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Wolfram Predictive Interface

Whether you are entering commands or working with results, the Wolfram Predictive Interface streamlines your workflow. The Input Assistant offers context-sensitive autocompletion, including for options and user-defined functions, along with function templates and dynamic highlighting. Once you finish a computation, the Suggestions Bar provides immediate access to possible next steps optimized for your results. The Image Assistant and Drawing Tools provide point-and-click image processing and graphics editing.


Suggestions Bar

click suggested actions perform the action on the output

display more suggested actions

combine several actions into one input expression

get a Wolfram|Alpha report on the output

send feedback

Input Assistant

Context-Sensitive Autocompletion

Tab, Enter, or click insert the selected completion

Function and Option Templates

Ctrl+Shift+K display the function template list

Image Assistant

Selection Tool click and drag on the image for single or multiple selections

Crop Tool click and drag on the image to crop

Transformation Tool flip, rotate, and resize the image

Image Information display image properties such as dimensions and color space

More tools & actions perform more image processing actions such as filtering and feature detection

Drawing Tools

Ctrl+D open interactive drawing and editing tools (Graphics ► Drawing Tools)