StyleDefinitions

StyleDefinitions

is an option for notebooks that gives definitions for the styles that can be used in a notebook.

Details

  • StyleDefinitions->"name.nb" specifies that style definitions from the notebook "name.nb" should be used.
  • The standard notebook front end comes with a selection of style definition notebooks containing styles appropriate for particular purposes.
  • StyleDefinitions->Notebook[] allows style definitions to be given explicitly.
  • The definition for a style named "s" is specified by the options for the first cell whose contents is StyleData["s"].

Examples

Basic Examples  (1)

Create a document with styles defined in the standard stylesheet "Default.nb":

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Check the StyleDefinitions setting:

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Use SetOptions to switch to a different stylesheet:

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See Also

ScreenStyleEnvironment  PrintingStyleEnvironment

Tutorials

Introduced in 1996
(3.0)