Questions related to displaying identifiable labels in graphics or any other expressions, such as in AxesLabel and Labeled. Not to be confused with Goto-Label.

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Center Graphics elements relative to one another, rather than to the full figure

Suppose I wish to generate the following figure in Mathematica: My thought was to build it in parts. First, I make the plot: p = Plot[Sin[2 Pi x], {x, 0, 3}] ...
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Put labels sloped along axes in ListPlot3D

The three text labels in the following figure are all in horizontal direction. How to put the labels sloped along each axis to which it is attached? My Code ...
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Label of Ticks are overlaying

I have a little problem that's driving me crazy. The problem will be clear from the graphic: the text of the tick labels. on the Y-Axis are crossing/overlaying. I tried everything but I found nothing ...
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How to draw a 3D Plot with non-numerical axes?

I've got a CSV file that looks like this: c1,c2,m1,m2,m3 'a','b',1,0.5,4 ... 'x','y',10,100,4.21 Where c1 & ...
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Adding annotations to plot with vertical leader line to the curve

I am working with some GPS data for a bike trip I am going on. All the routes are given so it's easy to simply follow the line on your GPS. I am looking for a way to visually summarize information ...
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Change numerical plot labels on one axis to strings

This question likely has a straightforward answer. Suppose I have a plot something like this: ...
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Customizing X-axis label for groups of 7 (weeks)

I have a set of data organized as a list where each list entry represents a day of the week. The data starts on a Sunday. It represents about 5 months of data. Each element of the list is ...
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Right-aligning variable-length rotated tick labels

I have a list of data where each point should have a label. I would like the labels to be below the plot, where tick labels usually are. This is what I have so far: ...
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ContourLabels issues

The ContourPlot generated by ...
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Labels strangely rendered in PDF

I'm new to Mathematica so I apologize if this is obvious to answer. Anyway, using the following code (most of it is extraneous, to make the plot look the way I want) I plotted the Morse potential, ...
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GeoLabels/Tooltips in Geographic Plots from Dataset

I am looking to plot a list of list of regions, and attach some data to the GeoLabel. All the data is stored right now in a Dataset that contains entries of the form ...
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Plot with two LabelStyle

I need to plot a graph using two different colors for the axis labels. Not working example: ...
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Animating labels

I am trying to create an animation of sine and cosine on the unit circle. Here is what I have thus far: ...
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Is there a way to combine VertexLabeling->True and VertexLabels/Tooltip in TreePlot?

Basically, I'm trying to make Mathematica give me a tree with names inside the rectangles like so: ...while also having the properties of VertexLabels or Tooltip, which lets me place my mouse over ...
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Methods for producting alternating TickLabels in a Plot?

I am producing a plot with alternating TickLabels. Here is a MWE: ...
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Label multiple edges between same vertices

I have a simple graph with multiple edges between two vertices, say: Graph[{ Labeled[a -> b, "A"], Labeled[a -> b, "B"] }] Unfortunately, Mathematica ...
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How to insert Tooltip into incidence plot?

I'm trying to make a graph using a file .NET extracted from a file .CSV and to make tooltiped the vertices' labels. Initially I ...
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How do I use an image as a `ChartLabel`?

I'm trying to use an image as a ChartLabel and I'm getting strange results. Here is a bar chart, with labels, that looks ok: But when I try to replace the "A" ...
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Ratio of variables AxesLabel is messed up when plot exported to pdf

On the vertical axis of a Plot whenever I have a ratio of variables in a string as axes label, the exporting of the plot to PDF format messes this ratio up. Minimal working example: ...
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Customizing the order of appearance of legends in PlotLegends

I have a graph with four curves and I want to custom order their appearance in the legend. In particular, in the graph below, ...
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Plots without axes labeling [duplicate]

I need to plot in Mathematica without labeling. For example, this code: ...
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Bar legend in scientific notation

I am trying to make a bar legend from Min and Max values that are in scientific notation and can adjust the number of digits ...
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Greek letters do not export correctly

Here is a simple plot P0 = Plot[x, {x, -7, 7}, Frame -> True, FrameLabel -> {"Ω", "Y"}] Then I want to export as .pdf it using ...
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How to label Ticks in ListDensityPlot

I have some discrete data and want to make a density plot as ...
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How to group box-and-whisker in parallel for comparison in BoxWhiskerChart?

