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Design changes ready to review (18)

Design changes that landed in Ubuntu and ready for the design team to review

Bug Importance Assignee
right click menu looks disabled, change the styling High jounihelminen
[system-settings] should allow switching 2nd SIM to 3G data High mpt
[indicator] + [dialog] Silent Mode causes no indication of a change in [icon] state. High digitalalex
ListItem does not swipe with custom MouseAreas High femma
[indicators] Align indicators correctly to grid units High digitalalex
[system settings] [hotspots/tethering] is often mentally associated with Wi-Fi, but the UI is under Cellular High femma
[SDK] Cannot set background colour for overflow of leading/trailing actions High jounihelminen
Volume notifications over multimedia content are annoying Medium mpt
[indicators] tap to return to call shouldn't expand indicators Medium dizzypaty
[themes] [design] Develop a strategy to keep fonts readable wherever we allow the user setting his own background image Medium jounihelminen
[browser] Update visual design of the new tab page Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[browser] Bookmark Link action from popup menu should invoke bookmark folder UI or provide some sort of feedback that action succeeded Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[SDK] Right-click menu instead of leading/ trailing actions Medium femma
[sdk] TrailingAction widths needs to be clamped Medium jamiedawsonyoung
[system settings] allows to change lock security without asking for passcode Low mpt
[power] Display should come on when started charging Low mpt
[System Settings] Change phone security (passcode) is undiscoverable Low mpt
APN editor: only names of existing APNs are visible Undecided mpt

Triaged and in progress design bugs (176)

Design changes are officially signed off, but that didn't get handed over upstream or downstream

