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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 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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Very poor subpixel antialiasing using rotated monitor

I use Mathematica 10 for Linux with my monitor rotated 90-degrees. Fonts in all applications look very good (I have configured Gnome and Xft to do subpixel antialiasing in "vertical RGB" order). But ...
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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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DisplayForm problem with $\pi$ in FractionBox

The following line produces an output with the text "Pi" displayed instead of the symbol (greek letter) $\pi$. Code line: FractionBox[π,2] // DisplayForm ...
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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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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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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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Is the System Information that Mathematica displays not completely correct?

Or maybe I did not understand the meaning of Resolution. This is the code I used - SystemInformation["Devices", "ScreenInformation"] I get 120 as my system ...
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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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TimeSeries - Values & Dates

How can I display a TimeSeries object in a Table or Grid so that I could see the Dates and corresponding Values next to each other? I wrote the following code: ...
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Where can I find a list of functions, specifically views, that can be translated to a C standalone executable?

I want to create a standalone mathematica executable. I would like to have some view capabilities like CreateDialog or TabView or those kinds of things. I would like my users to have an interface to ...
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How to fully display text in the text box of Manipulate control when expanded?

When the control of Manipulate got expanded there's a display text box but it does not fully show the control value as shown in figure. Is there any way that the size of this box can be adjusted to ...
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Crossing a symbol like p, similar to HBAR

Is it possible in Mathematica to cross a symbol like p, similar to h-bar, used to denote the Planck constant? Picture in case of font problems: In case of h, we have HBAR, inputted as ESC-hb-ESC ...
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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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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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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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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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Display elementary math without evaluating

Given a list of operators and integers, for instance oper = {Subtract, Times, Plus} {a, b, c, d} = {3, 5, 4, 9} I would like to print ...
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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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How to extract input part of a notebook?

For example, how to make Mathematica display only the lines beginning with In[some number]? ...
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Fixing different display colors within string

My question below is my attempt to reduce a problem I am having to the simplest possible version that will show the error I am trying to fix. I recognize that the coding looks tortured, and I will ...
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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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Prevent string from splitting

I have two elements of a grid: ...
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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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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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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 iteratively display the nth derivative?

I am new to Mathematica, but not so new to programming. What I'd like to do in Mathematica (not using an API) is to display on each line, the nth derivative of a function, e.g. for n = 1..10. Is there ...
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Run Mathematica with on a 4K screen without distorting menubars or images in linux?

How do you run Mathematica on a High DPI screen at full resolution, such as on the surface book 2, or a 4K laptop screen? I've tried setting the QT_SCALE_FACTOR variable, but that made the top menu ...
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Changing the display ordering of orderless functions?

If I write x = -(1 - 2 G M/r) \[DoubleStruckD]t^2 + (1 - 2 G M/r)^-1 \[DoubleStruckD]r^2 + r^2 \[DoubleStruckD]θ^2 + r^2 Sin[θ]^2 \[DoubleStruckD]ϕ^2; x I see ...
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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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Is there an easy way to slant / angled dividers in TextGrid or Grid?

Is there an easy way to add angled dividers in TextGrid or Grid. Consider the following: One fake way would be to use the ...
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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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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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Display form for numerical integration (like `\[Esc] dintt \[Esc]`)?

When I use the alias \[Esc] dintt \[Esc] to pretty print a definite integral in my notebook, it actually stands for ...
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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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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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ToExpression from commandline [duplicate]

I like to use Mathematica 8.0 from the commandline, then I just have to SSH in, no matter where I am, and go. I also like to do this without forwarding X, because that is slow and lags on my ...
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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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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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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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Custom display for constructed functions

In a similar vein to my previous question, is it possible to define a function that displays differently to its default? eg I would really like Binomial[a,b] to be ...
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How to Overwrite the DisplayFunction?

How to overwrite the display function of TemplateBox? For example, if I have: ...
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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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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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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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Display a part of a notebook when MMA has done evaluating it

When you evaluate a notebook, it begins to slide upward and shows you a different part of your code, several cells upstream of the notebook... I was wondering if there is a command that could always ...
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fields entry in ref/StreamPlot

In the ref/StreamPlot help file in Mathematica 10.0.2, we see the following image: Can someone explain how I would type this into an input cell?
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Is there a way to produce an “evaluate at” vertical bar that resizes properly in display formulae?

There are two examples of what I am talking about in this equation: $$\displaystyle \left.\mathrm{d}\Phi\left(v\right)\right|_{p}\equiv\left.v^{\mu}\frac{\partial\Phi^{\lambda}}{\partial x^{\mu}}\frac{...
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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 ...