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Should there be close confirmation popup on top of another popup?

I have a popup which automatically shows up after a page. This popup is a utility which asks the users if they wish to pre populate a new form by copying responses from one of their previous forms. ...
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What to choose? Popup window or new screen in Android?

I am in a dilemma of choosing whether to use a new screen or a popup window for several similar use cases: Client management: from a list of clients, click to view client detail or create new client. ...
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OS-wide text autocomplete service with popup

Consider something like Google Input Tools for instance, which can transliterate text in multiple languages using the Latin script. As you type a word, it interactively autocompletes it, showing you ...
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Notification popup with a lot of text

I am having some problems with a notification popup system (for web and app) - which has some big challenges: A lot of text to display, like 340 characters, or 50 words. People from the legal ...
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Good alternative for popups that show events?

I'm in a team that builds website templates for a wide variety of informative sites. We've had a lot of users asking for popups on the homepage and we've been saying no because it's a bad design ...
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How do I convey to the user that clicking the background of a popup modal will close it?

On my website, on some pages you can click on an image to view it in a large popup at the centre of the screen with a transparent black border around it. I added a feature where if you click the ...
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Duplicate email addresses in Address Book

I am working on an "on the fly" create new contact form for when a user is creating an order, but wants to create a new contact while on the order form page. The issue here is if a user ...
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When to elicit user feedback on search results

I am working on a product that provides investigative leads based on a search. We are trying to assess the helpfulness of the leads. Previously we had a good/bad option always present at the top of ...
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Options for "Cancel this operation?" are "Cancel" and "Yes"; what would be better wording for customers in a hurry?

I tried to buy a train ticket from a vending machine yesterday in a hurry and had some difficulty navigating the English menus (Chinese is the default language). I was trying to back up one step, but ...
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User behavior for two multiselect row data table in a popup

What is the best way to organize two huge data table within popup with smoother user flow. A page end user use to create and combine items from different job order. Expected User flow: Select one/...
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Don't show this again - checkbox hierarchy in a popup

I notice that the 'Don't show this again' checkbox is often placed before the action buttons (e.g. CANCEL and OK) which are placed further down and aligned to the right. Is this some sort of standard ...
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Timed info popup frequency

I have a request for a info popup highlighting a button that can save a search. The idea is it popup pointing a the saved search button for 3 seconds. My question is how often should this be done? My ...
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Best practice for popup if whole message can't fit in window

I recently added a popup to my app/website warning users of a coming maintenance window. On phones, it appeared as a little window, slightly smaller than the webpage beneath it. The popup had an &...
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PopUp Window Size Guidelines

I am currently working at a project, where I have to specify a pop up window size for a 4k Screen. I am not sure how big I should go with the background of the pop up. Are there any design rules when ...
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Better UX to avoid Multiple Dialog Box or Multiple Pop-ups

So, recently I have encounter a UX challenge. There was a screen I was designing where I need to show some options in a dialog box. When we were handing over the screens to the developers they raised ...
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Question about Pop-up message design

I am a UX Rookie & just joined this forum. I & my team, which are Seniors, are working on a particular screen that contains the following details: User selects a product User than selects ...
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Omitting the popup title

I assume this question was already answered but I can't find it. Is a popup title something recommeded, even if the user already knows why he got the popup? For example, imagine that I want to see the ...
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Maximum modal size?

I am working on a problem where we need to show the users a preview of an image through a modal. We want them to have the maximum possible view within a modal and not create a separate page for that. ...
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Removing an item from Favorites

I'm building an application with 2 pages: Favorites and Browse. I have an Add to Favorites button (a star icon that fills or unfills when the user clicks on it). When a user clicks to remove an item ...
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Confirm Submit Popup or Checkbox

I have a form that can't be edited after submission and there are users who write in a support ticket to ask to amend the details submitted. 3 possible choices as I can think of are; Just a line ...
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How would you build a popup form for creating a group of users?

For now I came out with this design/approach: 2 lists, one near another, with checkboxes on the users selection side and crosses(for quick removal) on the new building group. I tried to search ...
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Two modals at the entrance to the site

We design a global website, and it is important for us to inform the user which website he is on so that he can pick the country that suits him. As in the example of Apple: Although from a regulatory ...
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Is it OK to break with a design system in certain cases?

I am designing a lengthy questionairre (36 questions). Per our design system, I am supposed to use a modal popup (because it will make production faster). I think that I should break with the design ...
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How to take multiple addresses and validate

I am working on an application where addresses will be validated before submission. Steps are: take address validate if address is correct, proceed if address is incorrect, user will be prompted with ...
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How to handle map section navigation in mobile

Given a section which takes full height of the device's viewport and have the following controls at disposal of the user: Can pan through the map within a certain boundary (a country); Can select an ...
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No one is clicking my slide box popup - Can it be improved?

