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Questions tagged [export]

Questions on converting data, graphics, sound etc. from Mathematica into other file formats.

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Is there any way to export vector graphics with shading?

This has irked me for a while as I really feel its a significant shortfall in Mathematica's abilities but maybe I am missing something. I would like to export simple graphics with shading in a ...
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Convert Mathematica graphics to TikZ?

Is there a package to convert Mathematica graphics to TikZ code (for inclusion in LaTeX source files)? Such a package, dated 2016-01-30, is described at http://library.wolfram.com/infocenter/...
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Is ExportString defective in V11?

Mathematica doesn't do the best job of exporting figures with shading or transparency to vector graphics formats such as PDF. A common trick employed here and elsewhere on the web to workaround this ...
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Setting non-standard ImageResolution for EMF export as default

Mathematica has a bug in that BarCharts and ListPlots with Filling will export as a ...
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What are the known differences between Save and DumpSave, and how to account for them?

Edit: I changed the title and (slightly) the wording of this question in order to make it more easily answerable. If I evaluate this in Mathematica 9: ...
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Why does repeated export of JPG-Images consume all memory?

I was looking in the history of asked questions for similar questions, but none of the alike questions answered my problem sufficiently. So I ask nevertheless. My system memory is leaked by simple ...
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Probable bug in Export(String) and “String” format

Bug introduced in 6.0 and persisting through 11.0.0 or later ...
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Extracting, Formatting, and Exporting Mathematica AstronomicalData - Is There an Easier Way?

If any of you have tried to use Mathematica AstronomicalData and its newest replacements like StarData, you may already be familiar with the large data issues, and the almost impossible download times....
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Problem exporting Graphics3D into PDF

When I try to export some Graphics3D, like this one: into a PDF file I get a bad appearance like this: It's possible to fix? Steps to reproduce the problem: <...
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Wolfram Data Framework specification?

Motivated by a recent question on the meaning of all sorts of W* acronyms, I would like to get more information about the Wolfram Data Framework (WDF). On its web page http://www.wolfram.com/data-...
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Call Magma in Mathematica

I've written some code in Mathematica, related to some group theory questions I have. Subsequently, I found that part of the code could be significantly sped up if I could just call a routine in ...
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How to export a text into eps without splitting

I want to use MathPSFrag in Mathematica to export graphics to EPS for inclusion in LaTeX files. However, with recent versions of Mathematica this does not seem to work very well anymore. I have fixed ...
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Add a form-field to a PDF

I would like to create a pdf with an editable text field. In other words, a pdf that I can open in Adobe Reader and enter text at a specific location. Is this somehow possible with Mathematica ? A ...
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Text fields in PDF Export

I am trying to implement a way in Mathematica to export graphics to PDF and then use Inkscape from within Mathematica to post process the resulting output with the pdf-latex export option in Inkscape. ...
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How can I export a notebook as a single huge pdf page?

I have a notebook that I would like to export as a pdf file. I currently want to send this to a collaborator, but in general I'd like to keep the technique to future-proof my notebook collection ...
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How to create TAR archive without top-level folder?

Mathematica has the handy CreateArchive function, which allows you to efficiently create a TAR archive from a directory. However, I see no way of specifying not to ...
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ImageSize not working correctly with Legends and Placed directives

It seems that having Placed inside Plot breaks the ImageSize specification: ...
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Export matrix to $\LaTeX$ with style

Is it possible to export a matrix to $\LaTeX$ with style? For example this code will create a matrix with equal spacing matrix and with background colors in some cell, is it possible to export that ...
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Find Import/Export format data

Often Import related questions come up, for which I'm always wanting to inspect the proper import function used to see what ...
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How to change Export default in 11.2?

To achieve the same CSV output as from previous versions Export requires the option "TextDelimiters" -> "". Presumably the ...
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How to set pdf options using Export command

I found that there is an options using right click "save graphic as pdf", like this I test "using most compatible vector representation", and result is good. But how to set these options in ...
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Export of GraphicsRow to PDF is ugly

I have a problem with exporting GraphicsRow[{Plot, Plot, Plot,...}] object to pdf. The line is like ...
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Closed BezierCurve is cut in exported PDF or EPS

Bug introduced in 10.3 or earlier and persisting through 11.1.0 or later Exporting the filled Bézier curve to PDF or EPS yields ...
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Is it possible to create .stp 3D model from Graphics3D ?

