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I am plotting 3D points and it occurs to me that Mathematica doesn't have an easy way to specify my points to be plotted in a uniformly scaled cartesian space.

For example I plotted

Show[ListPointPlot3D[{{0, 0, 0}, {1, 2, 3}}], AspectRatio -> Automatic,  PlotRange -> Automatic]

And I get this:

0,0,0 and 1,2,3

I would like to be looking at a box with the dimensions 1,2,3, not something like 3,3,1. The AspectRatio and PlotRange do not help, by the way.

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You need to use the option BoxRatios -> Automatic.

ListPointPlot3D[{{0, 0, 0}, {1, 2, 3}}, BoxRatios -> Automatic]
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Thank you. This works. How do I know? ListPointPlot3D[{{0, -1, 0}, {1, 2, 3}}, BoxRatios -> Automatic] Thanks again. – Steven Lu Jun 26 '14 at 22:19

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