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Extract values for ViewMatrix from a Graphics3D

Under More Information in the help page of ViewMatrix the following entry can be found With the setting ...
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How to get the real PlotRange using AbsoluteOptions?

Bug persisting through version 12.0.0.0 The problem in general involves the unreliable behaviour of AbsoluteOptions when option values are implicitly specified (e....
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PlotLabel moves, when i rotate my 3D graphic

How can I stop the label from moving up and down, when rotating using the mouse? ...
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3D plots with parallel projection

It is easy to make 3D Plots with Mathematica, e.g. use: Plot3D[Sin[x+y^2],{x,-3,3},{y,-2,2}] But I want to have nice plots in my thesis, so I decided to use ...
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How to make a cylinder with bottom that shows hidden part of edge as dashed curve [duplicate]

I am learning a bit about TikZ and found a nice feature in its graphics, that I am having hard time duplicating with Graphics3D. It is making a ...
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Switching among view points in a Manipulate expression

Edit: Some additional viewpoints were included to make it easier to test. Here's code for an alternative function, the graph of which is a bit less symmetric. Feel free to use either code set: ...
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Project ParametricPlot3D onto 2D plane

I have this ParametricPlot3D: generated by this code: ...
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Set defaults for ViewPoint and AxesLabel

Instead of adding AxesLabel -> {x, y, z} every time to code in order that the axes appear, how can I make Mathematica display the axes by default? Also, how can ...
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How to set desired view in 3D?

Consider very simple 3D object: Tube from {0,0,0} to {1,2,3}. I want to see projection to <...
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Moving objects in a 3D graph by dragging the object itself

I found the applet below on this webpage. I think their solution for moving objects in a 3D graph is pretty good, and in some ways better than moving 3 sliders. I would like to mimic this ...
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How to get complete control of ViewVector?

I need to rotate a 3D object with the mouse, get the new ViewPoint, and scale that by dist to get a new ViewPoint and use that in ViewVector. And do this while preserving the orientation. (In the ...