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stamp([items, ]stampName)

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 Function   [other Function type actions]

 Group   [operators of similar scope]

 Data manipulation   [other Data manipulation operators]




This operator applies the stamp stampName is applied to the this note, i.e. the current note. So:

stamp("Do Stuff"); 

runs the stamp called "Do Stuff" on the current note.


items is an optional argument that can be a single note or a group or designator defined in any of the normal methods (literal, designator, expression).

If an items argument is supplied the stamp named stampName is applied discretely to each of items. So:

stamp("SomeNote","Do Stuff"); 

runs the stamp called "Do Stuff" on the note with the unique $Name "Some Note". Or:

stamp($MyList,"Do Stuff"); 

runs the stamp called "Do Stuff" on every note described by an item in the list stored in the value of $MyList for this note.