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

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Using Inset[..] to overlay a Graphics3D with its raster version

Preamble First let me explain the why. You can skip this and go directly to the question if want to answer it right away. We had more than one discussion about how to produce nice looking 3d plots ...
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Export notebook to pdf in landscape orientation

Assuming the following is a notebook with a linebreak: How might I export a landscape pdf (preferred although other formats could work) such that each cell content each group of cells above and ...
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Graphics elements do not line up perfectly in exported PDFs

Graphics elements do not always line up perfectly in exported PDFs using "Save As..." method. Take, for example: ...
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Eastern European alphabet conversion from nb to PDF

When converting Eastern European alphabet written article from .nb to pdf, certain letters convert to empty rectangle like shapes or constructs, also hacek like letters (č,ć,ž,š,""...). Has anybody ...
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Export list elements each to it's own page in a multi-paged PDF document

I have a list, myList, of let's say 20 (different) objects myList = Table["object", {20}] I know would like to export every ...
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Efficient export of complex graphics to PDF

So I have 2D plot, made with DensityListPlot. Mathematica just cannot export them properly to PDF, so what I want to do is 1) export the plot itself, without axes, labels, etc, as a jpg image, and 2) ...
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Saving many plots in files [duplicate]

I made a table of ten plots: Table[Plot[u[t, x] /. wws, {x, -10, 10}], {t, 0, 10, 1}] I want to save them all to my file system. I know, that I can save each ...
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Saving graphics in Adobe Illustrator .ai format

How do I save a ListLinePlot graphic as an Adobe Illustrator file (with extension .ai)?
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Publishing quality graphs to Adobe Illustrator? [duplicate]

I am trying to produce publishing quality graphs. I would like to export graphs from a Notebook to Ai (Adobe Illustrator). How do I do this? Just started using Mathematica, very new! Thanks, Anousheh ...
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Problem When Trying to Export Graphics with Transparency to SVG

I'm trying to export a graph as a graphic to an SVG file with transparent background. When the background is specified as a color (or unspecified), it works just fine. When the background is specified ...
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How to export this PDF figure with a small size

I want to export a PDF figure with the following codes, but the size of the PDF is too big, about 1.5M. I hope the size can be around 100k. I have tried for a long time but can not find a good ...
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Specify column width while exporting

I am trying to export a set of data into a file but I can not force mathematica to keep a certain width for each column. For example, when I export a table: ...
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How can I speed up the export of graphs in DIMACS format?

I'm creating random graphs with suitable properties and exporting them in the DIMACS format. Already, for rather small graphs with, say, ~60k vertices and ~240k edges, ...
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How do I save/export a list so that it can later be easily imported as a list again?

I have a couple of big lists (each of them contains elements that are themselves lists of two elements, i.e. an element of each list that I have is of the form {x, y}) that I want to save/export. ...
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Export high resolution figure causes missing ticks

I understand that Mathematica has a bug when exporting images. The ticks are scaled not correctly when exporting at high resolution. For example: when you do: ...
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Exporting tables of interpolating functions

A few weeks ago I asked a question about manipulating parameters in NDSolve (Looping with NDSolve?) , and received some very helpful advice about the manipulate environment; now I want to take the ...
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How can I create an empty JSON object?

For creating non-empty object, I use following syntax ExportString[{"key" -> "value"}, "JSON"] (*{"key" : "value"}*) But how can I create an empty object? ...
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how to export multiple graphics from Do loop? [duplicate]

I would like to export graphics generated from do-loop as jpg. There will be like more than 100 graphs. I want to combine it later in latex beamer as animation. When I put Export command inside the ...
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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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Opening .nb in other software or exporting to other languages

I am collaborating on a spare-time project with someone else that has access to Mathematica. I do not. He has supplied me with his notebook file. Is it possible for me to open, or import this file ...
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Determination of export video runtime

I have a huge simulation and tried to export it as a video file (or .gif). However regardlessly what I specify under the Framerate option the video its just running for 4 seconds (too fast). When I ...
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Controlling page breaks

I'm writing a bunch of cells to a new notebook nb and am trying to control the pagebreaks. That is, I want a pagebreak after each Length[listOef] number of cells. ...
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How to output a bat file and execute it?

