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In Mathematica versions prior to 11.2 or 11.3 (not sure at the moment) it was possible to select the default format type of new output cells via ...
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### Is there a way to substitute a Bracket for a Matrix Rather than a Parentheses When Using Traditional Form

I'm trying to use Mathematica to work my way through some Linear Algebra problems given by Gilbert Strang (Introduction to Linear Algebra). Consequently, I would like to use his notation as much as ...
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### No difference between TraditionalForm and StandardForm in Graph labels

TraditionalForm seems not to be working properly on Mathematica 11.3 when used in Graph. The following MWE ...
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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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### How to define floor/ceiling like TraditionalForm?

We have Floor[x]//TraditionalForm with output ⌊x⌋ If we define ...
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### How to insert a mathematic formula in a Graphics in TraditionalForm?

If a type Style[x^2 + y^2 <= 9, Red, 20] I get: But if I include that in a plot or graphic, mathematic function appear as: How can I get the mathematic formula ...
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### How to customize traditional form for inactive functions?

Let's say I define Lg[n_]:=Log[2,n]. How do I make Inactive[Lg][x]//TraditionalForm output ...
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### Retrieving a formula in a text cell

I was entering a formula in a text cell and all was going well until I selected the formula and pressed ctrl-'/' and then the formula got converted to this: ...
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### How to convert output in traditional format into text and replace spaces with *?

From a following program (part of a longer program) I will get a recurrence in an elegant format. ...
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### VectorPlot3D of the Electric Field E as Determined from the Potential V

I am new to Mathematica and I am trying to create the electric field $F$ from the electric potential $V$ (using arbitrary distances) and then plot the subsequent vector graph to show that the electric ...
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### How to generate images of mathematical equations?

I would like to use Mathematica to generate nice-looking equations for my presentation on Google Slides (which as far as I know can only be an image an image). What's the best way? To be more concrete,...
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### How to pull out negative signs through subscripted variables while displaying output in traditional form?

I am trying to get an expression to display correctly in TraditionalForm, with the negative sign in front of other symbols: ...
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### Formatting standard function names in plot legends

Consider the following: Quit[] Format[Exp[x_], TraditionalForm] (* e^{x_} *) Format[Log[x_], TraditionalForm] (* log(x_) *) Now ...
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### Certain Mathematics symbols in Graphics labels [duplicate]

I want to put the following two labels in my mathematica (3D) graphic: In $\LaTeX$ it would be: $D^2 \times \{ 1 \}$ and $\partial D^2 \times D^1$ For the first one the hard part for me was the ...
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### When is it unsafe to use TraditionalForm output in subsequent input?

Suppose I have MMA's global preferences set to always give me a TraditionalForm output. If I copy-and-paste one of these TraditionalForm outputs into a subsequent input and try to evaluate it (not my ...
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I have a simple prime counting function using the Cyclotomic function. ...
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### Maintain size of integral sign with limits

In a text cell, I am trying to typeset an integral. Notice the large size of the integral sign in this example: But as soon as I try to include limits of integration next to the integral sign, the ...
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### How to print the '| |' in determinant using traditionalform?

Suppose I have a matrix mat={{a,b},{c,d}}, if I want to display the determinant of mat with the two vertical lines, then how do ...
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### How to display the '+' sign in output in typesetting situation?

When I am typing a document I want to include a 'plus' sign in the output cell, e.g. having '+' as the subscript/superscript of a variable, but mathematica doesn't allow me to do that. Are there ways ...
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### Why doesn't defined MakeBoxes display what is constructed in RHS?

Inspired by the @ybeltukov 's answer to this question, if I have the following polynomial poly = a^2 + (a^2 + b^2 - c^2)*x + b^2*x^2; var = x; this generates ...
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This is a followup of "How to check for Mathematica’s definition of XY?, a question by uli on how to access the definition of a built-in symbol. That question focused on ...
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### Greek letter as TraditionalForm not working while export to PDF

Below is the code for an example plot, ...
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### Pretty equations in HoldForm[]

I have been generating equations programmatically, resulting in lists that look like this: {Log[2,(4^4)^3, 3 (Mod[2,4] 4), Log[root[2, 3], 4^4]} where 'root[x,y]'...
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### Hiding independent variables of a function in Traditional Form

I would like to perform a computation which involves fourth-order derivatives of a composite function of four variables. I am defining my function as ...
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### Change Alphabetical Order of TraditionalForm

I'd like to give my students a little visualization of the fact: $$x^n-a^n=(x-a)(x^{n-1}+x^{n-2}a+\cdots+x a^{n-2}+a^{n-1})$$ So, I've tried: ...
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### How to make a control label display traditional form notation

How do you make a control label display notation in tradition form? I would like the label to display the function "f(x)= (1/2)x+1" but in traditional form. How could I modify this code so it works? ...
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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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### Interval notation for NumberLinePlot

Consider: NumberLinePlot[Abs[3 - 4 x] < 2, x, PlotStyle -> {Thick, Blue, PointSize[Large]}, Ticks -> {Range[0, 1.5, .25]}] Which produces this image: ...
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### How to format symbols with tooltip in TraditionalForm?

