visual programming


Also found in: Acronyms.

visual programming

(1)
Writing programs in a language which manipulates visual information or supports visual interaction.

visual programming

(2)
Writing programs in a visual programming language.

visual programming

(3)
Writing programs in a visual programming environment.

visual programming

Developing programs with tools that allow menus, buttons and other graphics elements to be selected from a palette and drawn and built on screen. It may include developing source code by creating and/or interacting with flow charts that graphically display the logic paths and associated code.


Visual Programming
Using a palette of functions, an OmniVox telephony application is programmed in OmniView, a visual programming environment from Apex Voice Communications (www.apexvoice.com). (Screen example courtesy of Apex Voice Communications, Inc.)
References in periodicals archive ?
" The coding workshop introduces kids to the world of coding through Scratch, a visual programming platform, and an invention kit that allows them to develop physical inventions as they learn coding and basic STEM concepts.
Finally, it is powered by a multi-device IDE, multi-language unified compilation, and a distributed architecture kit, HarmonyOS can automatically adapt to different screen layout controls and interactions, and support both drag-and-drop control and preview-oriented visual programming. This allows developers to more efficiently build apps that run on multiple devices.
"All children in gardens and schools are programming in Scratch (visual programming language developed by the MIT Media Lab), or designing strategies based on problem solving," he added.
It includes an easy-to-use visual programming tool, Node-RED, for software development," said Mark Lu, a product manager of the IoT Solutions Division at Axiomtek.
Using 'Scratch,' a visual programming language, they created their own interactive stories, animations, games, music, and art.
A very common solution is the use of commercial visual programming software such as VEE (Keysight) or LabView (National Instruments[TM]).
Visual programming interfaces that utilize decision-trees are ending the need for advanced coding or programming to change and eschew commands, while software applications are increasingly leveraging sophisticated simulation.
* Getting students started with visual programming languages is a great place to start developing their coding skills (Postscapes, 2017).
This is the first programming and coding competition using Scratch - a visual programming language developed by MIT Media Lab that encourages children to develop essential coding skills through fun and interactive learning - in Qatar, according to a press statement from the organisers.
The 3D visual programming software and PRP (Pose, Record and Playback) function are seamlessly controlled in one application.
TELECOMWORLDWIRE-July 27, 2017-Accelerite Orchestrator's drag & drop visual programming tool allows innovative IoT services on AWS
M2 EQUITYBITES-July 27, 2017-Accelerite Orchestrator's drag & drop visual programming tool allows innovative IoT services on AWS