Questions tagged [display]

Questions about solutions and support for mathematical typesetting and layout, and the appearance of elements in input and output as displayed by the front-end.

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Math typestting improper after copy and paste. Can I get Mathematica to “refresh” the entire expression?

I copied the content shown in the square brackets from that shown selected in the rounded brackets. When I pasted the content, the "hats" were misplaced, as shown in all but the first two terms of ...
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Problem with Gamma Package

I wanted to install the Gamma package. The package seems to have installed correctly. However, I am not seeing any symbolic output. The outputs should be like these. But I am getting these. Any idea ...
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Scrolling Dataset with down arrow hangs its display

Update : same in v 11.3.0 (OSX) (so bad, it just froze completly the Front End and I had to kill by hand ... and I lost some work !!! Be careful) It's rather an annoying problem i've got many times ...
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Formatting Display Precision

I have defined the following function in Mathematica, f[n_,q_] = Log[(n+q-1)!/(q!*(n-1)!)]; When putting in a large number, say ...
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display Conjugate[…] as superscript star

For some complex expressions, I want to display the Conjugate[x] as $x^*$ (keyboard input as esc-conj-esc) to make the expression cleaner. I can get the desired ...
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Display a list or array as a centred triangle

How can I get Mma to display an array like {{2, 1, 0, 0}, {1, 0, 0}, {0, 0}, {0}} as an upside down triangle where the first row is the base and the last row is the tip, with each row centred ...
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What is the meaning of ColorSpace -> Automatic?

The colour space of an image can be retrieved using Options[im] or ImageColorSpace[im]. A possible value is ...
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Reflection colors are lost on high resolution MeshRegion

Mathematica is able to manage two kinds of reflections : With a simple color directive (Blue, RBGColor[...]...), one can ...
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AxesLabel a List, without braces

How can I use a list of variables (possibly subscripted) as an AxesLabel without showing the braces. For example, ...
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Stand alone ParametricPlot3D image file for others' 3D viewing [duplicate]

I wish to show a ParametricPlot3D image sharing only the image part that is made available for mouse rotation view for any-ViewPoints by viewers other than the code-maker? Is it possible to delink ...
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Display 10^n as power

How can I tell MMA to display input of the form 10^n as $10^n$ and not e.g. as 1000 for $n = 3$ or the rational $\frac{1}{1000}$ for $n = -3$. This would help to ...
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using HighlightImage on a large image causes a display error

I get a display error when using the HighlightImage function on a large image (about 6000 x 10000 pixels). This error occurs in Mathematica versions 10.4, 11.0, and ...
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Coloring tables

Is it possible to apply a color function to table cells based on the magnitude of their content? For instance, in the table ...
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Elimination of “1” in HoldComplete [duplicate]

HoldComplete[2 3 3] will return HoldComplete[2 3 3]. HoldComplete[b a] will return ...
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Printing binary numbers with extra zeros

I have the numbers $0-64$ in binary and want them all to be displayed with 8 figures. Expected output: $5_{10} = 101_2$ should become 00000101.
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Prevent string from splitting

I have two elements of a grid: ...
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How to express calculation time with ProgressIndicator

How to express calculation time with ProgressIndicator. I want to make the following CDF document. ...
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How can I get rid of a persistent tooltip?

From time to time, and in several different computers running various versions of Ubuntu, I've had Mathematica tooltips get "stuck", and persist on the screen even when I navigate away to other ...
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Forcing the front end to update style definitions

tl;dr I need a way to apply style edits in stylesheets, even when I can't use cmd+Shift+E ntl;wr A while back I wrote a suite of stylesheet editing tools to automate operations I did in batch, ...
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Plotting deformed disks

I have a list containing the x and y coordinates and the radius of different circles, with some of them overlapping. I wish to plot the circles in this list. However, the overlapping circles should '...
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How to format vertices and control placement in a directed graph

I have a directed graph based on a Markov Chain. First I would like to know: how can I place the node name/number inside the circle? Second, the graph is frequently displayed asymmetrically even ...
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How to dynamically gray out a slider?

Here's a very simple MWE to show my problem : ...
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Graphics options defined as a set [duplicate]

I need to use almost the same options for several graphics, and would like to simplify the code which is becoming pretty large. The example below should work, but it doesn't for a reason I don't see. ...
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How to antialias Plot3D graphics?

