As of Version 6.0, has been superseded by Print[Style[expr,"style"]].

creates a new cell in the current notebook with the specified style, and prints expr into it.

uses the default style for the current notebook.


  • creates a new cell immediately after the cell that is currently being evaluated.
  • can be used to specify options for the cell that is created.
  • is a special case of NotebookWrite.
  • With a textbased front end, does the same thing as Print.
  • Cells generated by by default have GeneratedCell->True and CellAutoOverwrite->True.
  • generates a whole cell with the specified style; Print[Style[expr,"style"]] generates a cell with the default style but containing a StyleBox object.
Introduced in 1996
| Updated in 2003
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