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What is this preview pattern for vertical tabs called?

In the System Preferences on Mac OSX, the following preview pattern is shown: a list of options on the left, displayed as vertical tabs, and a preview window for every selected option. In this ...
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What to use as placeholder for text on a preview page

One of the pages of my platform contains a preview of a profile page with descriptions here and there. Its an example of 'this is how your page is going to look like when your guests (in this case) ...
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How can i subtly attract user attention to a Preview for the option they chose?

This is for educational software. To give the user a better idea of how the Difficulty Level works, I'm providing a Preview. BUT most of the 10+ users I've watched don't notice it. And a few think it ...
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keyboard based drag'n drop as preview or direct ?

I've got so far my drag'n drop indicating where the items will be dropped: However, i have the same operations available through keyboard shortcuts, ie: ALT + Arrow-Keys. But the keyboard variant ...
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Indicate user feature uses fake data

My application has a 'templates' and a 'dashboards' pages. In the first one user can create dashboard templates containing charts, in the second one he can select a template and apply filters on it to ...
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What do you expect after filling a long form?

I have some forms that have more than 20 fields. The acuracy of the data is important, so I am thinking of a "preview" of the captured data before actualy send it to the database. As the final step ...
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Is there an alternative to a video thumbnail frame?

I am designing an app for a piece of software. In a section of this very complex app, users can add photo/video/audio/excel/word files. Once uploaded, they can view them in a large thumbnail grid. ...
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How best to show a document preview

I have a fairly basic web form that gathers information such as name, address, description, yada, yada. I have to do a rewrite and so am wondering what the best practice currently is to show a ...
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Should you show buttons in previews?

A user can create a form for the users to fill in by adding input fields etc. They want to be able to preview this form and see how the fields look like for the user. They have no control over the ...
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Do we really need a review tab on a wizard pattern?

I saw some wizard flow patterns have a Review on the last part, is it really necessary?
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Download template preview

I have a predefined template with some columns of data, basically should be grid. For example, There are columns like X,Y,Z and and user downloads the template. how do i show the preview of template(...
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How to indicate changes in the preview of a grid

I have a web page that allows a user user to preview the changes they made. The page has a grid with data and the user can edit each row. In the preview, the user wants to see what he/she has changed....
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Mobile UX. To preview or not to preview before “Save”

Any opinions or research on if having a preview on a mobile publishing platform is good UX or a bit too much? Consider the following scenario on web User edits a message to post it in social media ...
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Are there any innovative ways to Accommodate Emulator in the Desktop Admin

I am working on an admin app which can built websites for Mobile, Tablet and desktop. While creating the website the user who is going to use the admin, will need preview of the website at some point ...
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When should I hide preview?

My application looks like this: The user may select an item from the list and a preview of this item will be displayed: The user can also use filtering to reduce the number of displayed items. The ...
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Expanding video/photos preview

I'm working on different options to preview video and photos that are laid out on a grid without triggering a pop up or a new page. One option is the expanding preview. http://tympanus.net/Tutorials/...
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Who invented video timeline thumbnails? [closed]

I’m trying to figure out who invented the video preview thumbnail that pops up e.g. on YouTube when the mouse cursor touches the timeline. The first time I saw this UI element was on a porn website (...
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Should a “Preview” page be a pop-up or on the same page?

We currently have a page that shows a preview of another page (newsletter) on an iFrame the moment the file is uploaded. Is this better versus providing a button that says "Preview", which when ...
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Is it better to put “Preview” on an iFrame with a specific height or just show it in full?

We have a page that shows a preview of another page (newsletter) on an iFrame. Now we have two ways of displaying this: Give the iFrame a specific height so that the user can scroll up / down ...
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Live preview - alternative to split screen

I am working on a playground for designers and front end developers. One of the features it has is the live preview. This means that while you are changing your html or css code you can preview the ...