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NotebookOpen

FilledSmallSquare NotebookOpen["name"] opens an existing notebook with the specified name, returning the corresponding notebook object.

FilledSmallSquare NotebookOpen["name", options] opens a notebook using the options given.

FilledSmallSquare NotebookOpen will usually cause a new notebook window to be opened on your screen.

FilledSmallSquare NotebookOpen returns $Failed if it cannot open a notebook with the specified name.

FilledSmallSquare NotebookOpen searches the directories specified by the NotebookPath global option for the front end.

FilledSmallSquare With the option Visible->False set, NotebookOpen will return a NotebookObject, but will not cause a window to appear on your screen.

FilledSmallSquare NotebookOpen initially sets the current selection to be before the first cell in the notebook.

FilledSmallSquare See Section 2.11.2 and Section 2.11.3.

FilledSmallSquare See also: NotebookCreate, NotebookLocate, NotebookSelection, OpenRead, Get, SetSelectedNotebook.

FilledSmallSquare New in Version 3.