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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. Background Usually I don't ...
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How to set default magnification for all windows

This is certainly a newbie question but I could not find the answer by searching. I am using Mathematica 8 under Windows 7. I want to use default magnification of 150% for all notebooks and help ...
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Mathematica 11 with High DPI 4k screen

My laptop has a 17 inch 4k screen, running Windows 10 and Ubuntu 1604. Both systems are set to 2x scaling. But Mathematica 11 (released 2016-08-08) is still blurry like version 10. Is there a simple ...
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Fontsize is too small

I have this annoyance for a long time now: every Text cell uses the default font size, though it appears too small on my screen. See comparison of same text, same font (Times New Roman), same fontsize ...
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What is a printer's point?

Bug introduced in 10.4 or earlier and persisting through v11.3 (misleading documentation inconsistency) According to the documentation it is a basic unit for size spec. ...
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Rasterize: Resolution option not working properly

Bug introduced in 7 or earlier and fixed in 12.1 Bug isn't present in version 5.2 Something about Rasterize which doesn't seem to work as intended. Recipe: Make ...
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How to customize the MathematicaClosingDialog.nb?

With Mathematica 10 came the closing dialog notebook, which probably most of you deactivated. (You can bring it back by dechecking "Always exit after closing last window" in Edit->Preferences->...
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CDF deployment issues

For a class I am teaching I would like to deploy CDFs on a website (BlackBoard-driven, if it matters), and I am running into two issues at this point: A) I would like to have the CDFs styled ...
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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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Broken Image Assistant Toolbar formatting

One of the, hmm, "pleasures" of Mathematica is the appearance of those half-broken UI elements, that are hardcoded in some inappropriate way or another. Another example I just came across is the Image ...