Cognex Corp. has announced that it has added new features to its VisionPro machine vision systems. Introduced are interactive tools for creating vision applications without programming. The QuickBuild environment quickly defines image acquisition, vision tools and accept/reject criteria. The Communications Explorer transmits inspection results to input/output lines and communication devices. Optional Scripting extends QuickBuild without programming the entire application, and the Application Wizard automatically generates a run-time application with an operator interface within minutes.