Questions on the Manipulate function of Mathematica, a function that allows the interactive manipulation of certain parameters in a Mathematica expression.

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How many arguments does a function require, and how to use that in `Manipulate`

The goal is to vary the order parameters in wavelet transforms in the Manipulate environment. The various transformations have arguments of different rank. For ...
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Why wrapping this ContourPlot inside a Manipulate changes its output into something unrecognizable?

I am a bit puzzled: I wrap the same exact ContoutPlot inside a Manipulate, and it looks all wrong (I don't know what it's drawing but it does not look like the zeros of my polynomial). What am I doing ...
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Approaches to solving non-linear systems of equation with assumptions

The specific type of system looks as follows: \begin{align} (r-r')x+4d_1 x^3+4d_{12}xy^2 &= 0 \\ (r+r')y+4d_2 y^3+4d_{12}yx^2 &= 0 \\ \end{align} Where $r,r',d_1, d_2, d_{12}$ are all real ...
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Updating Manipulate output from within a Button

Consider this (edit: Pause[3] represents some long computation the button should do): ...
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Function does not initialise variable as changes are made in the manipulate function

My function "DefineRss[]" takes in three arguments and outputs a plane value. It sits in the first argument of the function plot3D and that in turn sits in the manipulate function The function also ...
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Hiding a Manipulate slider

I want to generate a different random initial condition for rule 110 using a Button for Manipulate, not a slider. How can I make the slider invisible here? I tried specifying ...
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Possible to dynamically redraw single plot of multiple shown together?

I am attempting to create a tool to visualize gradient, eigenvector, and eigenvalue information for a 2D surface. I want to show a contour plot of an inputted function and overlay the gradient and ...
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TogglerBar with arbitrary dimensions

I'd like to split my TogglerBar into several rows, with it's length given in a list. I found the Appearance options, but they ...
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Manipulate duplicates the output

I not sure if the question has been asked or not. I tried to find something similar without success. I have this small code: ...
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What's wrong with this tutorial? [closed]

Disclaimer: This code is not mine. Source. I'm trying to follow along with it, though, but it seems that this code no longer produces a working manipulatable plot at the end -- and I'd like to know ...
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Using grids in manipulate

I have a few questions. Here is the code so far: ...
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How to combine manipulate and eventhandler

I combine manipulate and eventhandler, now I can change the controller when working on eventhandler, but how to change the value in eventhandler when I control the manipulate controller? ...
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Manipulating multiple parameters in a ParametricPlot

The question is not specific, but not entirely non-specific. Please suggest how to compactly re-code and generalize ParametricPlot command to push in one more parameter ...
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Manipulate gives the output as a blank plot, but I'm not sure why [duplicate]

I'm using Mathematica 9 to try to manipulate a 3D plot. My code is: ...
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How to plot multiple curve in a same plot with Manipulate

The manipulate function in Mathematica allows the users to adjust the values of the parameters in a graphical way. How do I plot multiple functions in a same graph and also I can use manipulate at the ...
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Dynamically updating linked Manipulate variables

I am trying to write a simple cylindrical tank design notebook. Once the user inputs the desired capacity in gallons, it will compute the required volume (in cubic feet) and then offer sliders for ...
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How to use Button as a control in Manipulate

I am trying to use Button as a controller in Manipulate. I have done some thing like this: ...
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Prohibiting Autorun in a Manipulate?

One of the four possible AppearanceElements for Manipulate is "ManipulateMenu" which provides a number of features such as ...
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ListPointPlot3D in a Manipulate

I have a program using Manipulate. The program given certain values will compute some values. I want these values to appear in a 3D list plot but the problem I am ...
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Displaying an open Manipulator

Take something like: Manipulate[N[Pi]*s, {{s, 5}, 0, 10}] This results in the following: What I would really like is the following: Is there any way to ...
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Manipulate wrapping ParametricPlot3D - part spec longer than depth of object?

I have a system of parametric equations s0 = {t0, 0. +2. Sin[θ] Sin[ϕ]-1. (0.5 t0+0.5 Sin[θ] Sin[ϕ]), 4. (0. +0.25 Cos[θ] Sin[ϕ]), 1. Cos[ϕ]} If I plot them ...
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Manipulates Behaving Badly--Why is it autoupdating?

