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FilledSmallSquare FrontEndExecute[expr] sends expr to be executed by the Mathematica front end.

FilledSmallSquare FrontEndExecute[expr] sends expr to $FrontEnd via MathLink using LinkWrite.

FilledSmallSquare The standard Mathematica front end can handle only specific notebook manipulation commands such as NotebookApply, NotebookLocate and SelectedNotebook. It uses the versions of these commands in the FrontEnd` context.

FilledSmallSquare FrontEndExecute[FrontEndToken["name"]] executes named commands in the front end, typically corresponding to menu items.

FilledSmallSquare See Section 2.11.5.

FilledSmallSquare See also: LinkWrite, ButtonEvaluator.

FilledSmallSquare New in Version 3.

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