As of Version 11.3, WindowMovable is obsolete.


is a notebook option that specifies whether to allow the window for the notebook to be moved around interactively on the screen.


  • WindowMovable affects only interactive operations in the front end.
  • Even with WindowMovable->False, the WindowMargins option can still be reset from the kernel or Option Inspector menu.


Basic Examples  (1)

Create a notebook window that cannot be moved interactively:

The window can be moved by using kernel commands:

Introduced in 1996