In working on a simple simulation I came across the following Manipulate quirk (bug?) and I want to know how to get around it. Here is the first pass code, which acts as expected (but is incorrect): ...
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How to manipulate some list-plot in Mathematica

I have two separated matrices in the form X[[i*dx,j*dt]] and V[[i*dx,j*dt]] where i & j are integers from (1 to N) & (1 to M). V & X are velocity ...
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How to place a matrix under controls (sliders) in a Manipulate?

I want to know how I can place a matrix under my sliders. Here is my code: ...
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Problem with manipulation and plot

I want to make my function trace the hypotrochoid through one period of its motion and trying to change the color of the trace, color of the radius, and change the color of the dot on it so I can view ...
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Two-way locator & slider controls

I was wondering whether it was possible to have a two way control system, whereby one could click and drag both the locator (which would in turn move the sliders), AND click & drag the sliders ...
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Control multiple locators along a plot

Update 1 @ Michael E2, my effort - for what it is worth!: ...
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What's wrong with the following Plot in Manipulate?

I try to show the convolution of a step function and a triangle function is smooth with the following code: ...
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How manipulate rasterized Graphics3D objects combined with non-rasterized objects

I am trying to construct a building with a manipulated sliding roof and other objects that can be manipulated. I have found that the manipulation of translations and rotations of graphics groups of ...
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How can I import sound from within a Manipulate expression?

I want to import sound from a file, record, and import sound. ...
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Use Results from Manipulate Plot NDSolve to create another plot versus variable used in DE

I created my plot using using this input: ...
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Use of Manipulate in CDF documents

I am trying to publish a cdf document, but I'm having some problems with the function Manipulate with this code: ...
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Changing the number of locators with SetterBar

Typically when adding locators I would use a button i.e. something along the lines ...
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Locators and Table within a Manipulate are not behaving

I am putting together a Manipulate on vector addition for my intro physics class and everything works well except when I include a Graphics that has a Table within. The code is below. There are three ...
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How to make autorun stop at the max value?

What should be configured in Manipulate in order to make autorun stop at the max value of a variable and not go back to its initial variable?
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Variable name with subscripts in Manipulator[], is it possible?

I'm trying to create a variable in Manipulate[] with a subscript in its name with the following code: ...
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How can I get a manipulated parameter to show up with text next to it?

I'm trying to make a dynamic demonstration involving the $\epsilon-\delta$ proof of the limit, $$\lim_{x\to c}(2x-1)=2c-1$$ with the following code. d and ...
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Manipulate with plot and images

I have the following code: ...
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Module and Manipulate: Why the Red Highlighting? [duplicate]

If I define a function that returns a Manipulate object, and the Manipulate has a local variable inside of it, the local ...
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When using PopupMenu other controls stop working

I have an interactive plot in a Manipulate expression with a PopupMenu. I want to be able to select the function being plotted ...
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Using manipulate with a defined funtion to solve a ODE

As many in this community I'm new in Mathematica and while exploring the numerical solver for differential equations, I tried: ...
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ListAnimate for nested lists with two sliders

I have a very complicated function of three variables (a,b,c). Now I want to plot the function value as a function of a while ...
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Combine 3D plots into one with Manipulate and different region plots

The following script generates two plots in a row, both of them controlled by Manipulate. I would like to combine them together in one. The problem I don't know how to solve is that the plotting ...
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Dynamically Update both a HorizontalGauge range and the value

I'm developing a demonstration that allows students to explore the location of a point on a number line simultaneously at various scales. I'll show a very simplified version here to get to the nub of ...
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Trace two DateListPlots?

I currently have two DateListPlots in the same graph, with two different y-axes. I downloaded the package "TwoAxisDateListPlot" to accomplish this with ease. Now I want to be able to trace both of the ...
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Manipulate filters in arrayplot with graphical user interface

I have a set of images which need to be filtered by different filters. So I have made an interface in which the user can choose his or her filter. However I now want to manipulate the degree of the ...
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How to Increase Performance of Manipulate Recalculating List?

I have a list in the form of prices below. ...