Styles define how Mathematica notebooks, cells and expressions are formatted, displayed, evaluated and interacted with.

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Magnifying the Help documents without magnifying the images therein

In Mathematica's Option Inspector I set the notebook magnification factor to be larger than 1, for example 1.12, ("Notebook Options"->"Display Options"). Accordingly contents of the Help browser are ...
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Any manual on cell grouping management?

Recently I come back to the problem of cell grouping and performed extensive search on this site and on MathGroup archive for information on how to use the possible values of the ...
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What is a full list of cell styling options and sub-options?

I'm trying to customize a style sheet and have hit a few speed bumps and walls. Firstly, I can't see how to do a few specific things, like to set the color of the cell's left side label: Or how to ...
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How to unlock a stylesheet which is not needed anymore by the FrontEnd

Reply from WRI Support: [...] This indeed seems to be an issue with the Frontend on Windows and I have alerted the development team about this. Unfortunately I do not have a work around at ...
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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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Graphs' options vs JournalArticle stylesheet

Bug introduced in 10.4 and persists through 10.4.1 [...] This GridGraph behavior does appear to be a regression in Mathematica 10.4 from earlier versions. As ...
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How to change default font for all existing notebooks at once?

By default, Mathematica 9 and 10 use Gill Sans MT fonts for headings of title/subtitle/section/subsection/subsubsection. Unfortunately, Gill Sans MT fonts have no Cyrillic letters, so that all ...
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Collapse cell groups when you close parent group?

I have a particularly long notebook. Here's what I'd like to do: to say in my stylesheet that upon closing certain types of cell-groups that all the cell-groups inside should close as well. That way ...
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How to inherit indentation in cell groups?

In my notebook the text cells "stick out" like this: Instead, I'd like the to be left aligned (plus some margin) with the cell they are grouped under... How can I achieve this from the stylesheet? ...
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Custom WindowToolbar for my stylesheet

So I've noticed that some stylesheets (for instance Slideshow stylesheets) load a toolbar using the assignment WindowToolbars -> {"ToolbarName"} and I've been ...
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Stylesheet modifications mimicking Stack Exchange styles

I find myself frequently highlighting and formatting portions of text cells in a Mathematica notebook. Bold and Italic typesetting is easy to handle but I would like to use ...
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Reference a notebook's title cell contents in its stylesheet

In my stylesheet I have the following code: ...
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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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How to save the current configuration of preferences?

When I go Edit -> Preferences -> Appearance there are many colors to set. I want to set them all non-default, but I too want to save the configuration and be able to reload it, when needed. My only ...
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How to format the background color of page footers and headers

I have created a StyleSheet by modifying a copy of Default.nb. The StyleSheet applies a dark grey background at the Notebook level. However, when I export to PDF and exam Print Preview (although PDF ...
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Define custom StyleData in webMathematica application

I need to set some options to customize the style of TraditionalForm expressions inside a webMathematica application. I asked to Wolfram's Techcnical Support if StyleSheet can be used from within ...
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Will custom fonts in my notebook be carried over?

In my notebook, I have Open Sans (a free font) as a text font and Consolas (a paid font) as a code font. Those fonts are coded into the stylesheet of my notebook. My question is: if I send someone a ...
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How to create an active menu for Ebook to call cell tag

I have some physics exercises done and I´d like to make an ebook in CDF with the explanations with simulations as well. For these I look for some tips, and wolfram videos has a lot of it with Prof ...
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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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a question about Stylesheet (pastelSolarized)

I am working with the Stylesheet pastelSolarized.nb found here (see also here). I like it a lot. However, compare the ...
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How to disable OperatorSubstitution in a style sheet without losing syntax highlighting for local variables

I'm trying to define a custom style sheet that has "OperatorSubstitution" set to false in order to keep fonts consistent. However, whenever I disable this, I lose ...
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How edit stylesheet to change automatic numbering of Reference type to numeric, not alphabetic?

I applied the stylesheet JournalArticle to a notebook. When I use the Reference cell style there, it automatically inserts "A.", "B.", etc., to number the cells. What exactly should one do (...
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Is there a way to convert InlineCell to InputForm once and for all?

After asking a question about making InlineCell similar to Input, I realized that by typing Shift+Ctrl+I I really can manually convert every InlineCell to InputForm. So my new question is: Is there a ...
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CDF to give away with a custom StyleSheet

Related to this. I would like to be able to give away CDF documents created with a custom StyleSheet. The important peculiarity is that this document is assumed to be viewed on a machine with no ...
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Why does OptionInspector not act on grouped cells?

I found out that hyphenation for German text is horrible in Mathematica 10.4. So I want to switch it off alltogether. For this purpose, I select all cells in my notebook. Then I invoke Format>...
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How do I apply Styles from my Notebook's Style Sheet, in Particula Hyphenation->False

In my notebbok's private style sheet, I set the style for Text to ...
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Generate tags for all types of headlines automatically

Is it possible to create for each headline a tag with the same content (i.e. for all Title, Chapter, Subchapter, Section, Subsection, Subsunsection) automatically? When using text processing tools ...
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How can I edit the built-in Stylesheets in Mathematica?

It seems that the default stylesheets used by Mathematica's Front End cannot be edited like other user-created stylesheets. The following, for example, is the stylesheet for the Help documents of ...
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Private Style in a StyleSheet with preformatted text

I want to create a new Style in my private StyleSheet. I duplicated the Style "Text" and made some alterations. Now I want that a Cell with this style has an expression already filled in, for example "...
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Manually modifying stylesheet code without toggling out of expression form

When modifying underlying expressions I use Shift+Cmd+e to toggle out of display form and into expression form. I noticed that this functionality is lacking a little in a stylesheet notebook. Once ...
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Serious Startup Error, “The file outline cache was ignored.”

I was trying to change my default fontsize. I was reading Changing the default font for StandardForm I/O from 'New Courier' to 'Consolas'? and the instructions for affecting all future notebooks weren'...
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Some unexpected behaviour with StyleKeyMapping

Start with a fresh front end & kernel. The expected behaviour with an Input cell should be like this: Input 1and delete ...