How can I turn on antialiasing on 3D graphics from Plot3D[]? 2D graphics are antialiased for me but 3D graphics are very aliased and ugly looking, especially the ...
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Pretty printing of factorization output

I want to create a table of factorization of certain numbers $f(n)$ with traditional pretty printing output (more or less same as what is used to display in textbooks). For example consider ...
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Displaying Mathematica expressions in plain text

I'm trying to export expressions in plain text format, so they can be displayed in a reasonably orderly way (.txt file). Trying: ToString[a^c/b] yields ...
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How to remove tags under the code?

How do I remove these tags under my code? Don't know what are they called. Thank you in advance.
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Elegant zebra striping for Grid?

Some users like zebra striping in grids (see this ux posting in SE, whence I got the image below). Of course, it's easy to manually shade and style the cells of a ...
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Associations of List is not printing properly in mathematica 11

<|"i1" -> {a11, a12, a13}, "i2" -> {a21, a22, a23}, "i3" -> {a31, a32, a33}|>//Dataset The above code produces the following where rows are still ...
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Print scaling different in Mathematica 11

I have a couple instances where I need to print out a programmatically generated graphic at a specific size. Here's an example graphic: ...
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Multiple issues using NumberForm with Ticks in version 11.0

Bugs introduced in 11.0 and persisting through 11.1; fixed in 11.2. With $Version (* "11.0.0 for Microsoft Windows (64-bit) (July 28, 2016)" *) I encountered ...
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Mathematica to Microsoft Word to PDF workflow

Can anyone outline successful workflows for preparing equations and graphics in Mathematica, exporting (e.g. copy and paste) the results to MS Word and producing good looking results in a PDF? In the ...
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What does the pair “\<” and “\>” in a string do? [duplicate]

What do \< and \> mean inside of a string? ...
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Make a table from a list of {{key1, key2}, value}

I have a list mapping two keys to each element, {{key1, key2}, value}, and would like to display this as a table with horizontal headers for each key1 and vertical headers for each key2, with the ...
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Text and maths displaying weirdly [duplicate]

So I'm trying to make a function to compute a bunch of descriptive statistics at once. What I've got so far: ...
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Sort columns in a TableForm

I have a list in the form ...
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3D image display with different viewpoints [closed]

Is it possible show output 3D plots in a separate document (or iPad) to view an object all around made movable using mouse (or hand gesture) ?
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Control of individual Framed edges?

Is there an option or method for Framed analogous to Frame in Graphics to control display of ...
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How to make datasets display correctly?

NB: The problem illustrated below is truly ubiquitous. I hope the examples given below are sufficiently different to demonstrate this fact, and to discourage answers that hinge on the details of the ...
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Square bracketed matrices in Mathematica - precision markers?

I'm trying to display Matrices with square brackets in Mathematica. I've found this post from a mailing list in 2009 http://forums.wolfram.com/mathgroup/archive/2009/Aug/msg00458.html and it seems to ...
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Periodic boundary condition trick

I'm plotting a curve on a compact space which is having periodic boundaries on the left and right parts. Currently, the code I'm using is working great, but I'm wondering if there's a simpler and ...
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Undocumented Backslash-LessThan operator in strings? [duplicate]

I'm aware of the backslash operators in strings, as in this SE answer, but I ran across a new one. I opened a new Styled Notebook ... in the front-end GUI, chose <...
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How to add/insert a well aligned graphics on top of another one?

I need to add a small graphics on top of a larger one, and the small graphics should stick very close to the large one, with their axis aligned. Here's a minimal code to work with, using some ...
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How to display elements of a product in a certain order [duplicate]

I have several product states, represented by a string of variables - for example, "ABC". I'd like to multiply this state by a constant, call it J, to which I don't want to pre-assign a value. Using J ...
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control margin in plot [duplicate]

How would I control the distance between the y-axis and the left most plot border, ie. the space where description of the axis would be. I have two plots, I export them as two files, and then I place ...
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Ugly fraction in a label

I'm having difficulties in displaying a proper fraction in a label. Here's the 2D graphics which shows the problem : ...
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Evaluate within Hold

When I do... p=3; HoldForm[Evaluate[p]-2] I get: Evaluate[p]-2 BUT I'd like to get: ...
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How to remove all buttons in Manipulate, except the input fields?

By default, when you click the small "+" symbol, at the right of a slider (in Manipulate and Animate), you get an input field and several buttons (play, pause, etc). How do you remove all buttons for ...
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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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Changing default display behaviour for Dataset

I have a function (whose code is in this site) to display Dataset in a more convenient way. To the extent that I never use the default one. I find myself constantly ...