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Tips for making beautiful UX

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  • Tips for making beautiful UX

    In my browser-based application, I have a variety of UXs. Some are large with parent-child and some are tiny with as few as 2 fields.
    To add to the complexity, clients have different size screens and so the amount of whitespace below and to the right of the UX varies considerably.
    I made an earlier post regarding allowing the user with buttons to make a list control of variable height by the user clicking buttons which works but seems a pretty clunky approach.
    Any tips or tricks anyone care to share to about how they have tackled this issue?

  • #2
    If you are not using Viewboxes for displaying data and Panels for the UI be device independent - you will find it as you say clunky and a constant struggle without them, a UX with two fields sounds like something you should review seems odd - what would the case be for that?

    Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
    Albert Einstein, (attributed)
    US (German-born) physicist (1879 - 1955)


    • #3
      Watch this quick video
      Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
      Albert Einstein, (attributed)
      US (German-born) physicist (1879 - 1955)


      • #4
        also re the Beautiful request..another quick video.
        Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
        Albert Einstein, (attributed)
        US (German-born) physicist (1879 - 1955)


        • #5
          Are you planning on offering the components from the videos?
          Jay Talbott
          Lexington, KY


          • #6
            Yes Jay - it will be a full working application and Tutorial Video.

            Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
            Albert Einstein, (attributed)
            US (German-born) physicist (1879 - 1955)


            • #7
              Hi Pete,

              You are amazing!

              A very detailed screen that appears lightning fast!

              Are those lists view boxes?

              I am so appreciative of your contributions!!
              Gary S. Traub, Ph.D.


              • #8
                That looks amazingly responsive, can't wait to watch the tutorial on this! Thanks Pete.
                Alpha Anywhere v12. Build 7086-5534 IIS v10.0 on Windows Server 2019 Std in Hyper-V


                • #9
                  Great, Pete. I look forward to seeing it.
                  Jay Talbott
                  Lexington, KY


                  • #10
                    I too look forward to this. Great job!
                    Mike Brown - Contact Me
                    Programmatic Technologies, LLC
                    Independent Developer & Consultant


                    • #11
                      This is amazing work!


                      • #12
                        Pete, will you be sharing the UX component? If so, any idea when? Would love to look at the behind the scenes - even without a video tutorial at first. Thanks!


                        • #13
                          Its going up Sunday - maybe earlier.. - just need to lay off the wine bottle.
                          Insanity: doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.
                          Albert Einstein, (attributed)
                          US (German-born) physicist (1879 - 1955)


                          • #14
                            How was that wine? lol I am right there with ya - I'm partial to Sweet Reisling. Looking forward to it and thank you!


                            • #15

                              I was impressed by my UX until I saw yours, haha. You have a lot of valuable features on your video that I'd love to learn how to do. I look forward to your tutorial and being able to look behind the scenes.