Earlier I asked when it the right time to prompt the visitor to opt in for web push notifications (they work on both PC and Android devices). I was just loading the default prompt and every day maybe ...
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Best practice for Web Push Notifications Prompt

I want to implement push notifications on my website. The obvious option is to simply show the prompt once the user lands on the page. But is this a good practice? I read the EDGE is auto-blocking the ...
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Why is a cancel "X" icon required if there is already a "Cancel" option in a modal?

We are following this pattern, inspired by Mac and Windows OS, but I don't have a solid answer for why web apps use it. What is the importance of the X button? Is it really required?
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Modal over another modal [duplicate]

we have a new feature annoucement pop up which comes once to the user on our dashboard. when we speak about new feature it is ideal to show the the demo video as well i feel. so we have inluded a ...
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Best way to explain popup blocking to users and have them allowed?

I'm working on a web application that uses a pop-up to display the window where the users input their credit card details and pay. This, of course, is preventing MANY users from doing do so because of ...
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What would be most efficient way to search through database tables and pick columns?

I am tasked with designing a modal screen where data scientists and business analysts should select different tables from database and then if necessary narrow down the selection by (optional) ...
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Do users notice text changes on call to actions?

Brief product Description So I have been working on a digital project where the product is an online presentation software where the user(Teacher) has presentation slides to select and conducts ...
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Maintenance countdown warning message - modal pop-up window? is it a good practice for such a important message

I'm currently designing a Maintainance countdown message. I think to create it as a pop-out modal window when the user logs-in and afterward place the countdown with a short header on a "sticky&...
Lorelei Heckmann's user avatar
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How can you show additional information in a pop up

I'm designing this popup for a mobile website where a single input needs to be added. the user might need some additional information to help them with this input (e.g. the serial number is visible at ...
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How do you make a tab (or menu) less accessible?

We have a pop-up menu with 3 tabs. All three tabs rank in importance. When clicked on an element in a page, you get a pop-up with the first (base) tab active where you see all the information you ...
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Past simple vs present perfect in popup

In a UI popup like below, which tense is more idiomatic between the past simple and present perfect? Data was/has been imported. Will you go to your workspace? The files were/have been deleted. Will ...
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Which is the best way to edit a row in a data table? [closed]

I need to design a mockup that consists of a data table featuring crud operations. I want to know the best way to design this: Using inline editing? Using a pop-up? Using another page?
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How much of a screen to overlay for popups?

I'm currently designing a dashboard (with a left navigation menu). When users are performing a task for example, to subscribe to a certain provider, there will be a pop-up modal to let them know what'...
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Should I use popups inside a wizard form?

I have a very long wizard form and I need to add even more information within each step. For now I have decided to add it using pop-ups. I know it is a bad practice, but I can not come up with a ...
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Is it the best practice to make the whole webpage clickable?

I have a lead generation webpage which has a pop-up form which appears wherever clicked on the page. Is is it good to make the entire webpage clickable or only buttons & icons should be clickable?
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Showing a full screen dialog to view a full list of radio button selection

I'm designing a sort of step by step process for mobile web using a stepper to get a bunch of information from a user. One of the steps requires a user to select from a list of (about 20) pre-defined ...
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Since late 2019, why are we seeing a massive increase in pop-up notifications, and why do UI designers think this is a good idea?

This might be slightly broad, but I think most of the questions on this site are somewhat subjective and broad anyway. Since about late 2019, the number of pop-up notifications and potentially ...
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Show attached files in mobile app: Screen vs Pop-up

We has a section in our mobile app that designed as user feedback service. And faced with question - how the best way to show user their attached files on screen with new form creation? User can ...
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Cookie information sharing and management mechanism

I went on the Red Dot Design website and was greeted by this interesting pop-up: I really like how it has clarified the Cookie information, but it actually doesn't seem to allow any selection other ...
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Dialogue box with multiple action buttons

We have a scenario where when a user changes the code language (script), they're given the option to either keep the code they've already written or override the code. I'm currently working on the ...
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Filters & Rules layout [closed]

I am working on a cryptocurrency trading application and got stuck with filter popups. First one is for "Bases", which filters a list of trading signals. Second one is the filter for quick scanner, ...
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Having a choice selection pop up right after main navigation use

I am working on a web-based application (only desktop) where users could enter new sets of data to the system by using preformed templates. As this is one of the main actions in the system, we will ...
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Browsers ruin password UX with dropdown menus. How can I fix it?

FYI the image above was taken with autocomplete="new-password" As you can see, the dropdown is covering the error message (which ends in "letters and numbers" (plus a few other error messages). This ...
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Mobile app with tabs a bad idea?

I am trying to draw out what I want to build for a new mobile app, and I've run into a conundrum with tabs. I have four main categories of content, and thought it would be nice to have tabs at the top ...
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Need help with showing information in a limited space

Well, it is my first time seeking help for user experience design, so pardon me as I am not accustomed to the proper rules. I have an information card which shows a thumbnail for a video and below it,...
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