Questions on converting data, graphics, sound etc. from Mathematica into other file formats.

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Speeding up EPS exporting ?

I'm using Mathematica 10 to render some figures, and I'm noticing some strange behaviour with EPS figures. I'm making figures like the one below in EPS format. And to do so, I use some code like ...
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Error Exporting STL --insufficient elements to export

I am trying to export the following code as an STL file: ...
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How to export to iwork's numbers format?

I have a matrix with images down its first column and I'm trying to export to a spreadsheet in Apple's Numbers (see the screenshot below). I've never tried this type of export before, any ...
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How can I export a notebook into multimarkdown?

Mulitmarkdown (.md filetype) is a very nice document format that supports rendering mathematical expressions like latex or mathml, rendering syntax highlighted code blocks for any language, as well as ...
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How can I give each section a unique <a> tag when I Export as XHTML?

Exporting a notebook as XHTML allows me to override the default HTML tags that are written for section-header-like cells. For example, a notebook cell whose type is "Section", containing text "The ...
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Mathematica: issues storing nested list on disk

having trouble with mathematica using nested lists. I want to save a list like this: l1={{a1,{a,b,c,d,e}},{a2,{f,g,h,i}}} So, the nested components do not have ...
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Is there the possibility to write many times a value in definite list of file1.nb?

The commands testData = RandomReal[{0, 1}, {1, 1}]; Export["C:\\Users\\Alex\\Desktop\\1\\file1.nb", testData]; write the “testData” (value generated by ...
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Export from ParametricPlot3D to 3D Formats yields distorted surface meshes

as described im my blog post: http://wolfig-techblog.blogspot.de/2015/04/blender-as-shader-for-mathematica.html I tried to export a Klein bottle ParametricPlot3D to one commonly used 3D mesh formats ...
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Building a 1 page “Scorecard” in mathematica [closed]

I'd like to be able to generate an 11 x 8.5 "scorecard" for various data projects I am working on. Traditionally, I'd import all my data into Excel, put the data into worksheets, and then have a ...
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Transforming/exporting text to image

I have a string in a .txt which I process as follow: ...
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Labels strangely rendered in PDF

I'm new to Mathematica so I apologize if this is obvious to answer. Anyway, using the following code (most of it is extraneous, to make the plot look the way I want) I plotted the Morse potential, ...
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Unexpected results from output with NumberForm and ScientificForm

I wrote this little function to help me export tables with formatted numbers to files: (By the way, if you have suggestions on how to make it more efficient and compact, it would be great) ...
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Save figure using default stylesheet?

I'm using the following to export a figure as .eps for use in latex: ...
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How do I smooth or remove jitter from an exported Graphics3D plot?

I have exported a Graphics3D plot as gif. But the plot shows jitter (You can see the yellow ball shows somewhat slight move around, which is expected to be still). How does this happen and how to get ...
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Can Save[] produce a .nb file instead of a text file?

(I use Mathematica 9.0.1 on OS X 10.10.2.) Suppose I have a notebook in which I make some definitions and assignments. ...
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Writing a text to a file including af mixture of signs

I'm trying to write this to a file: j/?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> However, when using WriteString, the "-marks are not accepted. If I use Write, however, the "-marks are accepted, but ...
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Export collection of plots to A4 pdf

Sometimes I want to Export a collection of plots or other Graphics to a pdf in A4 format. Right now I'm using a GraphicsGrid inside a panel which is an inset in a Graphics object. Here is an example: ...
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Exporting a table to Excel in CSV format

I am trying to create a table which when exported in a .csv format and opened in MS.Excel has the following form; ...
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Video encodings in Ubuntu

When exporting videos from Mathematica 10.0.2 on Ubuntu 12.04, I have one video codec to choose from: Internal`$VideoEncodings (* {"Uncompressed"} *) That means ...
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Making a simple text log file

I have a model and want to export the run parameters to a log file. The idea is to get the following example into a decent text export: ...
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ListLinePlot plots my table, but the table doesn't contain numerical values

I am trying to export a table of data to file, but the code does not appear to be returning numerical data even though ListLinePlot can plot it. Can you please ...
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Exporting pdf with a precise page dimension in metric units, rather than printer points

Mathematica uses a screen resolution of 72 dpi. For post-processing figures I use Corel, which conveniently allows me to use metric units (mm) for positioning and resizing figures. Say, I want to ...
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Conversion to TeX results in infinite recursion

I'm trying to export to $\TeX$ a Message cell. For example, after evaluating Sin[a,b], ...
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Animating a Large Graphic Aborts, but Dynamic Works Fine

