Questions on obtaining files and directory structure/information and manipulating the said structure/information, searching/renaming particular files in a directory, etc., in an OS independent manner.

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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 array data into a file

I tried to solve some equation for different values of parameter t and put results into array. Then I wanted to write this data into a txt-file. So i did it with ...
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A documented syntax of FileNames doesn't work?

Documentation discrepancy present through 10.2 According to the documentation for FileNames under Details: However when I attempt to use this syntax I get an ...
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Is there a way to stop Export if the file size is too big?

I've got code that's exporting a file, but the file might be so big that it will take up too much space on the cluster I'm using and crash other users' processes. Is there anything like ...
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Odd behavior of FindFile

Running FindFile gives some odd results on my machine: FindFile["HTTPClient`"] Result: ...
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How to force the writing of buffers onto disk?

Usually, buffering is good; except when you critically need to write data to disk. Is there a way to force the writing of buffers onto disk? (I'm using a binary file) I believe a ...
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Cannot save file

Hello I have a problem in saving files in Mathematica. I can't save not only notebooks but also figures. When I choose to save the notebook it open a window that says: Mathematica could not find ...
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SemanticImport::unexpinvaliderr error when using trial version

I am trying to use SemanticImport for a personal experiment. I can correctly import a tsv file from a path, but if I change ...
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Interpreter paclets in temporary directory not being cleaned up

There is a user paclet directory that I inspect frequently because it seems to the source of a lot problems. $UserBasePacletsDirectory ...
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Privilege Violation

I am working with a file that is about 400Mb. The intent is to read in the information, transform the data and output to a new file. Before writing to a new file, the directory is checked for an ...
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Can't Load .rst file

I've been working with the FeynRules 2.1 package in Mathematica 10. If I download the MC4BSM_2012 FeynRules files and run the Mathematica Notebook I've got no problem in Ubuntu (A lot of warnings ...
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How to get the subdirectory of a ftp weblink?

For example, I can use FileNames["*",dir] to get all subdirectory under dir if dir is some directory of my local computer. Suppose that I want to get all ...
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Savitzky-golay filter

How to use Savitzky-golay filter on csv file? I have file.csv in this format: 0.1,1.6,2.8,0 0.2,1.2,2.3,1 0.7,1.5,2.4,2 0.6,1.2,2.7,3 0.4,1.4,2.9,4 0.3,1.3,2.5,5 ...