Questions about applying a consistent look or form to Mathematica output, including use of the built-in styling constructs (Style, PlotStyle, etc). For questions specific to styling in notebooks with stylesheet properties please use the [stylesheet] tag.

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How to change the default stylesheet?

How to change $\textbf{default} $ output font color in Mathematica? for instance : how to set following style as default And how to set the default magnification to 200% instead 100%
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Output short denominator as pre-factor

How can I make the output print like the input, with the short denominator written as a factor in front of the long expression? I was messing with styles earlier today to do something else, and at ...
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Where is the file Default.nb?

I've found a couple of files called Default.nb under my Mathematica installation, but they don't seem to have any effect. At any rate, neither of them was changed when I edited 1 the so-called ...
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How to trace the stylesheet directives responsible for the selected text's appearance?

By way of example, in a typical Mathematica interactive session, one sees text content as shown below: Three different text styles can be seen in this figure: input, output, and the style for the ...
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How to set the Arrowheads style in a figure with broken vertical axes

I am trying to combine three separated curves into a same figure. The codes are inspired by another post and answers here. Codes: ...
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Can I change the background of a deployed object?

I am deploying an object that displays some graphics. The background of the graphics is white, and I like it that way, but it clashes with the grey background of the wolfram cloud website. Follow ...
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Why are the graphs differently colored? [duplicate]

Why is there a difference in coloring the graphs? Plot[{1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10}, {x, 0, 2 \[Pi]}] Plot[Range[10], {x, 0, 2 \[Pi]}]
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How to change frame size, while maintaining ImageSize? [duplicate]

I'm trying to come up with a MWE: anyData = Range[10]; Column@Table[ListLinePlot[n*anyData, Frame -> True], {n, {-1, 1}}] The lateral size of the plotframe ...
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Handwritten style in Mathematica [duplicate]

Following image is from the Wolfram alpha How can I do this in Mathematica?
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How to graph the max and min values of a sheet?

Hi I just start working in Mathematica version 10.3.1 and I want to graph a sheet of data that I created in Excel (yeah i use Windows). The problem is i have so many data; 200 columns and 50 row of ...
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How to assign arbitrary values to frameaxis of a ListDensityPlot

Maybe the question is stupid or already has been asked, however, I cannot find an answer while searching Q&A. Assume you have a Table[x*y,{x,1,4},{y,1,4}] ...
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How to get information about DefaultStyle of axes, frame, colorfunction, etc

How can I find out the DefaultStyle of Axes, Frames, ...
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Change Font in Grid Header

How can I style headers in a grid to be in Arial, 20pt? g = Plot[x^2, {x, 0, 2}]; headers={"A", "B", "C"}; Grid[Prepend[{{g, g, g}}, headers]] (I decided to ...
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Batman Equation

I am trying to plot out the batman symbol in mathematica. I have the basic equations but I am having some difficulty with plottingstyles and connecting the two ears with a straight line. I was ...
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How to find the background color in Placeholder

I would like to know how to find the background color used in Placeholder[abc]. It is some kind of Yellowish-Pinkish, I think. There is also a ...
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Histogram with the smaller bar in front

I am trying to visualise multiple data sets in one histogram. When using one or two datasets, the automatic transparency of the bars keeps everything relatively easy to see. When going to three or ...
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Guidelines for planning custom GUI in Mathematica

This post is here to save your time during GUI development in Mathematica. And one way to do this is to know where limits are and to be aware of features that are awaiting. Intro Usually I don't ...
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How to control style of GeoScaleBar?

I'm plotting the GeoScaleBar over satellite image and wish it to be white but cannot find an option which controls its styling: ...
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Updating styles which are based on styles changed in private stylesheet

Intro Styles can inherit from other styles: base one style on another? And for example WolframAlphaLong is inheriting from ...
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Choosing specific font variants

Many fonts come with several variants that can be accessed from most OS X applications. Here's an example showing several variants of the Latin Modern Roman font. (These variants in the screenshot ...
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How to make a flowchart? [closed]

I'd like to make a flow chart in similar to this: I think it's more of a layout and stylistic question for a graph - how to style a graph with labeled edges and vertices so that it looks like a ...
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Vertical alignment of a cell used as value for CellFrameLabel

Consider that label, used as value for CellFrameLabel: ...
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Shortcuts for Indentation in Text Cells?

Marking a cell's bracket and then using Alt-7 I can make it a Text cell using the formatting set forth in Default.nb or in a modification of it stored with the notebook itself (so called "private ...
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PlotMarkers shadows the settings by Style

The code below gives color-varying points with explicit Style wrappers: ...
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What are the default Frame / Axes styles and how can I find them?

