Dialog windows are special notebook windows of the Mathematica front end.

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Triggering events based on choices made inside of system dialogs (e.g. window close)

I'm trying to arrange for Mathematica to perform a certain action every time a notebook is saved or closed (with or without saving). The obvious way to do this would be through event handling. So, ...
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Simple Choice-Dialog like the auto-completion popup

What I want is pretty simple, nevertheless, after half an hour I have only unsatisfying solutions here. Let me ask you who might work more often with Mathematica's GUI elements: Is there a way to ...
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Duplex Printing from button inside DialogNotebook on Mac

All, I have the following code which generates a window containing the variable PrintOut and a Print button. When the print button is pressed the contents of the window are sent to the printer and ...
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Operating one dialog from inside another

Nested Dialogs Experiment The InsideDialog works as expected when invoked from the command line. When started as a button action inside OuterDialog, it takes a very long time to start up (many ...
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Problems with manipulating plot in a dialog

G'day, guys. Here is a silly problem I am struggling with. ...
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Overwriting a file with export[SystemDialogInput[]]

When I use the following code: Export[SystemDialogInput["FileSave", "myP1P3bmp.png"],Image[myBitMap, "Bit"], "PNG"]; I get a somewhat unexpected behavior. I can ...