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From Ariel Constenla-Haile <>
Subject Re: [UI] ColorPicker - entering hex color code
Date Thu, 19 Jul 2012 16:30:06 GMT
On Fri, Jul 20, 2012 at 12:17:37AM +0800, Kevin Grignon wrote:
> KG01 - These examples, along with the behavior expectations may make
> sense to a developer, however in 15 yrs of digital design, I've never
> assumed a tool would resolve my hex input. 
> I suspect we all agree that the colour picker UX needs work, I'm not
> sure this fix would address the core issues. 
> Regardless, from a UX perspective, the tool should prevent users from
> having to refine or correct autocomplete. Furthermore, if a specific
> syntax is required, then the input field and supporting instructional
> text and examples should make the expected syntax obvious. 

The problem is: what is the expected behaviour? I didn't get an idea
from the hex numbers I tried, and the documentation is missing/broken
(another issue: F1 doesn't display the respective help page, and AFAIK
the help wasn't updated).

Ariel Constenla-Haile
La Plata, Argentina

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