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Card sorting: Use labels, or examples?

When running a card sorting exercise, would one receive better feedback by asking participants to group cards showing similar labels, or similar examples? I'm seeing both recommended. When using ...
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What's the generic term for meaningless interactivity?

We talk about visual noise to refer to profuse, redundant or meaningless elements towards the purpose of the design. What's the name when it comes to "noise" in interactivity? The bottom ...
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Full width nav bar vs fixed width

I see a lot of websites where the main content and main menu bar (logo, menu, login/signup) have a fixed max width, even when the user is on a wide monitor (>= 1920px). The logo lines up with the ...
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Icons for indication vs. icons for action

I'm working on some tables that use both non-clickable indication icons (the R and the Repeat icons on the left) and clickable action icons (the dollar sign and printer icons on the right). I think ...
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Filtering within facets

I am working on a faceted filter placed vertically on the lefthand side. To accelerate searching for specific parameters within the facets, i implemented a search bar which hides all non-matching ...
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Parent and children action inheritance

I have a parent / children relationship table where the children have an action but given the fact that there could be up to ten children we want to allow a way to set the action from the parent level ...
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Like some opinion on designing for SaaS platform

I'm in charge of UX/UI of a range of applications for a big HR player and they like to market their applications as a set of modules in a SaaS platform model. I'm keeping UX consistent over all ...
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Inline delete confirmation in datatable desktop

I want to manage the Duplicate and remove lines in a datatable without using a modal dialog or a pop up overlay. Have you some examples of how to manage these actions within the same datatable?
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Can a collapsible card have move/drag functionality?

While working on a sidebar panel of an application, I have encountered a unique problem. A user needs to create steps (think in terms of creating an online course via a builder). One can add as many ...
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What is the best method to signal the editing in the form above of an table to a user?

To add an entry to the table, a user must fill out the form above and click the Take it button. He can also edit an existing entry by clicking on the pencil. How can you best signal to the user that ...
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How many participants for a survey when you don't know the total population?

I have been using a sample size calculator to know how many participants I should have to have a sample and results that are representative for my total population. But what if we don't know the total ...
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Display zero height bar in chart

We have a web application displaying some values on a bar chart (values shown are difference values: our product's performance vs all other products' performance). Time to time value to be displayed ...
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How to distinction between new and old added items (+ colorblind)?

In my app the waiter can "open a table" and check what has been ordered or add new plates to the order. The added items or the ordered ones are in the same list and for now i was showing the ...
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Sidebar for searching data purpose

So I've been redesigning this website when a user fill in a form, the also can search tp fill one of the text fields. the previous design is when users clicked on search button, they displayed a pop ...
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Should we enforce the user login at app startup?

when we should enforce users to login at mobile app startup and when we can postpone it? What are the best practices for this?
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What is the best way to display a list of labels in a row of a table

My application allows you to see the list of banking transactions in a table format. Each transaction contains a date, a category (blurred), a label (blurred), a list of beneficiaries and the amount (...
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What are the guidelines for showing many columns in an ipad app? [duplicate]

I'm creating an app for an ipad where it should show a table with someinformation, more than 7 columns. I looked in to Human Interface Guidelines for tables but there is only information for tables ...
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Is there a reason to ask for password only after typing login? [duplicate]

I saw that there is a recent trend in splitting the sign-in step into two: login followed by password (rather than in a single stage). That is, the flow is: [type username] -> [confirm] -> [type ...
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How to deal with positive and negative signs next to a number in the [-1 , +1] and increment/decrement semantic?

I tried to look up this topic and found something here as a side comment but nothing more. Context I need to print a value in the Real numbers [-1,+1] interval. The Value has a semantic meaning: The ...
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2+3 vs 5 (1920 vs 2000) - smaller vs larger primes in screen resolution in user interface development

For a long time I wondered why screen resolutions are non-round, i.e. 1920x1080, not 2000x1000. Most displays are more like 1920x1080, only few newer ones have 3000x2000 (now aspect is another issue, ...
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Should you increase tap target size with text scale factor?

When a user has difficulties reading text and has to increase the font size they use on mobile phone, should tap targets increase as well?
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Asking for feedback during timed test

At my company, we're building an online test-taking experience, and we ran into a problem. We would like to find a way to encourage our users to provide feedback during the test; however, since tests ...
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Should I allow users to edit/remove products during checkout in the 'Order Summary' section?

Note that our products are live online courses, and registration for each course can be upgraded to include additional access add-ons and/or physical copies of the course, etc. Currently, we have ...
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What is the best practice for an icon placeholder?

I'm designing a bunch of eCommerce themes which come with a design file - the file is a low fidelity version. In the high fidelity design there are various times when icons are used, for example: ...
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How do I make a split input that is regex friendly?

