How to Create Buttons
Mathematica Programming Group
Wolfram Research, Inc.
Talk given on Friday, October 22, 1999, at the 1999 Mathematica
Developer Conference in Champaign, Illinois.
Buttons provide a means of creating highly interactive notebooks;
however, writing your own buttons to perform nonstandard tasks can be
frustrating. This talk will discuss buttons from a fundamental viewpoint
and demonstrate how to create and test them. The audience is
assumed to have a basic understanding of the box
used in Mathematica's math editing environment, notebook
manipulation commands, and pure
Creating a Button
Controlling Button Behavior
Controlling Button Appearance