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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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 ...
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What are “\<” and “\>” delimiters in box expressions?

If I enter a string (say, "abc") in a cell, and then switch to box representation (Shift+Ctrl+E or menu item ...
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Temporary/popup Output Progress Boxes

In recent versions of Mathematica, a number of functions have the feature that, while they are thinking (or, for example, loading data from Mathematica servers), they pop-up a little light-blue box ...
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How can I add column-rearrangement-by-mouse-dragging to my dataset display function?

A subject that I seem to take at heart... I was expecting an upgrade of the default Dataset display in MMA 10.3.1. It did not happen. Among the features I would have liked to see improved is a better/...
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How to display EntityProperty objects with their CanonicalName?

Is there a way to display EntityProperty objects with their CanonicalName instead of the text they are currently displayed with. ...
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Import displays Dicom Image differently in mathematica 9 and 10

Mathematica 9 (windows 10) displays image as: mathematica 10.2 (windows 10:) displays image as: Here is the source file: Import["https://dl.dropboxusercontent.com/u/68983831/46405725"] How to ...
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How to do literal replacement to format expression?

I can do a replacement of an expression with some variables to alternate symbols: ...
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Ergonomic night time reading settings [duplicate]

I was wondering if Mathematica had a built-in ergonomically safe night time reading mode for the notebooks. I was thinking of setting something up myself but I do not know the ergonomics/eye safety ...
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TraditionalForm overriding settings given to Column for row alignment

With the code below, the alignment at the equal sign is performed as expected: Column[{HoldForm[y] == x, HoldForm[R^2] == 0.998}, Alignment -> "\[Equal]"] ...
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How to make the determinant formula visible even in cases when det=0

When I compute the determinant analytically in Mathematica, I do it with Det[{{a, b}, {c, d}}] which gives the output ...
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How to visualize multiple errorbars for one data set with ErrorListPlot?

I have a following problem: I am performing error analysis for my data set using multiple technics. Obviously, at the end of my analysis I want to compare the errorbars plotting them on the same ...
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Question about formatting subscripts and superscripts for display

I want to display a variable with multiple subscripts (divided by commas) and a superscript surrounded by parentheses. Namely, I want something like this: ...
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How to update plot with EventHandler without using Print

Consider the following code: ...
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How to make a ProgressIndicator span inside a grid?

Setting ImageSize -> Full in the ProgressIndicator makes the indicator extend to fill up the width of the notebook. But I have one inside a grid, so how can I ...
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How to enter integral bounds when in two-dimensional input?

Whenever I try to write down a definite integral in two-dimensional mode I have the issue that the superscript and subscript for the integral aren't recognised properly and rather than showing up ...
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How to change the font color of a variable in whole input cell

I want to track the occurrence of a particular variable in a code. So the idea is to change its color. Usually I do it in a crude way - convert the code into text and then use ...
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Incorrect Display on Linux (+HiDPI)

I have Linux on a HiDPI laptop, and after first installing Mathematica, the default font size is far too small: After searching for a few solutions, this can be fixed by either changing the ...