Wolfram Language & System 11.0 (2016)|Legacy Documentation

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This token has not been fully integrated into the long-term Wolfram Language, and is subject to change.

is a front end token that causes the front end to quit.


  • "FrontEndQuit" is equivalent to File Exit.
  • On Mac OS X systems, "FrontEndQuit" is equivalent to Quit Mathematica under the Mathematica application menu.
  • The Wolfram System asks if you want to save any unsaved notebooks before quitting, since changes would otherwise be lost.
  • A typical use is FrontEndExecute[FrontEndToken["FrontEndQuit"]].