This token has not been fully integrated into the long-term Wolfram Language, and is subject to change.


is a front end token that redisplays selected cells in a new format type.


  • "SelectionDisplayAs" is equivalent to the cell display options in Cell Convert To.
  • "SelectionDisplayAs" has a parameter that can take one of the following values:
  • "TextForm"text without interpretation
    "InputForm"Wolfram Language InputForm without interpretation
    "StandardForm"Wolfram Language StandardForm
    "TraditionalForm"Wolfram Language TraditionalForm
  • A typical use is FrontEndExecute[{FrontEndToken[FrontEnd`SelectedNotebook[],"SelectionDisplayAs","TextForm"]}].

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