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

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How to export data files using specific format

Very often, I have to export data files from Mathematica. These output files contain several columns and hundreds of lines with data. For the sake of the question let's create a sample list ...
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What are the known differences between Save and DumpSave, and how to account for them?

Edit: I changed the title and (slightly) the wording of this question in order to make it more easily answerable. If I evaluate this in Mathematica 9: ...
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Obtaining better quality in ListPlot

I have a data file which can be downloaded from here. In order to plot this, I use the following Mathematica code ...
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Exporting Mathematica expression as SVG

I was thinking it would be nice if I could export Mathematica expressions as svg, but I am having some issues. At first blush everything seems to work fine. This piece of code does produce a svg file: ...
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Interactive 3D plot in web browser?

Are there any ways to show a mathematica plot in a web browser so that the user can rotate it and such? I am open to embedding it in a web page - or some other method such as porting it to a ...
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Avoiding grid lines inside filled area in RegionPlot exported as PDF

Basically the same question as here, but now with regions which have opacity. ...
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DataEncoding and compression in HDF5 format

I would like to export data in HDF5 format with Mathematica 9. The Mathematica manual about Import and Export of this format can be read here. As I'm dealing with large arrays, export often lead to ...
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How to export a header before the data in the result file?

I would like to export a phrase to my result data as a heading. I'm exporting the data correctly with Export["file.dat", table]. But I'm doing several ...
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LF line break instead of CR+LF when exporting text files on Windows

I want my program to always save a text file with unix-style LF line breaks (even when Mathematica runs on Windows). But the way the built-in ...
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How to create a “standard” CDF programmatically?

How can I programmatically create a CDF which is similar to the CDFs created by File -> CDF Export -> Standalone...? ...
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How do I export matrices into matlab format?

For example: ...
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Why are the elements of plots separated in exported PDFs?

When I export a plot to a PDF with something like Export["test.pdf", Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 2 Pi}], "PDF"] I get a file in which the axes have been separated from ...
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How can I get Mathematica to include size information in exported SVG?

When I use Export to export graphics in SVG format, the exported file contains no width ...
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Exporting 3D plotted figure complete with legend ready for Word

I have one more problem, still with exporting full quality 3d figure into Word. I want perfect quality in a Word document of a 3d figure prepared with legend (traditional form of text). Extremes of ...
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How to automate generation of image files?

I need to generate a large number of figures as PNG files, and I'm trying to decide whether Mathematica would be the quickest way to do this. All the figures have the same basic structure, and I'm ...
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Which ray-tracing software is compatible with Graphics3D?

I am interested in working alternative to Mathematica's FrontEnd for rendering Graphics3D produced by Mathematica. The requrements are: An ability to import ...
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What is the best way to make a plot complete with legends so it is exported-ready for Word?

I want to put my Plot output into an MS Word document without having to edit it in Corel first, so I want to export it ready for Word in vector format complete with legends, expressions, axes, and ...
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Problem with transparency when I export an eps file

I have the following simple Mathematica code: ...
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Problem printing what appears in my notebook

I have created a dashboard that looks fine on my screen and fits onto my screen at 100% magnification on Mathematica. When I try printing it, no matter what printing environment I use, I can not get ...
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Maximum size of TIF files in Mathematica

I have a question concerning the maximum size of TIFF files Mathematica can handle. According to the TIFF 6.0 specification -revision 6.0 (see: ...
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Export notebook file without launching front-end

I am using a Mathematica script to programmatically generate a Mathematica notebook. The script generates a Notebook expression and then uses ...
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Export graphics in parallel

I run a heavy simulation, using NDSolve and the method of lines. This means that the result of NDSolve is a list of, say, ...
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How can I export specific data into different pages in .PDF format?

I have made various Grid-s and arranged them column-wise in another Grid. All Grids are ...
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Sound data Import Export

Can't regain the data after Export. Create an array of sampled amplitude values: 2. Visualize as sound 3. Save it 4. Get it back 5. ??? ...
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Mathematica does not export Turkish characters in a Graphics expression

When I export the following Graphics expression as a PDF (or EPS) file, the Turkish characters ü and ç do not appear. ...
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Failure to export graphics by right-click when Notebook magnification is changed

When I try to export graphics as PNG, JPG and other rasterized formats using the right-click and choosing Save Graphic As..., if the notebook magnification is ...
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Deformed style when exporting eps files

I want to export a plot into an eps file. Below I present a sample plot code in order to demonstrate the two issues that appear. (1). LabelStyle: When I use ...
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Export Voronoi Data?

