Sign up ×
Mathematica Stack Exchange is a question and answer site for users of Mathematica. It's 100% free, no registration required.

I've learned a rather succinct way to delete tagged cells using NotebookLocate, but I would prefer the notebook did not scroll to the selection just for a delete operation. How can I delete tagged cells without the notebook scrolling?

Minimal example:

CellPrint[ExpressionCell[x^2, CellTags -> "oldcell"]];

Button["Remove old cell", {
share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 6 down vote accepted
Button["Remove old cell",
NotebookFind[InputNotebook[], "oldcell",All, CellTags, AutoScroll -> False];
share|improve this answer

Your Answer


By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.