Ticks is an option for graphics functions that specifies where tick marks are placed on axes. It includes options for automatic placement, specific positions, as well as styling options.

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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 set Ticks for an AngularGauge?

How do you set custom ticks on an AngularGauge. ...
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Arrowheads cover the end of the ticks

When arrowheads are added to the axes, the ends of the ticks are covered by the arrowheads, e.g., ticks for $1$ disappear in the plot below, ...
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Labels and tickmarks inside Frame

Is there a way to force Plot and related functions to place the tick labels inside, rather than outside a frame? For example, consider, ...
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Is it possible to position ticklabels on the negative y axis on its right side?

Is it possible to position ticklabels on negative $y$ axis on its right side? Ticklabels on positive $y$ axis should remain as usual:
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Styling ticks in a plot

I managed to turn the ticks inside-out but the ticks go now through the numbers. In fact I would like to have it like in the picture attached (ticks pointing outside the plot and no additional ticks ...
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Getting consistent tick lengths and positions of labels

Bug introduced in 7 or earlier and persists through 10.3.1 or later I'm trying to have identical tick mark lengths for both horizontal and vertical ticks and I wish them to look outside of the plot ...
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Distorted graphics when using custom ticks and AspectRatio -> Full

Bug introduced in 7.0.1 or earlier and partially persists through 10.3.1 or later I am having a problem using custom tick specifications along with ...
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Thickness of frame ticks in a LogLogPlot [duplicate]

I want to plot my function in log-log scale and I want my ticks to be thicker. The code I wrote is: ...
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Thickness of logarithmic tick marks

Bug introduced in 8 or earlier and persisting through 10.3 or later I'm trying to plot a graph wit a logarithmic y-axis. Since I'm exporting the graph to pdf and later printing it, I want to ...
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FrameTicks not appearing with Export to .png file

I'm using 10.1 on Ubuntu 14.04. I am trying to export some plots. However, when I export the plots using Export[file.png, figure, ImageResolution->360], the FrameTicks fail to appear. If I export ...
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two element ticks in a parametricplot

I'm struggling with parametric plot axes ticks edition. I need them to always have one (or two) digits after the coma but now they are like: 0,6 0,8 1, 1,2 1,4 and I need the to be like: 0,6 0,8 1,0 ...
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Two questions (Modifying Ticks and VectorGraphics)

Say x0[u_, v_, a_, b_, c_] := a* Cos[u]*Sin[v] y0[u_, v_, a_, b_, c_] := b* Sin[u]*Sin[v] z0[u_, v_, a_, b_, c_] := c*Cos[v] I take a parametric plot by ...
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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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Ticks in ListLogPlot using LevelScheme [closed]

I am using for the first time the package LevelScheme and I don't succeed in ploting the ticks of the logaritmic vertical scale. Anyone with the same problem? I post an example of the problem: ...
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Use custom frame ticks on an image

I chose as an example a familiar figure! img = Import["Lena.jpg"]; Now let's confine her inside a frame ...
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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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Functional defined Ticks of LogLinearPlot does not work

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 10.3 or later version 10 $Version "10.0 for Microsoft Windows (64-bit) (June 29, 2014)" Consider three ...
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Increase Performance in the Manipulate Command

The code below pretty much looks like and does what I want it to. However, it is sluggish. I realize I have many calculations, and perhaps this is the best I can hope for. But if anybody has any idea ...
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DateListPlot not showing any ticks

With a vector dates (in DateList format), and a vector data that has the same length as ...
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Trying to adjust the numbers for the horizontal axis of a plot [closed]

I have some data (32 points) which corresponds to elements along an artificial transmission line of a fixed distance. The plot in its current form is shown below: What I am trying to do is make the ...
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BubbleChart ignores Ticks option [closed]

BubbleChart does not display ticks to the Ticks option specs. ...
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Adding ticks to PolarPlot [closed]

I want to add some number ticks to a unit circle in PolarPlot like the one attached, but how can I do it? ...
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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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Ticks disappear in Graphics3D with Epilog

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and fixed in 10.0.2 Normally, you can enable Graphics3D to show tick marks by doing this: ...
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Distance between ticks and axes

I've created a plot using the following code: ...
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How to get grid lines at all (log) tick marks in Version 10?

In Version 7 using GridLines -> Automatic (or All) would put a grid line at every log-spaced tick mark: ...
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Is FrameTicks broken in 10.1.0?

On my system, Mathematica 10.1.0 under Windows, none of these FrameTicks documentation examples work correctly: ...
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Ticks don't display on Y-Axis of Histogram when using PlotRange

I have a histogram, if I create it without specifying the PlotRange it works fine and the ticks on the Y-Axis are displayed ...
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Package for nonlinear plot coordinates

Is there a package for plotting in nonlinear coordinates? I mean that I provide coordinate transformation functions {xi(x,y), eta(x,y)}, for example ...
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Longer ticks without specifying the ticks itself

I know similar questions have been asked here before, but i can't figure out this specific problem. I have a lot of plots that i'd like to bring to a publishable form, but in my current customization ...
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How to plot a 3D surface from an Excel matrix, using column and row headers as axis labels

I am trying to use Mathematica to plot a surface chart similar to the ones that are created from Microsoft Excel. The point is to be able to easily colorize and manipulate the plot by free 3D ...
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Tick label is missing

These plots do not show the first tick label on the left: ...
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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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Plot with tick labels but without ticks

In scientific literature, plots often have a design like what I've been trying to make (see below). These images have the following characteristics: 1) Frames on the left and on the right 2) An x-axis ...
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Confused by behavior of ListLogPlot in Mathematica 10

I have a notebook I originally created in Mathematica 8, where the following (simplified) code worked fine. ...
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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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How can I manipulate the number of decimal places in the frame ticks?

Is there any simple way to increase or decrease the decimal places in the frame ticks. I want to make the y axis ticks of the first two and the second two graphs look similar.
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Modify ticks without specifying tick length

I am making a ListPlot, in which the x-axis is the result of AbsoluteTime. I want the tick text to be human-readable by applying ...
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Specify and rename ticks in FrameTicks

When I plot, I use Frame -> True I would like all ticks on the frame axes to disappear and remain only with two ticks, say, 0.1 on the x-axis and 0.5 on the y ...
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Selectively remove ticks in a plot

I would like to remove some ticks from a plot without having to edit manually the list of ticks generated automatically by Mathematica. My aim is to have a plot where the axis label are close to the ...
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FrameTicks in BarChart

I am finding it a strange issue. I want to make a BarChart as ...
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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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How to remove ticks?

I wanted to remove the Ticks in my coding but i can't. Here when i try to remove the Ticks the number also gone. I need numbers ...
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Ticks option is ignored when plotting with Frame->True

Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 10}, Ticks -> {{{4, "Here"}}, {-1, 1}}] ...
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Using the “Automatic” values in FrameTicks

In here, I have asked a question about the use of Tick (FrameTicks). An extension to the question is, ...
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How to label Ticks in ListDensityPlot

I have some discrete data and want to make a density plot as ...