Questions on Notebooks (*.nb, *.ma in earlier versions), structured interactive documents produced by Mathematica that can contain text, graphics, sound, calculations, typeset expressions, and user interface elements.

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Cases Message Valid Notebook Structure

Note: Spelunking will likely be needed. Execute the following. You should get back and error along the lines of First::first:... This error is unimportant except ...
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Evaluation of notebook from chosen cell to end

There is option to evaluate the complete notebook but I wanted to know if its possible to evaluate notebook from some desired cell to end or some other desired cell following?
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Graphics copy paste

Background. I have a function ( stored in a package ) that creates 2D graphic images, its prototype looks like this: ...
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My matematica notebook dosen't work,its bring syntax error ,why?

i have many matematica notebooks and all of them are working clearly besides one which is the most important for me.There is my whole project.Please someone help me.What should i do???
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Front-end: How can one programmatically extract window titles?

I would like to programmatically get the titles that appear at the top of notebook windows, particularly for notebooks that have not yet been saved (if they have been saved, I can get the information ...
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How do I know if NotebookLocate did not find the cell tag?

Is there a way to programmatically detect whether or not NotebookLocate[{"file", "cell tag"}] has found the cell? And then if not found, stay at current selection ...
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Export all open notebooks and change font size

Is there a simple way to export all open notebooks to pdfs? Also, when I export notebooks the font looks too big / the margins are too big. Can I change these settings when exporting?
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Old notebook (Version 3) not opening in version 9

I have some old notebook files in version 3 format from the book "Mathematica for Physicists". These files are blank except for the chapter header when opened in Mathematica 9. I have similar ...
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Creating an API or Widget based on a Mathematica notebook

I'm trying to create a matrix calculator and graph tools for our website and was wondering if there is a way to create Wolfram API or Widgets based on a Mathematica notebook.
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Importing RSS to Notebook: How to get images instead of long ugly links?

This question on importing news headlines via a RSS feed reminded me of an old question I've been meaning to ask. Past attempts at finding a use for Mathematica's RSS to Notebook capabilities were ...
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Cell output controlled by CellFrameLabel Checkbox?

The following generates a Cell that returns the state of the checkbox when evaluated: ...
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Multiple Mathematica notebooks in a tabbed window with line numbers

I have the following questions: Is there a way to open multiple mathematica notebooks in tab group rather that each mathematica notebook opened in separate window? Is there a way to display line ...
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Inserting a closed section

Is there a way to insert a closed section? I know in .m files if you do (* ::Section::Closed:: *) and open the .m file using system editor, a closed section will be ...
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Modifying a column with a button within the column

I want a column with textcells and a button to add an extra textcell: ...
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Is it possible to modify the options for a particular cell from another cell? [duplicate]

I was wondering if I can toggle the "CellOpen" state from a cell (or bunch of cells) from another cell. i.e. I am imagining having a manipulate command along the lines of: ...
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Workaround for automatic replacement of “\r” to “\n”

When I run the following code in an empty notebook SetOptions[EvaluationNotebook[], testOption -> "\n\r"] and then open the notebook in Notepad, I find ...
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Move selection to next Output and export to CDF

In my quest to a custom "Save as HTML" (please see context here) I am now able to iterate through the notebook, grab Input cells decorated with a CellTag that, by convention, is going to be a file ...
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Problem with automatic numbering [closed]

I have a problem with the automatic numbering of figures within a notebook. I numbered the first five figures via "Insert Automatic numbering"... everything is fine, but when I tried to number the ...
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Changing Default Notebook Window Magnification level [duplicate]

I have searched for an answer to this problem in Mathematica documentation, googling, and here on this Mathematica.SE forum. So far, no answer that I can find. When a new Notebook window is opened, ...
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AutoGeneratedPackage Formatting

If you do Ctrl+Shift+o you open an option inspector. And then you can enable ...
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Empty Snapshots when uploading WDP Demonstration

I have a problem when uploading a demonstration for the WDP. Upload works fine, the demo does too but the snapshots do not behave. Particularly, the demonstration plots some curves generated by data ...
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Word wrapping in Code cells