Bug Importance Assignee
[dialler] No vibration during a call Critical olga-kemmet
A disabled label cannot be visually differantiated from enabled labels Critical jounihelminen
[scopes] Testers did not know that tapping on different parts of a section on Today's Scope would lead them to different content High digitalalex
[Notifications] turn the screen on High faenil
[system settings] per app data transfer over 3G should be configurable by the user High olga-kemmet
[sim pin] prompt on boot but after greeter High andreea-pirvu
[incoming call] Turn screen on when phone is moved during a call High olga-kemmet
[Scopes] App scope: Expected to be able to separate frequently used apps from other apps on the apps Scope High dizzypaty
[scopes] Expected to be able to access to the hourly weather broadcast of the day without having to go to the Weather site High digitalalex
[SDK] Text selection issues High faenil
[System Settings] issue with navigation High mpt
[System Settings] OEM/PES requirement to expose build information High mpt
[Edge Education] Swiping down from a specific indicator icon would open its related content/function was not discovered by most testers High andreea-pirvu
[System Settings] [design] allow Passcodes of variable length instead of just 4 digits High mpt
[dialer] Should be able to set a Voicemail number High olga-kemmet
[Scopes] Process required to pin a shortcut to the launcher does not fit users mental model High dizzypaty
[Edge Education] New wizard in Vivid doesn't excercise indicator gesture High andreea-pirvu
[sdk] Buttons and other widgets are too small for comfortable touch usage High jamiedawsonyoung
[sim pin] SIM PIN + passcode screens too similar High andreea-pirvu
Art in cards with backgrounds are Ubuntu-shaped High digitalalex
[Edge education] Tutorial doesn't teach you about the long swipe from left High andreea-pirvu
[sdk] [focus states] Add keyboard navigation support to widgets High femma
[Online Accounts, Scopes] Remove snap-decision fallback High dizzypaty
[Calendar] The default Personal calendar color is hard to see Medium jounihelminen
[calendar] Editing an event seems to have the wrong order for events Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[design] [Greeter] Greeter should be dismissed only via an edge gesture Medium vesar
[indicators] Clicking on a connected network's disconnects & re-connects Medium mpt
Promt user to unlock phone when connection via usb Medium bpierre
[coachmarks] Need to educate users about drag-for-action gestures Medium andreea-pirvu
Can't hear clock alarm when headphones are plugged in but not in your ears Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[dialer] No voicemail number defined ==> No feedback when attempting to dial Medium olga-kemmet
[Dialogs] Power dialog looks like a tricolor Medium boroskograzina
[background] + [system settings] removing custom backgrounds action seems impossible to complete Medium mpt
[browser] Secure connection icon should indicate level of verification Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[System Settings] No "Ubuntu Art" available for using as backgrounds (needs wallpapers to install) Medium jounihelminen
[Greeter, App switcher] [design] App spread should include welcome screen Medium vesar
[Ubuntu Phone Store] No message when no applications found Medium digitalalex
[Doc Viewer] Need a way to fast scroll to top/bottom in the PDF viewer Medium jamesjosephmulholland
Finalize the LED use cases Medium mpt
Can't use mouse to access bottom edge Medium faenil
[messaging] It is not possible to request "Delivery Notifications" for SMS or MMS messages Medium olga-kemmet
[edge education] tutorial not adapted to desktop mode Medium andreea-pirvu
[system settings] No notification for which Sim card call is received from Medium mpt
[switcher] Apps in spread should have icon to help distinguish between them Medium vesar
[Scopes] Departments not behaving consistently when navigating too/from a Scope Medium dizzypaty
[music app] Playing an album is not as simple as it should be Medium jounihelminen
[Notes] It's not obvious how to switch back to see your locally stored notes. Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[SDK] No standard error appearance for text fields and other controls Medium jamiedawsonyoung
[calendar] Inconsistent visualization of current and selected day Medium jounihelminen
[Indicators] Network indicator should deal with AP/P2P Wi-Fi devices as well as active AP/P2P connections Medium mpt
[browser] bookmarks don't support drag and drop Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[sdk] Switch and CheckBox do not visually indicate focus Medium jamiedawsonyoung
[System] Need an official broken flashing image from design Medium mpt
[browser] ExpandedHistoryView should have multiselection mode Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[SDK] Toolkit lacks radio buttons Medium mpt
[dash] + [scopes] Uninstallation confirmation screen inconsistent with other dialogs Medium boroskograzina
[clock][UX] landscape view Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[Lock screen] phone lock screen allows connection to WLAN Medium bpierre
Silent mode is not silent Medium mpt
Guideline/documentation has no layout recommendation for buttons in dialogs Medium wilson-steph1989
[Clock] Too easy to accidentally turn off the alarm instead of snoozing Medium dizzypaty
[scopes] should Dash rotate Medium dizzypaty
[System Settings] Image upgrade can remove preinstalled apps without notice Medium mpt
[design] [snap decisions] incoming call notification swipe looks like buttons Medium olga-kemmet
[scopes] Icons have inconsistent look Medium digitalalex
[system settings] Ubuntu Phone: No intuitive click on "Install..." button after an Ubuntu update Medium mpt
[Edge Education] Tutorial explaining the two finger scroll gesture Medium andreea-pirvu
[launcher] Make the launcher the full width of the screen Medium johnlea
Moderately long name not shown in address book card Medium raecontreras
Label in Dialog invisible when using SuruDark theme Medium jamiedawsonyoung
The adressbook should remember the settings for source of adressbook Medium olga-kemmet
[music] Empty state design for an empty playlist Medium jounihelminen
Address book does not synchronize customised fields name from Google contacts Medium olga-kemmet
[SDK] no way to disable PageHeadState actions highlighting Medium jamiedawsonyoung
[SDK] Tooltips Medium femma
[scopes] Apps search results often seem irrelevant Medium dizzypaty
[Calendar] month view is uninformative Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[desktop] Configuration of screens positions and geometry Medium vesar
[address book]There's no "nickname" or "display name" fields available Medium olga-kemmet
[SDK] Bottom edge behaviour needs refining Medium jounihelminen
[Browser] No way to navigate both in private and 'clear' mode at the same time Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[scopes] + [app store] Refuse installing apps if it would leave too little free disk space Medium dizzypaty
[Clock] Should be able to silence alarm using power button Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[enhancement] Need a mechanism to prevent focus stealing Medium mpt
[coachmarks] The discoverability of 'recent call' tab was poor Medium andreea-pirvu
[Dialer] Incoming call - no info which SIM card was called (dual SIM) Medium olga-kemmet
