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Questions tagged [flowcharts]

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How to better represent a process flow in a dashboard?

My goal is to build a dashboard to position the users about several processes (orders) running on a shop floor. The processes has several steps, named for illustration as STEP1, STEP2, STEP3, STEPN. ...
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Best way to draw an app flow diagram which includes the 4 different user roles in the app

I am in the process of drawing an app flow diagram, specifically using the screenshots of the application. This specific app has 4 different user roles. Some of the screens in the application are ...
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Representing hiding and showing for steps as opposed to conditional branching or jumps

I'll try to start with some context. We run a workflow app called Tallyfy which is designed for people to build and run repeatable processes in a business, such as client onboarding, employee ...
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How to show optionally editable form fields on a task flow?

I'm creating a task flow (for the first time) for a mobile app. This app contains an edit/update page where the user can choose to edit/update one, several, or all the fields in a form. What would be ...
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how to maintain updated user flows on product team walls

So far, what we do is simply take a large print out of the current feature we are working on and stick it on the wall. As brainstorming sessions and discussions happen about the feature, notes, ...
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Ecommerce website flowchart

I'm working on creating a flowchart for an e-commerce website the task a bit complicated because of many cases and scenarios I need to take into consideration. can you provide a link for a real e-...
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Flow charts with lots of nodes

I have a flow chart component with lots of nodes and it's overwhelming for the user to be blasted with it at once. There are approximately 100 nodes in the flow chart. I like that it gives an ...
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Visualize a simple workflow - content visualization

My boss has some content in a word document which looks like the following I need to move this content onto a website - specifically a responsive WordPress website. I am wondering if there is a ...
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Layout for a flowchart

I have a flowchart with 5 nodes. the connections are as follows: A-B A-C A-D B-C B-D D-C B-E A & E are my start and end points. What is the best way to lay out the flowchart to maximize clarity? (...
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UML symbol for request with multiple responses

In our cloud infrastructure we receive customer requests and depending on the request and internal state, we return one of several possible kinds of responses. Sometimes the set of possible kinds of ...
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How can I display an multi level, multiple choice in a flow chart?

I am looking for an appropriate way to display an multi level, multiple choice, choice in a flow chart. there are several levels (1, 2, 3, etc) there are four categories (A, B, C, D) there are ...
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Are Visual Programming Interfaces effective for non-tech users?

I am currently designing a solution about IVR's (Interactive Voice Solution) system that should enable user design their own flows according to their needs. In this solution, user should need to ...
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Screen Hierarchy

What is a screen hierarchy? We have begun a project in which I need to create a screen hierarchy of the current state of the application, but unclear on what this exactly means.
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Proper symbol in a flow diagram for 'state'?

When creating a flow diagram, there are some universal symbols. For instance a rectangle for a 'screen' and a diamond for a 'decision/action'. What is the symbol to show a branching outcome based on ...
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Is there a tool to automatically create a user flow from an existing site? [closed]

Does anyone know of a tool that allows you to put in a URL that will then create a basic flow chart of said website? I don't care if it is the best, worst, ect. I simply want to know if they exist. If ...
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Tool to define screen relationships diagrams? [closed]

Is there any tools, other than Visio, to create diagrams defining UI flows (how the different screens of a program or app relate to each other?). Something like the diagrams shown here: http://...
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Getting started with flow charts [closed]

I do web design for a few years now and as I want to make step further and think my designs using flow charts. What do you recommend? What books? What software to use to actually create the flow ...
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How to visualize a flowchart for the channels?

I'm trying to create a flowchart diagram. It includes the following data: Time with interval of 30 minutes A group of data for each time interval Data flow inside to this group Data flow outside ...
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Are user flows and interaction models the same thing?

Is this just a different way to call the same thing, and if not, what differenciates them?
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How do you document your interaction flows?

For many years I've been using an evolved version of Jesse James Garrett's Visvocab diagramming style for documenting information architecture and interaction design concepts. Today though we're ...
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Interface Flowchart Examples [closed]

Looking for examples of "high-end" user interface flowcharts. I've personally designed lots of flowscharts, and created internal standards for them, but it's been years and I'm looking to see what the ...
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What is the best diagram tool? [closed]

During UX work there are many times when you need to build a flow chart, a sitemap or any other type of diagram. I've been using OmniGraffle on my Mac but at work I have to use a PC, so I gave Dia a ...