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Physical device and app user testing

I'm looking for any resources that you might know of that deal with testing a physical product that uses an app to work and play with. I've searched a few times and haven't found any relevant ...
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Career options for UXer with over 10 years of experience [on hold]

I notice a lot of posts and articles about people wanting to break into the UX field. This isn't that. My question is what similar career options are available for a UX professional with over 10 years ...
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What to display in place of the “pay” button while payment is underway?

In our application an "order" (subscription to an event) can be (partly) modified after it has been paid for. For this reason orders aren't removed from the visual indication during or after payment. ...
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Do users use their arrow keys to cycle through auto complete search results?

I'm working on a webapp/site that allows users to sign up to training courses that is aimed at the construction industry. The main users of the website are self employed tradesman and office admins ...
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Input validation for login page

We have a password input for both our login and signup pages. As the user types their password on the signup page, they will see something resembling the following: Note: Our password input doesn't ...
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How to show important items at the top in an ordered data table

I am creating an application for a client, it's essentially a large data table with many rows that they use to monitor the status of systems (each row is a different system). Some of the columns track ...
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Is there a problem with hiding “forgot password” until it's needed?

Tbh I don't really see any use for the "forgot password" button/link, unless the user put in a wrong password before. In my current project we need as much space as possible and I was thinking about ...
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Heatmap tools for desktop applications [on hold]

Does anyone know heatmap tools for investigating desktop applications? I am a UX researcher who has only investigated websites so far and I am wondering what kind of tools or research methodology I ...
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How to display form fields where a user needs to choose from a radio button or a checkbox

Sharing one of my project's part, and I am open to suggestions if I can improve on it.
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Ethnographic research frame types

How to structure a complete ethnographic system? What are the main frames of ethnographic research and what are the major questions associated with it? Do we need artifacts too?
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Do tabs belong in a Material Design dialog?

I'm building a MD styled desktop application that essentially acts as a dashboard (w/ a data table) for a list of remote devices. Within the data table, I have a button for each item that presents a ...
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Ethnography done solo and with stakeholders

How might I best conduct ethnographic research done solo or with stakeholders (without the support from another trained professional) so I capture the highest quantity and quality of information ...
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Which sentence to use for save my name and email checkbox?

Which sentence would be more clear and correct: “Save my name and email for my next comments”, “Save my name and email for my future comments”, “Save my name and email”, “Save entered data for my ...
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Deletion: Require two clicks instead of confirmation?

I have an idea regarding deletion buttons... The usual idea is to either present confirmation modals or allow undoing. My idea to avoid accidental destructive actions is a little bit different: ...
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Looking for options to make the UI more pleasant and understandable

We are making a bunch little strategic tools. Most of them are really simple and should be super easy to understand. One of them is made to execute a comparison of multiple items by pairs. It's ...
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Best UI for items with assigned percentage

I want to get my user to create a list of items. Then each item in that list needs to have a percentage assigned to it. The tricky part is that the percentages need to add up to 100%. So let's say ...
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Should software allow saving a blank/empty document? [on hold]

Certain types of software prevents saving a blank/empty document. Is there a reason for this? Under what conditions is saving a blank document useful?
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Should input fields be used as ready only information?

I have a license that will be transferred from user "James" to someone in my database (this is enterprise application): When I click on the name (it means assigned to) it opens a popup so it goes ...
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What's the difference between a panel and pane?

When naming different components in a layout what is considered a panel and what is a pane?
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Are there studies on in-app user feedback?

I'm considering to ask users in app for feedback on a specific feature, right after they used it. The goal is to have a) quantitative feedback on the feature and b) a list of comments from step 3 ...
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How long should I wait before animating the navigation bar in/out when the user scrolls?

I'm currently working on a new design for a site and I've encountered a problem I've never found before. I want to collapse the navigation bar up when the user scrolls down to increase available real ...
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How to indicate actions on an expandable list?

TL;DR I need an expandable/collapsable list where each item indicates that some actions are available and each category may be expanded/collapsed allow more actions on that category Material ...
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Whitespace versus content

Given a larger amount of content (e.g. a table of data or a list of fields and options in a form) that absolutely need to be on a website, would it be better to space it out so that scrolling is ...
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Adjusting for color difference between monitor and TV

I am creating a UI, but there is a large difference between the colors that I can see on my monitor, and my TV. Is there a way to adjust for the difference between what I see on my monitor and my TV? ...
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References needed for website with a hamburger menu to show about us

I am working on a website that has a main menu visible on the home page and has a hamburger menu, clicking on which about us is shown. Looking for some other website that use similar approach.
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How can I show a document preview alongside a form in a responsive way?

My registration form requires the user to input Information A and Information B , which are printed on documents only they have access to. Since I have to make the form responsive for all kinds of ...
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Twofactor fields, email code + authenticator code. One page or two pages for input?

