Visustin - has anyone used this?

Posted on 2003-10-30
Last Modified: 2010-04-17
Visustin is a program that flowcharts your code by dropping the code in their interface.

has anyone used this and what do you like and dislike about it?
Question by:dba123
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Expert Comment

ID: 9655623
I have not used it myself but I found a good review of the product here:

Looks like a good review, it was writen by Visual Studio Magazine.

Hope you find it usefull

Expert Comment

ID: 9655645
It was only one page, her's the summary:

Easy to use; creates a thorough flowchart for a method.

Designed to work with single methods only; doesn't flowchart an entire module.

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a_pravarakhya earned 500 total points
ID: 9656827
I have used Visustin few months ago, but I couldnt find it much helpful as it tries to flowchart each and every line of the code. Obviously, it cannot/doesnt give high level flow chart from the program. Yes, its confined to single method only and cannot go upto modular level. This is also one of the cons.

Besides this, I found that if there are a lot of switches and loops, the flow chart tends to become complex which is difficult to read (reading the code instead, is easier)


Author Comment

ID: 9657710
SNilsson, thanks, that is the artcle that I discovered it from

I gave the points to Pravarakhya since he gave more info on how the program reacts on more complex code such as loops, etc.

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