is an option for cells and notebooks which specifies additional name aliases to be allowed on input.


  • The setting InputAliases->{"name1"->expr1,} specifies that the namei should be replaced on input by the corresponding expri.
  • The expri should be strings or box expressions. »


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Basic Examples  (1)

Create a notebook that uses dli as an alias for \[DotlessI]:

Alias input starts with an , indicated on screen by Esc :

Typing again produces the desired result form:

Scope  (1)

Define an alias for a two-dimensional typeset expression:

Properties & Relations  (1)

Find out the InputAliases for the selected notebook:

Introduced in 1999