Questions about printing from Mathematica. Includes questions about scaling output, printing to PDF, specifying headers and footers and other layout elements, the printing environment style sheet version etc.

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No PDF file produced (Font Problem)

When I want to export my notebook as a PDF document, I get the following error messages from Adobe Standard 11, which I use as PDF "printer": %%[ ProductName: Distiller ]%% %%[Page: 1]%% ...
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Is it possible to change the fontsize and simultaneously TabSpacing when printing a notebook in the working enviroment

It is a dilemma: In order to easily edit code on the screen, I have to set Magnification to 1.25 and also to set fontsize for Input (using Courier New bold for Input) to 12 pt. Of course, in this ...
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Why can't I change the Magnification in Printout Style in Default.nb

This happens with Mathermatica 10.3.1.0: When working with a notebook, I can choose between different working environments. However, they inherit their settings from Default.nb situated at ...
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How to Add a PageBreak menu by MenuSetup.tr

In 1998 there was a discussion on comp.soft-sys.math.mathematica how to add am PageBreak menu to Mathematica. I used the recipe from there for very long time (in fact, I used Mathematica 4 till ...
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How to print TeXForm running script?

I've got a simple script which runs in bash some code - I want now to get an answer in TeX Form. If I would run Mathematica code inside the interpreter, it would be easy: ...
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Frame with round corners does not look the same in Working and Printout environments

I want to generate some graphics that contain framed texts with rounded corners that display correctly in the Working and ...
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Manipulate panel does not print (or print to pdf) the same as it displays in a notebook [duplicate]

Whenever I print (or print to pdf) a manipulate panel it never looks like the manipulate panel I have in the notebook on my display. This is what the manipulate panel looks like on my display. ...
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Expanding/printing function with constrained arguments [duplicate]

Let's say you have a function $ f(t) = t, \text{ for } t > 0,$ declared in Mathematica as f[t_?(# > 0 &)] := t; How do you print that function? I ...
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Usage information garbled when printed to pdf or printer

In Mathematica v10.2 running in the notebook Information ?Integrate yields the following But, when printed to printer or ...
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Adding headers and/or footers to a stylesheet

I would like to push a common header(file name and page number) across multiple notebooks using one Stylesheet. I know I can use the header/footer dialog on each notebook individually but this is ...
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Export data to a file with row indices added

While Export["file.txt", A, "Table"] exports a file of data, A represents a data set, in column form the question is about how to export, or print, a set of data ...
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How do I print a notebook without truncation?

How do I print my document without truncation of my code and figures? I've tried scaling the document down, but just scales down the size of the text, without expanding into the empty space thus ...
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How to increase the font size when printing?

Under print settings there are a number of options for print format (working, condensed, printout, printout grey, ...). It seems clear that the print settings are configurable, but perhaps that is ...
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How can I export a notebook as a single huge pdf page?

I have a notebook that I would like to export as a pdf file. I currently want to send this to a collaborator, but in general I'd like to keep the technique to future-proof my notebook collection ...
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Run Command Not Executing Node

How do I make the following command work in Mathematia? Import["!\"C:\\Program Files\\nodejs\\node.exe\" -p console.log('test')", "Text"] I don't get any output ...
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Output of a Print in a list

I'just starting with Mathematica and therefore I was having a small question. It must be somewhere on Internet but I can't find it. My question is the following. I would like to get my values after ...
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Front end crash on Export in 10.2 on OS X macbook air 6,2

When trying to create a PDF (export, print-save as, save image as) fronted crashes. With both OS X Mavericks and El Capitan My machine is: Model: MacBookAir6,2, BootROM MBA61.0099.B19, 2 processors, ...
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Consistent crash printing from Mathematica 10.2.0 and 10.1.0 in OS X 10.11 El Capitan

Printing from either 10.2.0 or 10.1.0, or any other print related function (Print Preview, Save as PDF) crash my Mathematica instantly. I've tried all the usual stuff like reinstalling, deleting user ...
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Exporting PDF with large PaperSize

Suppose I create a new Notebook: nb = CreateDocument[{TextCell["PDF Test", "Section"], Table[PieChart@Range@5, {7}]}]; And set a big paper ...
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How to print a warning/error message from my own module? [duplicate]

I would like to print a warning/error message from my own module. Of course I could use Print["WARNING: my warning"] but in all the output this would be barely ...
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How to speed up PDF export in Mathematica 10

Based on this question: - Version 7 print environment - I set up two 10 page test documents in version 7.0.1 and version 10.1. The version 7 document exported to PDF in 4.18 seconds whereas the ...
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Printing problem in our campus lab

We have 12 iMacs in our computer lab at our college. Our students are having problems trying to print (to a black and white printer) their notebooks. Testing one students notebook (about 6 pages with ...
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Suppress Print[ ]s?

I have a complex program that prints out lots of diagnostic/tracing information. Is there some mechanism to evaluate it and suppress all printing? I know I could protect every ...
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Start counting pages from 3rd page

How do I start page numbering from page number x? I've tried PrintingStartingPageNumber, but setting it to -2 gives me negative page numbers at first 2.
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Custom headers - RunningText bug?

