represents a complete document notebook in the Wolfram System front end.

Details and Options


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Basic Examples  (2)

Specify styles for cells:

Scope  (3)

A notebook with a two-dimensional typeset expression:

A notebook with a graphic:

A notebook with a grid:

Options  (5)

Background  (1)

Set a background color:

CellDingbat  (1)

Set a cell dingbat:

CellGrouping  (1)

Make a document with manually grouped cells:

TextAlignment  (1)

Align contents on the right:

Visible  (1)

Create a notebook that is not visible:

Make the notebook appear:

Applications  (2)

Define a template for a standard document:

Turn a list structure into document structure:

Properties & Relations  (2)

Use CreateWindow to get a NotebookObject:

Use the NotebookObject in commands that act on the notebook:

PaletteNotebook and DialogNotebook objects are mainly used as user interface tools:

Wolfram Research (2007), DocumentNotebook, Wolfram Language function,


Wolfram Research (2007), DocumentNotebook, Wolfram Language function,


Wolfram Language. 2007. "DocumentNotebook." Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Wolfram Research.


Wolfram Language. (2007). DocumentNotebook. Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Retrieved from


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