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Questions about printing from Mathematica. Includes questions about scaling output, printing to PDF, specifying headers and footers and other layout elements, the printing environment style sheet version etc.

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Export paginated table

I have a large data set which I need to export as a table to a PDF file. At the moment, I do this by exporting as CSV, applying some styling in Excel (display as table, autofit column width, etc.), ...
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Printing a notebook without background color to save ink

I sometimes need to print hard copies of my notebooks, but I really like having a background color to make the notebooks easier on my eyes. Is it possible to automatically remove the background color ...
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What is better coding for turning list into sequence without curly brackets?

There are less satisfying Q/A for what I am asking but none that actually answer the question. Suppose one has a=1; b={2,3}; And one wants to print a sequence ...
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When print or save as PDF the font size is too large

When I print or save as pdf the font size is too large I have printed the whole notebook to pdf or saved it to pdf, but the font size was too large, and I have set the ...
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Redirecting All Prints (including those in subkernel) to file

How do I redirect all printed text to a file instead of the FrontEnd? This question was answered in Temporarily redirect the output of Print[ ] to a second file, except that this does not capture text ...
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How to view the print/PDF printable page edge in a Notebook?

Motivation: I don't normally print or save as PDF notebooks, but when I do, it's annoying to see that some plots exceded the page width as defined in the print configurations. It would be nice to see ...
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wolframscript — How to print in color

I want to print to the console in color from a wolframscript. I tried just using a Style: ...
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Setting the style of the output in a text file

My problem is related to FormatType of the Output of Print[]. Look at this example code <...
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Stop notebook from auto-scrolling upon printing

I've long been peeved that the front end scrolls automatically during evaluations, and I've finally sat down to pin down the exact behavior. It seems that the front end auto-scrolls whenever printing ...
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How to suppress printing statments in function call

I defined a function in Mathematica using Module similar to ...
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How to print strings and numbers inside a While? [duplicate]

I'm trying to print the dimensions of some Vector spaces, but I want to print strings with it so I can read the results more easily. I tried this ...
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How do you print a function's content?

Sorry if this is a newbie question, but I could not find a solution. Say I have two functions, like: ...
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Is there a way to use CellPrint on dataset objects?

I am trying to assign a cell tag onto my cell with contents in the form of a dataset. However, I am receiving the following error: The wrong number of arguments (12) was given to a box ("BoxData") ...
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How to print a collapsed cell group?

I would like to print a group of cells exactly like what I get from this: ...
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Page Breaks display incorrectly and other Print Out Appearance issues

on the left is Mathematica with its Page Break on display and on the right the PDF file with worng breaking. How is this happening? The Page Break has been automaticly generated and if i were to add ...
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Getting the scaling right when printing to pdf

I have created a report in Mathematica containing Datasets, charts, plots and text. It looks nice on my screen, but everything becomes too large when I print it to PDF. How can I make everything ...
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How to cap ImageSize at the notebook width?

Graphics[{Circle[]}, ImageSize -> Automatic] creates a figure which is 360 pixels wide (same as Medium), if it fits in the ...
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DisplayFormula font is hard to read in print

My equations that use DisplayFormula style are a bit hard to read when printed on paper. Some lines look very thin. For example, a negative signs are so thin it is easy to miss them. Is there a way to ...
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How to properly print a table

to bootstrap my experience with Mathematica I'm trying to use it to print a table of values where the columns are different trigonometric functions and the rows contain different the values of said ...
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Can I mimic Mathematica's Messages functionality?

In a nutshell I'm trying to mimic Mathematica's Message window functionality in that I'm trying to Print to a notebook other than the invoking notebook. That is, as my process is running from ...
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Printing to a specific printer / changing default printer

I have multiple printers for different media formats / sizes connected to a single Windows 7 machine running Mathematica 11.0.1.0. I'd like to be able to direct ...
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How can I Influence the number of digits when printing a polynomial expression or when I want to make it a String?

I have an expession (it is the result of Fit) but I want to print or display an abbreviated form with all numbers in it rounded to say 6 decimal digits. ...
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Print expressions using local variables in Module without Dollar sign: is that possible

In a Module, I want to print the result of some data fit. I use something like this: ...
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What are the UnitConvert units for ItemSize and FieldSize?

I have discovered the unit for ImageSize is "DesktopPublishingPoints" as setting ...
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Lock .nb cells of a file

I'm working on my research and I defined a few function that I don't want anyone to take from my code. And I must submit the Mathematica file to a public place. Is there any way to lock my nb file by ...
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Printing problem: PDF output has a plot error

In my Mathematica file I have several plots that I put together in a grid. One of the plots is coded with the following code: ...
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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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How can one programatically change Magnification or select others than offered?

