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Custom scrollbars in websites - do they make any sense?

Are custom scrollbars still needed today? The only reason they were needed so far is because they are fugly on Windows. They are always visible and don't autohide and they just look bad. But I've see ...
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Ecommerce showing products on landing page: horizontal scroll VS blocks

What are the arguments for and against blocks vs horizontal scrolling on a ecommerce page? Below are two examples, one from amazon and one from bestbuy
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What reasons are there for inconsistently rearranging the interface?

I am frequently very annoyed by Google: I google something, and then I want to view Images of that thing, so I click the second button under the search bar out of muscle memory... except often it can ...
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Tab order through a matrix of radio buttons

I'm building an HTML form where the user can select one of three options for each day of the week. The wireframe proposed by the designer looks like this: a matrix of radio buttons, with columns for ...
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Why add a progress bar on the shopping cart?

10 years ago it was common to see a progress bar on the shopping cart. Nowadays is not so common. Why? Are we still needing to add progress bar on shopping carts? My new shopping cart template.
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How to design interface for backups that users can restore to

I am currently working on a system for our application where users can restore to backups done previously. The current setup is that the system backups everyday when automatic backups are on. Now our ...
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Is there any term for an interface in which an application runs another application?

Is there any term for an interface in which an application runs another application? For example, one website rendering UI from other website within its frame.
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About Commanding in UWP apps. What commanding approach is best? office like?, UWP? or classic win32?

I'm writing an app with platform UWP-Windows 10-1903(Universal Windows), for making electric circuits, designs and simulations. User makes a design on screen with resistors, generators, etc, and run ...
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Mobile Login Loading Time

I'm just wondering what the best practice / optimal times are for loading after the user logs on. So let's say the user enters their username/password and presses log in, what's the optimal time from ...
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Best Practice for Vertical scrolling through long collapsible submenus

We're redesigning some of our landing pages. In this case each landing page has 6-8 course categories each of which contain 3-4 courses by date, time and price. Each course has a CTA button and is ...
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Are there tools that emulate (mobile) 'screen glare'?

Simple question, is anyone aware of a tool that can emulate screen glare for websites / apps? Specifically for mobile screen glare.
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What is a good reason to tell clients who want their logo to be always included in every screen that it shouldn't be done for a mobile app?

Just as the title says, I'm not a fan of always displaying the logo at the title bar of a specific app. I sometimes come across a client whose concept screens are like that. What would be a good ...
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Address box in a form [closed]

My users will need to fill the address line and be very precise since the address represents their client's location (including apartment number, floor, etc.). However, I would like to use only 1 ...
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Free text search - Indicate faster option

I have a free text box that provides the ability to search for other users. You can type anything you like into the box (part of the name, email address, job title...etc) and it will provide a list ...
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Sequential Menu (Drill down) or Accordion

I have 3 levels in my information architecture for my desktop dashboard. In the vertical navigation which measures H:500px W:200px I have; Top level: 8 items Second level: 9 items in total (one of my ...
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Anthropometrics of digital design - well known examples or case studies?

An interesting area of study in human factor and ergonomic design is anthropometry, which looks at the size and proportion of the human body. While this has a very specific application in a wide-...
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Where are the Braille books? [closed]

I wonder why it's so difficult to find Braille books. Free software is available to convert text to Braille, why aren't publishers taking advantage of this to automatically convert their books? Do ...
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If a user clicks an action link from w/in a modal and is then taken to a separate page, do they return to that open modal after completing the action?

I'm designing an internal tool that enables my coworkers to curate post-op care plans for orthopedic patients on our platform (basically sending educational content to users at specific intervals). I'...
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Is it best practice to place an editable data table in a modal/popup?

I am curious if this is already established as best practice but so far I haven't seen any standards on this. Let me know your thoughts. Scenario is: We are trying to go with either V1 or V2 inside ...
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Notification panel vs banners

When do you normally add notifications to a slide-out panel vs using a banner for it? By slide-out panel, this is similar to what I mean: By banner, this is similar to what I mean (but with a ...
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Which survey tool with an audience service is best in your opinion? [closed]

I'm benchmarking among surveys tools in order to find a tool for very simple and quick surveys AND including an audience/panelist search service. The tool I'm looking for offers audience diversity, so ...
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optimal screen idle timeout [duplicate]

Is there any research studying the optimal screen idle timeout, balancing convenience to the user versus security? In the scenario I'm considering, a timeout causes the user to have to log in again.
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Visualize file relations

I'm desiging an interface where file relations are a bit complicated and I could really use some help on how to visualize them. Basically, it's a programme where you can change different kinds of ...
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What navigation label would you give these list items?

I read on here recently that a navigation label is a promise to the user that what they are about to click on is appropriately represented next. I love this. However, I am struggling to correctly ...
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Combobox with a lot of (thousands) of options

in my project there is a form. One of the field is problematic for me. User should choose an option from a very long list (thousands of options). I wanted to do it by combobox, but I don't know how ...
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Displaying multiple tags in user list item together with other components

I have a page where I need to display users in a list, like this: In every item I will need to display many tags, there can be one or two, or much more, like ten and even more. The current look and ...
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How to focus on an area / button without looking too “forceful”?