I'm trying to get MMA ready for writing papers and I'm almost there. At first it looked like there was plenty of space for customization with custom headers and footers, but then it turned out that I ...
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Print to console bis

In the answer to this question, one explains how to use a function PrintToConsole[...] to print output to the console. My question: can you make a global definition that will automatically ...
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How can I put the results of TrigReduce function into a more convenient form? [duplicate]

a1 D11 Cos[n x] + a0 a1 D11 Cos[n x] + 1/2 a1 a3 D11 Cos[n x] + 1/2 a2 a4 D11 Cos[n x] .......for example this expression can be written like ('expression') * ...
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Fontsize becomes too large when exporting a table to pdf [duplicate]

I have the following Grid ar = Grid[{{a, c, e}, {b, d, f}}, Frame -> All]; When I use Export["~/Desktop/grid.pdf", ar]; ...
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How do I print multiple slides per page?

I have a Mathematica 10 presentation (not made by me). The slides are very short and very many. I'd like to print it, but printing 100+ pages each with 2 or 3 equations seems like a waste to me. Is ...
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How can I change printing margins by page?

I want to have different margins in my notebook for bookbinding. I could change header and footer, but I couldn't individually change page margins
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Making loop based off what I can say in words

I have a list of values a: {1,4,11,14} I want to print out values that satisfy b(1+a) = 0 mod 15 where b are the values from 0 to 14. The output I am wanting is ...
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How to change the default printing options using commmand?

I am looking for something like this: SetOptions[EvaluationNotebook[], "PaperSize" -> "A3"] The options are listed, but where do I find the arguments? Say ...
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Why does Mathematica remember print settings?

Mathematica has a strange behavior with respect to printing and saving to PDF. It remembers the print settings, such as page range and number of copies along with the file. So if I print 50 copies ...
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When printing a notebook in Mathematica 10, code sections do not wrap

I have a Mathematica 10 notebook where I am using code sections. The text in the code section does not wrap when printing. Is there a setting that I should use to allow the code to wrap?
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Can't print notebook containing Image3D images

I have a few Mathematica notebooks that have Image3D volumetric images in them. If I try to print a hardcopy of the notebook, Mathematica freezes up (or, perhaps it isn't really frozen, but it takes ...
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Printing Mathematica Code that isn't cut off

I'm trying to print Mathematica code (no figures) that is often much wider than a typical 9x11 page. Printing to PDF or XPS or any type of file cuts of the edges. I can select "Print Multiple pages ...
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How do I change the size of the font for the output of the Print[] command?

I created a Stylesheet that increased the sizes of the fonts for the styles Input, Output and Text. Still, when I use the command Print[] the output comes out tiny. In the code below I added some ...
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Is there a way to accelerate buffering to the screen

I have an application that does a bunch of small computations, mostly Table management, and logic around loops. It takes seconds to execute. However, when I turn on debug (a variable I set for ...
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Defining a function that prints both the name and value of a variable defined locally within the calling function

To save time when debugging with Print statements, I'd like to define a function -- call it PrintVal -- that prints both the name and value of a variable defined locally within the calling function. ...
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Append list into nested list in a file

I have a nested list that I use Put[mylist, file] to write to a file. I would then like to then append to this nested list some values and add them to the file. ...
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Formatting output aligned automatically

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How to copy [OUT] results to a txt document

Hi I am very new to Mathematica. I wanted to ask how can I copy the outputs (Out) data from Mathematica. I have results in this format ...
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How to specify units for ImageSize Option? [duplicate]

I'm trying out making a CDF and I want it to print within the margins of Letter paper. There is an ImageSize option that I would like to set; some plots will be in ...
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Version 10 cannot print properly?

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 10.3 or later I have two problems with printing in version 10. First, I can't print correctly with a setting of printing scale For example, I have ...
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Is it possible to change the fontsize when printing a notebook in the working enviroment?

I want to print a notebook that owns syntax color,I use the Szabolcs's method SetOptions[$FrontEndSession, PrintingStyleEnvironment -> "Working"] Then I can ...
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Print notebook with all cells opened

I have a long Mathematica notebook where some cells on multiple levels are closed for clarity. When I export the notebook as a PDF via Print or ...
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what is the best package/way to insert Mathematica code in latex docs?

I know that this question is not about strictly mathematica issue, but I think that in this site should be many pepople that use latex to distribute mathematica source code/examples. If the moderators ...
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Graph label smushed in when printing

I was playing around with the printing options because at first my notebook's printout was strangely way too large. However, after apparently solving the problem, now I noticed that when I print out ...
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Place symbols from small to big

I am wondering how to compare the different values of ω I derived in this code, and place them in order as follows. (use Print ...
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Print without linefeed [duplicate]

Is it possible to print with a carriage return but not a new line? I'd like to keep track of the progress of a long calculation without filling the screen with prints.