Difference between revisions of "Calligra/Usability and UX/Common/Web Browser-like UX for Main Window/Modern GUI of Calligra Words"

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*Styles list: Use previews, not previews+names [http://images.apple.com/iwork/pages/images/whatis_streamlined.jpg] save space and add aesthetics
 
*Styles list: Use previews, not previews+names [http://images.apple.com/iwork/pages/images/whatis_streamlined.jpg] save space and add aesthetics
 
*Scrolling: on the Words mockup persistent scrollbar has been removed (position indicator within the document could added). Scrolling with preview would fit to the design [http://regmedia.co.uk/2010/03/29/ipad_pages.jpg]
 
*Scrolling: on the Words mockup persistent scrollbar has been removed (position indicator within the document could added). Scrolling with preview would fit to the design [http://regmedia.co.uk/2010/03/29/ipad_pages.jpg]
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*Selection frames and handles:
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**iWork: They are different (more pleasant) on tablets[http://www.richardharringtonblog.com/files/ipad_sample_09.jpg] than on desktops[http://www.ibooksauthortemplates.com/blog/wp-content/uploads/2012/10/Scrolling-Side-Bar-Widget.png].
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**QuickOffice[http://www.quickoffice.com/quickoffice_pro_iphone/faqs/]  has rather nice handles for spreadsheet ranges[http://d1j0ez72nmjkmb.cloudfront.net/iphone/user_guide_images/qs_formula_builder.jpg][http://d1j0ez72nmjkmb.cloudfront.net/iphone/user_guide_images/select_range.png]. Two colors (such as blue, white) used for handles are practical because of nice contrasting. More handles: [http://d1j0ez72nmjkmb.cloudfront.net/iphone/user_guide_images/rotate_resize_image.jpg] (note the extra handle for rotation).

Revision as of 21:57, 8 March 2013

  • Mockup: to be published on March 9th

See also

  • Comments: iWork's appearance outside of the page [1] [2] fits better in the new Words design than MS Word's appearance (inside)
  • Styles list: Use previews, not previews+names [3] save space and add aesthetics
  • Scrolling: on the Words mockup persistent scrollbar has been removed (position indicator within the document could added). Scrolling with preview would fit to the design [4]
  • Selection frames and handles:
    • iWork: They are different (more pleasant) on tablets[5] than on desktops[6].
    • QuickOffice[7] has rather nice handles for spreadsheet ranges[8][9]. Two colors (such as blue, white) used for handles are practical because of nice contrasting. More handles: [10] (note the extra handle for rotation).

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