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Questions tagged [edit]

Editing is the process of changing existing information or data. The editing process can involve correction, condensation, organization, and many other modifications performed with an intention of producing a correct, consistent, accurate and complete work

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Add/remove a row from a list

The list below contains materials. There are two options for each row - add a new row below the selected one/ remove the row. Where would you place the X - as it appears here, or should I switch ...
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How do you display pending changes in a form?

I'm currently building a simple web frontend that allows the people from the management department to directly make some changes to our user accounts in active directory. Changes they can do directly ...
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Most user-friendly collaborative editing way short of real-time?

Arguably, the most user-friendly way for multiple users to edit the same content is what google wave / google docs represents: Users see each-others' work in real-time. What could next most known way ...
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How to allow batch editing “m to n” relationships (tags on elements)

I have the same "problem" as WordPress, as in I need to allow batch changes of tags. The relationship is m to n; each element can have multiple tags. Now my main problem is that the elements might ...
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Where to present the functionality of pairing two entities in an Administration System

In this example Administration Platform, you can have users and user groups. You also have a page where you edit the users and a page that you edit the groups. And of course, you need to pair the two ...
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Edit many inputs [duplicate]

I have a problem about UI/UX Design on mobile. There are 50 users, each user has 4 inputs (name,DOB,address and phone), so confirm step I show all of information of 50 users and put a "edit icon" in ...
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How would I mark that a cell value has been edited in a grid

I have an excel like grid and I want to somehow mark what cell values have been edited (and changed back to normal after pressing the save button) I was thinking about changing the number/background ...
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What should be the label of Add button?

I have a modal dialog which is having a form of adding or updating employee. I want to know, what should be the label of my Button when it is opened for adding an employee and when editing the ...
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Draft & Published versions

Does anyone know of a use-case where you can edit a "published version" of an application (or something else), and it duplicates that version in a "Draft version". Once you click save or publish on ...
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Show edit comment information

I'm currently working on an enterprise website to manage internal information about clients. Some parts have comment sections allowing users to write comments about a certain client, I was asked to ...
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Should you conserve space by having a single transforming button instead of two non functional ones?

I’m currently designing a webpage where users are asked to modify the positions of certain elements. Currently I have a single button to allow the users to enter “edit mode” which allows them to drag ...
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What is the best way to convey “This window is non-editable info right now, but you can click here to edit it” on macOS?

I'm looking to create a macOS UI that lists some information about an item. If the user has sufficient permissions (i.e. is an Admin), they should be able to turn this read-only info UI into a read-...
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Go back to the Grid view and show the grid and the subgrid already open

I have this awkward request for the following implementation: I have one view with a DataGrid and a SubGrid that appears inline everytime I press an ID on the main grid. On this subgrid, I have an ...
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Having multiple relations in edit/create form

In my app user can create something called Package. Package has to have following Model Books(which in turn belong to Model. When selecting Model, user can also select multiple Books for Model) ...
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Add to Edit or editing first time

About CRUD operations in some "Activity Form" that can be associeted with complementary itens (Users, Archives, Comments, Tags, Financials costs). Ie: My first activity can have: 3 files, 10 ...
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Edit functionality position

I've got the following listing page where a user could click on a list item and a secondary panel would slide out from the right as seen on the second wire-frame. The edit button here is a primary ...
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Pre-selected vs. Un-selected Customization Tool

I am working on a team messaging tool. Users have been asking to send to just part of the team. (ie. If a team had 40 members and I wanted to just send something to 18 of them) The proposed solution ...
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Icon vs Text Editing Table

In the context of a table in which each row represents a user, what is better to use? An edit icon at the end of each row, or the Edit text underlined as a hyperlink?
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Mobile: Back after edit should go to the edit again?

Scenario A: Open app on the mobile and go to the list of homework; Click on create a new homework; Edit page is appearing; You fill up the form and click on "create homework"; Redirects me to the ...
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Looking for solution to separate two app settings

I'm working on an app that converts a pdf into an embedable widget and has the following flow: user uploads pdf user sets title, description, other details user can customize the widget user ...
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Alternatives to cascading modal popups

We are currently looking at reworking one of our web-apps. At the moment, all editing is done in modal popups. It would be simple enough to replace a single modal with an inline edit mode or ...
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Editing a parent object from one of many child objects

Let's say you have a foo. Any given foo can be bought in multiple ways - loans over different terms, leases, etc. The foo has certain properties which effect the payment scenarios, such as the MSRP, ...
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How should I audit and review the design of a massive website?