The style for Code cells has no word wrapping. I don't like this as code lines either have to broken manually (with ugly, poorly indented results) or left largely invisible beyond the right of the ...
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System of Nonlinear equations with Gamma and Incomplete Gamma function

The next two nonlinear equations are cumulative ratios of a production system. The mathematical model includes two essential parameters (n, tau) that can be obtained by solving this system. I'm ...
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Programmatically control notebook resize area

How might I programmatically control the notebook resize area? In particular, I want to be able to execute "Restore Down" when the window is maximized.
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Retrieve style definitions [duplicate]

How can I retrieve the style definitions of a certain style within a cell, notebook or stylesheet? For example how can I retrieve the FontColor and ...
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How to modify MagnificationPopUp menu values in notebooks [duplicate]

The default options in a MagnificationPopUp menu (50, 75, 50, 100, 125, 200, 300) are sometimes not sufficient to meet all user's needs. This may have more applicability when creating user ...
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Resources/ best practices for exploratory economic theory work

This is a little general, so I will try to make it as specific as possible. I used Mathematica a fair amount to derive and check analytical solutions to problems in theoretical economics. Lots of ...
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How to run an external notebook from another notebook? [on hold]

I have some initialization code for setting up context path, defining globally useful functions in a notebook (which are not suitable for a init.m). I have several notebooks that need to run those ...
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Opening a saved notebook in Mathematica 10

I have never had an issue with opening a saved notebook before, but recently installed Mathematica 10 and saved my first notebook with it. It's saved as .nb and is ...
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Clear variables [duplicate]

I'm new in Mathematica and I am working with various notebooks. My problem is that when I run a notebook, it seems taking definitions from the previous notebook. For example in 'notebook1' I make an ...
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Invisible characters being inserted into the output from FindMaximum

I have been using Mathematica for quite some time but I have never seen anything like this. It started without warning and I am not sure how to fix this. Please have a look at the following example ...
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Evaluating expressions stored in notebook from Java

The Mathematica kernel can generally open a notebook and evaluate the functions present in the notebook using UsingFrontEnd Command. Example: ...
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How would I enable the Evaluate in place item of the Evaluate menu?

I would like to be able to suppress multiple outputs when a cell is evaluated. Is there a way to enable the "Evaluate in place" menu item of the Evaluate menu?
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Sending a command to an already opened frontend

I'm trying to pipe low-level notebook commands to work through terminal and I've tried various ways, but I can't really get to the frontend that's already open. For example Opening a notebook from ...
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Applying Notation rules retroactively to a notebook

Suppose I define a new notation rule like Notation[OverBar[x_] ⟺ mean[x]] If I already have some notebooks that were written using ...
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Open a Mathematica 9 notebook in Mathematica 8

I have the following question: Can I open a Mathematica 9 notebook in Mathematica 8? Are there compatibility issues?
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Importing and running a notebook [duplicate]

I have a very long .nb file. I want to subdivide the different sections into separate notebooks, then call them in a common nb ...
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Why are fonts in my notebooks grainy after transferring to a new machine? [duplicate]

After transferring Mathematica (and successfully transferring my license) to a new machine (a Retina MacBook Pro) all the fonts in my documents look jagged: How do I get Mathematica to show smooth ...
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Invert Colors Stylesheet White on Black

There have been a couple studies done that showed that white text on a black background increase recall of data. Although this is certainly debatable how might I invert the colors of Notebook font ...
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Master Document

I'm wandering is there Master document concept in Mathematica so that the counter will be counted sequencially in master document. Mean file in child document, the counter follow from master document. ...
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How to syntax highlight a code cell in another language? [duplicate]

I'm learning c/c++/objective-c and I wanted to write my notes in a mathematica notebook. But without the proper syntax color highlighting it looks terrible....
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How to create a dynamically self-updating table of content for a notebook? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Generating a table of contents How to create a dynamically self-updating table of content for a notebook? The TOC should contain the titles for the section, subsection, ...
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Palette for pasting matrix templates into a notebook

How I can build a palette of matrices?. So, I would like a palette with a 3x3 square matrix, a square matrix 4x4, 1x3 row matrix, 1x4 matrix row, column matrix 3x1 and 4x1 column matrix.