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show an indicator if a tap-and-hold menu hides behind an option

asked 2013-12-25 22:42:28 +0300

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updated 2014-04-06 22:33:00 +0300

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Otherwise one would never find this options without a google search

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eg: Did you know that if you go to System Settings-> Mobile Network and then press and hold the 'Internet'[1] toggle ... you get hidden settings? [1] or whatever your ISP calls their data connection

lbt ( 2013-12-28 22:23:12 +0300 )edit

duplicate (added one day later): https://together.jolla.com/question/2926/improve-friendliness-and-intuitivity-of-ui/

etam ( 2013-12-29 00:08:56 +0300 )edit

@lbt yeah, I learnd from through some comments on this forum ;) it leaded to this bug report

renegade22 ( 2013-12-29 00:35:32 +0300 )edit

I'll just mention here that someone gave a suggestion of "... underlining with dots the tappable object ..." in the duplicate question

AL13N ( 2013-12-29 10:09:38 +0300 )edit

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answered 2013-12-29 21:01:09 +0300

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I agree, here and there you can access options by long tapping an object but there isn't any hint that helps understanding when you can long tap something. It's definitively one of the less intuitive aspect of the UI.

Maybe just underlining with dots the tappable object could be a first way to give a hint to the user.

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