Front End Tokens

The Wolfram Language allows any front end command to be executed programmatically from within the kernel by sending an appropriate front end token. There are tokens for all standard menu commandsas well as ones not accessible directly with the default front end menu configuration.

FrontEndTokenExecute execute a menu-like command specified by a front end token

File Menu »

"Save"  ▪  "PrintDialog"  ▪  "FrontEndQuit"  ▪  ...

Edit Menu »

"Undo"  ▪  "Cut"  ▪  "Copy"  ▪  "Paste"  ▪  ...

Insert Menu »

"CreateGridBoxDialog"  ▪  "FileNameDialog"  ▪  "CreateHyperlinkDialog"  ▪  ...

Format Menu »

"StyleOther"  ▪  "OptionsDialog"  ▪  "EditStyleDefinitions"  ▪  ...

Cell Menu »

"SelectionConvert"  ▪  "CellTagsEditDialog"  ▪  "CellGroup"  ▪  ...

Evaluation Menu »

"EvaluateCells"  ▪  "Evaluate"  ▪  "ToggleDynamicUpdating"  ▪  ...

Palettes Menu »

"GeneratePalette"  ▪  "GenerateNotebook"  ▪  ...

Window Menu »

"StackWindows"  ▪  ...

Help Menu »

"SelectionHelpDialog"  ▪  ...

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