Also found in: Acronyms.
Writing programs in a language which manipulates visual information or supports visual interaction.
Writing programs in a visual programming language.
Writing programs in a visual programming environment.
visual programmingDeveloping 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.
|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.)|