GUI-construction involves everything that is used to programmatically construct a custom graphical user interface under Mathematica.

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CreateDocument options needed to suppress the default notebook menu

What are the options needed in Mathematica 10 to suppress the menu on top of any notebook created with CreateDocument? For example, the Messages window as well as the windows generated by ...
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InputField with Scrollbars [duplicate]

Edits are marked in bold: How do I make an InputField that behaves just like the following HTML Textarea example. ...
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JSON Expandable/Collapsible Fields with OpenerView

When you have a deeply nested hierarchical JSON structure, tools like JSON Editor Online help a lot to get an overview of the structured data at various levels. In this way you control the ...
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Right aligning a button in a dialog

What is the best way to right align a button in a dialog window, regardless of the window's WindowSize? Here is a resizable window to test on: ...
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Assign values to parameters from a list/Matrix using GUI

Assume there is a list like: ma={{L1,r1},{L2,r2}}; I want to convert the ma to a GUI which asks me about the values of ...
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TabView Alignment problem for content larger than a view area

When content is larger than ImageSize of TabView then the top edge is cut off even with ...
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Changing size and/or aspect of OpenerView in Mathematica 10

I would like to change the size of the Opener in OpenerView when using Mathematica 10. In Mathematica 8, there was the option ...
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Can one optimize AutomaticNumbering feature?

If one wants to use the automatic numbering feature of Mathematica, he has to make tags for cells of the type he wants to be referenced to. Then, as soon as he needs to make a reference to the tagged ...
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Minimap of a notebook? [closed]

I usually code in Atom or Sublime, both of which have a very nice high level outline of the entire file called a minimap. Here's an example: It scrolls with you and highlights the area of the file ...
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How to identify the program that is running my notebook or CDF file [duplicate]

Is there a way to programatically know which Wolfram product is evaluating a notebook or cdf file: Mathematica, CDF Player, or CDF Player Pro, Wolfram Cloud? I'm currently using $InstallationDirectory ...
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Can one preserve the appearance of the HorizontalGauge?

I use sometimes the HorizontalGauge instead of a slider in Manipulateor instead of the ...
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How to implement a live-searchable table view? [closed]

Everyone with a mobile device is familiar with table views, searchable scrolling tables where rows have multiple elements like images and text, and are populated from some data source. Since a ...
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Mathematica GUIKit

Does anyone of you know if the GUIKit package is still under some development by Wolfram Research or is the current version 1.1.0 the last one. Does it make sense to make GUIs using this package in ...
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GUI Maker? Is there a perhaps drag and drop GUI maker for Mma?

IDE's like Borland, Eclipse, and others have ways of making GUI's. Drag and drop is usually the way of it. Then one puts the variables together and links up everything. Mma seems to handle (at least ...
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Do a gauge transformation for a Chern-Simons theory?

Suppose we have the following Lagrangian density: $$ L=\epsilon^{\mu\nu\rho}\big(\sum_a A^a_{\mu}(x) \partial_\nu A^a_{\rho}(x)-\sum_{a,b,c}\frac{1}{3} f^{bca} A^a_{\mu}(x) A^b_{\nu}(x) ...
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Writing a simple application: interactive quiz for multiplication table practice

I am trying to write a very simple application in Mathematica: a quiz that tests a multiplication table(let's use the 9x9 for this example). The app will display a question(e.g. 7x5), and the user has ...
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How can a Button be shifted to perform its action

I have a Panel with 4 Inputfields and a Button. When a ...
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How to make a big image/dashboard containing various data-graph

I want to make and image/dashborad (to export to PDF) with many VERTICAL bullet graphs gauges. And I can´t make it, in a automatic way. In general, the questions are: QUESTION 1: How to make a ...
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Evaluation of Notebook chosen by FileNameSetter

Please consider the following: I have created a GUI where I can choose the path of a notebook (which I need for later calculation) via ...
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Improving tab view for knots

This code: ...
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Building a two-player game

I would like to make a MMA version of this game. Modifying @belisariusisforth's code from this answer, I get ...
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ClickPane that shows or hides controls when clicked

I am trying to modify the parameters of a system by clicking on its graphics. I am using ClickPane with DialogInput. A code ...
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C# Tree view similar

Is it possible in Mathematica to add a GUI like the Tree GUI element in Visual Studio 2010 C# Windows Forms? I want to have the similar feel
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How to define range for Manipulate using exponents

I have a function: f[x_,y_] = x*y // ScientificForm; Manipulate[f[x,y], {x, 10^-1, 10^-10}, {y, 0.01, 1, 0.01}] When I try to execute it - it does work. However ...
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How to control dependent PopupMenus?

