# Tagged Questions

Questions on legends, figures (usually insets) that indicate what those lines/bars/points in plots refer to, using arrangements of graphic elements and text, whether manually or using built-in functions.

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### Parametric Plots and PlotLegends: Legend display issues

I'm having some issues getting a plot legend to show up as it normally would when I use plots with frames, on Mathematica 8.0.4.0. In addition to now using a parametric plot, I'm also flipping the y-...
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### Automatic legend does not include all datasets in case of short list of colors

The following code gives legend only for elements with unique color ...
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### How can I add a plot legend with variable value and text?

I have a list plot: ...
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### Plotting: one label for two curves

Consider the following code ...
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### How to use BarLegend on a personalized color function

as the title says i have to show a BarLegend for a graphic built from a matrix. The function used to determine the color of the elements of the curve is  { 1 - 1/3 (msum[[i, j]] )^b, 1 -(msum[[...
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### How to use SwatchLegend in Show? [closed]

Let us suppose i have two graphs for sequences A and B as follows ...
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### Place Legend above Epilog

I am currently struggling with a problem which I haven't seen answered anywhere else. I want to make a ListDensityPlot graph in which I need to draw some ...
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### Changing font size and style in VectorDensityPlot

I have this: VectorDensityPlot[{x, -y}, {x, -5, 5}, {y, -5, 5}, PlotLegends -> Automatic] and want to: 1) Add a label to the column bar legend on the side ...
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### ArrayPlot gives wrong plot legend, how to fix?

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 10.4.1 My minimal working example is the code ArrayPlot[{{1, 0.1, 0}, {0.1, 0, 0}}, PlotLegends -> Automatic] ...
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### Adding lines and labels at custom positions in BarLegend

Currently my BarLegend looks like: BarLegend[{(ColorData["Rainbow"][Rescale[#, {0, .125}]] &) , {0, .11} }] I would like to add white (maybe dotted) lines ...
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### Grid: How to assign a common legend to multiple plots?

I made four plots, named Fig1~Fig4. Then I used Grid to put them together in one figure. Now I wish to add a legend in the bottom of the last figure. ...
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### Change or force plot legend marker symbols

I am wondering if there is a way to force the plot legend symbol for each respective plot. I am currently using a package created by AlexeyPopkov, which corrects the off-centre plot marker issue very ...
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### Show and PlotLegend row spacing

In this toy example I make some plots, each with a legend, and combine them with Show. All the legends are assembled into a column which is helpful but it is too high for the size of plot. How can I ...
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### How to make height of PlotLegend the same as height of plot which has a fixed horizontal width

This is a problem of Legends in density plot. As pointed out by this post. Generally we want to same height of legend bar and plot. The code for the basic case is ...
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### BarLegend problem when rescaling color of multiple vectorplot

I want to make multiple vector plot at same color scale with same BarLegend. Similar posts are (1), (2) I made a minimal example to show the problem I encountered ...
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### Add color bar in SphericalPlot3d in version 8

I want to add a color bar in my spherical plot. I have tried the BarLegend command in version 8 but it seems not working. Could anyone help me out a bit? I wrote ...
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### Colour bar for contour 2D graph [duplicate]

How could I plot the colour legend for my 2D contour graph ...
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### How to make a legend for multiple curves using ListLinePlot

Here is my code ...
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### Different fonts in the same Style in a Plot

I have a plot, not important what it is and I have a linelegend as below: ...
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### ShowLegend - length of legend items

I have the following example code and would like to make the lines in the legend longer - how can that be done? Is there another possibility to plot such a legend when using ...
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### Can I put Plotlegend to each my rho values?

I want to put PlotLegend[] into my graph for every rho value. Graph P is for ...
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### Bad output for SwatchLegend using LegendMarker with an EdgeForm

Consider the following input which should give a legend with a red rectangle and a black frame: ...
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### How can I have PlotLegends showing the legend on a single line instead of two?

