Questions tagged [interaction-design]

Defines the structure and behavior of interactive systems. Interaction Designers strive to create meaningful relationships between people and the products and services that they use, from computers to mobile devices to appliances and beyond.

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Overflowing tabs and sub tabs - [Desktop view]

How do we solve multi-level navigation? In the current design, I have added arrows on both sides and at both levels as well. But this design looks odd. Tab 1 to Tab 12 -- Primary tab Tab 1-1 to Tab ...
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Connecting items in from webshop A to B

In the current project I'm working on we need to connect items in different webshops together. These items are the same but they have different article numbers and different descriptions so the ...
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Is it likely that all frontend development will be replaced by design tools in the next 5 years? [closed]

Tools like SketchApp, Invision and Principle for mac seem to be closing the gaps towards a complete interface design solution that is able to handle static visuals, page linking and animation without ...
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Is A/B testing the color of your button ethically acceptable?

When doing A/B tests with the color of your button, you are not trying to improve qualitatively (goal of the button, explanation of user motivations). To me it sounds like you are trying to trigger ...
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Data Download Messaging Guidelines

Researching the timeout question for data downloads. Given some are instantaneous and others can take minutes, looking for current perspective on How long will a user wait for a data download before ...
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Best practise to ask for Terms of Service agreement in an app

There are multiple ways to ask a user to agree to the terms of service. Is there any research to which method generates the best conversion, or what the pros and cons of each method is for a mobile ...
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Document Library UI Help Required

We have a hundreds of documents that I'm struggling to decide how to present to users. I think a searchable/filterable library allowing users to drill down to what it is they require would be the ...
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How to display an average of Number of views to a user?

I would like to show the user that we are giving him an average from 100 to 120 So whats better: more than 100 views? from 100 to 120? ~100? We have 3 plans and each one has an average number of ...
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Is there a standard way of doing map or drawing annotation

I have a question regarding putting/dragging and dropping annotations on a map or plan. Is there a standard way of doing this? The annotation has flexible dimensions and is placed on the map/drawing ...
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Shifting Parent records from child

In my application, Grand parent and Parent tabs contains grid controls. From my Child tab, i should be able to select desired parent or grand parents records without opening the Grand parent or ...
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What are the correct terms for these visualization components?

What is the proper term for a vertical line on a visualization that follows a mouse cursor? Nb, screenshots have removed my mouse cursor but it exists on the same vertical plane as the dot in the ...
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Paid and Free access buttons

We have a selection of elearning courses available on a website I'm managing, historically these courses have been free for everyone to access. However we're now having to restrict free access to NHS ...
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What should the sequence be for Download and Delete buttons?

I have two icons for each row in a table: Delete and Download. But I feel the Download button should be before the Delete button. Please help me to understand what the sequence should be as per ...
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Augmented reality - how to manipulate objects

With the new iOS ARkit, I've been wondering a lot of things about the intuitive interaction with objects in Augmented reality. For example, I think people are going to try to move objects touching ...
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Pre-selection states and pre-requisite choices

I'm trying to create a selection which has a pre-requisite state that must be selected, before you can select additional checks within that check. So unless a user selects an 'Enhanced Check' they ...
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The best approach to display a long profile information

I was re-designing a desktop application and the target audiences are mostly eldery women (user average age is around 50 years old). This application keeps the data of church and medical members so it ...
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UI feedback for a complex web form [closed]

I am working with a complex system which will have a lot of different long forms. I did this first prototype and I would like to know what you think. Thanks. I updated the design adding the ...
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Filtering - use drop downs with set ranges, or text boxes for arbitrary values

If you are searching something, and want to filter the results, would you rather have text boxes to get exact ranges you want, or a drop down set ranges, that are quick and easy to select. So the ...
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How to visualise nested AND / OR groups? [duplicate]

I'm wondering if anyone here can shed some light on working with visualising logic for beginning users. I am struggling with finding a proper way to display logic such as: "Item name #1 AND (Item ...
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Better solution for displaying a menu than hovering

Background Info I created a web application which allows the user to configure a furniture system. (Base body in different colors plus extensions in different colors, etc.) Currently, it looks like ...
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How to set a quantity by entering an exact number, or a difference (add/substract amount)?

I have to design a form with one field being a quantity that represents the number of available items of a given product. I want to allow the user to modify this quantity in 2 different ways, in the ...
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Provide user to edit zebra color on data table

Do you guys have some good exemplars to be referred on thinking about how to provide user has the convenience operation on changing zebra color for the data table? The current design is staying on ...
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View time range selection on datagrid with limited space

I have a datagrid that shows realtime data. How ever, Users should select to see if they want 'Last 5 minutes' data or 'Real time' Data. I did this using radio buttons, however it doesn't fit and is ...
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Making a flexible Interface for CRM App [closed]

I am working on a tablet app that will be used as a CRM, But as a app it needs to be flexible to have provisions for all the cases that could arise while interacting with a customer. As we cant put "...
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Redirecting user at login page when he tap on a CTA that require it?

