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Edit Make Template

Make Template
inserts a template based on a selected function name.
  • This command reads your current selection, which should be a function name or an insertion point after a function name, and adds a template with placeholders that allow you to tab through the arguments it can take. For example, if your selection is Plot, you get Plot[f,{x,xmin,xmax}], which shows the simplest form of the Plot function.
  • You can only get function templates when you are connected to a Mathematica kernel. To define a function template for a user-defined function, make the template the first statement in the usage message for the function. For example, to define the template for the function f, you could use the following command: f::usage="f[a,b] is an example of a function".
  • The templates you get for built-in functions are usually only one of several possible argument forms. Use the kernel command ? to get more information, or refer to the function's complete description in HelpDocumentation Center.
  • When you choose Make Template after typing a partial word, Mathematica looks to the left of the insertion point to find a suitable function or variable name. When this name is not a currently defined function, Make Template applies EditComplete Selection before attempting to make a template.
  • Keyboard shortcuts: Shift+Ctrl+K (Windows); Shift+Cmd+K (Macintosh); Shift+Ctrl+K (X).