I am using PlotLegends in a Plot command to label each line of my plot (it has 4 different functions plotted) but the legend is split in two lines. I would like it two appear in a single line so it ...
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### Multiple PlotLegends ignore NumberForm

Imagine a set of curves data = Transpose@Table[{Exp[t], Exp[1.1 t], Exp[1.2 t], Exp[1.3 t]}, {t, 0, 5, 0.1}]; which should be labelled with numbers ...
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### Names disapper when using PlotLegend [duplicate]

I am using Mathematica 8.0.1.0 and when I use PlotLegend the names disappear. Could you help me fix it? Thank you. ...
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### Discrete color bar: height not adjusting

I am trying to adjust height of my color bar, but LegendMarkerSize is not doing what it is supposed to do. Code ...
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### How to discard colorbar shadow in contour ploting in mathematica [closed]

I am plotting a contour plot in Mathematica with Showlegend command, but trouble is that I am getting a black shadow with colorlegend which I want to remove. ...
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### TargetUnits in BarLegend

Is there any way to get the '%' in the BarLegend to be black instead of light gray? ...
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### LineLegend is behaving erratically

The top one is fine, but if I change Red into dashed version, it behaves erratically.
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### Generating plot legends [duplicate]

I want to generate a list as below for the legend of my plot, {D=0, D=0.5, D=1, ...} using the code ...
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### BarLegend with two different scales (ticks&labels)

I am looking for a way to plot e.g. a legended DensityPlot with a BarLegend, where the colorbar shows two differently scaled ...
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### Bar legend coloring doesn't correspond to array plot coloring in the expected way

Execute this code: ...
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### Does PlotLegend lie in a figure?

I wonder if PlotLegends is part of a figure. Indeed in the code ...
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### Problem with PlotLegends in Manipulate

Please consider this simple code: Manipulate[ Plot[{a Sin[x], a Cos[x]}, {x, 0, 2 Pi}, PlotLegends -> "Expressions"], {a, 1, 2}] Mathematica returns this ...
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### Problems with formatting PlotLegends text [closed]

To avoid issues, I post here the photo to explain you better what my problem is. So what I would like to have, is a "correct" writings of the legend text for the Blue function. I would like it to ...
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### Making a better looking plot legend

I want to plot two (or more) functions, inserting in the plot itself the legend that will clarify me what are those plotted functions. I know this basic standard command lines: ...
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### Matching colors in BarLegend and colorfunction

How I can use Hue as color function in BarLegend in this density plot? ...
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### Combine multiple swatch legends

How can I combine multiple SwatchLegends? As a minimal example: ...
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### inset legend from top right corner / find size of swatchlegend bounding box

The question is the following. Using Inset, we can insert a legend in a Plot (in a Graphic, in general). E.g. ...
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### BarLegend too large for plot in version 10.3

In previous versions, the following code, taken from here from @kglr, used to give a reasonably sized legend, but in version 10.3 gives a huge legend. ...
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### How to border legends in ListLinePlot

I'm trying to use ListLinePlot for 3 data sets, and I want to put borders for my legends. Here is my code: ...
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### Is it possible to use vectorized Plot Legend?

I upload data using the following code data = Import["L" <> # <> ".dat"] &/@{"10", "102", "103", "104"}; My function is ...
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### How can I plot legends on only some of my curves that all plotted together?

I am using ListPlot to plot many lines in the same graph. I want to put in a legend but only for a subset of these lines. For example ...
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### Formatting legend text font multiple times

I have the same question as asked in this question. With the difference that I want to change multiple legend entries. I tried: ...
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### Plot legends not displaying correctly

I'm having an issue with a notebook I'm running. I'm generating a bunch of plots, but the legends aren't showing up correctly. I generate a bunch of plots every time I run the program so I wrote a ...
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### How to generate a Log BarLegend for a DensityHistogram

I have a Log count histogram: DensityHistogram[myData, 100, {"Log", "Count"}, ColorFunction -> "Rainbow", ChartLegends -> Automatic] But ...
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### Customizing a graph (Dashing, PlotMarkers, Labeled)

There are actually several questions here but I thought they are closely related so I should not split into several posts. Here we go... I have the following list ...