Segmented controls

A segmented control is a series of connected radio buttons. You can use segmented controls to allow users to filter or change the content that is displayed on the screen. Users tap a segmented control to see a list of values. Users can tap a value to select it.

Best practices

  • Group and order controls logically. For example, group related options together or include the most common options first.
  • Avoid ordering controls alphabetically. Alphabetical order is language-specific.
  • Use clear, concise labels.
  • Use sentence case capitalization for the individual controls in a group. Capitalize the first word and any other word that requires capitalization (such as a proper noun).
  • Do not use end punctuation.

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