I have a user action that requires both a mobile authenticator 2fa code, and also a copy-paste from an email (a code). I'm trying to determine whether it would be best to have a single dialog view ...
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A mix of single and bulk delete

I'm working on a UI that will allow users to save thousands of records. They also have the ability to organize these records into Projects. In the main records screen, we allow bulk delete - ie: you ...
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Prevent users from entering honorifics (Mr. / Mrs. / Ms.) in the First Name field

We have a high-throughput User Info intake form that get thousands of submissions everyday. The form, among other fields, has fields for First Name and Last Name. The form text is translated to the ...
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Improving CRUD operations on list UI

Thus far, our pages for operations to be done on a collection of things (tasks, pricing groups, permission groups, ...) have this general structure: If the things getting modified in bulk have "only ...
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How to add other info to main page of mobile app?

This is what our app looks like: For each row I would like to add the amenities for the particular gas station (ie. "parking", "bathroom", etc). For example, "Rocket Fuel" has parking, bathroom, and ...
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Onboarding experience for redesigned apps

Does anyone have thoughts or good examples (or even white papers) about how to approach onboarding experience for complete app redesign? The two considerations that we are trying to balance is help ...
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How do you deal with long product titles on mobile?

I have a product card that only allows three lines of text and if it’s longer it adds an ellipsis. If you want to see the full text you just hover over and the tooltip will appear with the full text, ...
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Filters in Youtube search are not working [on hold]

When I go to www.Youtube.com and search for e.g. "London", I see many videos. When I click on the "Filter" button and enable any filter (e.g. Upload Date: Last Hour, Today, Last week, or Features: HD,...
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Accept either a day, a month or a year from the user

On my website, users can provide a source to a blog post. This source is dated. I'd like my users to provide either, a day (format is dd/mm/yyyy), a month (format is mm/yyyy), a year (format could be ...
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How are dynamic transitions achieved from a front end point of view

See for example the Google Accounts log-in experience, where you move from 'Enter email' to 'Enter password' via a smooth dynamic transition with no page refresh https://accounts.google.com/ How can ...
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Displaying multiple tables with varying numbers of columns

I am trying to design an enterprise application and I have a situation where I have multiple (More than 20) tables to be displayed in the page as a result of user interaction. I cannot limit the ...
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Making a form with excluding fields to search for flights (iOS app)

I am currently facing a UX situation which I'm not sure how to solve. I have a place on my app where I can search for flights inputting either the Airline, Departure and Destination airports, or the ...
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Why recently an increasing number of website isn't supporting “request desktop site” anymore?

Recently I more and more often, access websites via my mobile, just to realize a certain feature has no (more) support on the mobile version of that site. So I request the desktop site. But even then, ...
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Build custom in-app Chat or make use of third-party Chat apps (Messenger, WhatsApp, etc…)

I'm interested about your opinions on the subject. PRE-NOTE I am not talking about using a chat SaaS (Sendbird, Pusher, etc...) BUT making use of existing, installed, chat apps. 1- IN-APP PROs ...
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Is it bad to have hamburger menu with back naviation button for inner pages

We are using hamburger menu on all page even page are inner pages. I want to know if this is bad user experience to show back navigation button with hamburger menu in web? below is an example
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Which numeric keypad layout (PC or register) should be used for a touch panel?

We lately had a usability test for a self-service payment machine. It’s very similar to the e-banking process. The whole banking process is over a touchscreen until they enter the debit car. The ...
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Features of a complex interface: learnability or discoverability?

I am currently working on a new version of a Saas which clients can use to manage all of the content on their screens, which is going to be quite extended and complex. To make sure it will be easy ...
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What do you think of Copper's name field solution?

I am have been searching across several CRMs and I have not come across anyone who does the single name field as Copper does. I think it is brilliant and it can solve a situation in a design I am ...
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UX Strategy Document

Does anyone have an example of a UX Strategy document please? I'm currently attempting to put together a UX strategy. I'm reviewing customer feedback, conducting stakeholder interviews etc but not ...
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Better user experience when asked to input frequency of periodic event

So I am working on a form and one of the inputs have proved in user-testing to be somewhat problematic: We want to save the frequency of a periodic event, the event is how often a report is to be ...
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Material: Hamburger Menu and Navigation

We're currently thinking about our hamburger menu and the navigation in our app. Here's an example using the Drive app: This is the Drive app when opening it from the launcher. This is the menu, now ...
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Should accessible buttons include contextual information

It is possible for screen-readers to navigate the page by links, this would make sense to include links that make sense without user having to understand what is around the button. For example "Save ...
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track size on interactive map

Im designing shiptracks on an interactive map(openstreetmaps) (see example image). there is a distintion in size and color to indicate what type of track and what kind of size the track is. But now i'...
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Eye Tracking on the cheap

Looking to give eye tracking a shot, to learn the order in which the content is viewed on a desktop page or a phone, as the user goes through a click-through prototype. Unless there's a better way, I'...

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