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In the community app area - text labels UX are mixed up

When moving a community app within the page layout - it has the following options: 

  • Move to Previous Column
  • Move to Next Column

However, when you move to previous, it goes to NEXT.

When you move to NEXT column, it goes to PREVIOUS column

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It's like the navigation of that is reading from Right to Left, and people generally read from Left to Right in most languages. The current way therefore is UX illogical.

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BTW - this has been investigated and it is working "as designed" (that is for Chinese devs that read from right to left - which is not most readers) - and the IBM dev agreed that it was off, but did not want to fix. This type of UX reflects poorly overall on the product.

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  • Aug 6 2018
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    Adam Gartenberg commented
    9 Apr, 2021 05:37pm

    Our intention is to focus development effort on the Highlights community homepage going forward.