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Behavior of two checkboxes where one must be selected [duplicate]

In a report settings area I am using 2 checkboxes where the user can select either or both, but one must be selected. We default to the most common option but if they unselect that one option and try ...
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What is the difference with People-centered design (PCD), User-centered design (UCD) and Human-centered design (HCD)?

So I've noticed many people mention these 3 approaches: People-centered design (PCD) User-centered design (UCD) Human-centered design (HCD) I have been researching and I only found a good article in ...
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Should I resize a window on language change

In my desktop I have a settings dialog that after I change the app language there's a label text gets too big for its space. I want to know if it is good practice to resize the window after a language ...
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Using only arrow keys, navigate from a scrollable gallery to action buttons

I have a gallery of images which scrolls vertically. There is no limit to the amount of images, so the gallery could scroll for a long time. Outside of the gallery, there are "action" ...
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View to Edit Mode *with a Wizard at the end*

I am working on a web app designed for accountants/agents with multiple companies to take care of. One of the main flows the user does is to enter a company details to modify one or multiple sections. ...
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How to handle responses from a slow external service?

I have an interface for data processing (standard CRUD). I'm going to connect a new action which will send a set of URLs to a linkchecking service. These sets can be between 50 and 20,000 URLs and as ...
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strike through is a dark pattern or not

I have been doing some research on dark patterns and I saw some automated chrome tools which are using the dataset of 11k crawl by Mathur et.al (open source) for creating the automation tool. In one ...
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Collapsible sidebar vs horizontal tabs

Our application is currently using tabs for its sub-navigation. The problem is, on some pages, there are more than 6 tabs; some of its labels are long, so we have had to shorten them. One idea I have ...
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Questions for live-in-app-survey of live-bike-travel-info (Design comparison) [duplicate]

TL;DR: I am creating my own survey questions for a feature comparison. Need feedback on design and if I am missing something important. I am creating a live-survey for comparing the status quo to the ...
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Preventing users from accessing a site on mobile

We have a situation where we develop a very complex data platform and we don't support mobile version of the web app for a reason. Nevertheless, we have a native mobile app that supports most of our ...
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UI for enumerated OpenType font features

Can you think of a tidy and efficient way to present 1–99 different text display options to users, given that more than one option may be active at any time, and text selection may include multiple ...
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How to add item details within a in a multi-step wizard process?

I am working on a project that involves a wizard-type form workflow. In one part of the process, our system will return items we found for the user. The user will then need to provide details about ...
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Handle the behavior of user deleting their current workspace

I have two main routes /projects (where the user sees a list of its own projects and can create and delete multiple projects) and /project/:id (where the user can manage its current project). A user ...
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Is it okay to combine Log-in and Sign-up for passwordless/magic-link logins?

The generally received wisdom online seems to be to keep your log-in and sign-up/register flows separate. The reason being, that they are very similar and it is easy for users to get confused. I plan ...
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Best Third Button Placement in Website

I'm currently redesigning a website for internal staffs in a company, I have a case that users are filled in a form and can go to the next page the form and then there would be a print button in the ...
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Browser back button - behavior on gray area changes (ie. list/grid view)

As in this research mentions, you should not break the back button (and Nielsen said it as well). My question is in regard to 2 separate edge cases: From the homepage you search on an e-commerce site ...
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Best practice to help users search for records efficiently

A user needs a powerful search functionality to find a specific record, or group of records among years of information stored in the system. What is the best approach for this scenario? The current ...
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How to create a hierarchy within filters in filter bar

Currently, I create a survey builder where the user is able to preview all pre-defined questions within the database and based on this user chooses what type of survey would like to create. Based on ...
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Is using the @ (at sign) an acceptible replacement for the word "at" for screen readers?

When thinking foremost about accessibility, is there any issue in replacing the word "at" with the @ (at sign)? Example 1: "meet me @ 2pm" vs. "meet me at 2pm" Example 2: ...
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What are some modern examples of "steps involved" UI user patterns?

I need to create a UI element for my website that illustrates how the main process works, using some steps. The element will have the header "How It Works" followed by three steps. However, ...
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Styling a hint for relative numerical value

Background: I have a list of elements in a browser which each are a numerical distance away from the same origin point. I want to give a visual hint to quickly give a feeling for how far a list-item ...
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How to allow a user to enter a list of IP Ranges

We have a screen where we currently edit an IP pool, that is, a list of IP ranges (1.1.1.1-1.1.1.100, 1.1.1.1-200.1.1.300). It's pretty hard to use because there's a single input and you have to ...
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Best practices for pinned banner alerts in iPhone X view?

