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the way a user interacts or reacts to an artifact and/or scenarios (i.e. combinations of stimuli + environment + circumstances) within a particular context.

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What's the best way to draw attention about a thing in the configuration process that may happen or not but that can be very important if it happens?

I've the following problem in my mobile app development. There are some services which can be launched from the beginning after a device is restarted or whatever that makes it to boot. Problem is that ...
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How can we lower the risk of migrating from an old site to a new site? [closed]

background knowledge about our app so you can have context : we are a multi-vendor B2B e-commerce website our users base is fairly small, with about 400+ active customers most of our users are middle-...
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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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Would helping SEO hurt UX on this homepage redesign?

Our Learning Management System is undergoing a homepage redesign. Our target user is teachers, and the main goal is to drive registrations while signposting out to the learning resources available (...
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Log in before confirming a transaction

My team and I are building a self-service web portal that allows users to make the transaction as they would in person at a bank...first, when the users visit the web portal they process the ...
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Best way to categorise info

I have been tasked with displaying/showcasing this companies solutions, but in a sector specific way. My concern is that the user could be overloaded within info quite quickly as they drill down into ...
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An alternative name for a Dashboard, with more functions?

We have an app that works in two separate pages. It involves sharing content and presenting information with other users. The secondary, optional (but highly recommended) page is called a dashboard. ...
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How to deal with unicode within a form?

I never thought about it before, but by having to validate a user's description (on both sides), I've faced a problem. My users can write a short description about them, really short. In fact, the ...
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Horizontal scroll combined with infinite scrolling page

I'm designing blocks of content that scroll left-to-right on a page that uses infinite scrolling. If the user has scrolled through a section all the way to the right, what should happen when they ...
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Mobile doodling with finger, and being able to scroll?

I am building a doodling app and I would like the user to be able to scroll the page and doodling with their finger. I presume I must use buttons for the user to be able to switch between doodling and ...
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Should hitting the ESC key close a modal that has a form?

Typically, when you hit the ESC key, that closes a modal. But if this modal contains a form that the user needs to fill out, that would mean that hitting ESC (sometimes, inadvertently) closes the ...
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Split pane vs Action for multilple selection

I'm bulding a User interface that the user has a split pane with a list and the detail of the selected item in the right. I chose to use these approach because the user could see the important ...
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Which screen type is clearer, and why?

I know it's a dead-simple and an incredibly clear UI, but my question is when it comes to familiarity as the extension of the principle of clarity, which makes the good UI/UX to the user? Why centered:...
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How to tell user to publish first to share the latest version

In an editor, changes are auto-saved but when you publish the presentation you are saving a version in the version history. So how to tell the user to publish first so that when he/she clicks Share, ...
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eCommerce -> After a digital course has been purchased, should I still show this course in category page?

I am developing an online course website based on WordPress. Website has 30 courses in total. Courses are divided into 5 categories (A, B, C, D, E). There are 6 courses per category. Each course ...
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Is a 'scheduled' send feature an improvement on the user experience (for the recipient) for Gmail?

I know that in business or enterprise software, a scheduled send feature is vital for planning and co-ordination of activities that have defined window of time for its implementation or execution. ...
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Feedback from user on platform

What is the right way to get feedback from users about our platfrom? is there any pattern, resources i can refer to inorder to achieve this? How to frame the questions which i relevant and how to ...
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UX Best Practice: When to remove item from filtered list?

I have a list of items to be displayed to the user. The user is able to select an item and configure its properties. The user can also filter the list based on some of those properties. If the user ...
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UI for Selecting Date Time Differences

I'm creating a Windows MFC app in which I can ask the user to select a time difference from years right down to the second from a known time. For the sake of example, let's assume a file's creation ...
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Should you display the total price next to the cart icon?

In an online store, where the cart icon with a number of products in the cart is located in the header, is it a good idea to display the total price of the items in the cart next to it or not? Can ...
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Why do users have a tendency to miss things written in big bold/colored letters?

So, I've noticed this quite a lot. Almost every time something is emphasized (be it in an email, website, paper, etc.) with big, bold and red-colored letters, it most likely will not be read by people,...
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Are there alternative methods to reducing screen addiction that have been successful?

I was reading an article about the ways that children are getting around Apple's Screen Time to continue feeding their screen addiction habits. It seems to indicate that trying to make apps engaging/...
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What UX decisions to make to promote civility online?

Folks aren't as nice online as they are in person. Trying to find ways to mitigate this, a cursory search only turns up suggestions that each user can do to be more civil online. What UX decisions ...
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First page of a commercial service web site - explain what you offer or win the visitor's trust?

If you have a web site describing some type of a commercial service, where customer trust is a deal-breaker (e.g. construction work company), which perception model is more common among visitors: a) ...
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Is it worthwhile to offer a “recover your status” functionality for a paid version in phone app?

