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Users often expect the map to automatically populate with results as they pan or zoom
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Users often expect the map to automatically populate with results as they pan or zoom

Video: http://www.usertesting.com/videos/Ctw47BPpENlPICrr47FYtA/clips/3?note_id=clip-1236297&shared=de8DoxWy

Questions

  • Would it be possible to enable an automatic search when the user moves on the map?
  • Would it be possible to allow users the option to turn automatic search on and off?

Event Timeline

cmadeo created this task.Apr 25 2017, 11:42 PM

I've moved this ticket to the Design backlog as automatic search on map movement is potentially expensive and it's pros are not completely clear. If we continue to have problems with the visibility and adoption of the 'search this area' I will ask to prioritize this backlog ticket.

cmadeo removed cmadeo as the assignee of this task.Jul 17 2018, 9:53 PM