I'm sure this must have been asked before but I am unable to find anything here on SE or on Google in general. I simply want to know what the default color and thickness are for a ...
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Style changes for a moment when parameters change [closed]

I've been looking for a solution to this problem for other applications too, for some time, but haven't come up with a solution that does not involve Animate or ...
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hotkey to mark the current cell and make it a text cell

In order to write to a Text cell, you usually just start typing. Then you find out that you are writing in an Input cell. Then you want to convert the current cell to a Text cell. In order to to this ...
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Colouring points in a Delaunay Mesh by the number of nearest neighbours

I apologise if this is a repeated question, but I've searched for a while and can't find anything. I'm doing some molecular dynamics simulations using Mathematica V10, and I've placed a ...
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How to use an ExpressionCell to display e.g. an Input cell inside a generated output?

It's not that I can't live with that but I don't understand why e.g: ExpressionCell[ Defer @ Style["string", Red], "Input"] is not showing quote marks? This ...
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ListPlot: Adding Line with Epilog to automatic GridLines - adjusting Style

I want to draw ListPlots with automatic GridLines and add a custom line. My solution is to use the Epilog option. To make sure that the automatic GridLines and my custom line have the same style, I ...
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Small circles at mesh nodes

How to show the (16 X 4) mesh intersection points by a tiny red dots? ParametricPlot[v { Cos[u], Sin[u]}, {u, 0, 2 Pi},{v,1,3}, Mesh-> {15,3} ]
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Styling polar axes in PolarPlot

You can style the axes in Plot with AxesStyle. For example, the following code makes the axes red. ...
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What is the difference between Inherited and (Inherited + 0)

Let's create a stylesheet: ...
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How to specify custom graph styles for `GraphStyle`?

There is a way to specify custom themes for plots (Is it possible to define a new PlotTheme?), but themes to not apply to Graph objects, not even to ...
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How to have Tooltip resize with Notebook magnification?

How do you make a Tooltip label expression change magnification when the Notebook magnification changes. The expr of ...
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How to change the default font for all cells in all notebooks [duplicate]

I am new to Mathematica. Currently I am using Mathematica 10 on Mac Yosemite. I have tried: Edit the default.nb and core.nb ...
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DisplayFormulaNumbered

I'm using Mathematica 10.3 and have a question regarding the DisplayFormulaNumbered Style: is there a way to tell Mathematica to number the formulas not only 1,2,3... but 1.1, 1.2, 1.3 when it has ...
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Introducing dashing to distinguish curves in a multiple curve plot

To combine in 1 plot data with 2 scales, I use the following solution: ...
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Highlighting pattern strings in a large text

I would like to apply Style to strings that are matched, for example, with one or more specified patterns or regular expressions, a string or a list of both, ...
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FillingStyle and Opacity won't work together in Mathematica

I try to plot some data in Mathematica using the ListLinePlot[]. Unfortunately the plot option ColorFunction, ...
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Place cells side-by-side

Is there any way to place plots/cells side-by-side? I know how to put plots in arrays and grids. The motivation for putting cells side by side is that I want the equations for the plots to be above ...
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BarChart EdgeForm not producing correct colors

EdgeForm is not producing correct colors for the borders of my bars. My code: ...
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Make Rasterize/Export use Notebook-specific options?

Sometimes I need Notebook-specific options such as Background color or FontProperties -> "ScreenResolution". (Ref: How to ...
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How create hyperlink with number of an automatically numbered cell?

In my stylesheet I have a particular style of cell, Exercise, that has a corresponding counter object. In a notebook with that stylesheet, there are several Exercise cells in each of which I've ...
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How to make a ProgressIndicator span inside a grid?

Setting ImageSize -> Full in the ProgressIndicator makes the indicator extend to fill up the width of the notebook. But I have one inside a grid, so how can I ...
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Multiple colors on a single graph edge?

Is there any way to put two colors on one single graph edge? For example, I want to highlight two cyclic paths (red and blue). But, if I put the two colorings into one image, it does not work as I ...
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Typesetting in Mathematica

Are there typesetting environments/boxes or something similar in Mathematica? I want to write some documentation for a notebook using text cells and I would like to have a brief description of my ...
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Syntax highlighting in text cells

I want to write some documentation for a notebook using text cells. Now, I can select parts of the text within such a text cell and set its style to "Input". This does change its font, but there is no ...
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Accessing figure style (oldstyle or lining) of TrueType fonts

Most professional fonts come with at least two figure styles: old style (or text) figures and lining figures. In plots and most other figures I prefer to use lining figures. This is no problem with ...
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How to retrieve current FaceForm?

The current colour in a Graphics object can be retrieved using CurrentValue["Color"] for use in Dynamic stuff. Example: ...