BUILT-IN WOLFRAM LANGUAGE SYMBOL

StyleBoxAutoDelete

This function has not been fully integrated into the long-term Wolfram Language, and is subject to change.

StyleBoxAutoDelete
is an option for selections that specifies whether a StyleBox wrapped around them should be automatically removed when the expression is edited.

DetailsDetails

  • The default setting is StyleBoxAutoDelete->False.
  • This option is useful for creating templates that require user input. For example, suppose you want to create a template for calculating integrals. You can highlight the part of the expression that the user needs to edit by displaying it in a different style, such as using a red color for the font: . If you set StyleBoxAutoDelete->True, the red color will disappear as soon as the user edits the expression.
Introduced in 1996
(3.0)