Recent versions of Jupytext (
>=1.16.0) ships frontend extension that enables users
to create text notebooks and pair notebooks from main menu of JupyterLab 4 and
Notebook 7. In addition, the frontend extension adds selected Jupytext text
notebook formats to launcher in the
Jupytext section so that users can launch text
notebooks as they launch a regular notebook from JupyterLab launcher.
After installing Jupytext extension, users will have a new category in the launcher called Jupytext as shown below:
Users can remove and/or add new formats to the Jupytext section via
By (un)selecting different formats, users can filter the items in launcher and main menu. Note that users need to refresh the current browser tab when they modify the settings for them to take effect.