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(computer science) a small temporary window in a graphical user interface that appears in order to request information from the user

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Knut eases the developer's burden in one of the most important phases of software development: The design and implementation of dialogue boxes.
A new user interface offers many convenient features, such as pop-up windows, cascading menus, user-definable icons, and dialogue boxes.
The Trojan then exploits an Internet Explorer vulnerability that bypasses typical dialogue boxes and immediately downloads and executes the code.
Maplets enables you to build dialogue boxes and point-and-click user interfaces to functions within Maple.
OpenTV Chat enhances the TV experience by enabling viewers to share opinions in dialogue boxes displayed on their TV, allowing them to take a much more active part in watching programs such as sporting events, soap operas and reality TV shows.