dialog box

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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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The alert box will offer users two options: Learn More or OK.
For detailed directions on how to look for cracks without removing the cap, go to www.diastat.com and click on the Alert box or call the drug's manufacturer, Valeant Pharmaceuticals, at 877-361-2719.
If you try to reach a site that has been reported as a scam, an "alert box" appears, explaining that the site has been blocked.
Finally, the citations in the text are "linked" to an alert box so that you can see the full reference immediately without losing your place in the article.