locates all cells with the specified tag in your current input notebook, selecting the cells and scrolling to the position of the first one.

NotebookLocate[{"file", "tag"}]
if necessary opens the notebook stored in file, then locates cells with the specified tag.


  • NotebookLocate sets the current selection to contain all cells with the specified tag.
  • If the cells are in closed groups, NotebookLocate will open all these groups.
  • NotebookLocate is used for following hyperlinks within one notebook or between notebooks.
  • NotebookLocate searches for tags in the list given as the setting for the CellTags option of each cell.
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