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Cell

FilledSmallSquare Cell[contents, "style"] represents a cell in a Mathematica notebook.

FilledSmallSquare A Mathematica notebook consists of a list of cells.

FilledSmallSquare You can see the form of a cell as an expression by using the Show Expression command in the standard Mathematica front end.

FilledSmallSquare You can access cells in a notebook directly using the front end. You can also access the cells from the kernel using NotebookRead and NotebookWrite, or using Options and SetOptions on NotebookSelection[obj].

FilledSmallSquare The contents of cells can be the following:

FilledSmallSquare In any given notebook, a collection of possible cell styles are defined, typically with names such as "Title", "Section", "Input" and "Output".

FilledSmallSquare Cells can have many options, including:

FilledSmallSquare See Section 2.11.1 and Section 2.11.7.

FilledSmallSquare See also: Notebook, CellPrint.

FilledSmallSquare New in Version 3.