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Software to design, create, or test user interfaces.

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GUI builder on concept level

I am looking for a software that allows me to build generic styled GUIs for concept purposes. It's purpose would be to give mainly non-programmers a tool to quickly scribble a few screens and ...
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Seeking Advice on Choosing the Right UI Libraries for Landing Pages and SaaS Products [closed]

I'm currently evaluating different UI libraries to improve my development workflow. I mostly work with Next.js and React, using Tailwind and Shadcn for both commercial and personal projects. My ...
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Wireframing software handling 3 buttons mouse click

I would like to prototype an application that would be capable of handling 3 buttons mouse clicks, even 4 buttons mice, with different events. It's also known as B1, B2, B3, and B4 clicks. Example, on ...
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Software for creating graphical applications for interacting with a MySQL Database

So I'm currently looking at modernizing our company's (<50 employees) database system, which is pretty archaic. The system uses Alpha Five, the database in question isn't even really relational, ...
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Reporting - easy to build interface linked to a postgres database

I'm looking for a tool that can create reports but also interface that can manipulate data. These reports and interfaces will be deployed on Windows PCs. Access and Excel spreadsheets are excluded. ...
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Extension to turn off the lights to any webpage element

When reading news articles, I'd like to hide all those sidebars and other items that scream for attention, I mean, to make everything black on the webpage except the block of text that I'm interested. ...
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User interface library for editor software

I need an open source library written in vanilla TypeScript or JavaScript (i.e., no requirement of frameworks such as React or Angular) for building user interface for editor software such as video ...
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Suggestions for creating high-fidelity UI mockups that can be inserted and edited from MS Word?

We use MS Word for software specs. These specs contain UI mockups. This is what the company uses to access these specs, so gotta stick with MS Word. Looking for something to easily design high-...
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Choosing Between WPF, WinUI 3, and Avalonia for Reskinned Commercial Win32 Desktop Application

I have a 7-year-old commercial desktop application that uses the MVVM pattern, which is currently built on WPF with extensive UI customizations. Every control has been re-templated and restyled. We ...
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Magnifier tool for Windows with more options than the built-in magnifier tool

I'm looking for a "Magnifier" freeware for Windows, that offers more customization that the built-in magnifier: I'd like to be able to customize the shortcuts, the smoothness / speed of the ...
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Linux Mint app / applet / extension to control active window by moving cursor to screen corners

I remember recently using a Linux app, applet, or extension that allowed the user to define actions for each corner of the screen (monitor). It was very simple to use, and had options for each screen ...
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Shell with undo and full cursor support

I spend a lot of time on OSX in Terminal running Bash on SSH. Most of the time it's fine, but when writing commands I miss several "standard" text editor features: undo typing (/redo) cut ...
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Need suggestion for Telerik Kendo UI JQuery Alternate

My company looking for a Web Application upgrade. Currently, we are using HTML5, CSS3, jQuery, JavaScript, Asp.net core, ASP.NET MVC, dhtmlx Scheduler, and Bootstrap V3. I went through the entire App ...
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Interactive software to organize and present information

Example: I have a bunch of different fruits and for each one I have 10 categories (e.g., color, size, taste, etc.) What I am looking for A program for only the person in charge to edit the ...
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Usability testing tool with Screen Upload and Prototyping feature

I'm working at a big company in the UX/UI department and am currently looking for a Usability-testing tool for my Figma Mock-Ups. I'll jump straight to the problem at hand: We do not have the "...
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UI flow editor Android library

I'm looking for a UI library to implement something like Node-RED (https://nodered.org/) in a fragment of my Android application. I need to interact with blocks to build a flowchart which will be used ...
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Flashlight app for Android that can adjust the intensity of the camera's flash (light)

Please recommend a flashlight app for Android that allows the user to vary the intensity of the camera's flash that is used for the light. There are scores (hundreds?) of apps in the Google Play store ...
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Input data in database (e.g. via browser)

my company is very restrictive regarding new software and even programming languages. Basically I am limited to everything which is preinstalled on my PC, which is the Microsoft Office/365 Suite (thus ...
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Hotjar alternative for non-SAAS product

I've had a question about Hotjar for a while now and I haven't been able to find a solution, so I hope you can help me. My problem is that I want to use Hotjar in an on-premise ERP system (non-saas), ...
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Home LAN mapping software

I have a pretty simple home LAN: EdgeRouter-x, a couple switches, and a wireless access point. I'd like a dashboard that shows all the computers attached to the network. The EdgeRouter has a DHCP ...
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Please recommend a graphics library for drawing vector graphics and event handling (Python)

I need a graphics library with the ability to handle events like mouse hover/click/keystrokes and draw vector graphics. I don't need libraries like tkinter or something similar, I need something ...
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Advanced datatables JS library for custom software with grouping similar to Airtable

I see that when sharing tables with Airtable you get fancy colorful frontend things like filtering, grouping and sorting. For example I create a table and when I share it, the user looking at it can ...
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Open source React timeline UI component, similar to those used in video editing or multi-track audio editing?

