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gets the raw expression corresponding to the notebook represented by the notebook object obj.

gets the raw expression corresponding to the currently selected notebook.


  • NotebookGet allows you to take a notebook that is open in the front end, and get the raw expression corresponding to it in the kernel.
  • NotebookGet returns an expression with head Notebook, containing Cell expressions and boxes data.
  • NotebookGet[NotebookOpen[file]] returns the same expression as Get[file].

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First create a small sample notebook to operate on:

Get the notebook expression of the small sample notebook:

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Introduced in 1996