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  • Selectable is an option for boxes, cells and notebooks which specifies whether their contents can be selected interactively using the front end.
  • Even with the setting Selectable->False, an object can be selected as a whole.
  • With Selectable->False set at the notebook level, no cells in the notebook can be selected.
  • See the Mathematica book: Section 2.8.10Section 2.10.9.
  • See also: Editable, WindowClickSelect, StructuredSelection.