Skip to main content
40 votes

User interface Mathematica 12.1 terribly slow

Official Statement In case some of you missed it: There was an official reply from one of the WRI devs recently in our chat Hi. This is Jose, from Wolfram. We are aware of an unacceptable slowdown ...
halirutan's user avatar
  • 113k
28 votes

Pop-up appeared and then disappeared during first documentation search in 11.2

Version 11.2 features a completely rewritten documentation search system. This version is incompatible with the search indices created by previous versions, nor can previous versions read the new ...
Itai Seggev's user avatar
  • 14.2k
27 votes

User interface Mathematica 12.1 terribly slow

Dataset was restructured in the 12.1 release in order to support expanded formatting options and interactivity such as hiding and sorting. As a result, some Dataset outputs showed a slowdown due to ...
jose's user avatar
  • 6,423
19 votes
Accepted

in V 12.3, expression in notebook shakes when scrolling mouse to edit them. How to stop this effect?

I think I understand the reason why it happens, but I'm not certain how to fix it, so this is more of an extended comment than an answer. The reason it happens is because rather than actually ...
MassDefect's user avatar
  • 10.1k
16 votes
Accepted

Distance measures on a map of a game

Both tasks you outlined could be fused into a single app - screenshot is above. I assume that because this is a game the corrections due to geodesic model (flat map from non-flat planet surface) do ...
Vitaliy Kaurov's user avatar
13 votes

How can I define symbols but not have them show up in the front end?

Core Function Here's a single function that does all this coloring stuff: ...
b3m2a1's user avatar
  • 47k
11 votes
Accepted

How can I add a vertical spacing in a `CheckboxBar`?

You can wrap CheckboxBar with Style using the option DefaultOptions to modify the ...
kglr's user avatar
  • 399k
10 votes

Scroll Through Layers of ListLinePlot3D

...
Bob Hanlon's user avatar
  • 160k
10 votes

How can I make the vertices of a tree graph clickable?

Maybe something like this: ...
lericr's user avatar
  • 30.4k
9 votes
Accepted

Button to generate a report not working

Add the option Method -> "Queued": ...
kglr's user avatar
  • 399k
9 votes
Accepted

How to make a Locator3D/LocatorSphere?

Here's something to get you started with a new design. First we make the function that actually makes a DynamicModule. It supports having more than just a sphere ...
b3m2a1's user avatar
  • 47k
9 votes

Make a ChatGPT-like interface to Mathematica documentation/ this site?

This is not a full answer but a starting point, which illustrates both the strength (it looks reasonable) but also the strong limitation of present day chatbot in producing correct Mathematica code. ...
chris's user avatar
  • 23.1k
8 votes

How to use ? (short help of multiple functions)

?? is the same as Information. ?Sin is the same as ...
Johu's user avatar
  • 4,968
8 votes
Accepted

I believe Beep uses the system sound which is obnoxious and rude. How does one create a friendlier less intrusive sound?

It's not too hard to make your own Beep[] and change the definition. You may have to let Mathematica download the Marimba sound the first time you use it, or ...
flinty's user avatar
  • 25.6k
7 votes
Accepted

Evaluate in place annoyance

Use Style with the option ShowStringCharacters -> False around the prompt: ...
kglr's user avatar
  • 399k
7 votes

Avoid clipping label in IntervalSlider?

You can tweak underlying Graphics: ...
Kuba's user avatar
  • 137k
7 votes
Accepted

PercentForm in SetterBar Labels

The docs list the control form {u,{u1->lbl1,u2->lbl2,...}} for the setter bar, so just use ...
Alan's user avatar
  • 13.8k
7 votes
Accepted

How to turn off File Browser prompt?

If you set the (documented) cell option CodeAssistOptions -> {"FileCompleteEnable" -> False} then the File Browser popup won't appear when editing ...
Michael E2's user avatar
  • 239k
7 votes

Make a ChatGPT-like interface to Mathematica documentation/ this site?

In addition to OpenAILink in the Wolfram Paclet Repository (see answer here by @chris), there is also an option via the Wolfram Function Repository. I did not want this answer to get lost in the ...
Vitaliy Kaurov's user avatar
6 votes
Accepted

What's the icon of Mathematica 11?

It seems that the Resource folder is not available in the cloud installation directory, which should contain the icon. But here is the icon from my installation.
vapor's user avatar
  • 7,921
6 votes

How to create and use my own *.tr FrontEndResource and FrontEndResourceString files

Here's a sample way you could do something sorta like this. Clearly there's some bound list of resources proper that I don't yet know how to edit (despite many ...
b3m2a1's user avatar
  • 47k
6 votes
Accepted

Zooming a list plot without writing code

Yes, it is possible, so long as you don't demand to retain (add) a frame or axis on an arbitrary part of the plot. That is if you are satisfied to zoom in on only a portion of the graphic, perhaps ...
Mr.Wizard's user avatar
  • 272k
6 votes

Mathematica steals focus after finishing computation

In the "System Settings / Windows / Behaviour" I have "Window focus mode" set to "Mouse", so that focus remains with which ever window the mouse is over. If I change it to "Click" I see the behaviour ...
mikado's user avatar
  • 16.8k
6 votes

Avoid clipping label in IntervalSlider?

You can also wrap the interval slider object with Style and use DefaultOptions to set ...
kglr's user avatar
  • 399k
6 votes
Accepted

IntervalSlider inside Manipulate

Use ControlType -> IntervalSlider. ...
Domen's user avatar
  • 27.6k
6 votes

How can I add a vertical spacing in a `CheckboxBar`?

prjs = {prj1, prj2, prj3} = RandomReal[#, 100] & /@ {1, 2, 3}; To widen the spacing of the checkboxes, you can use multi-row labels with the extra rows ...
Bob Hanlon's user avatar
  • 160k
6 votes

Scroll Through Layers of ListLinePlot3D

...
kglr's user avatar
  • 399k
6 votes

Make a ChatGPT-like interface to Mathematica documentation/ this site?

I was prompted to proclaim the paclet "OpenAIMode" here. :) Here is a related presentation recording: "OpenAIMode demo". Here is an example of how to find "help" within ...
Anton Antonov's user avatar
5 votes
Accepted

SetterBar behavior

To keep button size, one option would be to add StringPadRight ...
garej's user avatar
  • 4,885
5 votes
Accepted

How do I accept user input through keyboard?

One way to do this is to use an event handler to manage the keystrokes. The images, the current rating and the image's index (in the list of images presented to the user, are all inserted in a ...
m_goldberg's user avatar
  • 108k

Only top scored, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible