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I'm programmatically creating notebooks containing dynamic content. When a new notebook is being created, a window pops up:

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I then manually click on "Continue" and it will create the notebook. The same steps happen for each notebook being created. How to automatically deal with this?

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Did you try to change DynamicUpdating and DynamicEvaluationTimeout in the option inspector? –  ybeltukov Sep 27 '13 at 19:55
    
No; How to set DynamicEvaluationTimeout and DynamicUpdating as part of my program and resetting them to default right before the program is complete? I'd like to avoid using GUI. –  Problemaniac Sep 27 '13 at 22:28
    
Consider using queued/asynchronous evaluations for stuff that take too long and don't need priority –  Rojo Sep 29 '13 at 3:11
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You can programatically change DynamicEvaluationTimeout like this:

SetOptions[$FrontEnd, "DynamicEvaluationTimeout" -> 30]

On my machine it was set to 6 by default.

Similary for DynamicUpdating where the options are True, False and Automatic

SetOptions[$FrontEnd, "DynamicUpdating" -> True]

I think that just changing DynamicEvaluationTimeout to something high enough should fix your problem.

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