Questions on the Computable Document Format (CDF) that allows Mathematica notebooks to be embedded within media for easy viewing and manipulation. Do not use this tag for questions on cumulative distribution functions.

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Manipulate, Import external table, save as CDF, mail presentation

For my work I do data analysis. Most of these analysis are done on big databases with milions of records. I would like to make a manipulate (or animate) using a external dataset and create a CDF ...
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Detect Standalone CDF vs Browser Plugin environment [duplicate]

Recently, Wolfram informed me that there's no way to have a Print button in a CDF running within a plugin environment since the plugin does not interact with the operating system. If you have a way to ...
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How can I create CDF applications which adjust their screen dimensions based on the end-user's display configuration?

I am trying to make a CDF application that takes the user's system information (screen information) and adjusts the size of the application to give a seamless experience over different screens with ...
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How can I make CDF which uses user defined function

I have a user defined function which is called many times in the code. I want to ask that when I am deploying the code toCDF, I need to define that user defined ...
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How to clear variables in a manipulate without enabling dynamic content?

I have a series of variables that will plot the number of straight segments along a curve, thanks to the help from here on one of my previous questions. I can create a working Manipulate command from ...
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Mathematica notebook is corrupt

Well great, I had some work done (though it wasn't much, it was just laid out nicely) in a cdf file. My computer decided to shut down on my randomly while I was working on it (some kind of error). I ...
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How can I create an interactive application that accepts data and and plots it?

I have some code in Mathematica which shows a colored plot, where the coloring depends on data values. I would like to make this into an interactive application that accepts two inputs: data, a list ...
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Can't create a simple CDF

I decided it was time I investigated CDFs, so I created the following simple Manipulate using Mathematica version 9.0.1.0: ...
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Having SetOptions[] affect CDF styling

Instead of writing a package and importing it, at the beginning of many of my .nb files I have a string of SetOptions commands which govern things like plot styling. However, when I subsequently make ...
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Controlling CDF window size

I want to ask how can I control the CDF WindowSize in such a way that the end user can minimise its size upto some extent only. ...
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How can one easily toggle the “insufficient version” warning message in CDF and Mathematica?

Unfortunately people use different Mathematica and CDF versions and the default setting of "InsufficientVersionWarning" in MessageOptions is True both in Mathematica and the CDF Player (which is quite ...
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CDF embedded in web page and Windows desktop magnification

I am running Windows 8.1 on a ThinkPad T540P with a 3K screen, which is equivalent to Apple Retina screens. I have configured Windows to increase the magnification of the desktop to make fonts legible....
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Why cant I open CDF's in the Chrome browser on Linux?

I have google chrome on ubuntu 13.04. Every time I try to run a CDF on wolframs website, I'm required to download the CDF first, and then open it in my computer, but when I was using windows it was ...
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wordpress wolframCDF plugin 2.0 stopped working

setup and tried a simple CDF document and it worked like a charm. That was a couple of months ago - now the post does not show evidence that the shortcode is working at all - the shortcode is in the ...
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Conceal GUI source code

I'm working with a simple software application written in Mathematica, composing of several .nb and .m files. The application is centered around a simple mathematica GUI, which includes several ...
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CDF Infokit question [duplicate]

In the CDF Infokit, one finds the BriggsCochraneCalculus.cdf document, which shows a textbook on calculus. I've got two questions about how it was made: How has ...
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Opening cdf file from command line with arguments on windows

I want to write a cdf file to read in the commmand line arguments and then do something with them. Something like this: Mathematica.exe 'filename.cdf' arguments ...
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How can I install a new stylesheet in CDF Player?

I've created my own stylesheet and I would like to install it in the CDF 9 directory, so when I apply it to a new Mathematica notebook and save it as CDF file, it will show it correctly. I used this ...
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Using non-Graphics primitives when exporting to .cdf

I'm trying to embed a "Manipulate" applet I've created into a webpage by embedding a .cdf. I'm running into a problem with displaying outputs from functions I've written. Here is a simpler example ...
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Writing a conventional free-standing application in Mathematica (CDF)

I intend to write a small program that can be exported to CDF and consist of two main parts: A. The construction of a layered structure consisting of different materials. B. Superimposing ...
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How to maintain a smooth surface in CDFs while playing? [duplicate]

I created a CDF for viewing the Möbius Band, and its generation. https://www.dropbox.com/s/e3af0xelbbqjfhd/Cinta_Moebious_Rafa.cdf But: 1.- When it´s PAUSED the surface is soft and you can see with ...
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$RecursionLimit::reclim: Recursion depth of 256 exceeded. >> error in CDF deployment

When I am executing this code in notebook, there is no error but when I am deploying it in CDF, this error is coming. $RecursionLimit::reclim: Recursion depth of 256 exceeded. >> The code is <...
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Why are some Buttons not working in CDFPlayer?