[Dialer] Auto-completion when dialing a number Medium olga-kemmet
[theme] [design] no option to change home screen wallpaper Medium digitalalex
[indicators] Impossible to disable cellular data from indicator Medium mpt
[Launcher]Active application in Launcher is hardly visible on phone Medium jamiedawsonyoung
[System Settings] if “when locked, allow [...] notifications” is disabled, notifications should not be shown Medium mpt
[Alarms] Allow snoozing an alarm by turning the phone. Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[sdk] improve download progress bar percentage Medium mpt
OptionSelector animation is very jumpy Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[Navigation] Launcher, Status bar and app switcher reveals too easy for Full Screen applications Medium vesar
[Dash] Support link should be clickable, app preview shows mailto links with "mailto" text Medium dizzypaty
[Navigation] Long left swipe inconsistent in apps/scopes Medium johnlea
[icons] Many standard icons are missing from the mobile theme Medium tiheum
[Weather] Details on wind are ambiguous Medium jounihelminen
[Indicators] Changing multimedia volume causes missed calls Medium dizzypaty
Abnormal use of font weights in system-settings makes it an unpleasing experience Medium mpt
[system-settings] Changing modem technologies on krillin is a bad experience Medium femma
[Clock][UX] app needs a dark theme variant Low jamesjosephmulholland
[Music App and Scope] Consistent use of "Songs" or "Tracks" between Music app and Music scope Low dizzypaty
[MX4]app switcher by long pressing the home button Low johnlea
hardware LED should indicate charging status Low mpt
[Weather] Need an empty state Low jamesjosephmulholland
[scopes] Handling large numbers of favourited scopes Low dizzypaty
[Address Book] contacts syncing is not enough intuitive Low olga-kemmet
[Indicators] Notifications menu: gesture control when updating the system Low dizzypaty
[Apps] Support multiple app instances in the spread Low vesar
[Calculator][ux] icons: new icon do not match appearence/colors of Calculator Low tiheum
[system settings] Dual Sim; no possibility to switch on or off each sim card completely. Low mpt
[clock][ux] Stopwatch should keep running (in the background) even when the phone/clock app is turned off Low jamesjosephmulholland
There is no feedback when GPS is used, or when a GPS lock is being acquired Low mpt
[Scopes] Make it possible to make preview images not interactive Low dizzypaty
[launcher] Can re-order and un-pin launcher items and launch apps while phone is locked Low vesar
[messaging-app]"draft" messages aren't saved Low olga-kemmet
[sdk] Scrollbars are too thin and transparent to be useful Low jounihelminen
Can't change locale settings (e.g. language, 12/24-hour time, date format) independently Low mpt
[desktop]"indicator-session" name is suboptimal Low dizzypaty
[scopes] Apps in the AppStore can not be sorted by their license Low dizzypaty
[sdk] Smaller header in landscape orientation Low jounihelminen
[system settings] Add potability to uninstall multiple apps from Storage page. Low mpt
'Transfer has been completed' a bit long-winded Low dizzypaty
[OSK] Tweaks to keyboard open/close animation Low olga-kemmet
[scopes] bottom edge should show favourite apps Low dizzypaty
[indicatoes] Offer an indicator option to not lock screen automatically Low dizzypaty
[SDK] [Time picker] [Calendar] choose event time Low bpierre
[system settings] "Other vibrations" setting is misclassified. Found it under "Sound". Low mpt
no audible warning of high volume level Low mpt
some apps like document viewer can't get fullscreen on tablet Low jounihelminen
[Music app] Toggle to a list of all songs by an artist in Artist view Low jamesjosephmulholland
[Indicators] WorldCity timezone should be shown in the datetime indicator Low jamesjosephmulholland
Phone Meizu MX4: Double click the MX4's screen to wake it up Low johnlea
[system settings] Battery information doesn't show apps or services Low mpt
[browser] bookmarks are only accessible from the new tab view Low jamesjosephmulholland
[Clock][UX] Right location is identified but wrong timezone Low jamesjosephmulholland
[Address book] All, Favourites -- there should be an option to create more groups. Low olga-kemmet
[Dialogs] inconsistent use of colour for restart menu when changing language Low boroskograzina
[address-book] Can't delete an address as a whole Low olga-kemmet
[OSK] Ubuntu Touch should allow alternative keyboard layouts Wishlist jounihelminen
Warn the user when connecting to an open AP which has been connected before as encrypted Wishlist mpt
[address book] Contact form should allow multi source account for a contact Wishlist olga-kemmet
[messaging-app] Enable different sound for different senders Wishlist olga-kemmet
[sdk] When should a text entry lose focus? Wishlist femma
[indicators] Provide Ability To Post via Message Icon in Global Menu Bar Wishlist dizzypaty
[Browser] Ability to switch to the desktop mode (desktop version) Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[Scopes] No way to arrange apps in the App scope other than alphabetically Wishlist dizzypaty
[browser] No graphic way to enable the developer mode Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[osk] On a form, the numbers keyboard doesn't show the next button Wishlist raecontreras
[Notes] Notes app not tablet optimized Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[address book] Can't change adress book storage source Wishlist olga-kemmet
[dialler] "Smart dialing" is not supported Wishlist olga-kemmet
[Indicators] Use a roaming indicator for each SIM on dual SIM phones Wishlist dizzypaty
[system-settings] developer mode should not require a password Wishlist mpt
[music app] Folder browsing view Wishlist jounihelminen
[System settings] Can't set user-supplied ring tone Wishlist mpt
[messaging-app] Sync logs Wishlist olga-kemmet
[content hub plugin] add "wallpaper" to the content hub Wishlist mpt
No protection against "evil twin" (same-named) wi-fi networks Wishlist mpt
[scopes] Enable keyboard typing/spelling suggestion in scopes search field Wishlist dizzypaty
[SDK] Changing the font / font size... Wishlist johnlea
[address book] No import/export to/from files Wishlist olga-kemmet
[Calendar] work time Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[Scopes] First entered number dialed Wishlist dizzypaty
UI for reporting bugs on the phone Wishlist bjkeyser
[WebApps] Improve Webapps install dialog text Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[Weather] Request for a "pull to refresh" capability Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
Built in Apport-Like Bug and Suggestion Reporting Tool Needed Wishlist mpt
[browser] Can't copy URLs from the autocomplete list Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[indicators] Possibility to set the last active alarm from the quick menu Wishlist dizzypaty
[browser] "Open link in a new tab" should open tab in the background on desktop Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[browser] No facility to import bookmarks from other browsers Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[Clock][UX] should support creating one-time alarms on any day of the current week Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[Clock][UX] Add timers functionality Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland

Design changes on hold (48)

Design changes that are on hold (Opinion, Incomplete)

Bug Importance Assignee
Sound indicator should only indicate ringtone volume Critical mpt
[system-settings] the user should not need to sign into Ubuntu One in order to update core apps Critical mpt
[scopes] shopping scope not being used High dizzypaty
[Scopes] Selling in scopes High dizzypaty
[scopes] No (eg. calls, messages) today' was confusing to users when there was recent (not-today) content displayed underneath. High dizzypaty
[music app] The slider for 'forward and back forward' was difficult to manipulate High jamesjosephmulholland
[System Settings] After adding an online account, users should always be able to see account options High mpt
Transfer idicator should use a different label "Files" is not generic enough High dizzypaty
[Scope] location settings are enabled by default High dizzypaty
[new app] Flashlight installed by default and accessible without unlock Medium bpierre
[Browser] Needs a refresh button, and address bar keeps disappearing Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[HUD] No way to invoke HUD on unity8 Medium johnlea
[Scopes] with a helper app show up as apps in the store Medium dizzypaty
Implement the new design for managing removable storage media Medium jamesjosephmulholland
[Indicators] Missed calendar or alarm events need to be properly indicated Medium dizzypaty
[sdk] Checkbox cannot be stopped from animating Medium olga-kemmet
[Dialer] Phone was locked during the phone call and can't hang up without having to unlock first Medium olga-kemmet
[indicators] With phone locked, it's impossible to setup a mobile connection Medium dizzypaty
[Icons] Top panel icons (location & notification) are misleading Medium tiheum
[camera] User is forced to swipe left for photo roll Medium jounihelminen
[Icons] Panel icon colourization update Medium tiheum
[Dash] Departments look wrong on wider screens Low dizzypaty
[Incoming call] Slider to answer incomming calls is to small Low olga-kemmet
[Calculator] Swipe to delete pattern needs re-work Low jamesjosephmulholland
Default keyboard colour scheme slows users down Low jounihelminen
[Music app] no autoplay Low jounihelminen
[shell] Should Full shell rotation work in Windowed mode? Low johnlea
[wifi] cannot disconnect from a known wifi network Low mpt
[address-book] Interface to add new contacts from messaging is not obvious Wishlist olga-kemmet
[notifications] aren't desirable while playing games or videos Wishlist dizzypaty
[dialer-app] Can not record phone call Wishlist olga-kemmet
[messaging-app] Newline entered instead of message being sent when "Enter" pressed on keyboard Wishlist olga-kemmet
Difference from UTC should be displayed (optionally?) Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[clock][ux]Snooze time per alarm Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[sdk] Widgets should be highlighed on mouse-over Wishlist jounihelminen
[Gallery App/Content Hub] Expected to be able to select picture in a full screen preview mode before sending it Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[icons] browser, settings and calculator icons too similar to another well known mobile O/S Wishlist tiheum
[greeter] should provide a "lock sound" option Wishlist jounihelminen
[Dekko] It should be possible to swipe left/right between messages within a folder Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[Clock] It is very hard to read what is time from analog clock only Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[Browser] reopens closed sites after manually closing them Wishlist jamesjosephmulholland
[physical keyboard] No way to auto-repeat Wishlist olga-kemmet
[calculator] Favourite screen is blank by default Wishlist magdalena-mirowicz
[Dialer] ubuntu touch bad dialer/contacts integration Wishlist olga-kemmet
[wizard] After the wi-fi is authenticated, it doesn't open the next page automatically Wishlist andreea-pirvu
[messaging-app] Select the SIM of the message the user is replying to. Wishlist olga-kemmet
Scopes -> (web)App communication really clunky Undecided dizzypaty
[Shell] Bring the HUD back to Unity 8 Undecided johnlea

