Beyond bars and hour glasses: Designing performance and progress indicators

  • Sabine Musil
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Computer Science book series (LNCS, volume 733)


Alternative design options for performance and progress indicators are introduced. Selected methods are then implemented on a HyperCard stack and tested against each other in an empirical user test. The design of the test and its results are presented.


Performance Indicators Progress Indicators User Interface Design 


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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sabine Musil
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  1. 1.Vienna User Interface GroupUniversity of ViennaVienna

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