I'm thinking about offering this functionality for the paid version of an app, I think it would take around to 80 hours to achieve the development of such functionality. To better clarify what the ...
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Information on Duration or Start/End Time

My question has split my team in the middle, so I'm here for more opinions. We have this Gantt Chart where you can extend/shrink tasks by hovering then dragging them from start/end. When this ...
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Web page refresh (F5) user expectations and behavior

There are several good researches on how an average user expects the browser's Back/Forward buttons to work. But there are quite few well-known good practices regarding the browser-level page refresh (...
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Multi-Line Text Box vs Single Line Text Box

We have a 'Notes' section in several of our webpages that is currently only displayed as a single line text box. We tend to get short responses (5-7 words) describing what they need. This almost ...
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Is nesting modals considered a good practice and what are the alternatives?

Within an editor, I open a slide-up panel to manage some assets, but I would also need to add some additional assets. Which would bring me to adding a second layer on top of the first one. Would it be ...
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What do you call it when a simplified function masks another?

What do you call a user interface decision that makes a it partially easier to do a thing, but as a result you overshadow a more complete solution. The users then don't end up using the complete ...
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How to engage user if some API is taking time on website or app

What are the methods using which we can engage the user on website or mobile app page where some backend API take more time to provide the output.
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How to present locked sections which are clicable?

Currently, I design sections that are locked for the user but also "clickable". When you click on them the user gets an opportunity to contact with sales and CTA button. I wonder how to ...
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UX for Range Control within a Carbon Footprint Tracking App

I am working on redesigning the UX for a carbon footprint tracking app. The issue is when it comes to letting users select miles travelled via airplane, car, bicycle etc..with airplanes, the data ...
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Use of lines or Text Boxes

I am currently designing a financial app, which is more trendy and user-friendly, the use of lines or text boxes ?
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Best practices for long data entry forms

I'd like to know if there is some kind of best practices for this kind of form. There is a redesign project for a long data-entry form, not only for aesthetics and UX, but there are also some fields ...
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How to indicate to user that a field is not optional, but that a blank value is considered valid input?

We have forms in our application with a number of strictly required fields (marked with red asterisk, will fail validation if left blank). There is also one field that can be submitted as blank - this ...
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How to make nested input groups more iniutive

I have found something similar to my UI design here: Intuitive interface for Composing Boolean Logic? The problem I am having is I want to have a lot of functionality inline. In this example, the ...
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Apply theme customization on a financial app [closed]

I am designing a UI design for a financial app, can a user apply different themes to change between colors of the UI, so what themes are best suited for this feature?
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Good place to put delete button for accordion?

I want to incorporate a delete button/option on an accordion (I don't want the delete button to be hidden to users since it's important for the function of my design.) Currently, I'm not sure of a ...
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How should an app clarify that you can choose the outcome size only during the first 2 of the 4-step process?

I am working on an app that synthesizes long texts, articles, essays. You paste in the text and the system starts synthesizing. You can choose a size or length for the final format, say Short, Medium, ...
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Thoughts of mobile design, where search input at bottom static navbar?

How do you guys feel maybe taking a slice of how starbucks does their PWA design and applying it to ecommerce? Long story short, I am designing an ecommerce site mobile first; and I've come up with ...
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Scroll v/s tab-based layout within an app - Is there evidence that tabs work better?

So, I am working on a climate change app wherein people can view and compare their carbon footprint. We need to showcase recommended actions to reduce that footprint and then those actions turn into ...
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What is the typical ratio of downloads to sign ups for B2C product apps eg A typical fitness/health app?

I have a health app where the user sign up is quite straightforward(at least in my eyes). It goes as follows - Screen 1 - enter email id, password Screen 2 - enter verification code sent on email ...
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Designing for Incorporating multiple workspaces into one interface (WYSIWYG) with a live preview

I'm currently working on an editor for an interactive quiz program my mates have worked on. The quiz has interactive questions that require the user to interact with a passage (i.e. the photo below ...
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UX/UI Solution for Having an edit on one component be reflected on all components? (Google Forms Study)

I'm currently building a form editor and I've been looking at different editors (Typeform, Google Forms) as inspiration and competitive analysis. There is a specific pain point I'm looking to address. ...
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How do you present the analysis of the stakeholder interviews?

I have recently conducted a series of stakeholder interviews as part of a sports website redesign I am currently in the process of analysing all the responses. What is the best way to present various ...
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Is it acceptable to have three call-to-action buttons?

I'm working on an application that displays a dialog box. This dialog box prompts users to switch to a new editor. That will be the main call-to-action (CTA). The 2nd CTA will be to retain their ...
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Displaying sections in the UI in Support Search as additional results

We have a large application where sections of its UI may be hard to find. In an attempt to ease the user's navigation path, we plan on offering "shortcuts" from the Search functionality ...
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Should custom month and year picker be inside a dialog box?

I'm working on an application that allows users to sort their photos. Please note that in the mean time, we hit a technical hurdle where an actual calendar is not possible to implement for an MVP. But ...
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What should be the value shown for a collapsed custom date range picker?

I'm working on a custom filter for a photo application. If the user wants to search for a photo, they can select from predefined date ranges or input a custom date range. Selecting a custom date range ...

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