I have two collections of data: xdata and ydata ...
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Labelling a bar chart with multiple data sets

I'd like to plot a bar chart with two data sets $\{a_1,a_2,\dots,a_n\}$ and $\{b_1,b_2,\dots,b_n\}$ in such a way that the columns appear in the order $\{a_1,b_1,a_2,b_2,\dots,a_n,b_n\}$ and that each ...
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Setting `ChartLabels` in a histogram

I have two data sets that I use to build a histogram in the following code: ...
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Fix the position of the axes label [duplicate]

How can I set the position of the axes labels (X,Y,Z), so that, among other things, they do not overlap with the numbers in the axes? Here an easy example: ...
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Labelling a subset of contours using ListContourPlot

I have a data set with entries of the form [nx,ny,E] and have made a contour plot of this data. I would like to add labels to only a subset of these contours, for instance every other contour. How ...
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Position tick labels on box sides of the axis [closed]

I use ticks label both for scale (0.8, .9, 1.0, ... ) and for marking specific values of interest (with custom text). I'd like the numbers to be above the axis and the text below it. I was able to ...
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Pie/doughnut chart smarter labeling

There are numerous options in Marthematica for pie chart labels positioning: ...
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List Density Plot

What are the axis label for a list density plot? I have it set up to create the plot for 2 columns from a data set I got from an experiment, I'm just unsure of what each axis is supposed to be.
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FontSize problematic when used in LabelStyle

Bug introduced in 9.0.0 and persisting through 10.0.2 or later Consider the following few examples, each producing a trivial graphic object: ...
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How to fix the order in which text appears in an axis label (V7) [duplicate]

One of the AxesLabel is "$:\text{log}|\Phi8b(u)|\color{Red}{\text{Red}}$". Question: How to make it like: "$\color{Red}{\text{Red}}:\text{log}|\Phi8b(u)|$"?. My Mathematica commads: ...
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Equivalent of RadialOutside for Graph VertexLabels

I'm creating a circular graph and want the labels to be placed on the outside of the vertices in a circular manner on the outside of the graph. I've been playing around with the ...
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Labeling points in 3D plot

I am trying to label some points in 3D plotting. First, I'd like to label all points. The code below does not work, there seem to be a problem with a "Graphics" command, any ideas? Next, what would ...
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How can I add labels to the points in my scatterplot?

So I'm creating a scatter plot of a large data array, but need to be able to determine which points are where when I look at the plot, so I'm trying to add labels to them. ...
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Graphicsrow title [duplicate]

I made the following graphic with Mathematica 9.0: Does anybody know how to put a title on the top of the whole graph? (not in each single plot). Basically I used ...
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Formatting ticks of axes to scientific format and modifying the labels [duplicate]

I was trying to plot a function, but had a problem with the tick labels staying close to each other (top plot). DiscretePlot[RmvsB[b], {b, bmin, bmax, bstep}] ...
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Manipulate a parameter within the PlotLabel

Very similar to Parameters in plot titles in which I want to call a parameter from an array using PlotLabel in my plot using ...
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Axis Labels Disappear With Manipulate

I have a ListPlot3D with custom axis labels that I am scrolling with Manipulate. My issue is that the axis labels scroll away as ...
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How to obtain sheared text label effects?

How to make the text labels of 3D plots look always like coplanar with the specific axes planes no matter how the viewpoint/view angle changes? Here is an example of such effect:
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extract x and y axis from plot

I am trying to write a function that read what is the FrameLabel of a plot and translates that to filesystem friendly name, that, for instance does not contain "/" or greek characters and so on ... ...
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Mathematica 10 hangs when modifying plots/themes from Suggestions bar

I am using Mathematica 10 on a computer running Windows 7 (64-bit) with all the most recent updates from Microsoft. My problem is as follows: I create a plot using the ...
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How to put labels on a 3d plot

I'm close, but I'm stuck. Here's my code so far: ...
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Harmonious graph labeling

Is it possible to harmoniously label a graph in Mathematica? I would like a function, that when given a graph, would return a harmonious labeling. If not, is there other software that can do it? A ...