is a notebook option that specifies whether the window for the notebook should float on top of other windows when it is displayed on the screen.


  • WindowFloating->True is often used for palettes.
  • If there are several floating windows, the most recently selected one goes on top.

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Create a notebook that is always on top of other notebooks:

A palette notebook is automatically a floating window:

Introduced in 1996
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