An initial screen displayed by interactive software, usually containing a logo, version information, author credits and/or a copyright notice.The term originated among Macintosh users and spread, the synonym banner was once also used. [Jargon File]
Last updated: 1998-04-28
SP/k ♦ SPL ♦ SPL/1 ♦ SPLash! ♦ splash screen ♦ splat ♦ SPL/I ♦ SPLINTER ♦ split
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