Visible

Visible

is a notebook option which specifies whether the notebook should be explicitly displayed on the screen.

Details

  • With Visible->False a notebook can still be manipulated from the kernel, but will not explicitly be displayed on the screen.
  • CreateWindow[Visible->False] creates a new invisible window.

Examples

Basic Examples  (1)

Create a document that is not displayed:

You can carry out manipulations of the notebook even while it is invisible:

Make the notebook visible:

Introduced in 1996
 (3.0)