DocumentationMathematicaBuilt-in FunctionsNew in Version 3.xNotebooks
SelectedNotebook[ ] gives the currently selected notebook in the front end.
SelectedNotebook returns a NotebookObject.
The currently selected notebook will normally have its title bar highlighted.
The currently selected notebook is the one to which notebook-oriented menu commands in the front end will be directed. Textual commands are however directed to the input notebook.
A palette window can be a currently selected notebook but cannot normally be an input notebook.
See Section 2.11.3.
See also: SetSelectedNotebook, Notebooks, InputNotebook, EvaluationNotebook, ButtonNotebook.
New in Version 3.