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showing some, but not all, of a set of items.

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Filters settings: how to resolve option “no setting” in the list of other options

There is one tricky issue I'm dealing with now. In the system working with data there are filters. One of them is shown in the form of list with "Select all"/ "Unselect all" buttons and user can ...
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Please help me figure out this included/excluded search filter interaction (4 options)?

I am working on a tool that allows users to analyze a report populated with a bunch of social media (primarily Twitter) posts relating to a topic they are interested in. Within this, I am building ...
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Which is better button input or form input?

I understand that technically they are the same thing, but from a visual UX point of view which performs better button input vs check box? Has there been any thorough research done around this? if so ...
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Requiring user to click 'Filter' button on Reports

My app is a SPA which currently loads reports as soon as they are visited, and each time a filter is updated. Because of performance issues on the backend, I need to change this so that the data only ...
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How to display included/excluded applied filters?

I am building something that allows users to search (for things like words, hashtags, etc) and apply this search to a report that they have built off of twitter posts. So for example, a user that ...
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Apply filters immediately or after confirming with a button? [duplicate]

What is the proper way to filter data in an application? The example displays a case where the filter shows the population for the selected city. Automatically filter data when selection ...
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UI to best convey whether results of selections in a filtering interface return intersections or unions (and/or)

The problem I'm working on an interface that allows students to find study spaces on campus, including filtering (faceting?) those spaces based on different categories. Current feedback from both ...
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Current/Previous member Filters

I am currently working on a platform designed for sport clubs to manage their organization. Part of that includes the handling of their members. In my country (Denmark) they have the possibility to ...
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Why isn't showing the filter bar on product detail pages common?

Typically on ecommerce or classifieds sites (I work with auto dealers specifically) the search results page (srp) contains the filters and any applied filter state searched. Ex: However clicking on ...
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Should filters collapse and expand with space or stay a fixed height?

I'm doing an interface where the user is allowed to filter down by attributes. The attributes are filled in by the users, so there could be 1 filter in the list or hundreds. Do I let the filter area ...
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Filter by type of content into specific content

I have some trouble to find a UX pattern that would fit for an mobile app improvement. I would like to display in the news feed a filter by type of content for example: News, Event, Project etc… + ...
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limiting filters with parameters

Let's imagine that I have a list of documents that each are associated with an employee. I want to be able to filter by employee, so that I only see the documents associated with that person. Each ...
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Filtering results: Checkboxes vs dropdowns

I'm designing a filter for a website with a job search abroad. Filter has to refine vacancies displayed on the right side. I saw a lot of similar websites with job search use dropdown menus. But on my ...
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Should a hostel room search return only the results exactly matching number of beds needed?

Let's say that I have a list of hostels, each of which has a certain number of beds in each room. The user specifies that there will be 5 guests: 3 adults and 2 children - what exactly should the ...
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What's the best way to filter by not-machting results without typing?

Imagine a web application that shows table data with sidebar filters, but it doesn't have a search box. Usually in search boxes users can exclude results (ex. Don't show X). How could a UI perform ...
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Am I Searching or Filtering in this design? [duplicate]

[Edit]:This question is asked to handle a specific design issue. Although it is mainly related to the post I am sharing below, it is not meant to generally differentiate between Filtering and ...
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Dashboard: how to navigate the sidebar through a lot of items

I'm working on an analytical dashboard to help an owner of a restaurant chain to analyse performances of his restaurants. Restaurants could be filtered in groups, depending on places (ie "Show me all ...
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Segment view controller with Add button

I'm questioning about if SegmentViewController should be used as a parameter to button Add. If the user touch de button "Add" in Navigation bar should I ask him again what kind of content he want to ...
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Natural-language query guide

I am making a search which is really a thinly-veiled SQL query. For example: "Cities where population is less than 1000". Cities = type of object where = signals condition population = attribute is ...
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Complex filtering

I have a data table that needs complex filtering. It is that kind of interrogation that needs "GROUP BY any-of-the-column" "WHERE any-of-the-column = value" "SORT BY any-of-the-column". I know ...
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Allow to Filter or Recommend?

Consider a large question-bank site. The questions are tagged with course and topics and have meta-ratings like difficulty, frequency in exams etc. A user can open the question and do it, and the site ...
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Would you look for a clear all filters button on each individual filter?

On this said page there are 4 filters, here is the current design of the drop-down filter. However if you were to select say 20 of the 40 would you be looking for a "Clear Filter" button? The cancel ...
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Mobile filters list with 80+ choices

Problem I am working on an education application and have set up a filtering system. For my last set of filters on mobile ( the first 2 are broken out and user tested well for importance ), I am ...
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Bad practice to use subtitles or dividers inside dropdowns?

