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What are "\<" and "\>" delimiters in box expressions?

This syntax was deprecated in the version 6.0 era. According to the legacy documentation, For example, in version 5.2, the following strings are interpreted differently ...
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How to make version 12 print Root objects to screen normally as in earlier versions?

Making the comments into an an answer as suggested. SetSystemOptions[ "TypesetOptions" -> "NumericalApproximationForms" -> False] will restore the legacy ...
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What is a printer's point?

There are three kinds of units for measuring on-screen length, i.e. pixels, points and physical units (like inches/centimeters/etc.). For me the confusing part is pixels vs. the so-called "points". ...
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How can I get rid of a persistent tooltip?

Preface: This issue seems to appear solely on Linux. For me, a reliable way to reproduce it is to do the following: Create this plot wich contains an invalid Epilog ...
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How to make datasets display correctly?

The reason for the difference between ugly and nice is in the (hidden) data type that Dataset...
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Display 10^n as power

An alternative would be to define your own number form: ...
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Reflection colors are lost on high resolution MeshRegion

I think that the option PlotTheme for large MeshRegions is automatically set to "LargeMesh" ...
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What are "\<" and "\>" delimiters in box expressions?

Summary of the all available information In the hoarier days space-like characters (spaces, newlines, tabs) inside strings were interpreted on input in an odd way: for example single newlines ...
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Display a list or array as a centred triangle

You could do it like this: ...
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Grid Centring around Divider

Update 2: A function that takes a list of cell indices and a Grid object to interactively adjust the alignments and paste the input form of the selected ...
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New display format needed: "drag box"

Here's a more robust version of Rojo's answer: ...
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Any way to make my equations look better, more Latex like?

You can use MaTeX to get $\LaTeX$ formatting directly: MaTeX["\\frac{1}{N}{\\sum _{i=1}^N \\frac{\\tilde{x}_j^i(k|k)}{\\sqrt{P_{\\text{jj}} (k|k)}}}"] ...
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How to add/insert a well aligned graphics on top of another one?

I think it may perhaps be easier just to combine plots and modify (e.g. suppress unnecessary frame ticks). I post this as a motivating answer rather than definitive answer. ...
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How to increase height of square brackets in legend label?

LineLegend[{Red, Green, Blue}, {1, 2, 3}, LegendLabel -> StandardForm[d [HoldForm[10^6 km]]], LabelStyle -> 10] ...
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Control of individual Framed edges?

An alternative way of getting a similar display would be to define a new function leftFramed that only puts a vertical extensible line to the left of the content: <...
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Control of individual Framed edges?

Would a CellFrame around a TextCell work? ...
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help example blank in 11.3 under ref/ExclusionsStyle

This comes from a bug we were working on shortly before release. We have a special documentation build which builds the documentation notebooks from source (authoring) notebooks. One of the things ...
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HoldForm is not working as I would expect

Why it happens When you enter an expression and evaluate it in Mathematica, MakeExpression is used to convert the box expression (i.e. the description of the exact ...
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Elegant zebra striping for Grid?

Does this work? Grid[RandomInteger[1, {5, 4}], Background -> {None, {Lighter[Blue, .9], {White, GrayLevel[.9]}}}, Dividers -> All ]
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Printing binary numbers with extra zeros

It's unclear in your question if you are asking for a String for NumberForm. FORM If you want to change the Form but not ...
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Coloring tables

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Display 10^n as power

I hadnt seen Eldos answer before now, but I did copy the SetAttributes and ClearAll from him. Define: ...
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Display Short Form of Large Matrix

Here is my answer: ...
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What rules determine displaying implicit '×' between products of functions in Mathematica 12?

Rough answer: things which are "mathy functions" don't show the the implict times, all others do. Numbers times function or symbols times function don't show the symbol. Two NumberQ things in a row ...
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how to use MatrixForm on a matrix after applying NumberForm on it?

Export suffers similar problem. The solution I found is, use *Form only on numbers: ...
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How can I display all fonts on one screen size?

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HoldForm is not working as I would expect

(The basic idea is from this answer by xzczd.) Try this: ...
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Ugly fraction in a label

Based on @Mike's answer here, add ScriptLevel -> 1 to Style. Mathematica uses the ...
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Text and maths displaying weirdly

Grid is the most versatile formatting function for producing tabular output. It allows almost endless twiddling with the look of the table. Here is a relatively ...
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Pretty printing of factorization output

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