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Is FullGraphics an abandoned function? Is there an alternative?

FullGraphics hasn't worked entirely for a long time and the situation appears to be getting worse instead of better. In Mathematica 10.0, 10.1, 11.3, 12.3 up to 13....
26 votes
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More Ticks::ticks errors in AbsoluteOptions in v10

Bug introduced in 7.0 or earlier, fixed in 13.0. While the specific bug affecting Plot described in AbsoluteOptions prints error messages in V10 has been fixed in ...
11 votes
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Setting options of expressions similar to using SetOptions on objects

Introduction I often have the problem that in an expression, I want to change an option. If we are sure the option is not present, we could simply use ...
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Options problem for 3D plots

If I'm not mistaken, the code below should produce two identical pictures of a torus. But it does not. The MeshStyle->Thick option seems to be ignored for the first. Obviously the second code ...
5 votes
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GridLinesStyle not working with SetOptions

On all the plots of a notebook I have to put a vertical line at the same place. I thus use the GridLines option for Plot along with the option GridLinesStyle. To get it done easily I use the function ...
2 votes
1 answer
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SetOption for plotting [duplicate]

I want to change the default of ListLinePlot to use the scientific PlotTheme with a grid ...
4 votes
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SetOptions does not give expected result with Grid [duplicate]

Chech this example: ...
10 votes
2 answers
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Why does ListPlot ignore some global options?

Bug introduced in 7.0.1 or earlier and fixed in 8.0.1' Why does the following plot no use the global PlotMarkers option? ...
14 votes
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Can Manipulate controls have the option Appearance -> "Labeled" by default?

I was wondering if there's a way to tell Mathematica to use the option Appearance -> "Labeled" for all Manipulate commands by ...
18 votes
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How to get and set default font parameters for Plot, ListPlot, LogPlot, etc.?

How can I find the default font parameters (family, size, etc.) for the text that appears in Graphics produced by Plot, ...
4 votes
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Problems with setting style options

Consider the following: FirstOutput=Style["Test", FontSize -> 20] SetOptions[Style, FontSize -> 20]; SecondOutput=Style["Test"] I would like the string <...
7 votes
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Setting up TextStyle with initialization cells in Mathematica 6+

It used to be quite straightforward to change the default settings of a notebook in terms of inputs, outputs, text styles and font sizes in previous versions of Mathematica using initialization cells ...