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Re: data source for demonstration

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  • Subject: [mg92172] Re: data source for demonstration
  • From: Jeff Bryant <jmbryant12 at>
  • Date: Mon, 22 Sep 2008 05:27:35 -0400 (EDT)
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   Mathematica 6 can open *.nbp files, just as with .nb files.

Jeff Bryant
Wolfram Research, Inc.

jerry wrote:
> Sir, thanks for your response. I read the faq but it doesn't 
> answer my main question: how does one play a .nbp file in 
> Mathematica? -- which is all I have.
> I'm asking only because the demonstrations thing allowed me 
> to download a source code but it is given only in .nbp, not 
> ..nb.  I went back and looked and saw no option to get a .nb.
> Apparently I have the option to get player, install it, etc 
> just to see this code. Is this my only option (if you know)?
> Thanks again for your attention to this, Rob
> Jeff Bryant wrote:
>>    If you are referring to the Demonstration itself, there is something 
>> in it in the form of a working Manipulate output, but I assume you mean 
>> there is not source code? From the URL below, there is also a link to 
>> the source code notebook (below the caption). This notebook will show 
>> you the code used to create this.
>> NBP files are simply Mathematica notebooks that have been enabled to 
>> work in the free Mathematica Player.
>> You can find more about Player and NBP Files here:
>> Hope this helps,
>> -Jeff Bryant
>> Wolfram Research, Inc.
>> jerry wrote:
>>> Sir, I went to this site and downloaded a .nbp file. 
>>> Mathematica loads this file but there's nothing in it. I 
>>> searched documentation for .nbp files and found nothing. Can 
>>> you tell me how to use a .nbp file? Thank you.

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