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The process or fact of personally observing, encountering, or undergoing something

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Imposing text limit in form without affecting old data

We have a form with fields below: Code Item Name Description When we reviewed the list of 'Code' in customer database, we noticed that the 'Code' values tends to be quite long. It seems like the ...
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Filling input with maximum number of available shares

The problem: If the user has 5 available shares, and would like to sell those 5 shares, he'd have to input them manually in the below field. Some users have large amount of shares, and i'd like to ...
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What to do when user is offline?

I am working on an app where there is a function for driving directions - the user chooses their preferred map app (Google Maps, Apple Maps, Waze), then they are sent to that app with the address ...
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MacOS update to support smaller screen sizes

Is Apple going to release a software update to make 13 inch and 14 inch Macs more readable and more optimized for user experience?
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What is the best way to display large images?

Currently, my site creates a small thumbnail for each image. If the user clicks on a thumbnail, they are shown the full version of the image in a new tab. Some pages can contain multiple images that ...
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Should hourly email notification accumulate all the notification from past hours?

I am designing an email notification setting for an ERP. Based on the image above: User selected the 'Hourly' option for email notification. In the first hour away from the system, the user gets 3 ...
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Better solution for register/login

when you are on a site or a blog do you prefer register/login using a classic form with first name, last name, email etc or do you prefer register/login using something like google, facebook, twitter ...
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How to display numbers of an estimated amount

Which is the best way to display numbers of an estimated amount of items. for example, if my algorithm can only display the following answers: at least 5 / above 5 for 'above' it can be something like ...
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Navigation for app that is embedded into another app's user interface

I have an app that is going to be embedded in another app. The app we're embedding into has it's own navigation system (bottom navigation and may have a hamburger menu at the top). Attached below is ...
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How can the StackExchange websites have a better user experience (cookie banner and new user information banner)?

Long ago, I remember reading either Joel Spolsky's or Jeff Atwood's blog post (can't find it now) about how StackOverflow was founded as a way for people to find answers to questions easily. This was ...
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Is it a good decision to include monospace fonts in UI?

I'm working on a blogging platform which have a community of writers. In the first iteration, I paired a monospace font with a serif font for the entire platform because those two fonts are most ...
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Mimicry versus skeuomorphism to create an engaging user experience

In a recent article (in a series) relating to the use of 'materials' in the Microsoft Fluent Design System, I pondered the difference between the mimicry of physical materials in the digital medium (...
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What's the name and purpose for inclusion of secret elements?

I really don't know how to better enunciate this question. The best way is to go to your profile and see the "hats". This is something StackExchange does at the end of the year. And it's ...
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Different Homepage Interfaces for New Users versus Return Users

There is enthusiasm in my organization for non-retail webpages to have one interface when users visit the site for the first time, and a different interface for return visits. The interface would ...
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User experience between disparate systems

I have two “My Account” sections of the same website. Our’s is a library website, and has an integrated search tool. The search tool is a vended solution, and has the ability for the user to log in ...
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Does Usability Tests and Product Experience Maps go Under Discovery or Define Stage?

I'm creating education materials for my company on UX to help better educate the team and secure more funding for UX at the company. But as I was reading how we define stages of UX I came across what ...
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"Are you sure?" Request for confirmation modal usability research

A user is about to delete a crucial object with no undo. The designer puts an "Are you sure?" modal confirmation. The user says "Yeah yeah yeah do it" Immediately the user regrets his/her decision ...
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On a mobile, why is the search bar position different in an web app and a mobile app?

What is the ideal position of the search bar on the mobile screen? Is it in the top-right corner or at the bottom? Here is an web-app. In this case, the search bar is placed at the top. In ...
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Where's the risk on gradual enhancements vs redesigning the whole app?

I'm working on a legacy software built on Java 6, the design is old and the components look like they're from Windows 98. We're introducing a new big feature and one of the requirements is to design ...
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How to show selected items in a paginated table?

A user selects 3 three items on page 1, then the first four on the second page, how do we show this? How is my previous selection tracked? Selecting all items is another challenge when you have a ...
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Uploader component design [closed]

Good morning guys. This is my first post, so hi everyone =) . I need some help with the design of a uploader angular component, what I'm trying to achieve is create two components in one, a single ...
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VUI Interfaces - it is learning, personalized AI?

Good day, In reference to recent experience and check for possible affordances in scope of Voice interfaces in practise, several questions appeared that may define the quality of the service provided ...
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What should happen when deleting a table?

Let's say we have a table with 10-50 rows, and 3 column each. Below the table we have a button like empty table, which removes all the rows from it. After the click happens, what do you think should ...
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Any thoughts or research on forced updates on apps?

I was wondering the UX impact on forced updates on apps and found little to no research on the subject so far. There may be crucial information that needs to be accessed in certain cases but an ...
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Incorrect iframe implementation

Some context, we are using a third party authentication platform where ecommerce sites can choose to display this platform within an iframe during their checkout process. We have media queries that ...
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what should be the placeholder name and image until user has completed his profile?

