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Wolfram Workbench is an integrated development environment, built on top of Eclipse, that is intended to be used for working with Mathematica and other Wolfram Research software.

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Problem with links when using Workbench (Eclipse version) HTML Documentation Build

I am building a package documentation with eclipse workbench. I have used the Mathematica code in the following link Workbench (Eclipse version) HTML Documentation Build HTML issues to fix some ...
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Workbench (Eclipse version) HTML Documentation Build HTML issues

Description The HTML generated for local viewing by Workbench (Eclipse plugin version 10.1.757) has some issues before they can be published. This post is in continuation of the original question ...
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Using the Wolfram Language in a Commercial Product

Background I am currently consulting with a client that is using Mathematica to prototype a number of proprietary algorithms. Many man-hours of work have gone into the development of these algorithms ...
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How to launch Wolfram Workbench?

I begin to use Wolfram Workbench, so need some assistance. I properly installed Workbench and Eclipse. Eclipse shows Workbench's icon in the About Eclipse IDE window. But I have no idea about how to ...
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What are the recommended settings for git when using with Mathematica projects?

Background I'm relatively new to git — currently overseeing an offshore .NET-based development project on GitHub within a private business account, but little experience beyond that. I'd like to set ...
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How to see/trace Manipulate steps?

I am relatively new in Wolfram Language. What I want to solve is tracing "manipulate" steps in one of the demonstration project example codes. In my particular example, there are nearly 20 user build ...
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Where do documentation stylesheets live?

I started using Workbench to write documentation again after some time off. Something must have happened (maybe upgrading to v12?), because now when I double click on a documentation page in ...
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Best documentation for getting started with Wolfram Workbench in 2019

I want to create documentation for a Mathematica package using Wolfram Workbench. I am familiar with basic package construction. (I have been using the excellent intelliJIDEA plugin as a package ...
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Workbench documentation build fails

My old installation of Workbench went inexplicably wrong, so I tried a fresh install of Eclipse & Workbench. Looks good until I try Documentation Build, when I get the following error: An ...
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How to create multilingual documentation inside Wolfram Workbench?

I am relatively new to Mathematica package development. Currently I am trying to migrate a single .m file to a fully grown paclet for future maintainability and currently I am hitting a brick wall: ...
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Wolfram Workbench fails to open .wl file

I'm trying to open a .wl file with the Wolfram Workbench (Eclipse plug-in) and am getting the error message, "Failed to create the part's controls". If I expand the ...
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Why this issue with Workbench?

I just installed the current version of Eclipse and then the current version of Workbench 2 by following the online instructions at the Wolfram site for installing it as a plugin. I can create a ...
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Need a troubleshooting guide for Wolfram Workbench

I am having numerous issues in Workbench and am looking for a useful trouble-shooting guide. I can open the individual *.m and *.nb files. Opening projects is completely hit or miss. There is no ...
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Profiling - workarounds/fixes for unreliable RuntimeTools`Profile? Update added Clue

[MMA 11.0.1.0 Win 10 64-bit] I have tried using RuntimeTools`Profile manually and the most useful profile[] function provided by @Carl-Woll in this answer. Sadly, neither work reliably and the ...
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Import Notebook in Wolfram Workbench

Wolfram Workbench 3* Eclipse (2018-09), Windows 10, MMA 11.0.1.0 [New Eclipse & Workbench installations & this is the 1st test] (* I can no longer find a version ref, all I know for certain ...
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Is Wolfram Workbench available in Eclipse Marketplace?

Is Wolfram Workbench available in Eclipse Marketplace? What versions of Eclipse are compatible?
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Wolfram Workbench Notebook Launch failure

For the first time I attempted to open a Wolfram Notebook file from within Eclipse and I'm given a large error message from Java simultaneously generating a text file on my Desktop and closing Eclipse....
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$Path hijacked by PacletManager?

Summary: Since Mathematica version 6, the PacletManager seems to have engineered an escalating hijack of the $Path variable. Add-on packages need to have a ...
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webMathematica Settings in Wolfram Workbench

I have Wolfram Workbench installed in the Eclipse IDE. Now I am trying to setup the connection in the webMathematica plugin for Workbench to connect to a remote server installed with webMathematica. ...
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Find Definition (F3) doesn't work within workspace or referenced projects

For a single project in Workbench, the "Find Definition" feature (F3, when a function name is selected) takes you to the place where the function was defined, see documentation. According to this ...
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Wolfram Workbench - Mathematica Development Alternatives

Are there any alternatives (IDE or other workflow) to Wolfram Workbench for development and debugging? Elaboration: An open source alternative.
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What is the correct setup when using multiple packages in a Workbench Application project?

With Workbench 3 I created an Application Project which resulted in the following directory/files tree. ...
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What are the Wolfram Workbench 3.0 Special Preferences?

What are the Wolfram Workbench 3.0 Special Preferences: Workspace DSEs; Enable Advanced Technology. The preferences are not described in the help system, the help system explains the preferences as ...
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Wolfram workbench Documentation Tools palette

I have the latest version of Wolfram Workbench plugin installed on Eclipse. But the Documentation Tools palette contained in this does not have all the styles that ...
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What is a Full Function Paclet?

