is an option for output streams and for cells which specifies how wide each line of text should be allowed to be.
- Possible settings for output streams are:
Infinity an infinite width (no linebreaking) n explicit width in characters
- SetOptions[stream,PageWidth->val] resets the line width allowed for an open stream.
- Possible settings for cells are:
WindowWidth the width of the window on the screen PaperWidth the width of the page as it would be printed n explicit width given in printer's points
- PageWidth->WindowWidth allows each line to use the full width of the displayed window, taking into account settings for CellMargins.
Introduced in 1988
(1.0)| Updated in 2003