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I use

CreateDocument[cells, opts] 

to create a notebook. When the notebook is open, it has a small default windows size and I need to manually maximize it every time. Is there a good way to have it maximized by default?

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Try the option WindowSize -> Scaled[1]:

CreateDocument["text", WindowSize -> Scaled[1]]
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If you want to make it full screen (i.e. without menu bars), then use WindowSize -> Full –  rm -rf Sep 15 '12 at 17:38
@R.M Yes, I wrote Full at first, but later thought what OP want might be a maximization with menu bar. –  Silvia Sep 15 '12 at 17:44

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