menu and Secondry Menu [closed]

I am designing the statistics tools which will have it's Dashboard filled with multiple floating tiles showing accurate data as per user's need. Apart from that we have primary and secondary menu, ...
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Top menu vs Side menu on dashboard

I'm designing an admin dashboard and this came to my mind. Should I use a side menu or a top menu? Why? What's the main difference for the user experience? When using a top menu it looks more ...
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Small dashboard side bar vs Large dashboard side bar

I'm designing a dashboard , I'm confused about what kind of side bar to use for the dashboard. For many of the newer application , I see smaller side bars with images alone. I also like the old ones ...
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What is the best way to display results of a user satisfaction survey?

I have a user satisfaction survey with 3 'emojis' as options. They display 'sad', 'neutral' and 'happy'. I'm looking for a way to display the results of those in a dashboard. Are there any things I ...
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Suggestions for placing both App and Company logos in a Dashboard Design [closed]

I am designing a dashboard page for employee performance application . The dashboard page have the space for product logo, employee settings, employee profile pic, name and designation, menu bar. We ...
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Is it bad to create long list of text input for translation (200 items)?

I want to be able to let my users change the text of the web app they using, for translate and for customization.I have about 200 texts to edit. I'm not sure if I will add a description to each text ...
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How to choose specific item from a list of items with long names, without taking up lots of space?

So, I have a survey analytics app (SaaS) that provides a dashboard view with (among other things) charts of results from answers to individual questions. Currently we provide a sidebar that shows a ...
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How small can I get away with making various logos on Dashboard

I'm designing a web-dashboard. The front page has a 3x3 grid of widgets. In one of the widgets we include the clients' logo. How small should I dare go with the logo?
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What is the best way to indicated a column's data is affected by the date range selected?

Our dashboard has data that is static such as names and full budgets and also has columns which are affected by the date range which is selected. The user's attention always jumps to the same columns ...
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Switching between dashboards vs. having one dashboard

I am designing a web application and I recently have been faced with a problem. The problem is that I am confused which method to use or which method is better to use. First let me give you a little ...
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Best way to display graphs and data visualization of multiple variables and complex data in mobile?

I'm struggling with some data visualization for a mental health app. This app evaluates different mental states (lack of pleasure, sadness, focus, Nervousness) via a questionnaire. The questionnaire ...
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Is there a difference between a blank state as a new user and an existing user with no active content?

I'm working on a dashboard where there may be a delay in populating content (charts) when an account is first set up. With this scenario, I have created blank states as well as a message that informs ...