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Where can I find examples of good Mathematica programming practice?

I consider myself a pretty good Mathematica programmer, but I'm always looking out for ways to either improve my way of doing things in Mathematica, or to see if there's something nifty that I haven't ...
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How to create hedcut style images?

Yesterday the hedcut style was brought up in chat. How can we create a hedcut-like style automatically in Mathematica, using a photograph as a starting point? I am looking to create a similar ...
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Is it possible to change the colors of the highlighted code in the Mathematica frontend?

With Format -> Edit Stylesheet... it is possible to adjust text-properties, text-colors, formatting of equations, etc of a notebook and to use this style-definitions again by installing it as ...
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Good ways to organize and document collections of mathematica notebooks?

I've now been using Mathematica for about a year, and am starting to get a somewhat unwieldy collection of notebooks. Sometimes I've figured out how to do a particular task in one of them, and want ...
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How to process .vtk file

I want to extract the cluster of points inside 3D box, is there any way one can do this in Mathematica?
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Syntax highlighting conflict

I'm trying to syntax highlight this expression: x=$\sqrt{\pi }$//N and from various sources I've learned that x (the assigned symbol) belongs to context Global while the Pi and N belongs to System. So ...
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Solarized stylesheet and other goodies. Feedback welcome!

I was inspired by this post so I've made a Solarized stylesheet after mucking around with the text options and asking stupid questions on here. I know you can change the syntax highlighting by running ...
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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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My "N" turned red randomly [duplicate]

For some reason my N function showed up in red even though I haven't noticed it in that color before. The color actually makes the code much more readable but I just don't know if I should be alarmed ...
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Techniques To AutoReplace Browse

Let's say I have a function of the form. Test[File_,text_] What would be the most automated way and flexible way to generate an input cell of the form, such ...
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Is there any other built-in color scheme for highlighting text?

Blue variable name and black key words seem boring to me now. I find that the color scheme of this site is better. Can I apply that in my notebook?
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How to indent/align Header 4

What's the deal with Header 4 (⌘ + 4 on OS X)? Are there options to align under or to the right of Header 3? Also remove the overbar? Couldn't find anything in Options Inspector.
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Gallery of different style cells?

I'm looking for some nice new cell styles for my stylesheets, are there any galleries of cells from which I can mix and match?
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installing solarised stylesheet! [duplicate]

I have recently stumbled upon your solarised stylesheet for mathematica! I've been having some trouble installing the dark themed version of it! This is my first time using stylesheets and it is all ...
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