makes the notebook corresponding to obj be the currently selected one in the front end.
- obj can be a NotebookObject or CellObject. If obj is a CellObject, then the notebook containing obj will be selected.
- Setting a particular notebook to be the currently selected one typically makes it the top notebook displayed on the screen.
- Making a notebook the currently selected one does not affect the current selection within that notebook, or within other notebooks.
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Properties & Relations (1)
SelectedNotebook gives you the notebook object for the selected notebook:
The evaluation notebook can be different from the currently selected notebook:
Wolfram Research (1996), SetSelectedNotebook, Wolfram Language function, https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/SetSelectedNotebook.html (updated 2012).
Wolfram Language. 1996. "SetSelectedNotebook." Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Wolfram Research. Last Modified 2012. https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/SetSelectedNotebook.html.
Wolfram Language. (1996). SetSelectedNotebook. Wolfram Language & System Documentation Center. Retrieved from https://reference.wolfram.com/language/ref/SetSelectedNotebook.html