I want to create some 3D solid model by Mathematica, and then export it into stp (step) format for further finite element or finite volume analysis in Fluent/ANSYS or Abaqus. But so far to me, it ...
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Exporting *formatted* Excel workbooks

I export Mathematica tables to Excel every day, for sharing reports with non-Mathematica users. It exports the values without flaw, but ignores any formatting. Consider the following: ...
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Is it possible to export animated 3D graphics objects for VR viewing?

I'd like to take an animated 3D graphics object (perhaps created using Animate] and export it to something like sketchfab for VR viewing with Google Cardboard. Sketchfab requires either FBX or BLEND ...
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ContourPlot colors changing in pdf Export

It has happened to me that when I export certain ContourPlot outputs, the colours in the legend appear different in the legend. See below the code and the two ...
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Generating G-code from Mathematica

Has anybody generated G-code (used for controlling milling machines and plotters and other hardware) in Mathematica? High quality inexpensive plotters have reached the market and I would like to drive ...
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Embed 3D objects from Mathematica, in a pdf

Acrobat Reader 9+ supports interactive manipulation of 3D objects. See this file for example - another widely used example are PRC objects which may be produced by Asymptote. Exporting animations ...
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How to fix a PDF line rendering problem in V9

If I run this in V8 ...
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How can I create jpeg images of a given file size?

Cross-posted at Wolfram Community I would like to have a function makeJPG[megabytes_] that generates random jpg images of given file sizes with itf filesize (in megabytes) watermarked on the image ...
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Can styles be exported in EPS as simple text tags for use by LaTeX's psfrag?

Is there a way to export graphics as EPS so that LaTeX can perform style substitutions or modifications on them? I know that it is possible to replace simple text elements in imported EPS files using ...
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Export CAD .STEP files format with Mathematica?

This question is related to following question: questions/130883 which has not been answered yet, because a workaround has been found using an import feature from Autocad. Basically, I want to ...
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Export image as pdf, which is PDF/A valid

Assume following plot in Mathematica (version 11.2): ...
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HTML export: Customize footer

If I export a notebook to HTML, this is inserted at the end of every page: ...
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DirectedEdge character doesn't appear when Save As HTML

The \[DirectedEdge] character doesn't appear when I save a notebook as HTML. Here's the notebook, which saves itself to HTML: Here's the HTML: In the HTML, the <...
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Specify an SVG encoding algorithm?

This recursive function definition creates a number series that I'm interested in: f[y_][x_] := f[y][x] = Mod[10 f[y][x - 1], y]; f[y_][1] = 1 When applying it ...
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Exporting CMYK values

I am having problems exporting my objects as CMYK to either EPS or PDF in mathematica 11.3 on Windows. I have read the related question, how to export cmyk in eps. But simply this will not work, ...
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Export/Put and Import/Get

I have questions about importing and exporting that don't seem to have up-to-date answers anywhere. What's the difference between Export and Put? Which should I use if I care about how long it takes ...
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Inconsistent opacity of points in exported 3D graphics with vector image format

An input of 3D graphics of points with specific opacities for each gives a correct output graphic in its worksheet, but its exported graphic with vector format (e.g. eps, pdf, etc) gives wrong ...
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ImagePadding -> Scaled inconsistency

Let us make a simple Graphics with Scaled ImagePadding specification and check the actual ...
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Boxes in EPS output after PDF -> EPS conversion in Mathematica 11

When I used Mathematica 9, I used to Export to .eps using a .pdf Export, followed by import like the following: ...
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Bug with exporting Image/Graphics into CMYK JPEG?

While answering the question (123118), @RussLyons pointed out that exporting graphics and images in CMYK JPEG does not function correctly. For instance: ...
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Tweet high quality images

I'm trying to export images to a twitter account with mathematica and the quality of the images is rather disappointing. Here are the others in case you want to see it in the wild: here This is ...
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Export a 3D list plot file to 3D viewing format

I am not quite aware of 3D file formats which I can export from Mathematica; I have the following problem. I have a very large 3D list plot (with axes labs, plot legends etc..) from my experiment. ...
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How to export to NetCDF format

Consider I have a scalar field on a grid f(x,y), where x and y can take values ...
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How to export strings and figures as PDF in A4 format

I have a column consisting of strings and pictures, like this: ...
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Export 3D plot or Graphics3D object as stereoscopic 3D .jps file

I recently came across some Matlab code to output a 3D graph as a stereoscopic left/right .JPS file, viewable e.g. with 3D Media Viewer, Stereoscopic Player or using any 3D television or beamer: http:/...
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Problem importing individual frames from QuickTime file

I am having difficulties with a code I am trying to run. Essentially I want to Read in a large .mov video file (60000+frames). ...