Untriaged design bugs (36)

Bugs that are not triaged and have an ayatana-design task

Bug Importance Assignee
[phone app] Search contacts shell High olga-kemmet
It's difficult to answer a call on arale High olga-kemmet
Launching an app from the dash lacks visual feedback High digitalalex
[Icons] Inconsistent tranparent app icon handling Medium tiheum
Empty state for Favorites view not correct Medium olga-kemmet
leading actions width is too small making it very difficult to press Medium jamiedawsonyoung
Return to standard chars after inserting '@' Wishlist mpt
Allow smaller scope results Wishlist dizzypaty
Should be able to set custom ringtone Wishlist mpt
can't quit apps with touch in right-edge-spread when in windowed mode Undecided
MX4 - settings - storage -duplicate app entries shown Undecided
[Clock] Alarm sounds page should show tick icon instead of checkbox to indicate chosen alarm sound Undecided
window buttons' markings Undecided
[Clock] Differentiate between custom sounds and default sounds in the alarm sound page Undecided
Refinements to all day event display Undecided jamesjosephmulholland
[OSK] Add more characters Undecided
Can skip wizard steps after you tap on notification"Storage device detected" Undecided
Messages can be replied to when phone is locked Undecided
back button hard to reach/use Undecided
Jump to top of page functionality missing in web browser Undecided
Screen fade-out on power button press is too slow Undecided
[Clock][UX] Stopwatch laps is a bit difficult to navigate Undecided
window mode spread, no icon for dash Undecided
MX4 poor function of left or right swipe with phone case fitted Undecided
clicking on active call banner and indicators with mouse Undecided
Support for Undecided
If camera-app's access to the camera is revoked, it's hard to tell what's wrong Undecided
Improve webapps navigation UI Undecided jamesjosephmulholland
With only one item, dropdown seems to do nothing Undecided
Paypal login cannot be assured to be from paypal Undecided
[OSK] Add Flemish keyboard or provide independent layout option Undecided
Small light grey text difficult to read on of white background Undecided
unity8 and 3 finger window drag Undecided
windowed mode right edge spread selection needs animation Undecided
Full of "No title" events Undecided
Single star means "this number is the rating", but looks like app has a low rating Undecided

Inconsistent design bugs (0)

Design bugs that are in a inconsistent state

Bug Importance Assignee

Other status

Miscellanous other status summary. Go to the other pages for details.

Categorie of bugs Number
Design changes ready to develop upstream 37
Design changes ready to develop downstream 268
Design changes ready to land in Ubuntu 5