Tag for questions about compatibility among various versions of Mathematica, and compatibility issues of Mathematica with various operating systems.

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Problems with PlotStyle in mathematica 10

Bug introduced in 9.0 and fixed in 10.0.1 The simplest way to ask is to post the code of what I'm doing: ...
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Good way to discriminate between Mathematica/PlayerPro/CDFPlayer

Within a Mathematica program with a graphical user interface I want to programmatically determine whether the code runs in a full Mathematica, a Player Pro or a CDF-Player. There seem to not be any ...
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Why does Hash return different values in Version 7?

This function does not work correctly for me. The generated Gravatars do not match the ones actually produced by using the corresponding address. The problem was traced to differing output from the ...
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Internal “Periodical” functions in version 7

In version 7 there exist these Internal` context functions: ?Internal`*Periodical* ...
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MaTeX for Mathematica 9

There's a great package called MaTeX that @Szabolcs wrote which allows one to easily use LaTeX within Mathematica for things like axes labels. After hours trying out various other solutions I ...
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backward compatibility

When producing or enhancing code, it is tempting to use recent new primitives of Mathematica introduced in version 7 and 8, but for library code or in preparation or future version change in ...
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Interpreting the interpolating function and saving data to plot with external program

So far I have been solving non-linear pdes with NDSolve and then plotting the result with the in-built Plot3D and ...
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Will Mathematica install and run on Raspberry Pi computer?

My club is considering buying a Raspberry Pi computer for tinkering. Can Mathematica be installed on and ran from it?
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Are there tools for getting Mathematica 9 Notebooks working in Mathematica 10?

As often happens with Mathematica updates, nearly all of my notebooks no longer work as they did with the previous version. The upgrade from 9 to 10 has changed the appearance or introduced errors ...
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Upgrade to Windows 10

Can users of Mathematica on Windows 7 or Windows 8/8.1 upgrade their computers to Windows 10 – a process that began today? Does Mathematica work? Are all the settings, licenses, access to files and ...
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What is now the preferred way to execute a notebook on startup?

This question was previously answered in part in earlier post through the use of the command AutoOpenNotebooks. However, as of 10.0 this command is scheduled for potential change or deprecation and ...
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Backward compatibility issues while DumpSaving Interpolation polynomials

I have bkwrd compatibility issues when I save my NDSolve result (which is an interpolating polynomia) using DumpSave from Mathematica 8 on Windows 7 and then try ...
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Compatibility of Mathematica Notebooks written on Mac with Windows

I wrote a notebook on Mac OS 10.7.4 and run it on Windows XP at work. On my Mac I use a full version of Mathematia 8.0.1.0, whereas on the Windows-system only a trial version (Version 8.0.4.0.). ...