[Edge education] Tutorial doesn't teach you about the long swipe from left

Bug #1484383 reported by Daniel van Vugt on 2015-08-13
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Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
Ubuntu UX
High
Paty Davila
unity8 (Ubuntu)
Medium
Michael Terry

Bug Description

I've only just discovered the long swipe from the left to get to the apps scope. I feel like an idiot but it turns out it's quite hard to find out about or discover accidentally.

Even the Unity8 tutorial fails to show this feature to the user. You can (in fact, must) get through the tutorial using only a short swipe from the left to show the launcher. The long swipe remains a somewhat hidden feature.

--- UX Comment ---

We've included one more instructional overlay in the Edge education tutorial that teaches the user how to long swipe from the left to access the Today Scope. This is currently being implemented in silo 33. See spec for further details: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1pZ-Ro--2eaRzjZKNRoYAeDvQHMkCuyvVuPFWFQfPW4s/edit#heading=h.c3ph00mwjcsp

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tags: added: tutorial
Albert Astals Cid (aacid) wrote :

Waiting on design input

Changed in unity8 (Ubuntu):
status: New → Incomplete
description: updated
summary: - Tutorial doesn't teach you about the long swipe from left
+ [Edge education] Tutorial doesn't teach you about the long swipe from
+ left
Changed in ubuntu-ux:
status: New → Triaged
importance: Undecided → High
assignee: nobody → Andreea Pirvu (andreea-pirvu)
Daniel van Vugt (vanvugt) wrote :

I think the tutorial also fails to educate the user about indicators (swipe down from the top). People seem to be more familiar with this gesture from other platforms (or demo videos?) so it's less of an issue. But still missing from the edge education.

Andreea Pirvu (andreea-pirvu) wrote :

We are redesigning the Edge Education and this bug will be covered by the new design.

Changed in ubuntu-ux:
status: Triaged → In Progress
Changed in ubuntu-ux:
assignee: Andreea Pirvu (andreea-pirvu) → Paty Davila (dizzypaty)
Paty Davila (dizzypaty) on 2015-11-27
Changed in ubuntu-ux:
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Paty Davila (dizzypaty) on 2015-11-27
description: updated
Changed in unity8 (Ubuntu):
status: Incomplete → Triaged
Changed in unity8 (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Michael Terry (mterry)
Changed in unity8 (Ubuntu):
status: Triaged → In Progress
importance: Undecided → Medium
Michael Terry (mterry) on 2016-06-09
Changed in unity8 (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Released
Paty Davila (dizzypaty) on 2016-06-09
Changed in ubuntu-ux:
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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