I'm being tasked with giving style and behavior revisions to a massive website that I designed some time ago. It's a Drupal site for a decentralized organization and since the site's creation all ...
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Managing a list of addresses/emails of a user

I'm writing one web app using Angular 2 and the Core UI theme, which I downloaded here. Now, there's one situation which I'm not knowing exactly how to build a nice user experience. The view is one ...
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Select multiple elements with different filterings

Summary: The problem is not on the filters, but on the selected entities list. The user need to do; filtering, then selection, then do another filtering saving the previous selection. There is an ...
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How to enable editing a single cell on a table

On a table, the user should be able to edit the values in each cell on a specific column. The current solution is using a multi selection drop-down menu but the user has to scroll through the options,...
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Need examples/suggestions for search and add if not exists feature

We are implementing a functionality in our iPhone app. The functionality is that - - User searches for his/her school or college - If the school/college exists in our database we show them This can ...
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Editing user details

I am designing a user details page for an enterprise application for doctors.The requirement was that the user will come to this page to edit his/her details ( like password, email, etc) and to view ...
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Alternatives to pop-up window when editing item details

I am now designing a browser based software where user selects products and adds them to his "basket" after the user selected all he needed he then proceeds to edit each item in the basket. Items look ...
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How to convey True, False, No Change to a user editing multiple items at once?

I am designing a tool that allows users to edit/update the fields of multiple tickets at once in a ticketing system. There are other categories users can update besides those listed below. This data ...
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When do you save an editable form when some of the information has been saved?

I'm designing a webapp that basically is patient tracking. We are in a claimant's "clip board" and it has all of the patients information. There are forms and there are some grids. We currently ...
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Taking a user to an editable details view when clicking on the item (in it's list) while in edit mode? (iOS)

I have a list of items in an iOS app. When clicking an item you are taken to a read only mode with information. The details disclosure arrow is shown on the items. Now I need to provide a mode where ...
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When editing a user's info should the save button save only or save and return to address book?

I am creating a design for an address book in a software application. To create a new user it directs you to a new page to fill out the user's information. Should the save at the bottom of the page ...
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Better place to put the edit button on table

I'm struggling with a decision here.. What is the best place (and why) to put the edit button on a table if the edit mode will act only in partial content of that row?
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Should new content be added ABOVE or BELOW the actual content?

I was browsing a certain gaming forum when I noticed this: What you can see is a heavy edited forum post - a thread opener one. The actual content is the very last line, but every edit and plus ...
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Edit-Delete on index tables

I'm redesigning an admin portal. Right not we have A LOT of index tables with Edit-Delete buttons exposed on the table. Some of the team members want to change the pattern: remove the edit-delete ...
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Should edits affect upvotes/likes?

Suppose there is site with an upvote/downvote (like SE) feature, or a "liking" feature (like Facebook). A user posts something to this site and other users can cast their vote on it. Now suppose the ...
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Editable list items with search feature - How to handle search when there are unsaved changes?

Suppose a UI with a list of editable texts, and with a search feature (searching text contents) like this mockup: download bmml source – Wireframes created with Balsamiq Mockups Since ...
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Is it good UX to right align numerical data in a text field when editing?

I understand it's a necessity when it comes to viewing data in a table or a list that numeric values should be righ aligned. but when it comes to editing the values in a text field, should it be same? ...
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Does bulk editing questions in a survey form give better UX?

I am asked to give the option for bulk editing for a survey form. The user should be able to edit similar questions (like All Rating questions) at the same time, then bulk edit 1 question and "Apply ...
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Do users make searches different depending on their role?

I work with a CMS solution for news sites and one of my customers is asking for a modification on the way search results for linking content is done. As the CMS I use is Open Source, I need to give ...
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Multi-edit reusing existing dialogs

I have an app that contains a list of records. Below that list are the attributes of the currently selected record. On the left are checkboxes. All checked records can be edited at once with the "...
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Integrate lookup and edit functionality

I've looked at a few of the other similar questions, but I don't think they are the same kind of problem. I am trying to design to link a person to an item. The page supports free text entry for the ...
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Should Wizard be used for edit and modify? Why or why not?

Wizards can be great for creation of complex objects or completing complex workflows. Breaking things down into simpler guided steps is useful. But my question is this: Should or could the same ...
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Editing user permissions within 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 ...
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Whats is the best way to edit all the fields from a filtered datatable?

I need edit all the inputs from the filtered datatable field, and I'm proposing something like the image. But I would like to know about other experiences Thanks for your help
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Edit controls for list same page or new page?

Could anyone offer feedback on the following design. Basically the user selects an item in the list from the left and they can edit the details on that item with the controls on the right. I am ...
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View vs Modify “mode”

Currently we have several screens in an enterprise application that allow the user to view information but also, should they choose, to change the information in that screen. For the most part, they ...