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InputAutoReplacements

FilledSmallSquare InputAutoReplacements is an option for cells and notebooks which specifies strings of characters that should be replaced immediately on input.

FilledSmallSquare The default setting of InputAutoReplacements for Input styles typically includes such rules as "->" -> "".

FilledSmallSquare In expression input, automatic replacements can be performed only on strings of characters that correspond to complete input tokens.

FilledSmallSquare In textual input, automatic replacements can be performed on strings of alphanumeric characters delimited by spaces or other punctuation characters.

FilledSmallSquare When material is copied from a notebook to the clipboard, replacements specified by ExportAutoReplacements are by default performed. Typically these replacements include ones that reverse the action of the replacements in InputAutoReplacements.

FilledSmallSquare When material is pasted from the clipboard into a notebook, replacements specified by ImportAutoReplacements are by default performed. Typically these replacements are a subset of those given in InputAutoReplacements.

FilledSmallSquare See Section 2.11.11.

FilledSmallSquare See also: InputAliases, $PreRead, Set.

FilledSmallSquare New in Version 4.