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

When using CreatePalette[], the palette created always shows up on the upper left corner. Is there a way to make it show up at the center of the screen, just like what CreateDialog[] does?

share|improve this question

1 Answer 1

up vote 2 down vote accepted

You need to change the preset value of the WindowMargins option to Automatic. Example:

 CreatePalette[Row[PasteButton /@ ToExpression[CharacterRange["a", "z"]]], 
 WindowMargins -> Automatic, WindowTitle -> "Letters"];
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.