Summary: How to place a website visitor's focus on areas that'll help them see value on the rest of the page faster? It shouldn't feel intrusive, since repeating visitors might not need to see it ...
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Why not snackbar icons in Material?

I was reading through the Material Design guidelines and noticed this restriction on the snackbar usage: "Don’t place icons in snackbars." Why not? What would be the rationale for that?
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Filter icon for “include null”

I'm designing an e-commerce site that allows for filtering on items based on attributes such as weight, size, price, etc. The problem is for certain attributes, like "weight", some items have data, ...
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Show option is both required and previously used in dropdown list

I realize this is probably not the best way to handle the problem, but I need to shoehorn in a solution to a previously existing design - and a dropdown list was used. In this situation there are a ...
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When should an input validation border change?

When I was working on validation just now, I came up with a couple of questions with regard to validation. When should an input border's color change? When should it turn from (a default or) no color ...
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Best behavior for data filtering

I'm by no means a UX expert or a Designer for that matter. But I've come up with a doubt about a UX decision made by my manager and what should be the best practice for the case, based on a recent ...
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Should a grammatical article be a part of a web link anchor

When hyperlinking a noun in a webpage (or in an application), which is a part of a longer text/sentence, should a grammatical article (such as "a" in English) be a part of a link anchor text? I.e., ...
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What is the name of the widget that is used for showing tutorials about a frontend app

There are some sites I've been on where, the first time you visit it, it will show you a little tutorial. The tutorial will have big round animations that encircle a button and say something like "...
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Best color palette for a sober, elegant look and feel [closed]

I am building a web app whose target audience will be musicians in general but more specifically classical musicians. So in my limited, more accurately nonexistent, knowledge of user experience and ...
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Adding the FAQ on the checkout is a good action?

Adding the FAQ on the bottom of the checkout page is a good action? This could affect my conversion rate positively or negatively? I'm thinking to do it because some customers have doubts before ...
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Add voucher should be on the “shopping cart” or on “checkout”?

Where is the best place to add the add voucher code on my e-commerce checkout process? Shopping Cart Page Checkout Page Normally I saw it on shopping cart page but the user will think on payment ...
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Should a retail web-site always return the same items for identical searches made by different users?

We supply a large number of products for purchase through our web-site. There is a new initiative to apply a third-party AI product to hijack searches to return products based on both the search term ...
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Landing Hero: Product snippets VS illustrations

Do you guys have some guidelines on when you'll use what I'll call "product snippets" like this shopify example vs when you use illustrations My guess is the more complicated your product, the more ...
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Loading for a list with ~40 seconds completion time

We have a listing page which the data are gathered by multiple providers. These providers have different response times (min 15 seconds to 1 minute sometimes). Our default sorting is based on the ...
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Is All Time filter in a dashboard necessary?

I know putting an ALL TIME filter allows me to view all the data from the start to the present. But how really is important to me to allow viewing all of it and how it cant affect my server?
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How to handle grid system and layout at different breakpoints when designing wireframes / mockups?

So I've researched this question and I've alluded to an answer, however I'd like some more input. As a developer whenever designing a website I could just code as I go and set breakpoints whenever ...
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Register application as a default one for a standard URI scheme

I'm adding support for handling telnet:// links to my application, what is the best way in regards to the user experience for doing so? The application runs on Windows, macOS, and Linux, and doesn't ...
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How to handle low score of Recaptcha v3

I implemented Captcha v3 on my site in the following areas with their appropriate Google specified actions: Login Register Homepage Subscription Purchase Main "do the thing" page of the application, ...
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Do I need “Continue Shopping” button on the shopping cart?

I did read a lot about shopping cart page this week and everywhere people insist to say: Add continue buying button on your basket to reduce the abandonment. The button "continue shopping" is an ...
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Deselect item in 3D context

We developped a 3D web-app for computers and touch devices in which you can decorate your interior with wallpaper, furnitures and so on. You can select an object or a wall (click or touch) inside the ...
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What to do if the primary action is actually to confirm a cancellation? [duplicate]

I'll ignore the fact that it isn't obvious what '20190927.6' is from the screenshot (it would be more obvious in the workflow context). Obviously someone is following the pattern that the primary ...
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Truncating currency amounts - any guidelines?

I'm working on a large enterprise level financial application that has a requirement to display currency totals on a dashboard. The goal for these totals is to highlight the relative importance of ...
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Delete vs overrider [duplicate]

Hi All, If the user has uploaded the wrong file, what is the correct interaction to handle it? 2 Options - The user will upload the file, if they found that the uploaded file is incorrect, they ...
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Countdown or start button before a fast interaction

I'm currently designing a small mobile aplication which requires fast clicking. I am not sure what put between a preparations screen and an interaction screen. I thinking about 2 approaches. ...

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