I have two Buttons within a single panel. My problem is that after deploying that panel, the second Button is not working in the ...
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Using Mathematica or WebMathematica to develop interactive, crowdsourced timeline visualizations

I aim to develop a series of timeline ZUI visualizations which will display a set of events similar to Wolfram's own Timeline of Computable Knowledge, but that can also handle crowdsourced uploading ...
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Create CDF file in which the code is not included

As far as I know, the CDF can be used to distribute projects in which you can interactively evaluate the projects without need to have Mathematica. Recently I notice that the files in the ...
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3D Interaction when using CDFDeploy

In the following code, the 3D plot of the manipulation is interactive. ...
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Graph and table of values of cdf of chi-square

I am doing an assignment and have derived the following function, but I don't know how to graph it. I have a trial of mathematica which I have never used before. $f(x)=a(23.685/x)$ where a is cdf ...
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How to change a spacing between the lines of a notebook?

My question is formulated above. However, to precise a bit I would like to split it into two sub-questions: It it possible to define the spacing in the current notebook/CDF pressumably through the ...
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Initialization Cells in CDF

I am wanting to run about 15 pages of initialization cells in a CDF, but can't seem to do so. I have set the InitializationCellEvaluation to True and InitializationCellWarning to False, but it doesn't ...
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CDF Player crashes on start-up Ubuntu 12.04 LTE

I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask this, if not, please redirect me. I am trying to get Mathematica's CDF player running on Ubuntu 12.04 LTE (Precise Pangolin). This should be fairly ...
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What Mathematica purchase level does CDF creation and deployment come with?

I am evaluating which purchase level of Mathematica 9 will suit my needs. I am finding some of the information provided on Mathematica's How to Buy Chart a bit vague and unclear. I need to be able to ...
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How to switch between different CDFs in CDF Player?

I recently got a Mac. It has CDF Player, but not Mathematica. How do I get CDF Player to switch between different CDFs on OS X Lion? Edit I forgot to mention that I want to know how to switch ...
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Correcting problems with the controls in a Manipulate

I am developing a toy application to teach me how to generate a more complex CDF app. The current toy app is taking integral. ...
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Hiding the Code in .CDF File

I downloaded the source code of a demonstration and modified it. Then saved it as a CDF file. When I re-opened this file (in Mathematica or CDF Player), all of the code can be seen. How can I hide the ...
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Use of Manipulate in CDF documents

I am trying to publish a cdf document, but I'm having some problems with the function Manipulate with this code: ...
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Not able to load the package in CDF

I am facing a problem in loading the package. My code is working in Mathematica but after deploying it into CDF, it is unable to ...
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How to save the output cell from this demonstration project as a .eps

I'm having a lot of fun playing with this cool demonstration project by Karl Scherer: http://demonstrations.wolfram.com/LineArt2/ After getting some beautiful artistic results I tried to print or ...
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Exporting a file from free CDF web player?

I am currently working on a CDF in which users can change parameters of a 3D surface with Manipulate[]. Once the user is satisfied with the choice of parameters, I would like to offer an option to ...
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Embedded cdf files do not recognize presence of cdf player

When I run a html file with an embedded cdf file, I get the request that I should install cdf player. Both my computers already have cdf player installed. A specific example of this is in the file ...
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can CDFDeploy command work via JLink

I tried the following command in notebook. It creates a .cdf file. ...
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Function in Mathematica 10.1, but not in CDF Player 10.0.2

Mathematica 10.1 has a new function MinMax. It is absent in the current CDF Player 10.0.2. CDF files that use MinMax leave the function unevaluated, and thereby produce errors. One approach would be ...
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How to use SaveDefinitions when using Rasterized Frames for a ListAnimate?

In another post (Is it possible to prerender animation in Wolfram Mathematica?) I got a good way to prerender frames in order to get a smooth animation using ListAnimate. I need to save the Animation ...
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Make a .C3D file in Mathematica

I have two different groups of points in an excel file, which are captured by two different cameras from two different angles (Motion Capture Process). These points are extracted by using markers on a ...
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Creating package and encoding for CDF and Path for Mathematica

I am working on learning Enterprise CDF development. I developed a simple example. I am working with packages for I can encode my codes eventually. When I use Needs command and save the package in one ...
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embeding an image in a cdf deployment

I would like to embed an image into CDF. Import function just import the function from a pathway but I would like the image to be present in the CDF or nb file as a part of it not importing. ...
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How can one emulate the effect of CreateDialog for use in Free-CDF?

CreateDialog is one of the features that is not available to Free CDF users. Is it possible to create the behavior of the test code below in a way that can be ...
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Bookmark name not editable

The bookmark's name in a embedded cdf is not editable. I used the following code to create a cdf. ...
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CDF Player portable

Is there a version of CDF player that does not require installation with administrative rights? The exe file that can be downloaded from Wolfram site can only be installed with administrative ...
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How to create an active menu for Ebook to call cell tag

I have some physics exercises done and I´d like to make an ebook in CDF with the explanations with simulations as well. For these I look for some tips, and wolfram videos has a lot of it with Prof ...
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Web embedding of CDF with dynamic content

I made a widget that calculates some values as variables are dynamically changed with sliders. I want to embed the cdf here: http://www.phys.ufl.edu/~majewski/nqr/match As you can see, this isn't ...