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is an option for Dialog which can give an expression to evaluate before the dialog starts.
  • You must use a delayed rule of the form DialogProlog:>expr to prevent expr from evaluating prematurely.
  • Expressions given by DialogProlog are evaluated after symbol values are localized, and before any expression given as the argument of Dialog is evaluated.
Enter a dialog, first printing out the stack:
Return from the dialog:
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