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

learn more… | top users | synonyms (1)

66
votes
0answers
3k views

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 ...
13
votes
0answers
209 views

Is there any way to export vector graphics with shading?

This has irked me for a while as I really feel its a significant shortfall in Mathematica's abilities but maybe I am missing something. I would like to export simple graphics with shading in a ...
10
votes
0answers
278 views

Setting non-standard ImageResolution for EMF export as default

Mathematica has a bug in that BarCharts and ListPlots with Filling will export as a ...
8
votes
0answers
136 views

Exporting a high-resolution GraphPlot of a very large graph (65,536 nodes)

Problem I have a very large graph of 65,536 vertices. GraphPlot yields: But the vertices are too dense to see in any detail, and attempting to use any of the on-...
8
votes
0answers
66 views

Problem exporting Graphics3D into PDF

When I try to export some Graphics3D, like this one: into a PDF file I get a bad appearance like this: It's possible to fix? Steps to reproduce the problem: ...
8
votes
0answers
142 views

How to write crash-robust code?

When a notebook crashes all the work I was doing is lost - I'd like to ameliorate this situation! Is there a way to decorate a symbol so that it is saved to disk whenever it changes, or after a ...
8
votes
0answers
177 views

How to export a text into eps without splitting

I want to use MathPSFrag in Mathematica to export graphics to EPS for inclusion in LaTeX files. However, with recent versions of Mathematica this does not seem to work very well anymore. I have fixed ...
7
votes
0answers
153 views

Incorporating photos into a Mathematica-made web page

I use Mathematica to make my web page. I make various .nb files, usually with photos, and then use an Export command to convert the .nb file to an .html file with ...
7
votes
0answers
435 views

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: ...
6
votes
0answers
52 views

Extracting, Formatting, and Exporting Mathematica AstronomicalData - Is There an Easier Way?

If any of you have tried to use Mathematica AstronomicalData and its newest replacements like StarData, you may already be familiar with the large data issues, and the almost impossible download times....
6
votes
0answers
134 views

Call Magma in Mathematica

I've written some code in Mathematica, related to some group theory questions I have. Subsequently, I found that part of the code could be significantly sped up if I could just call a routine in ...
6
votes
0answers
117 views

How can I export a notebook as a single huge pdf page?

I have a notebook that I would like to export as a pdf file. I currently want to send this to a collaborator, but in general I'd like to keep the technique to future-proof my notebook collection ...
5
votes
0answers
106 views

Generating G-code from Mathematica

Has anybody generated G-code (used for controlling milling machines and plotters and other hardware) in Mathematica? High quality inexpensive plotters have reached the market and I would like to drive ...
5
votes
0answers
122 views

WDF specification?

Motivated by a recent question on the meaning of all sorts of W* acronyms, I would like to get more information about the Wolfram Data Framework (WDF). On its web page http://www.wolfram.com/data-...
5
votes
0answers
283 views

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 ...
5
votes
0answers
208 views

How to fix a PDF line rendering problem in V9

If I run this in V8 ...
5
votes
0answers
511 views

Mathematica inserts extra \left and \right for absolute values in LaTeX output

Type the following in a Mathematica DisplayFormula cell(other styles may also encounter this problem): Esc+l+|+Esc and Esc+r+|+Esc, and save as LaTeX. Note: See the difference of the character ...
5
votes
0answers
718 views

Export matrix to $\LaTeX$ with style

Is it possible to export a matrix to $\LaTeX$ with style? For example this code will create a matrix with equal spacing matrix and with background colors in some cell, is it possible to export that ...
5
votes
0answers
183 views

Can styles be exported in EPS as simple text tags for use by LaTeX's psfrag?

Is there a way to export graphics as EPS so that LaTeX can perform style substitutions or modifications on them? I know that it is possible to replace simple text elements in imported EPS files using ...
4
votes
0answers
152 views

How to export strings and figures as PDF in A4 format

I have a column consisting of strings and pictures, like this: ...
4
votes
0answers
176 views

Problem importing individual frames from QuickTime file

I am having difficulties with a code I am trying to run. Essentially I want to Read in a large .mov video file (60000+frames). ...
4
votes
0answers
485 views

How can I create jpeg images of a given file size?

Cross-posted at Wolfram Community I would like to have a function makeJPG[megabytes_] that generates random jpg images of given file sizes with itf filesize (in megabytes) watermarked on the image ...
4
votes
0answers
273 views

Strange behavior of undocumented RawArray and ArrayObject expressions

I discovered several strange results and inconsistencies while trying to understand what undocumented RawArray and ArrayObject ...
3
votes
0answers
33 views

How do I use Mathematica to upload to Clyp?

