Questions about the usages of the various initialization files used by Mathematica. The most common ones are the init.m files that can be found in some Mathematica system folders and in a few specific user folders.

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What is the difference between NotebookEvaluate and FrontEndToken

I am wondering what exactly are the differences in using NotebookEvaluate[filename] vs ...
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How to keep $FrontEnd options from resetting?

I'm trying to get Mathematica to look in a different, version-tracked folder for the 'TextResources' files that it uses to build the Front End. I've prepended my version-tracked folder path to the <...
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What is the appropriate way to handle JVM memory issues in a Mathematica package?

I maintain a large Mathematica package (here) that, for certain operations, calls out to a Java library (here). The details of the libraries are not important, but I've come across a frustration with ...
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“LinkOpen::linke : specified file is not a mathlink executable”

The following code runs fine if I run it interactively: ...
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auto save a notebook using init.m

I tried to make mathematica autosave as default, so I put Sjoerd C. de Vries's code http://stackoverflow.com/questions/7193804/automatically-saving-notebook-or-other-type-files-in-mathematica-files/...
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Context DocumentationSearch was not created - Why? (in Mathematica 10.4)

I try to look up Options of Plot3D and therefore I highlight this word in my notebook and press the key F1. It gives me a message ...
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Mathematica won't evaluate on the first run & problem with code highlight

When I start Mathematica, the first evaluation always takes forever even it's as simple as x = 2, and when I halt the evaluation with ...