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File Exit

causes Mathematica to quit.
  • Mathematica asks if you want to save any unsaved notebooks before quitting, since changes would otherwise be lost.
  • On Mac OS X systems, this command is called Quit Mathematica and is found under the Mathematica application menu.
  • Keyboard shortcut: Alt+F4.