Is DPR's menu hover delay time too short?

Started Feb 9, 2012 | Discussions thread
Regular MemberPosts: 248
Re: Is DPR's menu hover delay time too short?
In reply to skyglider, Feb 11, 2012

Yes, they seem instant, and this is not good for User Experience (UX) and can be a pain.

DPreview should use JQuery Hover Intent, which shows menus only when the cursor slows or stops on the menu item.

This is more sophisticated than a simple delay, as produces very little to no delay when a menu item is wanted, and prevents menus popping up when the pointer is simply moving past them.

This site is an example, where the large mega-menus are only displayed when required:

-- hide signature --
Reply   Reply with quote   Complain
Keyboard shortcuts:
FForum PPrevious NNext WNext unread UUpvote SSubscribe RReply QQuote BBookmark post MMy threads
Color scheme? Blue / Yellow