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Pattern for a flat content structure.


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  • These patterns are useful when multiple pieces of content are intended to be shown at once, alongside a larger, more complete presentation of the selected item.

  • See the draft for wizard pattern guidelines for more details on using that pattern.

  • Examples include a contact list that shows the full details of the selected contact, a slideshow with a “film-strip” to select photographs, or setup for newly installed software.

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  • The list - detail view pattern is useful when the user usually focuses on a single item in the list.

  • Tapping an item in the list shows its details in a new view

  • Use swipe left to go back to the list.

  • Use a swipe beyond the top/bottom of the content to jump to the previous/next item in the list.