This is a follow up to this previous question, where a TraditionalForm formatting was defined for the symbol pvB, so that ...
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### Easy way to enter conventional forms of limit expression?

(1) I want to insert into a Text cell conventional in-line mathematical notation like $\lim_{x\to a} f(x)$. I know I can do it by typing the StandardForm ...
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### How to make all cells be displayed in TraditionalForm

I'm writting a test on Mathematica, where most of the text is in Text style. I want that all cells be displayed as if I had gone to Cell>Convert to>TraditionalForm Display without having to do this ...
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### How to write a TraditionalForm for non-commutatively multiplied objects

I would like to write a TraditionalForm output for a string of non-commutatively multiplied objects. I don't really like the default output of the built-in symbol <...
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### Jumping between the InputForm and TraditionalForm during Presentation

In this question a problem has been discussed of how to transform a cell from Input into, say, TraditionalForm within the notebook. There is a related problem of how one could to do that on the ...
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### Change Tensor Product symbol for aesthetically pleasing output

I'm trying to find a way of keeping an ordered list of subscripted integers which can be outputted in an aesthetically pleasing way to make analysis easier. The idea is to have a list of numbers that ...
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### How do I display function application with square brackets in traditional form?

If I type C[x, y] // TraditionalForm I get something that looks like C[x, y] But if I type ...
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### How can I control 'TraditionalForm' substitutions and formatting in special cases?

I have eqns = TraditionalForm[HoldForm[Subscript[W, #][#] = ρ^s[#] Subscript[ω, #] ρ^-s[#]],] & /@ Range which (with ...
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### How I create a 'TraditionalForm' expression in which only parts are evaluated?

I have an expression for the form Subscript[W, f[a, b]][c] = ρ^f[a,b]ω[c]ρ^-f[a,b] that I want to render in TraditionalForm ...
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### How use TraditionalForm input in InputField?

Inside a Manipulate, I'd like one of the controls to be an InputField and to allow the input entered to be in traditional form. ...
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### Define custom StyleData in webMathematica application

I need to set some options to customize the style of TraditionalForm expressions inside a webMathematica application. I asked to Wolfram's Techcnical Support if StyleSheet can be used from within ...
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### Showing the coordinates on a plot in TraditionalForm

I just want to show the coordinates (Log[y/x],Log[x/y]) of a point on a Graphics object, but TraditionalForm fails to convert it,...
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### Removing spurious parenthesis in TraditionalForm

I don't understand the following behavior (in v 9.0.1) of TraditionalForm regarding insertion of parenthesis. Let us start with the a definition for ...
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### Can I enter the traditional form for Binomial as input in an expression?

Is there a way to enter the traditional form of a binomial coefficient, i.e. ${n \choose k}$ instead of Binomial[n,k], like I would enter a radical sign $\sqrt{x}$ ...
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### preventing TraditionalForm from getting “squished”

TraditionalForm[] does a great job generally speaking, with complex equations like the following, ...
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### Why does Mathematica order polynomial forms in reverse from traditional order?

I could very well be missing something obvious, but this has always bugged me with Mathematica and I don't know why it does it or how to fix it. If I enter any polynomial, say, x^2 + x - 1 for ...
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I'm trying to get this expression to display as typed instead of evaluating the 1/1.121. ...
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### How can I prevent kets to from growing too large?

In TraditionalForm, Mathematica formats kets incorrectly in certain expressions. For example, if used in a summation with indices indicated, a ket becomes too "...
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### Using CellPrint with a TraditionalForm string

I am trying to use CellPrint to print a cell that asks a user to solve an equation. This equation is randomly generated right beforehand, and I would like to have it print in Blue. The whole Cell ...
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### How to change brackets in TraditionalForm output

I'm trying to improve TraditionalForm's output by using different brackets when there are more than one. For instance, instead of $u(v(r(b))))$, I'd like to get \$u\{...