I have a web application that requires the user to enter text that is used to split another string. While I want it to be regex-friendly, I don't want it to confuse new users. For example, if the user ...
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Behaviour of Sort in a table where data is grouped

Consider the following table: It's a table of 'food' all split into categories, with each sub-category also containing items. A 3-tier hierarchy. The table is sortable by name, but... what should ...
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What is the best way to communicate a required selection within in data table?

Currently in our (enterprise) UI, there are tables that have required selections. Typically, these tables have hundreds to thousands of objects. In one case an action is to be performed against these ...
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Different onboarding experiences for different personas?

I want to design the onboarding experience of a project management platform that is similar to Asana or Monday for example. I want to leave an optional guide for users on how to start creating certain ...
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Is it good UX to show, or notify, users about deleted messages in WhatsApp?

Is it a good user experience for sender as well as the receiver of messages in any messenger app (here WhatsApp) to show that there were or was a message(s) deleted? If I send a message to anyone and ...
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What is the best place to put the delete button?

Well, this maybe the simple question but it has given me a headache for days. I'm making an app, from design, code, etc.... The app is a note app, user can select multiples of them, and then can ...
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Browse and select files from already uploaded files within the web application

I am building an web application. There are a big number of files (>100) already uploaded in a web folder (different from current flow). I want to let the user select to browse a few of them (<...
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In a sign-up wizard, how can I let a user enter the same fields for different languages on every step?

I need to design a signup wizard for a web app that is going to be used only inside a firm. The app can be accessed from desktops and mobiles. The average end-user is not very technical, so the ...
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Abbreviating FAQ or not

Is there any data on how widely the FAQ abbreviation is understood by users, especially those who are older and less "wordly", compared to the full form Frequently Asked Questions? I'm ...
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UX guidelines for placing edit buttons?

I am working on finding the best placement for the edit button for a company website already in existence (used for internal staff & clients). This is a review page after a Client has filled out ...
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Being part of a product team and a design team at the same time

I joined a new company as a product designer a few months ago now. I'm part of a product team but I'm also part of a design team, and I'm finding some struggles in navigating between those two worlds ...
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Good idea to design go back button in modal

I need some directions, currently I have a list, if I click one of the items, one modal is shown with information about the item previously selected, and a list of its children, so if I click one of ...
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How should I design this, not sure if it's a container or card

I'm currently in charge of the design system and we have this component which I'm not sure if I can consider it a card, or should I just use the general term 'container'. I tried googling and results ...
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Uploading and categorizing files thereafter - What is the best way to upload these files?

We are building a feature where users can upload their files. Idea (A): Because multiple files can be uploaded by the user, one idea was to use a drop zone. The user is able to select a Category even ...
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User Experience (UX) - latest patterns to represent one-to-many relationship

I have a requirement where there will be a Item - with details like Name and Owner Each Item can have 0 - 50 locations in different statuses. User should be able to add a location for an item. User ...
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Form with multiple rows of selectable options displayed on material UI cards, need help with adjusting the design

I have a form that has around 3 rows with selectable cards (only about 3 to 4 options each row). We do not have a UI/UX designer and I want to adjust the UI design but do not have a good idea about ...
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Minimum table column width when resizing the column

In the table that I’m working on, user are able to resize any columns within the table. However, we would like to prevent user from resizing the column to a point where it’s like collapsing the column....
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How to discourage screen capture and encourage users to copy a message instead?

When encountering an error message, some of our end-users have a tendency to take a screenshot, crop it and copy-paste it in a word document or a pdf, and then they mail us that PDF... This is ...
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What is the reason for moving the start button to the middle in Windows 11?

The movement of the "start button" from the corner to the middle seems to be so much hated that it was impossible for me to find any justification for it in a short search, because all the ...
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Editing information displayed in page header

I have a page header which looks like this example from Ant Design: I need a way to edit the information displayed in the header. Initially I thought of having an Edit button in the header for that ...
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Bulk actions validation

I need to design a solution in which a User can map fields from our App to an Integration. And actually, this bit is already prepared. The problem occurs in the fields. Let's say my App has a field ...
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Date range and predefined values, tips for userfriendly and productivity

I need to add a date range for a filter. I would like it being quick and userfriendly and I've thought in something like the image below. The drop down target is to save user time but the user must be ...
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How to teach users on configuring the app?

My users find it very difficult to configure the app. It has many pages and they are linked to each other. Some config pages depend on others. During talks, when they view a page they are like "...
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Value can only be assigned to one item per category in a table (Radio button-like use case without using Radio buttons)

I have a table with a list of items & various columns. One of the columns is Type, of which the possible values are A, B, C etc... The user is able to assign a binary value Is X?=YES or NO via a ...
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Period in tooltips?

Should tooltips in a desktop application end with a period? Is proper English required in this case? Looking forward to any feedback or examples on this. Thank you!
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What should we call the mouse-over heading link pattern, and where is it best documented?

I want to be able to refer to the UI pattern where each heading / h-tag on the page is automatically turned into an appropriately named link, and hovering on the heading reveals an icon that can be ...

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