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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Position tick labels on box sides of the axis

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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How to make a list (of data points) whose name is the same as the file name from which the data is imported [duplicate]

I have a set of files, e.g. file1.dat, file2.dat,... containing data (list of data points to plot, manipulate...) I want to do the following ...
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Manually assigning Axes label position in Plot3D

How can I adjust the position of axes labels with respect to the axes they are bound? Like shifting slightly right or left. I do not what to destroy the graphics' dynamics and render it 2D. ...
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Move framed label alongside y-axis

Maybe the answer to this question is trivial but I am stuck with my last modification for hours now. In my plot i added framed labels to add a certain distance of the labels from their axes. This ...
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Way to make contour labels on SliceContourPlot3D?

SliceContourPlot3D doesn't seem to come with the option of putting contour labels on the plots as far as I can see. I'm using the XStackedPlanes option. I don't see any information about how one might ...
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FrameTicks and Ticks on Axes in Same Plot

I have a plot where I would like ticks shown on both the axes and the frame, with them labeled separately. I have custom labels for the frame and want the horizontal axis labeled with ticks ...
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How to make custom frame ticks for a Histogram3D plot

I've generated a 3D histogram using the Histogram3D function and I would like to specify the frame ticks. That is, I would like to make custom labels and locations for the rows, columns, and/or ...
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How to plot against scaled axes?

Say I have some plot, such as: Plot[Exp[-(x - 2)^2/(2*1^2)], {x, 0, 6}, AxesLabel -> {"x", "f(x)"}] But I want to present it with the axis labeled as ...
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Is there a way to control the placement of individual tick mark labels?

Let me start by saying there are a lot of other questions here on SE and elsewhere about tick marks in MMA but I think I am correct in saying that none of them cover exactly what I want (apologies if ...
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Attaching labels to the vertices of an Octahedron

How do you attach the labels (e1,e2,e3,e4,e5,e6) to all 6 vertices of the Octahedron below, ensuring that the labels of the first figure corresponds to the end ...
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Can I label a Manipulate panel?

I wasn't able to find a way to label a Manipulate panel (not the sliders, etc.). Is it indeed not (directly) possible?
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Vertices overlap with vertex labels

How to prevent a behavior on a picture below? Why vertices overlap with vertex labels? ...
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Displaying horizontal axis as legend of a chart/plot?

I'm trying to do a BarChart[] of some data and I'd like to add an additional XX axis below the chart with some additional information. This may also be done with an ...
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How to label the points in `ListPointPlot3D` [duplicate]

To label 2D point plot is easy, eg ListPlot[Labeled[#[[1]], #[[2]]] & /@ {{1, 1} -> 1, {6, 5} -> 2, {4, 1} -> 3}, AspectRatio -> Automatic] ...
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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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Axes labels as multiples of $\pi$

I have a list as containing seven elements: ...
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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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Using PlotLabel with ParametricPlot

I cannot get the label to appear on this vertical line! (Mma 9.0.1 OS 10.8) ParametricPlot[{.5, t}, {t, 0, .5}, PlotStyle -> Blue, PlotLabel -> "z"]
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Labelling Vertices of a GraphicsComplex

I cannot figure out how to label the vertices of a GraphicsComplex, for example ...
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Fixing ticks labels position in plot

I have made a figure with this code, where multiple plots are shown together: ...
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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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How to simultaneously extract contourvalues and contourline?

Given a contour plot, plt=ContourPlot[Sin[x y],{x,-1,1},{y,-1,1}] I can extract the values of the contour lines using, ...
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Labeling columns in grouped charts separately

I want to label sequentially some charts. Say, for instance, that I had: ...
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BarChart3D does not print zeros and odd tick positions

Bug introduced in 9.0 and fixed in 9.0.1 I want to generate a simple 3D view of some frequencies for two variables. I have the counts in a 4x3 matrix, say. This is my bar chart code: ...
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Axeslabel doesn't work when using Frame and FrameTicks,

I'm using FrameTicks and Frame to get a second y-axis. But then my axes labels disappear. I've solved it by using ...
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BarChart: Want to rotate and place a y-axis label on the left side

I would like to know if it's posible to place the y-axis label roated on the left side without using Frame->True and ...
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LabelingFunction in BarChart displays bar-values below x-axis

I'm trying to visualize some data using a BarChart[] in Mathematica. The data should be placed (centered) inside the bars - except the bar is too small. In this ...
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Plot a curve on a lattice

How do I plot a 2d curve and label lattice points to one side of it? I want to plot the curve $f[x]=\frac{1}{x}$, and draw a solid red dot at every lattice point in the following set: $$\{(m,n)\in ...
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How to change the x-axis ticks from numbers to months

I have a ListLinePlot, for which the x-axis is time (November 2011 to January 2014). Now, when I plot it, the x-axis ticks run from 1 to 28 because the time ...
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How to put the axes label on the side of the axis instead of at the top? [duplicate]

For y axis, I hope to put the axis label on the left of the axis. For x axis, I hope to put the axis label under the axis. How can I do that? Thank you very much.
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How to change the position of the PlotLabel? [duplicate]

PlotLabel positions the label on top of the plot by default. I would like to put it below the plot. How can I do that? Thank you.
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How can I move the x-axis label beneath (instead of at the end of) the x-axis?

I borrowed this code from a Wolfram demo. I looked at several answers to the general question of how to move the x-axis label from the end of the x-axis to beneath it (use ...
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Position of axes labels

I have a 2D parametric plot like the following: ...
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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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Logarithms of different bases in TraditionalForm [duplicate]

Is it at all possible to have Mathematica express logarithm functions not in base $e$ using TraditionalForm? Currently, I have the graph of the function $-\dfrac{1}{2}\log_4\dfrac{x}{3}$, but ...
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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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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: ...