So, in my case, I have a list of boroughs and connected cities. The way it works here in Montreal is we have boroughs and connected cities(like Westmount; geographically-speaking, it's still on the ...
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Clearing a drop down filter

What's the best practice when you have the option to clear a drop down filter? Should the link/button to clear the selection(s) only appear after check boxes are selected, or should the option to ...
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Best design for time range filter?

As part of a filter panel (mobile app only), users should be able to filter on a time range for when their will be food available for them to pick up. What is a better option for the time pickers: ...
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Search panel in condensed area or listed

I have a web form where I show filters and result pane. For the moment (1st picture), all filters are grouped into an area, like in 2 vertical columns. I use chosen for select lists. The suggestion (...
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Multiselecting a lot of data

I need to use a component for selecting a large amount of data. My problem is we have big datasets containing data about products, users, companies, sales info, etc. And the user has to select the ...
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UI assign item to multiple targets

I need something really simple to be able to assign plan to multiple employees. First I was thinking about a list and u could just select the employees you want, but this would get really clunky ...
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How to handle situation when a site fails to retrieve only part of a webpage?

Say that there's a search filter where the page pulls a set of metadata from the server in order to display the individual items within each filter category. However, in some situations where a ...
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How to layout / structure a page with a long sidebar but a short content section?

Basically, I have a data table in the main content area and a filter section on the sidebar. The filter on the left serves as a filter for the data that would appear in the data table. Now, each of ...
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Filters on mobile e-commerce

I’ve been asked to produce a research on mobile filters. We do have e-commerces that are adaptive. Any native app is going to be developed over the short term. I’ve done benchmarking and come up with ...
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Best way to combine filtering and selecting items in a list

I'm building a web page to display a list of items. The list has three purposes: Display some very basic details about each item Provide a way of getting to more details, to view or edit them Provide ...
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Can a site have both a “load more” button and pagination (depending on content type)?

Can a website have a "load more" buttons AND pagination for indicating more content? Not on the same pages, but for example: a landing page with articles has a "load more" a shopping page has ...
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How to best filter data with multiple toggle buttons?

We have a web app that displays a list of items as tiles. Each item can have zero to many 'tags' which can be used to filter items using a row of toggle-able buttons at the top of the page. There will ...
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A control with functionality similar to multiple checkboxes

Problem and current situation: I'm looking for a filtering control with a functionality that is similar to multiple checkboxes: The user has a (short) list of options, and he can tick some or all of ...
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Complex filter design

I need to build a complex filter for a mapping plugin. The map displays links between different entities. There are many types of entities, each with their own attributes, many types of links between ...
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How to deal with inconsistent time and date filter across tables?

Context Users should be able to filter tables with device information such as number of issues and number of products by time period. The filter allows users to enter a date and time manually (on ...
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Filtering for many options on many levels

I am trying to redesign a filter menu for a link analysis webpage. The page displays different kind of links as icons and arrow in between each link to describe the connection between each link. There ...
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Alternative to dropdown when the searched option might not be there

Context: The user is applying online for a credit card. As the person fills the form, her personal data is being analysed, so by the end of the application, she should know whether she got it or not. ...
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What is the best way to label options that can be true / false or both?

Below is an example of a workflow process where a user will be updating certain accounts based on their settings. What is the best way to label options that can be true / false or both? (Seen in the "...
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Effectiveness of numbers showing the amount of items related to each single filter

I am looking for some evidence concerning the effectiveness of numbers showing the amount of items related to each single filter. I mean the ones you can usually find on the right of each filter, ...
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What is better way of arranging filters?

I would like to have your opinion on the arranging of filters when presented on top of the page. Option 1 - Arranging fields top to bottom Option 2- Arranging fields left to right or any better ...
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Using filtering and search on products

I'm developing a website for a supermarket and I'm facing some difficulties when building the searching product design. Just to give the context, I'm working with more than 10 categories and over 10....
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UI for selecting a list of items from a long list

Scenario I am desgining a desktop application where the user selects a list of items and then performs operations on the items together. One of the pages in the application allows the user to select ...
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What is the best practice for data table filters?

For best user experience, what is the best practice for data table filters with 10+ columns ? User's Goal: The user is trying to filter the list using of various filter types dates, number and ...
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Should not checked checkboxes bring all results? [duplicate]

Considering I have a filter dialog composed by checkboxes I have a "select all" checkbox above the other checkboxes. When te user comes to the results page, it sees all the results, besides of ...
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selecting 1 of 2 ways to filter table results by time

I want to allow the user to either filter by a prefixed time or by specific time in a faceted menu. the option I am showing here is a bit awkward.
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Load more and filter (not necessarily in this order)

The problem exposing might seems trivial to you. It still isn't clear for me which solution to choose. Saying that you have a input text where you can type anything. Beneath it a list of ten element ...
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Shortcut to go from a list of selected checkboxes in a filter to only one selected item

The problem The goal is to offer the user a filter control which by default includes all data But the user might typically want to only show data from a certain continent or a certain subset. ...