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How can one find undocumented options or option values in Mathematica?

Mathematica has a lot of undocumented or poorly documented options. How does one go about working out if there is an undocumented option that might solve a particular problem? How does one work out ...
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Is it possible to define a new PlotTheme?

In version 10 one can define, say, $PlotTheme = "Scientific" Which changes the appearance of all plots. This is fantastic because on the one hand I can have nice ...
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Incompatible Changes since Mathematica Version 7?

There is documentation of the incompatible changes made to Mathematica with each major release: Incompatible Changes since Mathematica Version 1 Unfortunately that documentation simply stopped ...
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How to change plot style or other options after it was created

For example: p = Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 1}] Is it possible to write options in Show to change the curve's color for example into ...
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Consistent Plot Styles across multiple MMA files and data sets

I am starting to write a thesis for which I want to use MMA for all my plotting needs, mostly because a lot of the basic analysis has been done there. To ensure that I am applying styles consistently (...
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Setting the default font for PlotLegends

I'm pleased that Mathematica 9 appears to have brought us prettier legends. If I always want the legend in ...
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Custom functions by delegating options in a specific way and using core functions

I'd like to create a custom function that does essentially the same as a core function of mathematica but uses different default settings. Example: I want a Plot function that uses Mathematica's core ...
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Determining the RGB values of the default plot color

In Mathematica 7, the default plot color is a purple-like color (although I think it is not Purple). Is it possible to use Mathematica to determine the RGB color ...
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Override a PlotTheme element at the Options level?

Edit: I am still using version 10.1; has anything changed by 11.0.1? Plot properties defined in a Theme override (supersede) properties defined on Options. This ...
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Permanently Changing Default Color

I can't find this answer elsewhere, but is there a way to permanently change the default plot color? In 10 the default plots are orangish and in 9 they were a purple-bluish color. Is there a way to ...
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Why do Plot and ListPlot use the last PlotStyle when only one thing is plotted?

When a list of PlotStyles is given, ListPlot behaves as expected when there are multiple things to plot: ...
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Set colour as default plot-colour [closed]

Is it possible to set a RGB-colour as a default colour for 3-dimensional plots (I want that the RGB-colour [0.,0.5,1.] will be my default colour) ? Here a code for example: ...
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define new colors [duplicate]

Is there any direct way to use HTML color codes as here for plot command of Mathematica. For example we can use of \definecolor{xyz}{HTML}{desired code} to use of ...
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finding RGBcolors of the default used colored plots [duplicate]

When I use of plot in Mathematica, this uses of default colors for plotting. ...