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Standards for storing a rating as a range (1-5, 1 is best, etc.)

There are four things to think about here: the meaning of the scale, direction of the scale, end points of the scale, resolution of the scale. Now, it is really exciting how one affects the other: ...
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Entering a relative date range (in a report writer)

Circling back after 18 months (!!!), we finally have a design we're going to implement, so sharing it back here to close the loop. @Monomeeth had a great answer. We didn't have the real estate for ...
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Entering a relative date range (in a report writer)

If it was me I would design the interface so that the most common (or useful) choices can be selected with the simple click (or tap) of a button/icon and the less common choices would be accessible ...
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Option to select a range and fixed values

to define a range/scope - You can: Use slider Use 2 inputs [begin - end] For values: Min 4 people Min 300 € It's good practise to define in logic of those solution or add additional radio buttons....
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Best design for time range filter?

This kind of choice should be as simple and intuitive as possible; And i would prefer selected a pre configured option, rather than selection a "start hour" and a "end hour". The pizza hut solution ...
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Best way to display ranges where end range is inclusive

If the expected audience is math savvy, this is how you could represent an interval: | Average Usage | Average Score | | ------------- | ------------- | | (0 - 1] days | 23.1 | | (1 - 2] ...
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Selecting Multiple Ranges From a Single Range

I think you should keep the slider as a representation of the data modified in the table only, without the possibility to change the data there too. After the update in the row, the interval can be ...
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Chart date/time range selector

Can you save the user some time/effort by giving them a pre-rolled list of possible options for time/date ranges, and end that list with a "Custom Range" option? The exact pre-set ranges would be ...
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Chart date/time range selector

Perhaps relocate some elements? I'd have first/last be default settings; i.e. you get the entire range. If someone doesn't want the full range, they press the calendar and enter their own start and/...
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Standards for storing a rating as a range (1-5, 1 is best, etc.)

As already said in other answers, quality should be a positive characteristic so the higher the quality the higher the number. The number of steps (granularity) depends on multiple factors. How ...
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What "near" means for you?

I think this will depend on the general availability of subway stations for your users. In general how many subway stations exist within a 50km radius? If several, then 50km could serve as "near" for ...
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Value input for several dependent ranges

Try limiting the number of inputs, and give users indications when the bounds update. Since the value range needs to be continuous, can you reduce the number of inputs, so users can see when they ...
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Best design for time range filter?

I would be advice you to be careful with something like this, culture will have a significant impact on the design. Why is culture important I am Dutch and here it is usually so that when you select a ...
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Best design for time range filter?

To elaborate more on the options, I would say the option 4. My recent experience with the PIZZAHUT online order, they have set the current time(Pick up now) with the local time display to the user and ...
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Best design for time range filter?

Making the choice should be as fast as possible. I can't remember why, but I know giving the user the fastest way to make a choice (by narrowing down their available choice pool) will lead to a better ...
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Best way to display ranges where end range is inclusive

I'd use : | Average Usage | Average Score | | ---------------- | ------------- | | 1 day | 23.1 | | 2 days | 120 | | 3 days | 312 | | ...
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Best way to display ranges where end range is inclusive

Have you considered defining the range by using precision, like this? | Average Usage | Average Score | | ------------------ | ------------- | | 0.001 - 1.000 days | 23.1 | | 1.001 - ...
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Best Format for Ranges on a Form: Vertical or Horizontal?

Putting the fields side by sides with the labels above the fields is a more standard approach than A or B (see the Material Guidelines). You can see this on all sorts of sites that use date ranges, ...
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Standards for storing a rating as a range (1-5, 1 is best, etc.)

The answer provided by Dominik is a comprehensive breakdown of the major considerations for designing the scale range, so I will talk about other aspects for completeness. In particular, I want to ...
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Better way for users to select a range in a table like structure

Avoid shift + click. Only IT Crowds will think to try this. You said "contiguous" row selection. If that is the case I suggest you offer a "selection mode" command. When entering this mode, the user ...
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how to display ranges in filters

A little competitive audit might shed some light on your question. I'll get you started. Here's Amazon, Best Buy, and Target, left to right. Best Buy is a little pedantic, with their "$25 - $49.99" ...
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Snap-to-increment Ranger Slider vs. Buttons

In my opinion using buttons will be more ergonomical or efficient to use. Buttons demand less work from the user, because all the distances will be displayed, and the user won't need to play with the ...
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Mobile friendly price slider

Option 2 since in that instance the value is clearly mapped to the handle. And I don't think you need to worry about the value being covered by the finger or thumb. In the scenario of setting the ...
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Mobile friendly price slider

If you want to go with the sliders shown in your question, I will suggest you go with Option 2 Additionally, I guess this will work perfectly on mobiles as the track sliders would be a little ...
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Most efficient way to ask users for days of the week and start/end time for each day?

This is how Microsoft Family Safety letting you configure time-limits for using the computer (for your child account). Checking the box toggles its configuration, user can drag mouse for multiple ...
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Is there a convention for validating start and end (time) in range?

The best solution is to prevent users from entering an invalid range. You can use date pickers that disable all invalid dates. Alternatively if the above solution is not possible, I suggest the ...
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Drop down menu or range slider for salary range filter?

If this is an application for a wide range of customers I would definitely choose a verbose approach and a radio buttons group control. It gives you both fast accessibility, clear delimitations and a ...
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