I have a Voronoi Diagram (VoronoiDiagram/DiagramPlot) in Mathematica - and I need to export it to something I can import into ArcGIS. I'll settle for any sort of data/vector-based (non-raster) ...
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Export different simulation parameters and results to same file

I have a simulation, and I would like to export the parameters and results to a same spreadsheet without overwriting the previous values. if I have: ...
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How can I get rid of extra commas in Export/Import?

Consider the following example of trying to export the following table: Export["test.dat", {{{1, 1}, {2, 2}}, {{3, 3}, {4, 4}}}, "Table"]; Now I import to see ...
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Controlling the speed of Manipulate animations exported to SWF

I would like to export in .swf a "Manipulation" output. I am using ...
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Exporting as .PDB extension

I am working with the 3-D coordinates of proteins. The file format I import and modify coordinates of is in the .PDB format, and the string to import is also in this same format. Currently, when I try ...
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How do I prevent fonts sizes and line weights from scaling in exported graphics?

It's common to export graphics from Mathematica that are subsequently scaled to various sizes that cannot (at least not conveniently) be anticipated. This is problematic in cases where (as is common) ...
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Graphics exported from Mathematica 9 are very large because even standard fonts are embedded

Note: Fixed in version 10. See Verbeia's answer. I've upgraded from Mathematica 8 to 9 (which apparently leaves the old version installed and usable which I didn't expect). I see a significant ...
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How do I format an Exported plot to Excel?

I have the following piece of code: ...
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Exporting/Importing a Table of complex numbers

I'm generating a long table of list of the form: PN={{1,2,1+i},{3.5,2.6,2}...},{...},... Using: Export["PN.dat", PN, "Table"] ...
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How to export data to specific rows and columns in XL file from Mathematica?

I have an XL File with data like : {{1,2,3},{4,5,6},{7,8,9}} That XL file name as ...
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How to export notebook in colored PDF form [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Saving a notebook as PDF, preserving syntax highlighting I would like to export my notebook code in a colored PDF form. What I do is select the brace in the right side ...
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Pass Options to Export[]

I'm working with Options to change the look and feel of some generated Graphics by passing Options to several functions, one of them being Export[]. For example: ...
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Move selection to next Output and export to CDF

In my quest to a custom "Save as HTML" (please see context here) I am now able to iterate through the notebook, grab Input cells decorated with a CellTag that, by convention, is going to be a file ...
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How to export CSV from Mathematica?

I have previously been using logf[x_, y_] := f[x, y] /. v_ :>(PutAppend[Unevaluated[f[x, y] = v;], "out.txt"];); which produces output like ...
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Usage of plot results

Please consider the following examples for a ListLinePlot and ListPlot ...
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Export expression to Matlab [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is it possible to export the equations from Mathematica to MATLAB? I like to export a Mathematica expression like.... ...
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Export image data precision

I'm sure there is a very easy way to control this, but I have been searching for an hour now without luck. I plot a function and export it to get a table that I can use in TikZ. ...
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Automatically sending to Print (using CutePDF Writer)

I use CutePDF for creating PDF output, but this requires manually selecting Print (Ctrl+P), with CutePDF Writer as the printer, and pressing OK. Can this be automated?
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Export grayscale png

The help for the Export function is absolutely unclear. How can I specify options for my output format? According to the documentation, PNG supports grayscale ...
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How can I convert a formatted text cell to latex code?

I have a formatted text cell, I want to export it as latex. How can I do that? Since copy as LaTeX doesn't work, I thought of pasting it into a string and exporting, but it's a no go: ...
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Automatizing PSfrag export

I'm in the early phase of creating a Mathematica function (or package) that exports graphics such that they can be used with $\LaTeX$'s PSfrag. The goal Ideally, the function should take a graphic ...
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Exported graphics texture to eps is too dark

Why is the exported graphics eps file so dark? It looks much lighter (and better) as the Mathematica output appearing the notebook. After running ...
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Exporting Graphics3D is not complete

When I export the result defined as the variable pot1 to pdf, the lower contour plot isn't showing. How do I fix this? ...