Questions relating to the dynamic family of functions in Mathematica, such as Dynamic, DynamicModule and Manipulate.

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DynamicModule - Bookmarks / Autorun menu?

Using DynamicModule in my code, I observed that there is no Bookmarks / Autorun menu (the small "+" in the upper right corner...). Is it possible to add it somehow and to make Bookmarks available only ...
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Value jump in Manipulate when opening input field [duplicate]

In working with some Manipulate functions, I have noticed an oddity when opening the "Show Animation Controls" icon. Here's a simple example that plots a sine wave, ...
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Software Testing (Dynamic, Manipulate, DynamicModule) Interfaces

The main Testing Framework (in both the frontend and Wolfram Workbench) supports unit testing for command-line invocations. Is there a natural way of co-opting this, or perhaps there already exist ...
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Demonstration of an arbitrarily oriented and translated ellipsoid

(Edited and modified) After the advice I received I modify the post. I have created the following code for depicting an arbitrarily rotated and translated ellipsoid, along its ellipsoidal axes and ...
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Learning mathematica, ListPlot [closed]

I am trying to teach my self Mathematica. I am working with the following example: ...
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How can I perfect this game for Wolfram Demonstration publication? [closed]

When the messages change the window inactivates, and when I try to host an interactive CDF on my site it turns red and says something about numbers having to be scaled or offset. Any help? I'm ...
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Build expression interactively

I define two lists: ...
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Creating Scheduler

I am trying to build a scheduler program like pizza delivery. Each driver will choose their time and general working schedule will be updated similarly. Problem is number of workers change. How can ...
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Using Loop to create mutiple EventHandlers

I have a problem, that is I want to use loop to create multiple EventHandlers, but my code shows nothing. What can I do? ...
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How to get smooth playback of image sequence

I would like smooth animation of a sequence of images, without the controls displayed by ListAnimate. I have a very simple playback function ...
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Abort Dynamic Evaluation error

I have been trying to run the example for geographic visualization at: Density of Library Books in the United States The first two lines of this code are: ...
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Speeding Up Image Processing Functions

I am working with stacks of 1024x1024 timelapse microscopy images that I am performing a series of image processing functions on to help segment each image. These functions include ...
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Convert ImageSize to FieldSize [duplicate]

How might I construct a function called EmToPX[p] such that the following 2 InputFields would be the same width. If not please ...
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Using Dynamic to import the chronologically newest file in a directory [duplicate]

Imagine that I have a device continually and sequentially saving files to a specified directory on a Windows machine (such as [E:\ExampleDir]). Call this device a camera with some proprietary drivers ...
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Is it possible to create an event handler for changes in values of variables? [duplicate]

I am creating a networking application in Mathematica that runs a non-stop simulation, and periodically receives new information from the remote server that affects the simulation. Whenever values ...
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Abridging Lists of Equations within NDSolve, Manipulate [duplicate]

I have a pretty little NDSolve function that I've finally decked out with manipulatable (by sliders) coefficients, which changes the graph in real time. However, I ...
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Not seeing plot of solution returned by NDSolve

I am having trouble with generating a parametric plot with the following code: ...
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Calculating orbital period for the logistical map [closed]

I have the following MatLab code ...
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Dynamically update three graphics simultaneously

I have a problem. How can I get three arrows in to update simultaneously? All work, but one by one. ...
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Use a pre-computed list instead of RandomInteger

I would like to replace RandomInteger[{1, 10}, {10, 10}] in the following code: ...
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Assigning several values inside DynamicModule

I have coded a model that contains several parameters. The parameters can be changed interactively by the user using an interface contained in a DynamicModule[]. There are several "basic states" of ...
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Plotting function with Dynamic parameter

I'm trying to get this code working: a = 2; func[t_] := Dynamic[t + a]; Plot[func[t], {t, -5, 5}] The idea is: I'd like to have the dynamic parameter a change ...
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How to get the associated popup menu?

