Have you ever experienced an inaccurate progress bar? have you ever interacted with an unresponsive UI, with no progress indication at all? * A progress bar that Reported 10 minutes remaining when you started it, 30 minutes ago * A progress bar that Jumps from 30% to 95% and lingers there for an hour * A main window that freezes up, with no sign of life while running a lengthy job Inaccurate progress reporting may lead to user frustration and physical damage to equipment... Today I want to examine how you can create a responsive, accurate progress/"processing" indications to alleviate some of these issues. Keep reading to find out how you can free your Progress bar from the shackles of the UI thread and create a more fluent user experience in your application.
HP Enterprise Business Community
Jun 25, 13