Microsoft Vista UX Report

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I saw this article while searching for the use of animated logos as "please wait" icons.

It is part of a larger UX guidelines kit from MS regarding VIsta.

Amazingly, it is quite objective and even harsh against certain Microsoft tendencies.  I think it’s awesome that a company can be that objective and publish "bad things" about their previous design choices.  I am going to read it in more detail.  Great job to the authors.

With that said, I am very disappointed in the UX of Vista.  It is slower and harder to use.  UAC is the worst decision in the world and will lose them lots of good will.


Whatya think?