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Which is best for an enter note field: an 'enter' button or hitting the return key?

While designing a text box where a user can enter a note, I want to eliminate the enter button and rely on the return key. What is the best practice for note entry fields? What is needed to tell ...
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What would be the best icon to represent saving the state of a series of user customizable filters?

The user will have access to several filters to choose from which can then be customized to help them sort through a database. The user will be able to save which filters they've chosen and their ...
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Form alignment left side to right side

I am very new to UX and I find my form to be sloppy. Is it an alignment problem? Should I align the text on the right side with the text in the left side of the form? For example: should I align " ...
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Should I share high-fidelity or low-fidelity mockups with the team for improving current product experience?

I am at a startup, and we are all about 'budling the right thing fast rather than the wrong thing right.' I am evaluating and improving our current mobile/tablet version of the dashboard. Would it ...
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What's an alternative to handle unknown number of tabs in a dashboard?

I have multiple tabs on a dashboard where it will navigate to different sections. Once it reaches the maximum number of tabs on a row it will come down to another row. The number of tabs is not ...
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Should cycling through a list stop/pause at the end of the list?

Cycling through a list of items is a common user interface design pattern. For example: Browser address bar: hold Up or Down to scroll through the list of websites. On-screen keyboard: hold Left or ...
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Is a Notification Center should have an infinite history or should it allow the user to close them?

I'm working on a Notification Center (On a web application) and I can't find any information about the notifications history. So I don't know what is the best behaviour to apply for my notification ...
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UI design suggestion

I want to create an application for the maintenance of the following objects and their relationship: call-tree (it has 9 fields/attribute) Operation manual (it has 4 fields/attributes) contact person ...
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Use of summary step at the end of Wizard UI?

I am designing a wizard about adding events on a calendar. The last step of the wizard is the summary of the user's choices. Is it obligatory to use it, or can I skip it? PS. Number of Steps with ...
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File type icon colours

We're currently designing a new "Document Management" feature for our application, and I've come to the part where I need icons for the file types. I've gone down the route of doing something custom, ...
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Filters & Rules layout [closed]

I am working on a cryptocurrency trading application and got stuck with filter popups. First one is for "Bases", which filters a list of trading signals. Second one is the filter for quick scanner, ...
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Visually categorizing table columns?

In our data table, we have three types of columns. Let's call these Type A, B and C. There is only 1 column which is Type A, maybe 4-7 columns that are Type B and the rest are Type C (the least ...
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Should all grid contents be divisible by 8 or an even number?

When designing a grid system it is advisable to use an 8pt grid. This is stated by Material Design and many others. Does this mean that columns and gutters all must be divisible by 8 or a smaller even ...
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When to start opening the select list? On mousedown? Or on click? And Why?

Component: select aka. dropdown Platform/system: web, non-touch device (laptop with trackpad or desktop with a mouse) Is there a guideline, convention, or some studies done which can help developers/...
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Monthly budget screen - need to take into account whether it's early/late in the month

I’m currently working on a budget management mobile app. The app has a screen which shows a list of categories, and for each one the following information is displayed: How much spending money the ...
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Having a choice selection pop up right after main navigation use

I am working on a web-based application where users could enter new sets of data to the system by using preformed templates. As this is one of the main actions in the system, we will have a New Data ...
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Spacing out a Headline, body, and CTA button

Is there a standard on what is the better way to space out a Headline, body text, and button link? Using a margin-bottom on the headline and body? Or using a margin-top on the body and CTA button?
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Mobile Tables - Accessibility (iOS vs Android)

iOS - Disclosure Indicators When this element is present, users know they can tap anywhere in the row to see the next level in the hierarchy or the choices associated with the list item. Use a ...
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Do you think is it a good idea to keep the user on a same tab when refreshing the page?

Do you think is it nice to have or necesary as user expects to stay in the same tab in a navigation when refreshing the page? Here is a demonstration and the link for the tabs:
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Should I include images imitating my web app's interface in the promo website if they're in a different style?

I'm designing a landing page for my web app, and some of the options I have include pictures that intend to approximately mimic the app's user interface and give the customer an idea of what it looks ...
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Switch camera icon on left or right side?

I'm building a custom snap-photo flow in between another flow in my App. So here I have an interesting dilemma. Should the Selfie/Rear cam toggle icon be on the left or right side and why? [image ...
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exploratory testing

My team is currently testing a new feature that is still on the concept phase within our app for farmers. We are trying to have an exploratory test instead of a task oriented usability test and I am ...
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Tooltip text on a toggle icon - Action or Status

We have a toggle action icon Lock/Unlock. In our system, we display the action the button does (e.g. "X" will display the tooltip delete). the problem is that a toggle button contains both the ...
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Emoji vs. Switch for choosing light/dark theme on a navigation bar

The previous version of my website had a toggle/switch for changing the color theme between light and dark modes (for fun and practice). Here's what that looked like: More recently, I decided to ...
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Why use a discrete representation for continuous quantities?

Is there any reason to use a discrete representation (like number of stars) for continuous quantities (like a progress bar)? This is assuming we don't want to show an exact number. (Yes I understand ...
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How should I handle search when data keeps updating via websockets?