I created three interdependent PopupMenus with names demographic, region and ...
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How can I use an InputField value as a variable name to save to?

I'm trying to save some settings and results from Manipulate, and I want to be able to save them to different variable names. The code I have is something like ...
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IntervalSlider MinIntervalSize dependent on another control

I would like to achieve the effect of the DynamicModule below using a Manipulate. Several of my attempts failed. I could not get MinIntervalSize to recognize the dynamic variable. Is is possible to ...
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How to combine Toggler and Button?

The Play function defines a toggle button to start and stop: I'm trying to emulate that, but with a single button. I feel like this is a common enough task that this question should be answered ...
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How can I set a RadioButton to invoke an action, like a Button can?

In Mathematica one can create a Button which, when clicked, invokes an action. For example... ...
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Delay of events detection dependent of “MouseDown” position

Let's say we have a Rectangle with color which depends of CurrentValue["MouseOver"]: ...
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How can I place gui controls inside Grid? [duplicate]

In all my apps, I am facing a problem about placing the Gui controls inside Grid. For this purpose, I wrote three functions. The first function, ...
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Transparent background of content in a dialog window

Why dialogs created with CreateDialog cannot correctly show content with transparent background? The following example generates a plot, with white background, ...
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How to make a set of interdependent popup menus work?

Here is my code that is not working. ...
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Program hidden beneath an interface in mathematica [duplicate]

I recently wrote a mathematica code that I would like to distribute to some friends. However, I don't want to give away the code. Is there a way that I can hide the code beneath an interface kind of ...
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Panel size undesired behaviour

This is next question from the series: better avoid Panel if you care about details. previous about FrameMargins In the ...
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How to combine Tabview with Dynamic Graphic to change the colour of a polygon

How does one get TabView to specify the colour of the Polygon? How does one put a label on ...
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Can TabView be modified to show images for navigation instead of vector art or text?

I have see code for TabView in the doc's that provide something close to what I need: ...
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TabView: Reset some dynamic variable on tab selection

Given a TabView panel like this one TabView[{ DynamicModule[{x = False}, {Checkbox[Dynamic[x]], Dynamic[x]}], "foo"}] I ...
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Ask about the variable and constants in partial derivative in a loop

EDITED I have a function in a list like : func={2(x^2)+x*y+3(y^2)}; I want to have a UI that ask me which parameter (x or y) is a variable in a ...
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How to make a drop-down selector?

How to make a drop-down selector UI component? Something that looks like this
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How to show system busy during Dynamic with SynchronousUpdating -> False?

For long running evaluations in Dynamic it is recommended that SynchronousUpdating -> False be used to prevent time-out. ...
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How to refuse close de Dialog when press Enter Key

As you can see in the documentation of CreateDialog In dialogs created with CreateDialog, pressing Return is effectively equivalent to clicking the ...
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How to add label to a plot in PopupMenu which does not change the plot size

I am facing a problem in adding a label to a PopupMenu. I have two plots a and b of same size. But when I am adding label to them in ...
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Building a interactive application that accepts lists of arbitrary length as inputs

I have the following function (Class Shape Transformation): cst[wl, wu, dz] where wl and ...
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How to remove the waveform box for midi Sound?

For midi sounds, the bottom box in the DisplayForm is always blank, I'd like to be able to remove it: Sound[{SoundNote["C"], SoundNote["G"]}]
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FlipView Alignment problem

Here's the problem with MWE: Framed[ FlipView[Framed /@ {100, 1}, Alignment -> Center] , ImageSize -> {100, 150}, Alignment -> Center] I ...
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Can't see updating performed by NMinimize[…,StepMonitor->(…)] outside of Button in which it's called [duplicate]

I've made a peak-fitting GUI in which I have a "Fit" button that, when pressed, calls NMinimize[...,StepMonitor->(step++)] to minimize a sum of squared ...
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Update an application on the click of a Button

I am finishing my first program in Wolfram Mathematica 10 and if I have almost completed is essentially thanks to this valuable forum soon where I will try to help too. Basically, now I have this ...
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Construct a button to start a routine [duplicate]

When executing Button ["Print" Print[1]] you get a button that, if pressed, prints to the screen 1. What I would like to have is ...