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Re: Colored Output

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  • Subject: [mg87267] Re: Colored Output
  • From: David Bailey <dave at>
  • Date: Sun, 6 Apr 2008 06:41:53 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <ft4n1k$3pt$> <ft7ghe$bsq$> at wrote:
> I have been told I can use MakeBoxes:
> MakeBoxes[a, StandardForm] := StyleBox["a", Green]
> Then, evaluate
> D[a Sin[x], x]
> If you're default output format type is TraditionalForm, then just
> substitute TraditionalForm for StandardForm in the MakeBoxes rule.
> thanks to Carl of Wolfram.
You could execute both MakeBoxes assignments in order to cover both 
cases - they will work together quite happily.

David Bailey

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