I have a real time news feed that keeps updating via websockets Lets say you went to the search bar and typed new york I will fetch all 'new york' related articles from the database But since I am ...
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Dark theme navbar: Lighter or darker than the main background?

I don't have a lot of UI/UX experience and am trying to learn as I work on my personal website. With a light background, I 100% agree with the advice to use a darker navbar, as that helps to sort of ...
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Exploring alternatives to a tree view for selecting a person's race

I work for a company that is software as a service for the social services industry. We're redesigning the race selection so that we can conform to the standard necessary for data exchanges in the ...
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How to make a dashboard more easier to read? [closed]

I'm looking for ideas for how to rework this page in mobile and desktop to make information easier to read. I'm currently using bootstrap cards inside card columns.
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How to display Timestamps which are unambiguous?

Problem: I need to name log files in such a way that the file name is unambiguous to humans. My initial solution was to go from largest to smallest unit with zero padding each unit... ...
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What is the best way to prevent logo distortion and poor quality when allowing users of an app to upload their own logo?

I'm not a fan of allowing any outside logos into an app but it is a Client requirement. The requirement is that a user can upload their logo and it will replace the app logo in a space that is 120px - ...
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Radio Buttons Direction [closed]

I've seen radio buttons sometimes positioned vertically and sometimes horizontally. Which direction if any is considered superior UX? Are there factors that determine when to use one vs the other?
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Is a feature landing page necessary when there's only one feature?

We have a web portal with a main menu and submenu. The items in the submenu link to an overview page of more articles. There are 6 submenu items. 5 link to an overview page which let the user choose ...
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Organizing two kinds of navigation in a mobile app

The problem: There are usually 3-4 tabs on a mobile navigation menu, as shown below. This is considered to be best practice. However, we have 5-6 features we would like to display there. We are ...
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Is the numeronym a11y accessible?

I joined a new company and I learned that I essentially got the job due to my past experience working with the British gov making some of their forms more accessible. This was a few years ago. I was ...
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A professional UX report [closed]

How does a professional detailed UX report for a mobile app (or website) look like? Can anyone upload a sample.
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How to support a “Save draft” to a wizard approach when the user takes a long time to complete a step?

I have simple user workflow, in which the User has to complete the process sequentially. But the step 2 might take a day or more to get completed. In the Current UI, If user decides to complete the ...
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Why this layout results so slow especially on mobile? [migrated]

The code below uses flex to display some divs that act as buttons: the point is to create a basic layout for simple games. Two problems arises with this style of coding, first being speed of ...
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How to show correct vs. incorrect order of elements that the user ordered?

Alright, so in this case, the user takes a quiz and is asked a series of questions. Sometimes the questions can be a "drag into the correct order" kind of question. The issue I'm running into is how ...
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What font is this? [closed]

Please help me to find what font is this also suggest me the website where I can upload image and get the font type.
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Which version of A/B do i show if you happen to get different versions in two instances?

Let's say I'm doing A/B testing, and this one particular user gets randomly assigned into group B for example. I have a choice right away to either store that on their account in my database, or on ...
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When to show a toast message in Settings page

In a Settings page, what would be an acceptable practice when it comes to showing toast messages to the user to notify about changes applied? On exiting after change of settings in a particular ...
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How might we help customers get back on track from a connection timeout message

I'm designing 'sad path' scenarios for checkout and I'm trying to design for helping customers when a connection timeout occurs when the checkout hangs trying to connect to our 3rd party credit card ...
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What is the first thing you look for when it is bottleneck situation for you to decide on closing of tabs(browser, OS, Application)?

This is related to multi-tab feature. I am looking for answers to gather what usually people prefer from UX point of view What is the first thing you look for when it is bottleneck situation for you ...
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HTML <q> element: quotation symbols not selectable?

To include a quotation in HTML, one could simply use quotation symbols: <p>“Yes,” he said.</p> Alternatively, one could use the inline quotation element: <p><q>Yes,</q>...
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Recommendation: Multi-step VS One Page product Builder

I have a website where the user needs to fill in 4 steps: Pick a box design Add message Upload 4 photos Pick a gift inside the box I'm currently using a multistep wizard, but conversion rate is low. ...
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Best practice for requiring an “access code” before user can use app

To put things into context, we have an app that lets users earn money by just learning. Because of this, we have to be quite strict about which users are allowed to sign up as we obviously have ...
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Best way to indicate secondary list items within an expandable list will lead to a new screen? iOS mobile app

I'm designing a page with an accordion list (not a sidebar menu) in a financial iOS app. I'm trying show that eacg primary list item is expandable/collapsible (indicated by up-down chevrons), and that ...
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Mouseflow Heatmaps: number of clicks seems too low [closed]

Im using Mouseflow to show heatmaps of click behaviour on our site. I think this is not first account / project where I see that in a specific time range number of clicks that Mouseflow shows is ...
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Where could exit button be removed from during onboarding process?

My company is re-designing the on-boarding process for Emergency Service within the app. The process as follows: Page 1: Intro of Emergency Service Page 2: Terms of Services (TOS) Page 3: ...

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