Mapping Transfer Controls in an Online Presentation Command Language Compiler Listing
Original Publication Date: 1986-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2005-Mar-08
A method is described which provides the information developer a map of transfer controls in the flow of an information presentation. The Online Presentation Control Language (OPCL) is a programming language designed to create stand-alone online presentations. An information developer, typically a non-programmer, uses the OPCL's commands to specify document structure, displayable text, sounds, animation, and other parts of the presentation. The Online Presentation Development System (OPDS) is a group of programs designed to create stand-alone online presentations. Online presentations include such items as product demonstrations, tutorials, and other programs in which the computer is used to present information.