is a notebook option that specifies whether the window for the notebook should become selected if you click it.


  • With WindowClickSelect->True, clicking the window corresponding to a notebook makes that notebook the currently selected one.
  • WindowClickSelect affects selection of a window as a whole; Selectable affects only selection of the contents of a window.


Basic Examples  (1)

Create a notebook that does not become the selected notebook when clicked:

Clicking the "text" button pastes "text" into the currently selected notebook:

With WindowClickSelect->True, clicking the button causes its notebook to be selected:

Introduced in 1996