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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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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Export “Print” command to text file

I am trying to create a text file with specific information in exact locations. This is my code: ...
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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?

Update Not fixed in version 10.0.2 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 some plots in a notebook, ...
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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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How to make Header/Footer print options default

I have a certain style what to write where in my Mathematica printouts. But for each notebook I have to define it again. Can I make my style somehow the default used by every notebook?
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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.
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How to make the MMA document has the background--color effect when the dounment is printed?

Description: Recently,I use the Mathematica to do my undergraduate paper,I would like to use the Mathematica to compose my paper. So I hope the Input and Output results have the ...
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Print numbers in the terminal

I am trying to run a parallelized version of my Mathematica code on a cluster and i want to display some information on the terminal. When i try to display the time taken for the calculation, using ...
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Am I using the cell option setting PageBreakWithinGroup->False correctly?

I had expected that this option would prevent a page break occurring within a group of cells of which this cell is the "group leader". In my case it is a "Subsubsection" containing a group of ...
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Ugly plots when printing notebook to pdf

One image is worth one thousand words, so: Question: At what options should I be looking, so that what I see in my notebook is what I get in my printed pdf ? Here is the code I'm using: ...
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How to break graph to fill in the gap in pdf

I've printed my notebook into a pdf. There is a huge gap in the left page, due to the fact that the graph in the right page isn't divided to fill in the gap. Is there a way to fix it, preferably ...
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With limited memory, how can I export very long Print results into a PDF or a notebook file?

I have a script with a long loop and very long formatted outputs like the following example code: ...
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Include Headers on first page

I know it is possible to check the box "Include headers on first page" in the "Headers and Footers" dialog box of the Print Settings menu item, but is it also possible to check this using commands in ...
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Page breaks within input cells

I am trying to print a notebook that begins with a lengthy piece of code that takes up almost an entire page. Because of my heading, it doesn't quite fit on Page 1, so Mathematica inserts a line break ...
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Print indexed (by subscript) variable name systematically

I have some variables : Subscript[S, 1], Subscript[S, 2]...etc. But they are defined in a for loop like For[g = 1, g < 4, g++, Subscript[S, g] = g]; Later, I ...
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Conditional printed output [duplicate]

I would like to use a Mathematica notebook as a printable document with conditional output. If the condition is true, some parts of the notebook should be printed; otherwise they should not be ...
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Followup question from "Temporarily redirect output of Print[ ] to a second file

I'm implementing the first answer to my earlier question about redirecting the output of Print[ ]. Opening a file with OpenWrite[] and assigning the stream to ...
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Want actual cell data from CellEvaluationFunction

Let's say I print a cell like so. CellPrint@Cell[ BoxData[" "], "Input", Evaluatable -> True, CellEvaluationFunction -> Function[Print[#];] ] Now I ...
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Temporarily redirect the output of Print[ ] to a second file

I have started using Mathematica to automate file backup operations. The logistics I need make Mathematica a good choice. I am testing and developing the Notebook manually, and ...
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Print all cells independently at once

Is there any way to print out to pdf file, in sequence, all cells independently? I have literally hundreds of cells that need to be printed in that way. Selecting each cell and "Print Selections" ...
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How to export large matrix from .nb file into .pdf

I have one technical problem with printing large matrix 50x50 with lot of data. Always when I want to export .nb to .pdf, I can see just part of matrix, never all. Is there solution for this? I need ...
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Duplex Printing from button inside DialogNotebook on Mac

All, I have the following code which generates a window containing the variable PrintOut and a Print button. When the print button is pressed the contents of the window are sent to the printer and ...
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Preventing notebook cells from being broken across two pages when printing

Sometimes I create a number of plots together, e.g. by GraphicsGrid[]. If it happens that I have to print the notebook, very often the cell is broken, half on one ...
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Apply confusion in Do loop

I am trying to apply InversePermutation on a list of sublists of selected permutation elements. First I am trying to see if I am able to reach every element, ...
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How to capture Print output

How can I capture output from Print from a function which does not leave the printed object as its final output, (and which I do not wish to edit)? E.g. ...
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How to apply multiple format to a list

I have a nested list like matrix = {{1.2345664, 2.38673956, 3.567846}, {0.00034554, 124.4554654, 6.34543}, {0.0000233, 244.34454, 2}} and I want to apply ...
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Problem printing what appears in my notebook

I have created a dashboard that looks fine on my screen and fits onto my screen at 100% magnification on Mathematica. When I try printing it, no matter what printing environment I use, I can not get ...
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Automatically sending to Print (using CutePDF Writer)

I use CutePDF for creating PDF output, but this requires manually selecting Print (Ctrl+P), with CutePDF Writer as the printer, and pressing OK. Can this be automated?
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Why are my images not printing at the expected size?

I understand how (in theory) to get images to be a specific size in inches, but when I follow the documentation, all of my output seems to be scaled down by a factor of a bit less than 70% (e.g., ...
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How can I get NotebookPrint to pass through the system print dialog?

As near as I can tell, NotebookPrint goes directly to the default printer, without employing the system standard process of opening a print dialog first. ...
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How can I restore context menu functionality to a Manipulate that contains Locators?

Before adding a Locator to a Manipulate, I can easily print or export the result using a context menu: But after adding a ...
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With comma as decimal separator, how do you insert a period in the header/footer?

I have enabled comma as my decimal separator, which means that comma still acts normally and when pressing period it will be converted to a comma. In the header I would like to make a period, so I ...
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Substituting confidential tagged cells by a “content removed” cell

When producing a notebook with both code and text, I often end up with pieces of code, or even entire chapters, that I don't want to be shown on the final output. I generally hide or close them by ...
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How to print a message dialog window

I'm trying to figure out how to print a message dialog without printing the whole notebook. FrontEndExecute[FrontEndToken["PrintDialog"]] displays the print window ...