Questions tagged [tables]

Tables are a means of organizing content into rows and columns, often – but not always – in a grid-based layout where columns and rows have distinct relationships.

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Is infinite scroll intuitive in enterprise applications?

I know infinite scroll is all the rage in social media applications because it keeps me scrolling for longer than I should, but in terms of functionality are there any pros/cons to using infinite ...
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Shall keep the table header if it's an empty table?

I got the feedback from UX expert who suggested displaying the table header even though that there is no data created, UX expert thought if have table header, user can foresee what kind of information ...
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Existence of filter bar, if data is not filterable

There is a page, displaying various information referring to one product. Information is divided into tabs - and within the tabs, user can filter data - but not always. Some tabs contain information ...
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How to Best Show Infractions Per X Rolling Weeks

I recently was given the opportunity to design an SSRS report tracking disciplinary actions. Our organization decided an employee is allowed 3 infractions per rolling 12 weeks. At the end of 6 months, ...
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Table which contains checkboxes and radio buttons - labels issue

Table, which enables users to configure items within. User can select "active" items (checkboxes) and among them he/she needs to select just one "best one" item (radio button). I ...
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How to best display read and read/write permissions in a table

Our app consists of different sections (here Section 1, Section 2 etc.) where the users can view and edit their data. The user can also choose to give read or read/write access for each of these ...
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Showing one-to-many relationships in table form

Let's say I have 5 values for a table row, and each value has its own paired value. How do I show that in a table format? Like 1234567 + xyz 1234568 + abc 1234569 + abc 1234570 + xyz
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Different views in table - omit column without relevance?

In a user interface, I am showing a table with a list of broken links and their context. It is possible to select the depth of the pages, based on the current page. For example you can show all broken ...
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Recommended maximum amount of columns in a table?

When designing tables I am always wondering how many columns are too much. I commonly have tables that act an overview of all the items, which can then be opened to show all the details. On one hand I ...
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Copy Value From Cell in Column A to Column B And Vice Versa

I don't know how to exactly describe the Problem with words. I hope it is self-explanatory what the UI does. I can think of two variants of the Copy-Arrows. I am looking for User-Studies or at least ...
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Benefits of displaying information in a grid of cards over a table list?

I can appreciate that using a grid of cards is useful when there are pictures or graphical information to display. However, are there any other pros/cons of using one over the other to display a large ...
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How do I design a mobile table with multiple headers?

I have the following table design for PC. How can I make it easier to see that "ddd", "eee", and "fff" are groups of "CCC" in mobile view? 【PC】 【MOBILE】
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How to handle 2 side navigation bars on a web app

I'm working on a web app that can briefly be described as the following. Every page has a table, and there's a primary side navigation bar that allows users to jump from one page (table) to another. ...
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What's the right way to display a long and wide table responsive in an email template

I have to display long and rather wide tables (around 90 rows) as an email template. My tables look like the following: I need to display this information in an email template, so cutting the table ...
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For displaying of audit logs, is it better to show date and time on separate lines?

I have to design a page with a table for an audit log, and one of the columns is the Timestamp. I am torn on how to handle this however, and I find examples of both on the web. A) Without line break ...
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Where is the best place to put the export/upload function for a data table function?

There's two Scenarios: V1 Export appears above the top right but only shows to a specific tab, it is hidden if it is not available in other tabs. V2 Export appears under the tab where it is only ...
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Background Color of rows Table UI

This is a question about the UI of a table. Does implementing 1 and 2 at the same time lead to better UI/UX? Or is it too much? Change the background color of the table rows alternately. Change the ...
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The best way to select multiple rows in a table and be able to reorder the selected rows [closed]

I am designing a dashboard where the user can select rows in a table and reorder/resequence the selected rows before clicking on the print button, What could be the best possible solution?
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Showing search results than can be parameter names (like “size”) or values (like “big”)

Consider the following page: The user can use the search to find items or to filter the table. If the user wants to find a person whose "name" (parameter) "contains" (logical ...
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Scanning tables for information

I'm designing a table that shows information for rounds of golf, strokes, points, fairways and so on. The problem is getting the right layout to show this data without crowding the table too much. The ...
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“Shopping Cart behaviour” for selecting rows in a table?

I'm currently struggling with the design of a table that would allow the user to select rows/items from a filtered/unfiltered table (probably with a standard checkbox column) and then still keep this ...
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Column re-ordering - How to store the column order?

I am designing a table that enables user to re-arrange the columns according to user's preference. Below is a simple example to demonstrate. There is a default column arrangement (A-F) but users are ...
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is it better to keep the layout of the lists?

I have an application that manages several entities, each entity has a list page, each entity can have a child entity with its own list page. Are you using different types of lists? table, cards, ...
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“Partial” icon in a comparison table

I'm making a table comparing the features in different offerings, using checkmarks and blank spaces to denote whether a feature is available or not. There are a few edge cases where there's partial ...
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How to design the following part without any user confusion?

