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Best practice for displaying webpage sections that are not available yet?

I'm currently building an e-learning course that has 2 parts to the course. The user needs to finish part 1 before part two "unlocks". I currently have this section grayed out, with microcopy that ...
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disabled field with help icon

If a field is disabled, should the accompanying help icon also be disabled? The content within the help does not discuss why the field is disabled btw. The user needs to fill out a field previous to ...
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When is it appropriate to use disabled inputs?

It seems best to avoid disabled controls entirely, though I realize there are sometimes technical reasons where people are forced to style some disabled controls instead of removing the fields or ...
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Disable an item while edited by a user

In a web application, the team is interested in providing the following functionality: User A select an object from a list User A edit that object in a separate window User B select the same object ...
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Best Practice - ReadOnly vs Disabled in Form Controls

I'm working on a website/web service. In one of my forms the user need to enter 2 values: A and B. Then when the user clicks the submit button some info appears in a separated view next to the form. ...
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When a radio-button is not yet chosen

I have three radio-buttons for "kind of project": personal / unregistered nonprofit / registered nonprofit I also have text input "Organization name" below the radio buttons. "Organization name" ...
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iOS - Should buttons/links have a disabled state?

I'm working on an iPhone app and am doing research on disabled states. It looks like it's not a common pattern on iOS. I looked at many apps (e.g. Facebook, LinkedIn, WhatsApp, App Store, Apple Store ...