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Re: Notebook[]

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  • Subject: [mg88252] Re: Notebook[]
  • From: dh <dh at metrohm.ch>
  • Date: Tue, 29 Apr 2008 06:52:06 -0400 (EDT)
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Hi,

here is a function that returns the left window margin if given a 

Notebook as input:

(WindowMargins /. Options@#)[[1, 1]] &

hope this helps, Daniel



N K wrote:

> Hi Everyone,

> I have a notebook related question. I have about 50

> notebooks open on the screen with different titles. I

> want to select the notebooks with certain titles. I do

> have this working:

> 

> Select[Notebooks[], StringMatchQ[("WindowTitle" /. 

>     NotebookInformation[#]), "temp"] &]

> 

> 

> However, I want to take this a step further, and

> retrieve only those notebooks that are on the left

> side of my screen and close them. In other words, I

> somehow need to divide my monitor in half and select

> all the windows on the left side and close them by

> NotebookClose. 

> 

> I know of WindowMargins but I am not sure how to

> retrieve information:  

> Options /@ Select[Notebooks[],

> StringMatchQ[("WindowTitle" /. 

>     NotebookInformation[#]), "temp"] &]

> 

> Any help would be great. Thanks in advance.

> 

> 

> 

> 

> 

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