Wolfram Language & System 11.0 (2016)|Legacy Documentation

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makes the notebook corresponding to obj be the currently selected one in the front end.


  • obj can be a NotebookObject or CellObject. If obj is a CellObject, then the notebook containing obj will be selected.
  • Setting a particular notebook to be the currently selected one typically makes it the top notebook displayed on the screen.
  • Making a notebook the currently selected one does not affect the current selection within that notebook, or within other notebooks.
Introduced in 1996
| Updated in 2012