# Tagged Questions

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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### Is it possible to manipulate multiple graphs with one manipulate function? [closed]

I'm trying to find a way to manipulate a function and its derivative, but two variables of the function change. Is there a way to manipulate multiple graphs with the same set of parameters? Meaning, ...
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### How to use a PopupMenu in Manipulate? [duplicate]

I need to build a Manipulate to show one of several functions in 3D. The functions should be selected in the Manipulate box using a PopupMenu, but the documentation isn't very helpfull on this. So ...
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### Simulating a Wave Pulse

How to construct a code that superimpose n=10 one dimensional sinuisodal waves. each with an angular frequency ...
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### How to remove the white border in Manipulate?

Is it possible to remove the default white space around a 3D graphics, inside the Manipulate box ? Here's a small MWE to show the white border I'm talking about : ...
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### Dynamicaly add multiple integrals to Manipulate

I want to use Manipulate[] for parameter n for this expression. \underbrace{\int\limits_\mathbb{R} \dots \int\limits_\mathbb{R}...
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### How to make the mesh to rotate with a surface in Manipulate?

Here's a Manipulate code to show a particular 3D surface, rotating uniformly in time. The point of this Manipulate box is to show that the surface do indeed rotate like a solid, so I can't "cheat" ...
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### Manipulate Tupper's self-referential formula [duplicate]

How to Manipulate $n$ in Tupper's self-referential formula? ...
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### Incompatibility between Dynamic’s second argument and Wolfram Demonstrations

A central feature of the Wolfram Demonstrations is the use of multiple instances of the Manipulate output, placed into the Thumbnail and Snapshots sections – for instance here, that are used to ...
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### PlotLabel with Graphics [closed]

Wondering why my PlotLabel does not show up? ...
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### When slide the Manipulate's bar too fast the value is too few

A code can trace the kinetic point.But when you slide the bar too fast,you cannot get smooth curve like fllowing. ...
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### calling multiple functions in manipulate [closed]

Continuation Manipulate function to generate outliers I want to call a function in the manipulate environment so that the changing data is fed to another function and both the plots are plotted in a ...
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### How to horizontally center a button in manipulate?

I just need to center a button in the MWE code below. Currently, all I try doesn't work. I would like to horizontally center the button relative to the sliders over it, for aesthetical reasons only. ...
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### Manipulate function to generate outliers

How to use Manipulate[] to make a point move vertically and become an outlier? Here I am trying to make $50$-th point move vertically.I have tried as below: ...
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### \$CellContext issue while trying to export the current output of a Manipulate

Having just read this question Getting variables out of Dynamic Modules after restoring the program and the Kuba's answer I'm trying to optimize my workflow. I'm writing a Mathematica notebook to ...
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### Finding the width of a bell-shaped curve at half its peak value dynamically in a Manipulate

Kind of new to Mathematica. I am plotting a function that produces a bell-shaped curve in Mathematica within a Manipulate so that I can change its parameters easily....
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### Problem with convergence of limiting value in Manipulate

I created a nice Manipulate box of the magnetic field outside and inside a spherical shell placed in an homogeneous magnetic field. The code is working great, but it has a problem at a limiting value,...
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### How to make variable values from evaluation time persist in Manipulate? [duplicate]

In the context of automatic report generation, I am trying to use a For loop to Print out a number of ...
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### Bookmark name not editable

The bookmark's name in a embedded cdf is not editable. I used the following code to create a cdf. ...
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### Using the plot function with the manipulate function

Can anyone explain why the below code does not produce a plot? ...
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### Is it possible to make a standalone OS X app from manipulate?

I'm wondering if it's possible to make a standalone app from a manipulate box. I mean a small app that do exactly what the manipulate box is doing in Mathematica, but without Mathematica. In other ...
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### Checkbox in manipulate not properly working

This question is related to another question of mine : How can I add a checkbox to a Manipulate expression?, but I'm still unable to make the checkbox to work properly. Here's a MWE code, from my ...
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### How to align text to left and output to right, in manipulate?

