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dialogue

[dī′əlog]
Etymology: L, dialogus, philosophic conversation
a complex form of computer-assisted instruction in which the student is actively engaged in "true conversation" with a computer.
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When done, click on Next and the Query Wizard--Filter Data dialog box will appear (exhibit 6, below).
SysInfo -- adds a standard "System Information" dialog box to any application.
With the downloaded spreadsheet open, click on Tools, Scenarios to evoke the Scenario Manager dialog box.
The Scenario Summary dialog box now will look as illustrated in exhibit 8, below.
Clicking on Add Local Data opens a dialog box that makes it possible to load XBRL documents from the user's PC or network.
Customizable through the use of key bindings, a dialog box editor, 12 emulations, and a host of configuration options, the SlickEdit Plug-in allows developers to customize the tool to fit familiar work styles.
To create the shortcut--the technical term for it is a URI (uniform resource identifier)--right-click on any blank space on your desktop and choose New, Shortcut, and in the Create Shortcut dialog box that appears, type outlook:calendar and click on Next.
Begin by clicking on Tools, Share Workbook, evoking the Share Workbook dialog box, as shown in exhibit 1, at right.
Scroll down to in the interviews dialog box to Neoprobe Corporation, David Bupp, and then click on the title.
To load Excel's Solver, go to Tools and click on Solver to bring up the Solver Parameters dialog box (see exhibit 2, page 63).
This triggers another dialog box called Add View (see screenshot).
That will display a dialog box which underlines each segment of a formula, one by one, in order from left to right.