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“Save Graphic As…” suddenly doesn't work

I suddenly can't create jpegs or pngs using the menu. I have not changed versions or operating systems lately, but the method I've used all along suddenly doesn't work. When I create a plot, left-...
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What options and settings can be used to create print quality typeset documents with Mathematica?

If I am proficient on dedicated typesetting software (e.g. LaTeX) it makes sense to use that for typesetting but if I am not how can I use Mathematica to create good quality documents. The question ...
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Cell sizing and labeling for $\textit{MaTeX}$ equations

I am writing a book in the Wolfram CDF format and would like to improve upon the default equation typesetting of Mathematica. To this end I've loaded @Szabolcs' valuable MaTeX, which imports $\LaTeX$ ...
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In a Template Notebook how to make a Repeating Block loop over a local variable

I have a template notebook that takes in some parameters to get raw data and then process it. In this processing a few subsets of data are calculated. However, I don't know how many subsets will be ...
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How to set zoom and screen environment from GenerateDocument?

GenerateDocument does not have any options for settings on the notebook it creates. How do I generate a document with ...
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Aggregate chapter notebooks into a book [closed]

I would like to build a book from chapter notebooks. I prefer to do this in a separate notebook that does something like the following: reads in a list of chapter notebooks (I'll provide the list ...
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Table of contents in the same notebook

I created TOC programatically using instructions from http://reference.wolfram.com/language/AuthorTools/tutorial/MakeContents.html But it created second notebook TOC.nb. Is it possible to create ...
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How do I select and open/close Input cells to prepare for printing as a document? [duplicate]

This is very difficult to disseminate Mathematica documents to non-Mathematica users. The input sections (with light gray background) are distracting and confusing. I want the reader to read the ...
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How to Insert Page Break at end of Repeating Block with “Evaluate and Delete”?

This is with version 10.0.2 I have simple notebook template to generate some bingo cards. I would like to have them print two to a page. However, no matter what I do with the page break it will not ...
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How can I number the section titles automatically in Mathematica?

When I write a document in Mathematica, I do not like to number the section title myself, because I usually add or delete a section from time to time. Is there a way that Mathematica can number the ...
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WYSIWYG table creating and editing

In Microsoft Office OneNote 2010, creating and editing tables is easy. There are simple toolbar controls for creating tables: , and editing them once they exist: . My question is, what's an easy ...
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Mathematica File Organization

Last year I asked how to integrate notebooks to the documentation center in stackoverflow. Back then I was only interested in seeing those notebook and being able to search for them. Unfortunately, it ...
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Resources for beautiful Mathematica Stylesheets

When the Wolfram Demonstrations were introduced and the Documentation-Center was redesigned, I remember it was the first time I thought someone had put some effort into creating a beautiful stylesheet....
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Inheriting Stylesheets when using CreateDocument

I build a lot of presentations and custom notebooks with very different stylesheets, and use Button and CreateDocument quite ...
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Document Creation: inserting a grid

This question is strongly related to: NotebookWrite Cell with Grid Let’s create sample chart ...
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How to introduce custom hot keys for the styles of cells?

In the JournalArticle StyleSheet there are useful hot keys Alt+6 for a DisplayFormulaNumbered and Alt+5 for the DisplayFormula. Such hot keys, however, are not present in the Default StyleSheet. Even ...
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Generate a list of all user defined functions including their argument patterns

I have defined a bunch of functions over several different files, and I would like a list of prototypes of all the functions I have defined in my current session (I want the mathematica equivalent of ...
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StatusArea display of message with hyperlink

just trying to label a hyperlink, using an example right from the documentation.... ...
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Document settings for online viewing

I'm trying to figure out how to prepare a notebook for NICE online viewing when it's been converted to PDF form. The students I am working with (sadly!) will not be able to use the CDFPlayer to view ...
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Associating symbol pages with symbols (Workbench)

Normally when you have symbol Abc, WorkBench creates a symbol page named Abc. Then when you make a build, type Abc and then press the F1 key, you are sent to the Abc symbol page. Suppose however ...
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How can I build an inline documentation utility?

I often have a large function to which I add inline comments, but then I can't see the forest for the trees. How can I make a tool that extracts the comments and tokens within them to generate an ...
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Generating a table of contents

This is my oldest question on SO. It still hasn't generated a useful answer there, so I thought I'd give it a try here. The question was: I don't seem to be able to find the method to generate the ...
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Easiest Way to Use ShowGroupOpener in Mathematica

I currently edit manually the cell contents of a notebook (Ctrl+Shift+A or Cmd+Shift+A) to "recycle" cells containing the ShowGroupOpener option. Is there an easier way to create documents hiding ...