Notebooks are currently very eager to re-execute cell contents. They’ll re-run whenever you change focus to another cell.
Is there a setting to disable automatic execution and only re-run the notebook when explicitly requested (for example with
The current behavior is not great when refactoring a notebook where you need to temporarily break things. As soon as you change focus to another cell to edit, the notebook re-runs, changes your scroll position in the editor (due to missing broken plots), and lights-up with a bunch of errors that I’m not interested in seeing yet.