Cell Convert To InputForm


converts the selection to Wolfram Language InputForm.


  • The expression is regenerated in the specified format by the Wolfram System kernel. Syntactically incorrect expressions will generate an error.
  • Cell Convert To InputForm requires a kernel to convert StandardForm or TraditionalForm cells.
  • The conversion process will remove any Wolfram Language comments in the cell.
  • Cell Convert To InputForm can convert PostScript, PICT, and bitmap graphics into Wolfram Language graphics primitives.
  • Cell Convert To InputForm can convert sounds into a list of numbers (samples) in the form of a Wolfram Language list.
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