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Users that have no access to a page should not be able to click at it at all. If you let a user click on a button only tell them later that they have no access to its content it can make them frustrated or trust the design less. Some suggestions: I would recommend making the tabs look like a process (maybe with arrows) or at least name them 1. Process one ...


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Indicate which tabs have errors, and show the errors for each section within the tab. Optionally, if you find it suits your use case and how users interact with these tabs, you could include a summary of all the errors. Providing an overall summary of errors could be useful if the tabs are dependent on each other, or if the data is interconnected.


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The particular one that you have mentioned in the question do not have a name by definition as of now it seems. Anyways, from a technical side it is adding JS functions to document.title. Therefore maybe we can call it Dynamic Document Title. [from today haha] Please post your answers if it actually has a defined name. Then I shall remove my answer :) Also, ...


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Flashing Tab These types of notifications are usually called flashing notifications or in the cases of the favicon, Notification alert. By extension, the case of tabs can be called Flashing Tabs Image from Create a Flashing Notification Tab Or Browser Tab Notifications


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Both versions have their pros and cons. The best solution would depend somewhat of the context: How often users would switch between files versus switch between tabs If the title of the file is needed for identifying the content of a tab (e.g. if all files have the same tab-titles, then it may be better to have the file title closer to the tab titles) The ...


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Filename centered on title bar area feels more like an application This pattern has been used by major applications that deal with file reading/writing. For example, Microsoft Excel does this with the "Book" title, which contains multiple "Sheets" which are rendered as tabs. Assuming it's appropriate for your use case, leveraging this familiarity can be ...


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Generally I‘d avoid tabs for most things because they hide content and are generally harder to use than just laying out the content in plain site. That said, if the content of each tab can be clearly labelled and the first tab (the one that starts open) is more relevant than the others, and users don't need to see all the contents of all tabs at the same ...


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I'm surprised I can't see any formal UX description or testing for these anywhere. I did see a couple of articles on creating them which referred to them as Update Notifications. https://webdesign.tutsplus.com/tutorials/how-to-display-update-notifications-in-the-browser-tab--cms-23458 https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Add-ons/WebExtensions/...


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Did you make a deliberate choice to use tabs instead of a paginated(stepped) form? I ask because you're introducing a concept that is new to new me. Having tabs that aren't available until other information is filled out creates deactivated deactivated tabs. Deactivated once because they are not the active tab then again because they are not available. I ...


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If users may be interested in tracking the progress, readonly access would be a reasonable option in many cases. For example, after clicking on the tabs, it could say something like: This task is currently assigned to J. Smith. Status: incomplete Of course, it depends on the reason for the access control. It may make more sense to have something like "...


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I see this sometimes on single-page applications (e.g. portfolios, small businesses) with a horizontal menu that scrolls to the part of the content when you click the corresponding menu item. I usually find it a bit of a waste because the pages seem to be short and I have to click all menu items to see if there is some content that is not on the page (e.g. a ...


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Working with next constraints. We don't want the user to do a lot of vertical scrolling We don't want to do heavy redesign of the cards We're going to have lots of required text in cards Ditching the usual vertical scrolling will force you to deal with a tough situation where it wont be natural for the user to scroll horizontally as he won't be aware of ...


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Title at the Top (first screen shown) Why? It's familiar. Many popular applications use a similar layout and straying from that could result in confusion. That said, I would hope that the title of the workspace would be mutually exclusive of the tab where work is done. It would be my hope that when a new workspace is opened, one tab would always show by ...


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By 'dummy tab' you mean placing that link directly onto the surface, in lieu of a tab? Yes, that is preferable to my mind. It presents crisper, more direct navigation: Your link doesn't need to be discovered beneath a tab that presumably has to hint at the presence of a link, which is superfluous... unless your hyperlink is extremely long and for some reason ...


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Put some explanation of what that url is on last tab . Put url at centre.


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You could have tabs, and have the external link off to the side: This way you can keep the name as the general content type (but not make them click a tab just for a link), and show them the URL (and the concept/functionality) they're going to get:


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My guess is it would have to do with usability. In the case of the apps using top navigation bar (which, by the way, is also a recommended navigation pattern for Android Apps), usability may be better off by having the "lesser used" actions far away from the user's thumb. By doing this, they free up the space for users to swipe or choose any of the more ...


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I think the version where the title is on the left of the tabs reads easier, shows the relationship better and makes more sense.


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First solution is vertical scroll, often used on mobile. With placing arrows right, and when needed left.. Second solution is having "toogle more" button on end, where you toggle all other tabs that didnt fit. Thirds solution is "mega drop down", as you maybe can think that tabs are not best solution if you have so many items.


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Although the usual norm for a dashboard is to keep a viewable height, they can be made to scroll vertically as what happens in Google Analytics and a lot of other analytics pages. Instead of creating multiple tabs, it is best to try to sort multiple of them in a single long scroll page particularly useful when the same filter is applicable, makes it easier ...


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I am not sure how log you can allow user to add new tabs, and also not sure if tabs can be combined into one group like, - Group 1 -> Tab1 , Tab2, Tab3 - Group 2 -> Tab4 - Group 3 -> Tab7, Tab8 and so on Then like menu hierarchy we can give UI which would be more simpler to user to access each section. If Not then there are more other two ...


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I think the problem comes because you're mixing READING and EDITING screens. If you're editing, you need to make it very clear. Your action buttons (please do not confuse with CTA) make sense on an edition page, but of course, they're not needed if the user is viewing data. This is why you're facing this problem: in one screen you have nothing to save, ...


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There are several different possibilities to place the dashboards. The most suitable control may vary depending on the context. Carousel tabs: Allow you to quickly switch between 2-3 options, other options are hidden. In general, tabs keep the options visible at all times which makes it quick and easy to switch between options. On the other hand the take up ...


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If I understood your question correctly, you are talking about nested tab bars, right? Have you considered placing the main navigation into a sidebar on the left side of the screen? This way, you end up with a menu, that is commonly used and known by users, and also accomplish a clear distinction between your main navigation and your lower-level tabs. Here ...


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Nothing wrong with tabs There is nothing wrong with two sets of tabs. Tabs are a commonly used pattern and mostly well understood by people, using something unusual and new might leave users more confused. From your sketch it looks like you maintain a clear hierarchy, as long as that is maintained in the visual design it should work fine (assuming it's a ...


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