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animates graphics in the current selection in a notebook.
SelectionAnimate[notebook, t]
animates graphics for t seconds.
  • SelectionAnimate stops the animation as soon as you do any interactive operation in the front end, such as pressing a key or clicking the mouse.
  • The timing in SelectionAnimate does not count setup or initial rendering of frames.
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