Hey everybody, I'm experimenting with pinning a full-width banner on an iOS app I'm working on, but as you can see it looks a little awkward with the bottom curvature of an iPhone X-12. I debated ...
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Question about Grids and Layouts in UI Design

grids and layouts are something that i've struggled with since starting my design career two years back. I've read books like grid systems and watched several videos and courses but as a UI designer, ...
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When exporting data, is it alright if we don't show the data?

my question may be rather confusing without the context, please allow me to explain and I will really appreciate it if you will give me your suggestions and insights :) I'm currently designing a part ...
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Graphical indication of a 2-dimensional sensor reading inside a range

Showing a single dimensional value inside of a valid range is not unusual, whether using a bar or using a virtual gauge. My problem is slightly different - I have a two-dimensional value. Temperature ...
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Stuck with my UI design

I am facing sort of a mental block while redesigning a new UI at my Job. The previous UI was not user friendly and we received a lot of feedback to make it better. Now, finally after 2 years our team ...
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Client side sorting

I'm currently tasked with implementing client side sorting on specific page view for our application. Below is an example of how the UI for client side sorting works, basically a user can click on a ...
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Removing an item from Favorites

I'm building an application with 2 pages: Favorites and Browse. I have an Add to Favorites button (a star icon that fills or unfills when the user clicks on it). When a user clicks to remove an item ...
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What is the name for those UX paradigms: "multi-selection → action" vs "action toggle on/off → selection"?

Supposing desktop application where multiple elements can be selected, and operations can be applied to them: Text editor: several characters can be selected, and bold/italic/underline applied. ...
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Should my webapp's tabs use browser tabs or an in-page tab?

I'm currently working on a web application where the pages will open in different tabs. And I'm curious which UX is better: A) tabs that open directly on the application page B) tabs that open as ...
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Creating a form that serves two wildly different customer types

I'm creating a form that needs to serve for two customer types. The first customer type is inexperienced recruiters who need guidance on how to write good job descriptions. The second customer type ...
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How to let an existing user buy a subscription without signing in?

How can an existing user continue buying a subscription using the same email ID without signing in? I have made the new user to create a password at the end of the checkout/purchasing the subscription....
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Best experience for the user when loading up an iframe

We're integrating our app into the Salesforce platform. For now, for this first version, we are simply loading up an iframe into Salesforce. From a UX standpoint, would it be better to: A. Style the ...
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How many users you lose when forcing a mobile app update? [closed]

I'm evaluating if forcing my android & iOS users to upgrade their apps by disabling the "default functionality" of the app and only showing an "update message" is a good idea. ...
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Hover on a card with clickable links

I am working on card which has a clickable link/ clickable options but the card itself is not clickable. I want to add a shadow to the card when someone is hovering on/ clicking on the link. I have ...
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What's a better way to enable a feature – checkbox or dropdown?

Imagine a form where you can enable a feature. After enabling, you have some additional options related to the feature. (A) Would you design a checkbox for enabling/disabling the feature + a dropdown ...
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Scroll time on SaaS

As is the case with most SaaS, there is sometimes simply too much data to fit on one section of a page. On the desktop app, we use a standard table view of data. On the mobile app, we use cards in ...
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Where is the best place for settings in a product with a lot of them?

Suppose you have a software product with five modules. Each module has its own settings to configure. There are also settings around admin functions like User Account Setup. The settings won't ...
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Multiple drop-down lists based on conditions

I am currently designing an email configuration tool which has a set of drop downs. They're all based on conditions, so every drop-down list triggers the next one and so on. Below is a rough wireframe ...
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Tree-structured filter and related table columns

I'm struggling with the logic of a filtering option. In that filter I have multiple roots and nodes (see example below): The user can interact with the filter and select either an entire root and all ...
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Confirm Submit Popup or Checkbox

I have a form that can't be edited after submission and there are users who write in a support ticket to ask to amend the details submitted. 3 possible choices as I can think of are; Just a line ...
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At which point should a partial translation of the UI of a desktop software become available as an option?

I'm creating an open source software for which the user interface is translated to various languages by contributors (about 30 languages at the moment). The translation platform is online and the ...
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should you hide the main navigation on the account page ux

I am currently working on designing an account settings page and within the current design, I do not hide the main navigation. Another designer I am working with is suggesting removing the main ...
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Create new account through integration

I work for Application R. We are currently building an integration with the AppJ. Our Users will have to create new accounts for their Clients in AppJ. They need to do it through Application R ...
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Logo file size for multiple uses in web app

The web app I work on currently has users upload different logo files for each product use--favicon, site logo, print logo, etc. We want to change this so users upload one file that can be used in all ...
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How to avoid the "local elevator" problem?

I live in a high-rise apartment building in New York. Our building has four resident elevators which each serve every residential floor. (An additional fifth elevator (physically separated from the ...
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Help on separating terms in autosuggestion [duplicate]

I was working on a solution where we introduce an autosuggestion component to our users so we can enable them to fill the required information in a better way. This list use more than 1000 words in ...
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Decrease the font size or break to a new line with multiple languages?

I would like to know what is the better way to deal with the following issue: A website supports multiple languages; some of them fit on one line of a container, while others do not. Is it better to ...
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Can we have two type of alerts in an application?

In my application, I have two types of information in the content 1.Critical Alerts 2. Alerts that require user attention - may be or may not be critical, totally depending on the need. I planned to ...

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