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is a notebook option which specifies the elements to include in the window used to display the notebook on the screen.
  • WindowElements is typically set to a list containing elements such as "HorizontalScrollBar", "MagnificationPopUp", "StatusArea" and "VerticalScrollBar".
  • The details of particular elements may differ from one computer system to another.
Create a document window with scroll bars and a status area:
Create a document window with a horizontal scroll bar and a magnification popup menu:
Make a scrolling palette:
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