I have threePopupMenu and they work in such a way that second PopupMenu value depends on the value selected by the first ...
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Retain values between sessions [duplicate]

This is a real newbie question, so apologies in advance for may seem a very dumb question ... I'm trying to understand the various ways in which information can be retained in a notebook between ...
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Basic Dynamic Interface Programming that returns variables to nb functions

I have a dynamic module that contains some basic PopupMenu's and Buttons but also need to use the variables returned from these buttons and PopupMenu's in my nb functions outside of this ...
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repeat calculate [closed]

I want to calculate the below program x[t+1].But I can only calculate t=0,1. please tell me how to calculate t = 0 to 10. ...
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trouble with Dynamic range in SetterBar

It appears that I can set the range to a Dynamic variable in a Manipulate control, but not in a ...
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Can't see dynamic updating when my function is evaluated inside Dynamic [duplicate]

I defined a function, solve, with a free variable n, which changes while solve is running. Therefore, evaluating ...
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Manipulate with dynamic input

I really new to Mathematica and I am working on developing interactive CDF. To understand the basics I start with a simple example but even with that I have a problem. In this simple CDF I want to ...
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Type of Dynamic object and GUI-construction for file import [closed]

It's not clear what the Dynamic objects really are. For example, if I define the following x=1; Dynamic[x]; y=Dynamic[x]; we can see that all the three are ...
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Stopping sliders in Manipulate going to dynamic unfeasible regions

I am trying to use Manipulate to create a function which allows a user to play with a probability density. The following generates a static density over the range 2000 - 4000, then allows the user to ...
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How do I get the bounds of my Slider to correspond to the current length of a string entered in another control?

I have a text entry control in a Manipulate that I index into the value of using the value of a Slider control. This works as ...
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Why won't Select work on my Dynamic values?

Why won't Select work on my list of Dynamic values? For example if I have some Dynamic ...
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Manipulate Slider Value on the Plot

Lets say I have a very simple manipulate in Mathematica given by: Manipulate[Plot[Sin[a x],{x,-2 Pi,2 Pi}],{a,0,5}] I want two things which I am unable to do: I ...
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How to build an interface that plots an equation given as text by a user?

I would like to create a window where a student may enter an equation and, by clicking on a button, the function gets plotted. In the original Spanish: Quiero realizar una ventana en la cual el ...
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Can a large Grid of 3DListPlots be rotated by a single Dynamic control?

So I have a few hundred plots in a grid, that I thought would be nice to adjust the data view with a Dynamic slider. I'm using Jens solution for the Grid plotting here . Manipulating multiple plots ...
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Reuse a dynamic list [duplicate]

Consider this Dynamic list ...
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Using Button to display dynamic graphics

I have a DynamicModule with several graphic elements. I would like to create a button which would change a parameter and re-run the entire module. Say that we have ...
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About Manipulate : How to make this work properly?

Manipulate[ Plot[PDF[NormalDistribution[mu, sigma], x], {x, -4*sigma, 4*sigma}], {mu, -10, 10}, {sigma, 0, 10} ] I got the following error:
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Basic (?) dynamic module questions (If clause and refresh problems)

I'm building a dynamic module, but I'm stuck with a few things i don't know how to deal with. In particular I'm stuck with the "If" sentence and the refresh inside the dynamic module. Here's a ...
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Calling dynamic functions multiple times

I have a large number of functions which I am combining into packages and will call those functions via a palette. I then use those functions in a notebook and may need to call them several times. The ...
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Generating a Variable Number of Dynamic Variables

I know questions that get at this very issue have been posed in other ways here, but as a relative beginner, I've had trouble understanding the answers. For my application, I am developing a simple ...
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How to fit points in a picture using locators

I've got a problem doing some analysis work on some of my spectra. I am basically looking for features that look like parabolas. In need of a tool to quickly find two parabolas in a spectrum (they are ...
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Graphics // Triangle // Manipulation

I have been Mathematica user for a considerably short while. I have learned some of its functionality using wolfram how-to resources and the documentation. I am having difficulties constructing ...
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Setting plot size within vector; dynamic slider (two part question)

I have a question about the size of a plot in mathematica. I'm working on some differential equations (a simplified model of heat transfer in a building). I've programmed it so that you can set ...
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How to transform a DynamicModule into a Graphic

I am generating a graph through a custom function using DynamicModule: graph1 = customFunction[a] If I try to do: ...
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How to display data in a Dynamic Pane?

How to display data in a Dynamic Pane without exponents? Some data: data = Range[1, 1000]; Slider data has to be added to data: ...
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TabView resets to default when selecting data using Control object

I have 3 drop down boxes on one of the tabs in my TabView. Two of the drop down boxes results are used in a Select statement to ...