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is an option for cells and notebooks which specifies additional EscnameEsc aliases to be allowed on input.


  • The setting InputAliases->{"name1"->expr1,} specifies that the EscnameiEsc should be replaced on input by the corresponding expri.
  • The expri should be strings or box expressions. »

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Create a notebook that uses EscdliEsc as an alias for \[DotlessI]:

Click for copyable input

Alias input starts with an Esc, indicated on screen by Esc :

Typing Esc again produces the desired result form:

Introduced in 1999