I’m designing a game’s mobile application. In this application there is the possibility to validate the game you played: in a store or in app. We have two type of users: Guests who are able to ...
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List options order and groups

I have a group of options from a new button like this: I am not sure if six options are too much for the user. Perhaps it has too much cognitive load? Any suggestion? Another question is: "Project" ...
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Design for ultra search

I would like to give my users another search option. Paid search. The budget is for X searches paid from advance during the registration to the service. That type of search is called VIP search or ...
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Should unavailable options be grayed out or invisible to users?

One time payment flow One account type can only be paid through EFT. Other account types can be paid through both EFT or credit card. They have the option to make multiple payments (one after the ...
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Conflicting UI/UX elements - Slider with Stepper buttons on each side

In one of my iOS mobile apps I’m showing a screen with 2 options for pasued video scrub. At this point, the video is paused, I'm giving the users an option to examine the video, either using fast ...
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CTA Button - Button too short to contain verbs

In one of my iOS mobile apps I’m showing a screen with 2 options: The first option, on the left side, is an outlined button that performs a free action. The second option, on the right, is a solid ...
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What's the best way to handle displaying a long list of user permissions in a UI?

I'm working on a permission-based access project. I have a long list, in the hundreds, of permissions that will allow Administrators of the system to customize permission groups for individual users. ...
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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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Best way for user to create category tree

Our clients need to create a shop structure with many categories and subcategories, and our current system is not very easy for them. I thought the best way would be just a blank text area - ...
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How do I call this interaction?

There's this interaction on Airbnb (example page: https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/432044), where the section containing the price, "Request to Book" call to action, etc. on the right are scrolled with ...
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Subsequent editing of inline “click to enter text” fields

I’m iterating on a SaaS platform where there is a notes functionality on certain elements which are shared between all users of the platform. Currently, it’s handled via the notes section starting ...
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Suggesting email on email field

Gmail makes up about a third of our customers. Today I heard the suggestion that we suggest autocomplete for common email domains such as @gmail.com for customers when typing in an email address in ...
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Where should the “unselect/unclear filter” icon go?

I am designing a major component of my soon-to-be website: the listings header where I provide users a magnifying glass to filter out records according to the Loading/Delivery/Tag options trio. (I ...
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Correct way to associate user with tags, and ways to properly add them?

Context: An environment where users have a suite of various products at their hands, containing information about hospital patients. The people using these tags tend to be physicians or technicians ...
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Form based on Product Types

If you have a seller accounts at amazon or ever happened to look at their product upload form, I am sure you must have noticed that for each product type you wish to upload they have a slightly ...
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Minimizing Content on Blog Homepage Feed

When I say blog homepage feed I mean the whole wordpress frontpage where the title and all or just part of the blog articles are displayed. My question is if having a little clickable minimize (or ...
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Pros and cons of making hero image clickable

On the meeting with website stakeholders I was asked why not make hero area clickable and lead to promotion page in addition to CTA button leading to the same promotion page? Since it never occurred ...
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“Ok-Key” and “Cancel-Key”, Which One Should Be Set Up on the Left? [duplicate]

“Ok-key” and “cancel-key”, which one should be set up on the left? It’s an eternal war of button sort between UI designers preferring “ok/cancel” type and the adherents of “cancel/ok” type, both ...
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Time selection on a very zoomed out plot

I have a plot made of many samples, usually the sampling rate is 8 samples per seconds but it may be more or less. Each and every sample has a timestamp of course. I have a UI in which I display the ...
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Prisoner's Dilemma interaction

I have a game where players will play 2x2 decision matrix games. (Prisoner's Dilemma, Battle of the Sexes, Stag Hunt, etc). There are two players, a primary player (blue, on the horizontal part of the ...
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Where do I place the interface to change default form values, where such interface is restricted to certain users?

I'm designing an interface that will be used to update the default values for Cost/Day for a Quote. That interface to update costs will be used by admins/managers and is secured - aka visible to those ...
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I did a survey for redesigning ATM machine's GUI and made the following GUI.How to make it more user-friendly for non-tech people? [closed]

I did a quick survey and asked people what options they use mostly in ATM. Which changes do I require in the GUI? Here are the screens that I redesigned for ATM after survey. Which changes should I do ...
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Customers using the New Order option when they should use Reorder

I have a form for customers to place orders through a form (An Ecommerce solution is coming, but in the meantime we are using this). There is one <select> drop down that was giving us issues. ...
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iOS user friendly, mobile menu

I am creating a hybrid app (JQuery mobile / Phonegap). It needs to be published on the Apple app store. I would like it to be user friendly. It should also meet Apple's guidelines. About the app. ...
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User requested to close account, should they be 'forcefully' logged out?

From a purely UX viewpoint: User clicks on 'Close my Account' After requisite begging to not close and their persistence, the account, on the Server is 'Closed'. What should happen on the UI after ...
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Interacting with a dynamically sorted list

I currently have a list that will be populated with song requests. Each song request appears as a list item with a title and artist name, and is accompanied with upvote and downvote buttons (similar ...