NotebookOpen

NotebookOpen["name"]

opens an existing notebook with the specified name, returning the corresponding notebook object.

NotebookOpen["name",options]

opens a notebook using the options given.

NotebookOpen["http://url",]

opens a notebook from any accessible URL.

Details

Examples

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Basic Examples  (1)

Open a notebook from a file:

Scope  (1)

Open a notebook from the web:

Possible Issues  (2)

A relative file name locates files relative to the front end's NotebookPath setting:

Set the current working directory:

NotebookOpen does not look in this directory for the specified file name:

To open a file in the current directory, give a path based on Directory[]:

Return to the previous working directory:

Introduced in 1996
 (3.0)
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Updated in 2007
 (6.0)
2016
 (11.0)