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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Auto generate parameters in Manipulate

I have a manipulation problem that I can't find a solution online. Here is a simple example from my case. ...
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Manipulate of graphics + ParametricPlot [duplicate]

Edited at bottom - I think the problem is my unwise expectation to overlay Plot___ over Graphics objects and magically have them scale. I have an entry-level manipulate that shows how a cycloid is ...
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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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Difference in rendering speed between slider and step forward in Manipulate

Consider the following Manipulate: Manipulate[Plot3D[Sin[x] Cos[y], {x, 1, 5 a}, {y, 1, 5 a}], {a, 1, 5}] When trying to step forward clicking the line of the ...
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Writing a procedure that invokes Manipulate[]

I would like to write a procedure with the signature: Foo[vars, params] which produces a Manipulate object. The procedure ...
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Trouble using Manipulate and NDsolve for coupled ODE's

I'm aware that there are a few threads on the topic of solving coupled ODEs using NSolve and Manipulate. Based on those, I wrote the following code, solving my system of equations: ...
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Manipulate: How to create custom reset Button automatically?

I have a complex Manipulate with more than 10 controls. Each one has its own default value. I'd like to add a custom button in the control area to reset all ...
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List of parameters to manipulate from an external list

I am trying to achieve the functionality of the following command: Manipulate[ z, {z, 0, 1}] but with passing the list of parameters into ...
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What is the font of these control labels?

What is the font of these control labels? I've gone through every font Mathematica offers (through the format GUI) and don't see a match. Haven't had any luck with default format files either. I'm ...
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How do I remove the quotation marks from each element of a list containing dates that I have import from excel?

I've been stuck in this problem for 1 week. I just want to make a graph (Log-Return vs time (in year, month, day)). The code is: ...
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ControlType -> None Vs. Module inside Manipulate (i.e. making everything local)

I'm building a program on another one made available in the Wolfram Demonstration Project. I've noticed that in the original code (working flawlessly) many variables were made local inside the ...
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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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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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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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Version incompability Mathematica 10 CDF Player 9

I have aleady looked at these two questions: Is there a CDF Player for Mathematica 10? and Problem with NDSolve in Mathematica 9 / 10. My problem is as follows. I am simluating neurons, which ...
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How to show surfaces as a implicit plot in 3d?

I was trying to show a feasible region with these lines: ...
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Synchronizing the camera view of multiple Image3D panels within a Manipulate interface

I'm trying to synchronize the camera view of multiple Image3D panels displayed within a Manipulate interface. A random 3D image ...
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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: Play the animation only once and stop

I do small animations with Manipulate, but sometimes I don't like that it runs over and over again from start. I would like to have the possibility to stop the ...
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Toggle plot visibility of dynamic number of data sets

I have multiple curves in my plot, and want to be able to toggle their visibility off/on. Which I got to work thanks to a different post. ...
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Full superset not displayed on Manipulate slider

I wish to incorporate ODE solution with Bondary condition sets: ...
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Manipulate an equation by its variable name

Let's say I have an equation that I want to manipulate. In[1]:= y=x1+ x2 When I try to manipulate it, I get: ...
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Full documentation for AppearanceElements

As explained in this solution, ListAnimate[Table[Plot[Sin[n x], {x, 0, 2}], {n, 3}]]//InputForm will allow me to view the types of appearance element for the ...
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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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Interactively inspecting parts of an object

There have been times when I want to find the structure of an object in order to extract some part of it. For example, extracting the x and y coordinates from a Graphics object generated by Plot. I ...
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Wavelet transform of data with sliders

I saw a beautiful application of wavelets applied to a randomly created data series of about 500 data points. It used the Haar wavelet and had two sliders. The first slider allowed the user to view a ...
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How to adjust the animation rate in a Manipulate environment

The enclosed code is a simplified version of the "Make Your Own Solar System" demonstration. How do I remove the manual Faster and Slower animation controls and add code for a permanent very slow ...
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Manipulate: ListPlot and Labeling

I am trying to make a set of scatterplots where the 'u' value is a year. I am using the following dataset: ...
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Why is C-compiled (but not WVM-compiled) code so slow in Manipulate?

Here is a small section of code from this SE question which computes the real part of the dilogarithm (the upper limit of the sum is increased for demonstration purposes): ...
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SaveDefinitions->True changes the displayed image

I have a Manipulate[ ] that displays an image with a superimposed Locator object. It works fine when I have ...
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Evaluation indicator for a notebook

I have a GUI with a number of TabView and other Manipulate controls. Sometimes clicking from one tab view to the other can take ...
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Changing the control parameters of Manipulate

I am trying to adjust the start and end points of a Manipulate function using variables that only change value if a certain condition is met. What is wrong with the code below? ...
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Using Manipulate with predefined expressions [duplicate]

EDIT: I believe this is not a duplicate question, because the answers to questions pointed to as similar DO NOT give practical solutions to the problems, at least not for normal Mathematica users like ...
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Manipulate causing frequent crashes

I am putting together a dynamic 3D plot which is to be "manipulated". The code does what I want it to, but keeps crashing all the time. Sometimes it crashes the kernel, so I just have to run the ...
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Labeling Manipulate variables with their values? [closed]

I want use Manipulate to create an adjustable plot with labeled values. This Manipulate expression seems to work fine: ...
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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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How to solve ReplaceAll problem inside Manipulate

I'm running into some trouble when I try and use Manipulate (code included below). Instead of letting me manipulate the plot, I get an empty plot and this: ReplaceAll::reps: ...
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Using grids in manipulate

I have a few questions. Here is the code so far: ...
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Where to put manipulate brackets for slider effect to refresh page

In order to move the plane of a best fit around to alter the sum of the residuals, I have decided to pick on one point and attach a slider to it, this adds a little variance and moves the table ...
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Exporting an Animation with Bookmarks

I have some code that's designed to evaluate a function that has two input variables, plot and animate said function in a specific order, and finally export the result. While I can get the function ...
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How to make `Manipulate[]` slider longer but not losing buttons?

In this question the solution to make Manipulate's slider longer is to use ControlType->Slider with ...
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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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How to delete graphics

The code below does not execute as I had intended it to do. Clearly, I do not understand where to go from here. The first click of the mouse sets the initial conditions (t0,x0) for the unique ...
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Convert Dynamic to Manipulate

The following code is a modification of Wolfram code I found under ClickPane Help. I want to convert from Dynamic to Manipulate to make it easier for me to add various controls. I do want to keep the ...
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Injecting list of controls into manipulate

I am trying to program a method to manually move around graph vertices, and then output the new coordinates. I'd like to turn this into a function that can be called with a variable number of ...
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Make which controls are visible in a Manipulate depend on a control value

I want to make a simple demonstration using Manipulate in which I have one or two input fields show depending on whether or not another control is True or False. How can I achieve such functionality? ...
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Plot3D in Mathematica: how to plot in presence of parameters

I realize I the earlier question was ill-posed. To clarify: I am trying to find the values of $A$ and $B$ that will maximize a function f on the domain ...