I have an app where we show the name and profile picture on the menu page. The menu page can be seen without completing the profile also. At this point what would the most appropriate placeholder name ...
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Customer Migration... more like customer confusion

I have recently been put on a customer migration project, making customers change web/app/retail experience. The company I work for has acquired another company in the same industry. Everywhere I ...
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Tone of Voice when speaking to audience [closed]

Working on a new homepage for my site and my primary audience is developers. In my title I was planning on using something like... Helping </developers> achieve their potential The markup ...
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Usage of table layout on Mobile

Is there any better way to show Normal table layout in the Desktop views and easy to use view of the same in Mobile? In an environment that the table columns and rows can be multiple number of rows ...
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Is "UI Event logs" a thing?

working on a "Google/AWS Cloud management console" style web-app where I need to "make UI better". I recently noticed a pattern in zocdoc app where if you click the arrow on date selector 5 times, ...
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Looking for a good analogy! [closed]

I've recently been finding analogies quite helpful when explaining something to clients. Something I'm explaining on a regular basis is that causing users to stop and pause to think about something ...
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Landing behavior when switching sites on a multi regional website

Just to provide the context, there's a multi regional site setup as follows (using wordpress): - site.com/kr - site.com/tw Each site currently only has one language, e.g. ko_KR for site.com/kr. Each ...
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Next vs Continue vs Proceed

I have a situation in my current design. The application I'm looking at has four vertical sections which are continual, i.e. completing section 1 leads to 2 and so on. Now, section one has two steps. ...
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What additional processes and skills are involved in "Human Experience Design"?

It seems that the nature progression of the scope that is being covered by the Human Computer Interaction (HCI) and more recently User Experience (UX) design discipline has extended to "Human ...
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Why Youtube mobile app doesn't play video in background? [closed]

One of the reasons I could think of ads and viewing video is what makes them money, they want you to see ads but don't we also use youtube to listen to music and other audio-only contents? People will ...
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Messaging when clicking on a notification email that is out of date

In a forum, users can get email notifications of new replies, etc. as they happen. The links and content of the email are based on what topic received the reply, etc. After the email goes out, any ...
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Why is full space not used to show pages in Google sheet

I was using google sheets and saw this ( Please refer image). Space was limited to a certain number of sheets though there was space left towards the end. Is there any logic for this ??
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Is it a good experience to open a browser on browser

I recently came up with an idea of opening a browser on a browser. I had a use case where I show multiple news from different publishers on a page. But when clicked it opens in a new tab on a mobile ...
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Best individuals to interview for my UX research

I'm at the early stage of preparing a usability test with several individuals. One of the pages we want to test is the accreditation process, used by journalists who wish to get permanently accredited ...
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Preloader for search form

I have a tool (webapp) that allows people to search my database. They are able to choose filters and sort their results, etc. I wanted to add to the experience to let the user know that their search ...
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Challenge in showing more column data table

I am designing a data table in which a lot of columns, probably around 20 to 25, will be placed. The question is, when the parent container has a very minimum width, I cannot show all the columns ...
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Action Menu on table

I was recently working on a table project and I came up with an issue. I have a table where each row has a set of actions as "Add to bookmark" "Add to CRM" "View Full Screen". So here showing this ...
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What's best UX practice for a OR/AND search box?

I am creating a search box that allows searching for 2 terms, separated by ; but I want to give the user the option to choose between searching only the profiles that have BOTH terms (if "all" is ...
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Stability -- is there a technical term in UX for this?

I am in the writing of a paper using Microsoft Word. I also write this Stack Exchange question and at both I have a good feeling about the user interface as only the sentence I write is changing, the ...
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Predicting Flaw in users action and giving feedback to user

Recently when I was using Gmail i ought to notice that Gmail runs an algorithm by which if user types " I have attached " in a mail and does not actually attach mail it shows a dialog confirmation ...
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More option interaction for both table row and tile view

I am designing a web application which has table row and tile view in dashboard screen. In terms of aesthetic and functionality achievement, I decided to put more (three dots as material design style) ...
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Amazon.com and Amazon.in Interaction Difference . What is the reason

I recently noticed some differences in amazon.com and Amazon.in. In amazon.com when you click on Departments a dialog opens on a dark transparent overlay while amazon.in does not have a dark ...
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Module Tab & Navigation tab Interaction

I am currently working on an enterprise website with loads of different views/content. I have chosen tabs as a navigation and each tab has a new view in it .On top of this, i have grouped all these ...
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Show button only when the action is available

I'm creating a web-page editor in which you can preview the results of your progress. It has an autosave functionality so you can actually preview the page only after it has been created on the server....
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Best practices using free camera in 3D settings

We are looking to build an application with a 3D render of some object. We came across two different way of handling the camera with the mouse. Setting 1 babylonJS (select 2-basic elements in the top ...
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