I tried to write a bat file which helped me rename files. Command to do this in that file is "ren file1 file2" which is equivalent to RenameFile[file1,file2]. ...
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Exporting pictures in their correct size when using Grid [duplicate]

I have a large number of pictures, and I need to place each three of them in a grid with a certain layout. For example, if I have the following pictures: ...
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Is it possible to export an Animate and Plot in a grid together?

I have a code that produces an Animate graphic and two Plots in a Grid. I am able to export the Animate graphic using .avi, but do not know how or if its possible to export these together in one file. ...
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Abort during animation

I am running an animation with the following command: ...
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How can preserve my manual edit of an expression when exporting to LaTeX?

Context I would like to use the Mathematica front end to pre-process expressions before exporting them to LateX, for the sake of readability. Example Say I have this expression ...
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Exporting a plot inside Manipulate - Update first, then Export

I want Mathematica to excute the first action inside the Button fully before executing the second action. In particular, look at the following plot which I want to ...
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Export Animate command to MOV video

I'm trying to export a rather complex Animate command into a full-HD resolution video, but having no success so far. The animation has around 520 frames (the number ...
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Export command in Mathematica trial version

Mathematica trial version does not support Export[] command. Is there a command equivalent to Export[] in order to export, say, ...
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Export LocatorPane as image by button

How to Export LocatorPane as image by button or at least by something else? Kuba, thank you! Your method works in a simple case: ...
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How to export a large number of files?

I have a lot of data sets combined in a big list where each data set comprises one first level sub-list. Each data set must be saved into a separate file. The names for the files must automatically ...
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Specifying view angle of a 3D plot [duplicate]

I would like to create a stereogram from a 3d plot; I would like to export two images of a 3d plot at a slightly different angle, so that when each picture is presented to a different eye, one gets ...
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How to export a 16 or 32 bit TIFF file

I have a function that creates a monochrome grayscale image that must be export as a 16-bit and 32-bit TIFF file. The Mathematica documentation mentions that these bit depths are supported during ...
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how to Export raster data as a tiff unmolested

I feel certain there is a simple answere here.. how do I export image data to a tiff without any scaling? I want to read back in the exact data. ...
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Tooltip in Listplot - Export to PDF

I would like to export a listplot as a PDF document without loosing the tooltip information on the single points. It kind of works with hyperlinks. Nevertheless this workaround is pretty limited and ...
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Export Graph to PDF

I know that I exported Graphs to PDFs before but it doesn't seem to work any more. I tried K5 = GraphData[{"Complete", 5}] Export["K5.PDF", K5] And I get a PDF ...
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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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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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Setting non-standard ImageResolution for EMF export as default

Mathematica has a bug in that BarCharts and ListPlots with Filling will export as a ...
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Display truncation of numerical values when writing to a file

I am trying to copy some numerical values of parameters from a plain text file into Mathematica, then arranging them in a list and exporting them to another text file, with .ini extension. My problem ...
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Lossless TIFF or PNG export

I'd like to export an output from MatrixPlot[], however, the output file size seems to depend on my specification of the ImageSize -> {..., ...}. How might I export a TIFF with all of the data in the ...
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Numbered equations/formulas

How do you number equations in Mathematica notebooks so that they are exported correctly into latex? In case you don't know how to put numbered equations here is quick review. Open a new notebook ...
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How to save all data in all variables in context different than “global”?

I have seen questions on saving data on "global" context. Now if I set my notebook's evaluation context "unique to this notebook". the global context doesn't work quite well. Any idea what should i do ...
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How to embed fonts when exporting Mathematica graphics as PDF

Upon exporting a Mathematica graphics expression as a PDF, Mathematica does not seem to embed any nonstandard fonts used. When you open the resulting PDF document with a PDF viewer, all the text items ...
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How to export 3D plot, without losing the specified view of rotation?

Sorry I am not sure if I got anything wrong with this version of Mathematica and Mac OS X i am running. But every time I export a 3D graph, to png or tiff, I lost the view angle, view vector viewpoint ...
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Shrinking the size of exported 2D density, vector field, and streamline plots

My question concerns the size of exported eps files that were created using density, contour, vector-field, and/or streamline plots: these files are so huge that whenthey are are inserted into a ...