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Re: "Skip this Input cell" module?

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  • Subject: [mg68775] Re: [mg68735] "Skip this Input cell" module?
  • From: "Chris Chiasson" <chris at chiasson.name>
  • Date: Fri, 18 Aug 2006 03:12:31 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <200608170818.EAA25032@smc.vnet.net>
  • Sender: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

You could use the option inspector to set the Evaluatable option to
False. If that's too slow, you could try ctrl+shift+e and put
Evaluatable->False as the last option to the cell expression. If you
want something visually apparent, you could try turning the cell into
a different type of non-evaluable cell, such as text.

On 8/17/06, AES <siegman at stanford.edu> wrote:
> How about a module or command called, say, "skipThis" that's defined in
> the opening cells of a notebook, such that if you put
>
>    skipThis;
>
> as the first line in any subsequent Input cell in the notebook, the
> remainder of that Input cell will be skipped, i.e. not executed --
> without your having to wrap the remainder of the cell in an explicit
> If[] statement or similar coding.
>
> Or, an inputOff statement such that
>
>    inputOff;
>
> as the first line of any Input cell will turn off execution of any
> subsequent Input cells (and perhaps the remainder of the cell containing
> the statement), until an Input cell beginning with
>
>    inputOn
>
> is encountered.
>
> [I trust the utility of these will be reasonably obvious . . . ]
>
>


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