Visual Interaction elements are components that are displayed to end users of the Interaction. They are generally used to obtain data from or provide information to the user.
|Question||Enables you to ask users for input by either selecting an option or entering information.|
|Form||A set of options which with users can answer a given Question.|
|Choices||A set of options which with users can answer a given Question.|
|Menu||Used to display Choice elements in categories.|
|Statement||Displays information to the user in a formatted way.|
|Collection Display||Displays the items in a collection to the end user.|
Note: For more general information about visual elements, refer to Designing Visual Elements.
Non-visual Interaction elements are components that are transparent to the end user, but affect the flow of the Interaction, or determine what data is displayed.
|Allocator||Used to assign the values of one or more variables at a particular step in your Interaction.|
|Client Event||Generates an asynchronous event in the Interaction.|
|Decision||Evaluates a set of conditions, and then sends the Interaction user in an appropriate direction based on its rules.|
|Formula||Enables you to define required calculations or operations.|
|Integration Point||Used to obtain and manipulate information contained in other applications and databases.|
|Enables an e-mail to be sent when the user reaches a certain screen, or when a particular business rule is evaluated.|
|Interaction Reference||Used to embed a reference to another Interaction from within the current Interaction.|