I'm looking for an open source React component that would let users drag and resize blocks horizontally over a timeline within different "swimlanes", similar to what you might see in a video ...
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Stop web page from capturing my finger movements on Android

I am trying to edit my weebly site, but it has too many pages on the page bar. As a result, i need to scroll down the pages frame to see all the pages. The problem is that Weebly interprets my ...
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Software to limit screen area available for programs running in full screen mode

I have rather specific request that may even look absurd. I believe it is not, though. I'd like Windows 10 taskbar to be always visible even if some program goes full screen (or to be able to see ...
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Web console (GUI) for apache ignite

We need a basic web console on apache ignite just to check cluster health and basic checks, is there any OpenSource tool available? We have checked few tools: Ignite Web Console - Looks like its very ...
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Browser with a modern UI

I'm in search of a modern web browser with a sleek and user-friendly interface. I've tried Opera GX, but unfortunately, it caused my computer to slow down. I'm looking for a browser that strikes a ...
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Best tool for visualizing results of test runs and integrating with Jenkins

I have created a python tool to run regression tests that use FIX messages and compare the expected and actual FIX responses. I want to integrate this python tool with Jenkins as I want to automate ...
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IDE specifically for layout and design of regular web applications?

Introduction I have been using CSS for many years now and, make no mistake, it has a huge value in separating the presentational responsibility from HTML into a separate layer of specification. But, ...
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low-level UI library that allows custom text selection mechanics

I need a GUI or TUI library for linux, that can be used from C, C++ or Python. The library shouldn't give me a repertoir of widgets, but instead allow me to build my own from scratch. I need a ...
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What is the best alternative to SwiftUI for MacOS?

SwiftUI seems to have good features, but only works on MacOS 1.15 and newer. Is there a framework for MacOS that is efficient, and shares the capabilities of SwiftUI. Well technically, if I put ...
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What framework to use for teaching Front-end development in JavaScript

I teach an undergraduate level computer science in Computer Graphics and User Interfaces. We cover UX, Designing and building UIs, and graphics programming (2D and 3D). In the past I've done this ...
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Reserved area for customers

I'm looking for a self hosted webapp for a reserved area. Here are the requirements of the final solution (where "final" means I'm almost sure some coding will be needed on my part in order ...
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Brightness adjuster to make cycling between dark and bright windows bearable?

Problem description Most of the time my workflow consists in a black window (terminal or text-editor) and a white one (web browser), so any brightness level is either too dim for the dark windows or ...
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Software to "dock" any window (like in OneNote 2016)

OneNote 2016 Desktop (O.N.) version (and perhaps other versions - I have it installed on Windows 10x64) allows you to dock a window. Pressing "Dock to Desktop" in the View menu does the following. The ...
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Any Free Mouse Gesture App in WIndows 10 or 11?

When I search for "mouse gestures app" in windows, there are many "touchpad gestures" results. It's pretty weird, because touchpad gestures is completely different from mouse ...
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Messagebox simulator

I am looking for a program than lets me configure a standard Windows message box dialog and then shows it so I can take a screenshot of it. must support icons must support buttons must support ...
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Linux distribution with full dark mode / dark theme support

Over the last decade, I've been actively taking steps to reduce my reliance on Windows and switch to Linux as my primary OS. I can hear Izzy enthusiastically cheering! I'm down to getting rid of my ...
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Disposable Email API for Selenium automated testing

I am looking to implement an Email API for my UI automated tests written in Java with Selenium. Are there any recommendations of an email client in order to do this? From what i found in my research ...
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Which GUI framework is mostly used in the software industry for developing standalone desktop apps?

As a student I am looking for the mostly used GUI framework in the industry for standalone desktop apps when all the frameworks in all the languages are considered together. Basically I want to know ...
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Windows software to reduce maximum brightness (not overall brightness) displayed?

My eyes are hurting from computer use. I use dark colors when possible, but some applications only use bright white backgrounds. They are resulting in physical pain to my eyes. I have turned my ...
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How to validate your UI has been correctly implemented by the developer?

I'm looking for a tool allowing to validate UI implementation (font, color, spacing, etc.) based on my mockups (Zeplin, sketch, etc.) and without coding. I found tranparent overlay features or pixel ...
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Is there any GUI / UI for C# which work on every CLR?

Is there any GUI / UI for C# which work on every CLR? Unlike Winforms which depens on some windows .dll? Something like Java Swing (runs on any JVM). Maybe something completely written in C# without ...
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Is there a browser based ui ux design tool that works on mobile and is also free?

I want to do some quick designs while on my mobile phone but I can't find any tool that does that.
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Rendering / Game engine editor UI: Libraries/frameworks recomendation?

I want to create a user interface for my interior designer application which mimics the looks of a game engine editor ui. The application should run on Windows, and developed using C++ combined with ...
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UI for node.js based desktop application

I understand that node.js is a server side javascript. I want to write a desktop application using node.js. What would be the best tool to build a UI for this application/ what languges frameworks do ...
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Hosted solutions for building a simple webapplication?

Can anyone suggest hosted options for building a webapplication that features user logins a roles-based access model the possibility to add my own pages (using custom queries to a database)...? ...
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NLog UI webpage to see logs

I have implemented NLog with database target (SQL Server) but I want to see those log entries in a nice UI. I have seen these tools on NLog official website NLog-specific viewers Gibraltar ...
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App to hide cursor when typing in Windows

Windows has a feature to hide the cursor (aka "pointer") when typing text. The option is called "Hide pointer while typing". Unfortunately, it does not work reliably. Is there a Windows 7 ...
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Tool to reorder Windows context menu items (menuitems) in Windows 7

Can anyone recommend a gratis tool to reorder Windows context menu items (aka menuitems) in Windows 7? Must be gratis (free of cost). Portable and open-source are both preferred, but neither required. ...