Following the steps in this Wolfram Community post by Emerson Willard adds a new checkbox option to the New Application Project Wizard in Workbench (10.1.822) for "Full Function Paclet". Question: ...
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Creating Paclet with Workbench

I've followed Emerson Willard's guide to creating a paclet with Workbench but am stuck on the step "Build your project and documentation as usual and then create your Paclet file and deploy." I hit ...
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Is It Possible to Resize Workbench Toolbar Icons?

I have recently had need to debug a Mathematica module that I am having trouble with so I reinstalled Workbench (Vers. 2 and 3) and the Neon 4.6 version of Eclipse to tackle this. Workbench is ...
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NotebookFind and String Pattern Expressions

Is there a way that NotebookFind can be used to match string pattern expressions rather than just strings? The documentation for ...
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How to add functions to an application?

Some time ago I created a documented application with the workbench. Now I want to add some functions to this application. So in the project I added a usage message in the .m file, such as ...
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Error inserting options table in documentation

I have a Project named MyProject. In it I have the recommended structure for a project. I've been writing the documentation for many of the functions I've added to ...
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Breakpoints don't work in Wolfram Workbench

I have created .m file and .nb file outside Workbench. Both files are inside single directory. In the beginning of ...
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What do the contents of Index and SpellIndex folders do in applications?

In the built documentation folder of an application with Wolfram Workbench, there are two folders /Documentation/English/Index and ...
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Download DocumentationBuild and Transmogrify without Eclipse

I've been playing with the HTML docs system recently, but want to download the core packages from the source (for downstream users / fun). My digging has gotten me this far: the DocumentationBuild (...
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Fixing links to symbol pages with special characters made with Workbench

I am writing documentation for a package using Workbench v2.0 and Mathematica v9.0.1, and certain Symbols defined by my package have special (Greek) characters characters e.g. ...
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calling up workbench-generated help pages for custom functions [duplicate]

Using Wolfram Workbench 2, I have succeeded in creating custom documentation for custom functions. After doing "Application Tools -> Deploy Application", I can Get ...
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Creating cross-version compatible documentation with Workbench

Wolfram Workbench allows you to create documentation for your own packages that is similar to the build-in documentation center. Integrating this type of documentation with the documentation center is ...
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Failed to load JLink in consecutive antcall's

I'm using Ant script in Eclipse using Workbench on Windows 7. I've used multiple versions but the issue persists. Essentially, I define multiple targets and call them in sequence like this: Multiple ...
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How to add example links to documentation pages?

Link to Wolfram Community version. The Details section of documentation pages often contains ">>" links to the examples below. Is there a quick and easy way to add these links using the Workbench ...
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How to generate docs with the new style?

Is there a way to make the Wolfram Workbench generate HTML with the new documentation styles of version 11.1?
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Wolfram Workbench, Mathematica 11 and Eclipse Mars

I'm new to Mathematica. I have to use it to be compliant with my new colleagues. I have available Eclipse Mars and Mathematica 11, there's a way to use Workbench? None of my colleagues use it or know ...
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linking usage message to package documentation

I am trying to write documentation for a package I made, using Workbench. Let's say I have a function test, first I write a usage message as: ...
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Create keyboard shortcut for automatic source formatting in workbench

In the context menu under Source there is an option to automatically format/indent code, but it doesn't have a keybinding associated. The command also doesn't seem to appear in the Window → ...
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Code/Exp Search Documentation Center Mathematica

I have added several of my own applications to my Mathematica documentation center. Currently Mathematica uses followings notebook options to help the user search for specific functions. ...
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Workbench 2 and 3 Documentation HTML Build Fails (Output file test failed)

In Wolfram Workbench it used to be possible to generate HTML Documentation pages. Now when I build, using Mathematica 10.4+ and Workbench 2 or 3 on Windows 8.1, the HTML build fails (the notebook ...
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Erroneous “undefined symbol” warnings in Wolfram Workbench

Although I'm very much fond of Worlfram Workbench's ability to recognize unused or undefined symbols, sometimes it really annoys me. What I mean is that in some constructions, that are ...
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Editing Wolfram Language Packages and Scripts

Background I am currently working on a large software development project written in the Wolfram Language and I would like to organize my code in Wolfram Language Packages and Scripts (.wl files. See ...
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Customizing documentation from workbench?

The documentation generator is working now for me, but I'm hoping someone knows how to customize the html generation in any of the following ways: Is there a way to keep input cells as text (instead ...
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Documention no longer builds in Workbench

I recently installed the latest Wolfram Workbench plugin in my eclipse IDE (Neon.1a Release 4.6.1). Then I attempted to follow this old tutorial on generating docs with the documentation tool pallete: ...
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How can I build documentation using docbuild.xml outside of the Workbench?

Building package documentation from source notebooks using the Workbench is as simple as a click of a button. How can I automate the documentation build from the command line? I believe that this ...
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Documentation Tools: Don't put web URL in user package docs

I am exploring the Workbench documentation tools for the first time and one of the difficulties I encountered was that every generated (compiled) documentation page includes weblinks. These point to ...