Clyp is a service for hosting sound files that (as of now) doesn't require registration. I'm wondering if it's possible to write a function that'll upload a Sound ...
3
votes
0answers
100 views

Tweet high quality images

I'm trying to export images to a twitter account with mathematica and the quality of the images is rather disappointing. Here are the others in case you want to see it in the wild: here This is ...
3
votes
0answers
120 views

Export a 3D list plot file to 3D viewing format

I am not quite aware of 3D file formats which I can export from Mathematica; I have the following problem. I have a very large 3D list plot (with axes labs, plot legends etc..) from my experiment. ...
3
votes
0answers
82 views

How to export to NetCDF format

Consider I have a scalar field on a grid f(x,y), where x and y can take values ...
3
votes
0answers
283 views

Export 3D plot or Graphics3D object as stereoscopic 3D .jps file

I recently came across some Matlab code to output a 3D graph as a stereoscopic left/right .JPS file, viewable e.g. with 3D Media Viewer, Stereoscopic Player or using any 3D television or beamer: http:/...
3
votes
0answers
118 views

Transferring analytic expressions from Mathematica to R

I have a series of large-ish algebraic expressions I would like to move from MM to R. I've no doubt the way I'm doing it is rather stupid, but so far the best way i've found is to use CForm and then ...
3
votes
0answers
67 views

Export to MX seems to corrupt the in-memory Dataset

I have a function that does a large number of calculations (by calling out to other smaller functions), and then builds a large Dataset object. Then I do two ...
3
votes
0answers
45 views

Is there a way to create named ranges for spreadsheet exports?

I am trying to figure out whether I can tell Mathematica to name ranges for data that I am exporting? I want to use this data in CPLEX, which unfortunately doesn't allow the use of the R1C1 notation, ...
3
votes
0answers
138 views

Add content to an existing .zip file

I have been looking over the .zip documentation from Mathematica (http://reference.wolfram.com/mathematica/ref/format/ZIP.html). It seems pretty straighforward to export and import from/to a .zip ...
3
votes
0answers
93 views

Georeferenced bitmaps

The command Export["filename.jpg", graphic] will export the graphic object graphic to the file ...
3
votes
0answers
207 views

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 ...
3
votes
0answers
327 views

Exported PDF figure looks different in Apple's Preview than in Adobe PDF Reader

I'm trying to export figures into pdf, and the results looks good in Preview, but very bad in Adobe pdf reader. I'm using Mathematica version 8 on Mac 10.8.5. The Preview version is 6.0.1 (765.6) and ...
2
votes
0answers
46 views

Text fields in PDF Export

I am trying to implement a way in Mathematica to export graphics to PDF and then use Inkscape from within Mathematica to post process the resulting output with the pdf-latex export option in Inkscape. ...
2
votes
0answers
64 views

ImageSize not working correctly with Legends and Placed directives

It seems that having Placed inside Plot breaks the ImageSize specification: ...
2
votes
0answers
26 views

How to export multiple tracks with the same instrument?

When you have multiple instruments, multiple MIDI tracks are generated on export: ...
2
votes
0answers
52 views

Exporting or save graph to pdf, when will the rasterization occur?

For simple graph Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 10}] No matter right click save as pdf or export as pdf, the result is vector image. But for ...
2
votes
0answers
115 views

Export Mathematica to $\LaTeX$ properly

I am simply trying to convert an existing sample in Mathematica to $\LaTeX$. For example, if I open a new Mathematica notebook using styled templates such as Journal article and save it as $\TeX$. ...
2
votes
0answers
77 views

Exporting organization of Mathematica's documentation to a JSON file

In this answer, @Vitaliy Kaurov explores and utilizes new Mathematica's functionality WolframLanguageData: ...
2
votes
0answers
65 views

Export Tube with VertexColors to 3DS

I would like to export a Tube object with VertexColors defined to 3DS format. Here's a minimum example: ...
2
votes
0answers
128 views

Transforming/exporting text to image

I have a string in a .txt which I process as follow: ...
2
votes
0answers
267 views

Embed 3D objects from Mathematica, in a pdf

Acrobat Reader 9+ supports interactive manipulation of 3D objects. See this file for example - another widely used example are PRC objects which may be produced by Asymptote. Exporting animations ...
2
votes
0answers
75 views

Export Time-dependent STL Graphics

I have recently found that Mathematica may export files (.stl) which may be used for Blender (3D pictures and animations). However, I am interested in mathematics visualization, and I suppose that ...
2
votes
0answers
290 views

Fast export of large numerical data

Edit It seems that the bottelneck is not due to eigen value problem. I will esit the question soon. I have a 6000by6000 matrix which I got after some calculations. I want to get the eigenvalues and ...
2
votes
0answers
98 views

Frame text is cropped while exporting as EPS

I have generated an eps file with using Export["filename.eps", figure, "eps"], but the text on the frame labels and tick numbers are cropped like this: Screenshot ...
2
votes
0answers
74 views

FITS metadata problem

Looks to me that the FITS Export is borged. Here is the problem: When I export out images with accustom metadata into a FITS file, Mathematica truncates and overwrites it. Here is the metadata I ...
2
votes
0answers
207 views

Exporting BSplineSurface to STL

I have encountered some difficulties getting BSplineSurface to export to STL. The following code works and generates a triangulated polygon mesh from the NURBS ...
2
votes
0answers
321 views

Export Notebook causes an INTERNAL SELF-TEST ERROR: Files2|c|1713 message

On my machine (Windows 8.1) and M10 the following two lines, that must be run on an already saved notebook, ...