I've a wireframe that looks like following. I've removed the non-essential parts for the sake of brevity. As per the above image, table has two columns Start and End date and other 3-4 columns. Since ...
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Designing a rather challenging search/filter/query for loads of possible parameters and values

I am designing a solution for product stock management, in which the users will be able to, for example, allocate a specific volume of a specific product (or type of product) to a specific store (...
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Bulk actions in paginated table [duplicate]

I have a paginated table of items. We can do some bulk actions ( like delete) on items. User selects some items on page 1 and goes to next page and selects some items on page 2. is it better that bulk ...
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About the actionable data table

As a business application, the data table must provide: Actionable data including opening the property, delete, export, send email.....etc, and usually viewing the property is the most important ...
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Most effective way of highlighting key information in a tabular format for public emergencies

With lots of government information being published and used during the COVID-19 pandemic, there is a lot of opportunity to apply effective design when it comes to infographics and data visualization. ...
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What's the best word to use for table overlapping the mobile screen to show the information on the right, “swipe left” or “slide left”?

For me, the best way to show the list is by using cards either you scroll sideways or scrolling down by having each list stacked cards. With client preference to have the table similar UI and behavior ...
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Design pattern for copy and paste on table cell

I need to copy user's address from one row and apply to all or individuals. Is there any design pattern for it. My problem is how to select the rows? should it be contextual? is there any working tool?...
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How to capture details of multiple items

I have to capture details of 30 sportsmen through a web form. Data can be the same for all the players but some could also have different values. I am using a checkbox (use same details for all) which ...
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Single and whole group selection in tree table

We are using a tree table view in our product. We also have a multiple selection in this view for purpose of bulk updating or drag and drop. I would like the user to be able to single select the group ...
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Which is best alternative design of a table which having only 2 column to display in UI with one edit button. Please advice me

Please help me to get the best UI layout as I don't want to use the table in my page due to less number of the column.
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Correct column order of comparison data table

I need to design a table where the user will need to approve new values. The table will show him two old values and the gap between the old ones and the new one (The percentage represent the gap from ...
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Need input on where to display an Add User section in relation to a Users table

There are a few approaches being considered (open to other ideas too). In general, we're thinking to avoid the approach of using a modal/dialog with grayed out background, as the solution we go with ...
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Is it bad practice to put hover interactions in a table?

Hello! I'm designing a CRM table view for a medical web app, and a core need of our users (mostly surgeons and nurses) is to quickly ascertain the compliance of their patients by viewing whether or ...
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Best way to lay out sub elements in a table

I have a table that lists network switches. The headers are Model, Stack Size, and Modules. If the stack size is greater than 1, I want to be able to add the additional stack members under the lead ...
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In Table Filter vs Filter Panels

I have a question regarding In Table Filter vs Filter Panels. Context is for extremely complex data tables. If a table has Filter Panels, would it be useful to still retain In Table Filters? If so, ...
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Best way to organize data table

I want to design a data table, the table will have at least 6 columns and infinite rows (huge number). I will display the table pagewise by limiting the number of rows per page. I want to provide ...
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How indicate conditional required field in editable table?

In a form indicating which fields are required are often indicated by an asterisk (*). We have an editable table and I indicate a required column with aesthetics in the title of the column. The ...
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Ideas for *intuitive* bulk action pattern for a medical CRM?

Hi everybody, I'm designing a patient list page (shown above) for a medical CRM, and two main user needs are sending messages to multiple patients at once, and deleting multiple patients at once. I'...
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How do I make a large table from desktop/web look good on mobile?

I am interested in what the best practice is to pack a table from web (desktop size) to mobile. I got the table done on desktop, but need to pack it on mobile. I understand that something should be ...
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What is this table format called?

What would you call this type of table row layout? (This is from Mailchimp's email campaign manager section.) It's not a traditional data table, since it combines about 6 pieces of information in ...
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Best UI Practices to show Multi-Action Button while avoiding tabular layout

We have a screen which was given to us by a client. As per their module, when the user selects a tab, the page should show options to do certain tasks like create/edit/delete. One approach we went ...
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How to enhance mapping experience using table column?

Context I have been trying to design a page for an application that performs data migration tasks. Problem statement I have a page where all source DB tables and corresponding columns get matched ...
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Best way to display frequency

Do you guys know any other way to represent a list of items that have their own frequency options (Weekly, Monthly, Daily) that you can choose from. I was thinking maybe creating like a table and ...
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Application of color to indicate interactivity in a table with a mix of sortable and unsortable columns

I'm working on an application and utilizing a blue color to indicate interaction. Links are indicated with the blue color and an underline, the buttons have a blue background, tooltip icons have a ...
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How can we inform the columns of a table can be made wider?

After using Query SO couldn't stop but to notice how hard it is to understand we can change the width of columns. How can we inform the user that the columns can be made wider?
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Selecting from a list then searching to select more

I have a list that goes into pages. we allow the user to select from the list to preform some actions on the selected items. i have a problem covering the following scenario select 3 items from the ...

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