There is a small Selection box in the lower right corner of the Mma window to change the screen Magnification. One can select Magnification between 50%, 75%, 100%, 125%, 150%, 200% and 300%. (...
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Inserting page break to output cell from code

I'm doing some calculations on a notebook, and then I print the results. All my code is written in a single cell. Later, I save the notebook as a PDF file. I want the results to be grouped correctly, ...
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print my mathematica online (cloud) notebook on my printer

I am using mathematica online to study calculus. I can find no documentation about printing a notebook that is stored online (in the cloud). All the documentation I have found is for the PC version of ...
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Switching Style for more than one Print item (like escape sequences)

I know about the possibility to use Style in Print to influence the color of the next item, e.g. ...
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Off printing plots in manipulate [duplicate]

This is very simple question. On the Manipulate control screen, if I set the parameter and hit "Enter", it will produce some plot under the manipulation. Can I shut off the printing even if I enter ...
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Decrease magnification for printing

I would like to decrease the magnification to a value of my choosing for printing purposes. How can I do this? Screen magnification, set at the bottom right of the window, doesn't carry to print ...
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How to Print a Cell Landscape in a Portrait Orientation Notebook?

I have a few cells in a report (notebook or CDF) that need to be printed "Landscape" where the rest of the report is printed ...
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Magnification, ScreenResolution, ScreenInformation and Printing: Please shine some Light into it!

According to How to set default magnification for all windows Mathematica assumes 72 dpi screen resolution. In my computer, the screen resolution actually is 120 dpi which is a very common value on ...
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Printing definitions properly

GeneralUtilities's definition printing functions are very useful, I find them much better than Save and friends because they format the code properly. However, ...
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CForm not getting exp(), pow, log() functions

I'm performing derivatives in Mathematica and I want to use them in a C code. For that, I'm using CForm as for example in this expression: ...
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“Save Graphic As…” suddenly doesn't work

I suddenly can't create jpegs or pngs using the menu. I have not changed versions or operating systems lately, but the method I've used all along suddenly doesn't work. When I create a plot, left-...
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Is it possible to retrieve a previous un-evaluated, un-normalized input?

For example, if I do this: In[42]:= {{2}, {3}} // MatrixForm where In[42]:= is the notebook prompt, I am looking for some way ...
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Is it possible to split the last cell in a group of cells, such that the split-off part remains grouped with the old group? How can one achieve this?

I have a notebook with several groups of cells grouped with their respective headlines (Title ... down to Subsubsection). I grouped them all manually. It often becomes necessary, to add something to ...
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Printing what appears in Working environment

I have this notebook appearance in the Working environment, and I'd like it to have the same appearance when it is printed. Suggestions appreciated!
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No PDF file produced (Font Problem) [closed]

When I want to export my notebook as a PDF document, I get the following error messages from Adobe Standard 11, which I use as PDF "printer": %%[ ProductName: Distiller ]%% %%[Page: 1]%% %...
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Is it possible to change the fontsize and simultaneously TabSpacing when printing a notebook in the working enviroment

It is a dilemma: In order to easily edit code on the screen, I have to set Magnification to 1.25 and also to set fontsize for Input (using Courier New bold for Input) to 12 pt. Of course, in this ...
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Why can't I change the Magnification in Printout Style in Default.nb

This happens with Mathermatica 10.3.1.0: When working with a notebook, I can choose between different working environments. However, they inherit their settings from Default.nb situated at c:\...
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How to Add a PageBreak menu by MenuSetup.tr

In 1998 there was a discussion on comp.soft-sys.math.mathematica how to add am PageBreak menu to Mathematica. I used the recipe from there for very long time (in fact, I used Mathematica 4 till ...
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How to print TeXForm running script?

I've got a simple script which runs in bash some code - I want now to get an answer in TeX Form. If I would run Mathematica code inside the interpreter, it would be easy: ...
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Frame with round corners does not look the same in Working and Printout environments

I want to generate some graphics that contain framed texts with rounded corners that display correctly in the Working and ...
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Manipulate panel does not print (or print to pdf) the same as it displays in a notebook [duplicate]

Whenever I print (or print to pdf) a manipulate panel it never looks like the manipulate panel I have in the notebook on my display. This is what the manipulate panel looks like on my display. ...
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Expanding/printing function with constrained arguments [duplicate]

Let's say you have a function $ f(t) = t, \text{ for } t > 0,$ declared in Mathematica as f[t_?(# > 0 &)] := t; How do you print that function? I ...