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Need ideas for a better bulk file uploader for multiple files

So here is the situation. I am designing a content management system that handles content for Publishers (Books, Journals, Magazines etc.). Here are the steps the user will take in my CMS: User ...
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Should I use error message or warning message for optional field validations?

I have two types of validation pop-ups (toasts). One is used to display error messages in red and another one is for warning messages in yellow. I have an (optional) image upload field in my form ...
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Form validation early on (preprocessing images)

Given a form where users should upload some images, which'll processed, validated on form submission. Unfortunately, this results in significant overhead (time) on the 'thank you' page. I'd like to ...
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User uploading logo with no transparency

I am currently designing a registration journey where non tech-savvy users can build their own website. In one of the steps, users will have to upload their logo that will be displayed in the top-...
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“Use samples” “Upload samples” for a button?

It's a web app that allows you to translate text files you upload. If you don't have any files to upload but want to test the app we allow you to use some samples. They aren't added to the project ...
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Drag image here, drop image here, or drag and drop image here? [closed]

Are there any objective reasons to choose one of the below options? I don't know whether to go with drag image here, drop image here, or drag and drop image here?
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Best way to ask users to upload multiple files

I am having issues with the step where we ask for users to upload multiple files. These are the 2 main issues: - Our system is quite old so we only can use the old way to let users to upload files (...
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Best way to upload linked files

In one of my web projects the user has the option to upload XML file. In some cases the XML file could link to XSD files, which means that the XSD files have to be uploaded too. But the web browsers (...
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What keyword should I research? Designing complicated bulk data uploader

I am designing a bulk data upload page for some fintech app. Outside a normal uploading process, I was asked to put files and investors' name side by side so user can link uploaded files to ...
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Form image selection (upload / gallery / default)

There is an image (1 img) selection option within a form with 3 choices: 1- User uploads the image from computer. 2- User can select an image from pre uploaded images. 3- User selects a default image. ...
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Seeking examples of a modal window that has Download and Upload actions?

We need to display a download button to get a template document and upload button to upload the filled document, for some reason we want to have these two buttons in a single Modal window. Any ideas ...
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Ajax file upload error handling and processing logic

Suppose I have a form with the following user flow: User selects value from select list File upload field appears User selects files to upload As soon as the selection is made, files start to ...
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Is it more useful to display the current speed or average speed for a download/upload?

I'm working on an interface for uploading videos to a website and currently we display the average speed for the upload to the user, as well an ETA derived from this average rate. I was wondering if ...
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Best practices for data file upload error handling

I am currently revisiting a data upload field in our system. These files (csv, xlsx) contain thousands of rows, which can produce hundreds of errors. Currently, the way we handle this is to spit out a ...
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Best way(s) to register a user, including a file upload on mobile [closed]

I'm creating a form for a site which requires, as part of the registration, the user to upload a file (a CV/ resume). I'm looking for suggestions on the best way to handle this, i.e what if they don'...
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What is the universal symbol used to import data?

I was wondering what was the universal symbol of "import data" when I noticed that Google Drive is using the up arrow for "upload" from your desktop which means to "import" in Google Drive. Actually ...
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Should a file location field be provided up-front as part of a file upload feature?

Where there is the option to upload a single file to a website, what is the most intuitive method of doing this? There seem to be two obvious options: Give the user the location field and 'browse' ...
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Need advice - how can we improve process of uploading photos and videos that verify user's profile?

I really need your advice - we have a dating feature on site, where people can verify their profiles uploading photos or videos with their usernames and name of site. The problem is that 80-90% of ...
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Title for a URL of source/upload field?

I want to ask people for a logo, not using to much space. The solution i'm using is to have an input text field where you can type in/paste the URL of a logo you may have it on server and a button at ...
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File uploading, best practices?

I'm currently reworking the file uploading process of our own (custom) CMS system. This CMS powers different types of websites and is mainly used to upload new or select existing images. Some clients ...