Fabric 109
Learn about Buttons vs. Indicators alpha

Buttons

  • Can be clicked
  • Only appear fully (full color, full opacity) when the user is actively using the content area with the button at the element level
  • Always shown appear fully (full color, full opacity) at the app or document level

Indicators

  • Can’t be clicked. They just impart information
  • Are always visible

Examples

  • Button πŸŽ‰
  • Indicator πŸ‘

Test your Knowledge! +10 pts

If you have a button on the top toolbar of the product, when should it hide?

  • Only when a user isn't actively using the toolbar
  • Only when a user isn't actively using the product
  • Never