I need to show a layer of information on a 3D graphics, inside a manipulate box. Currently, all the code is working great, except that the text should be aligned to the left, while the output numbers ...
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### Using Manipulate, How can I display a list of coordinate pairs as a drop down list within the controls?

First post on this forum so I apologize if my formatting isn't perfect. My problem: I'm attempting to pass a list of coordinate pairs as a parameter for a control in manipulate. The goal is to be ...
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### Interacting with the vertices of a polygon and points on a circle

I want to create an interactive module, where I can plot the vertices of polygon and some points on a circle(for example, suppose a triangle and 3 points on the circle) and move the vertices of the ...
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### How to add text with output on a 3D manipulate

I need to add a string of text with some output data at the bottom-center of a manipulate output. The manipulate output itself is 3D. Here's a MWE to work with : ...
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### LocatorPane in Manipulate blocks interaction with other graphics

I have a Manipulate that uses LocatorPane on a ContourPlot to move some a ...
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### What is and isn't a valid variable specification for Manipulate?

I have an expression whose terms have arguments (representing subscripts), like this: myExpr = A[0] + V[1,T] I would like to put it inside a ...
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### Manipulation of ListPlot of an imported list versus first elements

I have seen 1& 2 but I could not find an answer helping me. I have created (by another program) a list as below: ...
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### manipulate with Plot

Facing problem with using manipulate along with Plot. Below is the function call where I have only one parameter to change, hence plot is not allowing. Searched for various options but not able to ...
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### Manipulate curves [duplicate]

I want to draw curves with manipulation. When I use the following code, I receive nothing. ...
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### Button with loop that iteratively updates slider in Manipulate

I have the toy Manipulate. ...
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### How to mix symbols and text for labels in manipulate? [closed]

I'm creating a big manipulate box with several sliders, and each slider must have a small explication text (units, for example) after a mathematical symbol. As a simple example, here's the code I'm ...
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### Slow and laggy animation of an electromagnetic wave

I made a manipulate code of an electromagnetic plane wave which works relatively well, but is very slow and laggy for what it does (showing just a bunch of rotating or oscillating arrows). What is ...
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### Declaring functions in NDSolve? [duplicate]

I have a simple enough series of coupled ODES, which is relatively easy to solve. It looks something like this. ...
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### Function for generically controlling 'Manipulate' parameters

I want to use a generic function to generate controls in manipulate, which looks like this: ...
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### A series of Manipulate activities in a notebook

I have a series of Manipulate activities in a single notebook I am preparing for a presentation tomorrow. After the fourth one moves so that it is partially in view, I get the blinking black cell. I ...
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### Selection Limit on CheckboxBar

Is there an easy way to limit the number of selections in a CheckboxBar such that at any time you can choose only two options. I tried to use the "Enabled" option, but that grays out the whole ...
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### Manipulate slider freeze, and empty value in box

Here's a MWE code to show two problems I'm experiencing with the sliders and their value box, under Manipulate : ...
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### NumberForm pesky warning from Manipulate

I'm using the NumberForm command inside a Manipulate environment, and in some special cases Mathematica gives a pesky and mostly useless warning message : NumberForm::sigz: In addition to the ...
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### Problems with QueueingNetworkProcess [closed]

I have a two stage queueing network and want to vary the number of servers at the second node. The input data and the Manipulate command is below: ...
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### Issue plotting PDE solution with manipulate

I am trying to plot the solution to the following PDE with the help of mathematica, however, when trying to employ manipulate to animate the behavior, I find that if I try this: ...
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### Problems in animating graphs and its extrema

I tested to animate 2D graph and its extrema for simple case using Mathematica. ...
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### N[variable,2] displays 6 digits [duplicate]

The following code doesn't behave as I expect. Rather than getting 2 digits upon varying r, I get the default value of 6 digits. What's up? ...
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### Out of range red glow on inter-dependant sliders in manipulate

In manipulate, I need to define two sliders : one basic slider, and a second one for which the end value depends on the current value selected on the first slider. How can I achieve this in ...
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### Multiple functions with shared arguments in Manipulate

I am trying to define multiple functions with the same set of parameters and then put them in a Manipulate to simulate their behavior. Ideally it should be something like that: ...