I'm trying to animate a large Graphics output, and it is returning $Aborted. I'm confused because when I use Dynamic and Slider, the graphics output is exactly what I want, i.e., I can 'animate' the ...
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Export nested list with complex structure

I have a list that looks like this l = {elem1, elem2, ...} Where elem_={t, {d1,d2,d3} } How can I export it? I tried ...
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Huge eps file in Export with ListPlot and Filling

I'm trying to export and eps file from a plot which contains a ListPlot with Filling ...
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Export to JSON format specifically for MongoDB

It is a nice thing that, if you have a data as a list of rules (even nested), Mathematica can export them in JSON format. After generating useful data in Mathematica, Therefore, it seems it ought to ...
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Exporting Data file in .dat format [duplicate]

Here I'm solving two simultaneous to get different values of the roots depending upon another variable 'x'. I've written up to the following using 'Find Root' ...
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Inconsistent behavior of undocumented Encode->Import->StringToStream->Get on password-locked stream

Let's save a definition. Encode it with password/key and Get it again. We will not use Get ...
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“Enlarge” a plot for export

I wish to export a plot with more resolution than it starts with. Interactively, I can do this by enlarging the image, and then exporting. Is there a way to do this programmatically? I attempted to ...
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How to export Speak output?

I made a series of interval workouts based on Speak[], where the voice tells me when the intervals start, when they stop and how much time I have left to prepare. ...
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Math diacritics go missing when exporting graphics [duplicate]

Take this example plot: plot = Plot[x, {x, -1, 1}, Frame -> True, FrameLabel -> {"x", "\!\(\*OverscriptBox[\(x\), \(_\)]\)"}] When I export it to PDF, ...
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Prevent Export from overwriting files

Export["filepath1",Expression1] works for me, but if filepath1 already exists, it will be overwritten. I'd like ...
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Copy/export a plot as vector EMF

I want to generate a plot using Plot, copy it and paste to a Word/PowerPoint document as a vector EMF file in order to preserve best quality of an image. However I found out that if I Copy Graphic ...
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How to encrypt an arbitrary file? [closed]

I'd like to use Mathematica to password protect a zip file I have, instead of using the terminal or buying an app like keka. You can use the terminal zip -e but not ...
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PNG image is exported smaller size than imported

I upload a PNG file and then split it into its red, green and blue components. I then save these components. The original image is 1440 x 764 pixels, 2.21MB. But the 3 saved files are each 360x198 ...
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How to export many images within a For-loop [duplicate]

I'm trying to export a lot of files at one time with a For-loop. I'm using ToString so I can number the output files. It's not working. Does anyone know how to ...
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Export a Pyramid to VRML format

How do you export a Pyramid to vrml format in Mathematica ? I have been trying to do this the following way ...
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Export Multiple Arrays Into a Single Worksheet with Column Headers

I'm importing financial data into Mathematica, creating column headers for each array and exporting to Excel. The code below accomplishes most of this, but it creates a different worksheet for each ...
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How to export a PNG with an alpha channel?

Is "RGBA" not a supported colorspace? Export["test.png", RandomImage[1, {100, 100}], ColorSpace -> "RGBA"]
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Export the animation labeled with time in the animation?

I want to export the solution of a equation ...
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Exporting File Outside Home Directory

When running Mathematica (v10) on my Raspberry Pi, I'd like to output an image file to a directory other than /home/pi. I understand that letting Mathematica write ...
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Comma issue from number point in csv export!

Here is my issue: I want to export to csv file some data: ...
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Exporting and importing lists of lists

I have a list of lists of data on the following form (one element): {"NYSE:AEM", 7.13*10^9, "Gold", {{2014, 4, 16}, {2014, 5, 2}, {2014, 7, 31}}} And all I want ...
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Importing, sorting and exporting lists

I have several TSV lists (.txt) of something like 2000*2000 numerics (e.g. 1.8645) to import ...
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Export and Import a list of graphs?

I want to export a list of graphs that come as output to my program. However, I tried exporting all the graphs as graphs using Map and an Export statement with "graph.gml" statement, but got an error. ...
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Difficulty with Copy as PDF in Mathematica 10.0.2.0 [duplicate]

I just installed Mathematica 10.0.2.0 on my Mac and I find that I can no longer use the Copy as PDF commands to copy a Mathematica graphic and paste it into a powerpoint presentation. When I do this ...
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Export as Table with alignment?

I have a table in Mathematica as a list of lists. How to export the table, and force Mathematica to insert as many spaces as needed between columns so that columns are aligned? For example, ...