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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2 functions in a package for CDF, 1 is OK 2nd is not working

I am developing a CDF application to teach me how to create CDF files. In this application I am taking numeric and symbolic integral of a function. I create package with two functions; 1-taking the ...
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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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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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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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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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Preventing the content of a CDF report from being overwritten when multiple reports are open at once

Our Mathematica application obtains a group of input files, analyzes them and generates a report in a form of CDF document. The report contains multiple dynamic/interactive graphs and tables. To save ...
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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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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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How can I include functions from a package into a CDF file?

I am building an application which I would like to deploy as a CDF file, and I am struggling to make the CDF exports work correctly with functions pulled from a .m package file. What are good/best ...
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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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Understanding CDF

Update Since more and more issues are revealed as I venture deeper into the world of CDF, I decided to make this thread more general and hopefully more useful. I now posted my findings as an answer, ...
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Setting output width for CopyToClipboard

Suppose I have a long string and I copy it to the clipboard: ...
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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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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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CDF plugin no longer launches in Chrome

I exported a web-embeddable CDF, and created an html page with the automatically generated code. Both are in a local folder. When I open the HTML page in a Chrome browser, i get the PNG image telling ...
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Getting cdf content from nice Wolfram info graphic

There is a very nice cdf info graphic on the Wolfram Webpage (http://www.wolfram.com/cdf/uses-examples/infographics-full-example.html). I'd like to have a look at the code as I'd like to do something ...
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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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No Interactivity in CDF

I wrote a function in Manipulate as in Manipulate[Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, n}], {n, 0, 100}] and exported as a CDF/saved as a CDF, I don't see anything happening ...
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Exclude cells for cdf deployment

I have a demonstration notebook with a code development chapter and a demonstration chapter with a manipulate environment, like this depicted minimal example I know how to export a cdf but is there ...
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best way to deploy a Wolfram Language program on a machine without its own Mathematica license?

I have written a small program that accepts a string as input and returns a List of graphical images as output. A simple example is shown below. How best to deploy this on a machine without a ...
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CDF Enterprise : Protection and licensing

I am new to Mathematica but on top of that I am asked to create a CDF file that is IP protected (encrypted) and also licensed. In this video they are giving the way to protect the code. At the end ...
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How to remove scroll bars from embedded CDF

I am using the deploy command to embed a CDF file in an HTML page. I am using the annoying but currently necessary fullscreen:'true' trick to reveal the "Enable ...
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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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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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CDF format - disable cell selection?

Is there any way/option in order to make Cells not selectable in exported CDF files? I know how to hide the cells until you go with the mouse over them on the ...
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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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Problems creating CDF via .NET DLL

I have read several posts at SE and googled a lot, but I still have difficulties to create a CDF via .NET. My first try was the Wolfram example MathKernelApp.exe ...
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How to write 1.0 in InputFields with ContinuousAction and Number constraint

With the concept of user responsiveness in mind, I’ve tinkered a couple of small apps that are supposed to be eh… responsive, i.e. calculating without having to press enter. They all rely on ...
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Incompatibility between CDF document and reveal.js

I am making some reveal.js-based slides with a CDF document embedded. The minimal example include the files: ...
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How to embed a Mathematica demonstration in Google sites?

I want to have students submit articles that include Mathematica demonstration projects in a document that is on Google sites. I am having problems with embedding the JS code. Could you provide ...
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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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DynamicModule's Deinitialization & CDFDeploy

This evaluates fine for me: CDFDeploy["test.cdf", DynamicModule[{}, Dynamic["Hello World"], Deinitialization :> 1]] But this results in a never ending ...
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Exported CDF file does not include GeoGraphics [duplicate]

I'm trying to display a map on manipulate and the case is .nb files shows it but when I export it to .cdf this format not show the GeoGraphics map ...
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Can CDF file embedded in a web page receive external parameters?

I know that I can embed a CDF file inside a web page by using: The embed tag. An object tag with an embed tag inside (better than 1). Using the JavaScript provided by Wolfram (better than 2). My ...
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How to create a smile animation in Mathematica?

I want to create a yellow smile, with normal mouth which smiles in cycle. I only know that I need to use CDF player and Manipulate, but do not have any idea how to do that. Thanks!
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How to create protected single-file stand-alone CDF applications

After hours of work trying to understand how much protection I can get when creating stand-alone CDF applications I have come to the decision that the best protection to my work is provided by ...
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DynamicModule issues with Refresh, double evaluation, and CDF Player preview

I am in the middle of making a CDF for a calculation of many random variables. I've gone with DynamicModule and have read the documentation plus these posts: 32294 ...
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Docked Cell lesson chooser

I have a question about creating a docked cell that will let me choose files. This is just as much a "design" question as a Mathematica question. I'm a math teacher and I want to bundle a bunch of ...
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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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Problem with showing results in a Manipulate in a cdf-file

I have a problem with showing my results correctly in a Manipulate in a cdf-file. My program (for my bachelor thesis) can calculate the income law with a income entered into an input field; the use ...
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WSTP Callbacks into CDF

Essentially, what I am trying to find out is the limitation of the WSTP/LINK protocols in Enterprise-licensed CDF. Specifically, are any callbacks to the kernel from those protocols allowed in CDF , ...
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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 ...
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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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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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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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Export notebook as epub?

Is there a way (preferably easy!) to have Mathematica export a notebook or CDF as an epub document, to be read on an e-reader? It would certainy seem possible to export as HTML, and then use ...
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How to specify units for ImageSize Option? [duplicate]

I'm trying out making a CDF and I want it to print within the margins of Letter paper. There is an ImageSize option that I would like to set; some plots will be in ...