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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Ticks at multiples of $\pi$ in SciDraw

I'm having some trouble getting the labels right in a SciDraw figure. More precisely, I want labels at half-integer multiples of $\pi$, and I want them as clean inline fractions (i.e. as $\pi/2$ and ...
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How to label ticks in ListLogLogPlot in scientific form in MMA 10.4?

This is a question regarding ListLogLogPlot in MMA 10.4. I have tried the solutions suggested in 5369, and they do not appear to work in MMA 10.4, so I would be grateful if this could be considered a ...
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How could I located Ticks on certain ridge/edge in cube box in Graphics3D/Plot3D

When I Plot a Graphics3D with samething like Axes -> True, AxesLabel -> {"X ", "Y ", "Z "}, Ticks -> {Range[-10, 10], Range[-10, 10], Range[-10, 10]} ...
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How to increase the size of fonts and tick marks and numbers in plotting a contour plot in Mathematica 8.0?

I have some function of two variables, $x$ and $y$, and I would like to plot $x$ vs. $y$ parameter space probability distribution function in which the contours are represented by ...
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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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How to Make the Tick Marks of Both Axes the Same in a 2D Plot?

In an earlier post, I asked how one can change the ratio of the units of the axes. The easiest way to set the ratio to one was 1- setting a PlotRange and 2- using ...
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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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Graphics with grid lines [closed]

With the following example code Graphics[ { Line[{{0, 0}, {6, 6}}] }, ImageSize -> {500, 500}, Frame -> True ] I get: How can I produce grid ...
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How do you make y-axis labels and Ticks bigger in a BoxWhiskerChart

I'm trying to do a BoxWhiskerChart in Mathematica with a very specific Style. Specifically, I'm trying to get the y-axis labels (the numbers) to be bigger (point 72)...
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How to get grid lines at all (log) tick marks in Version 10?

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and fixed in 10.1.0 Update: It seems that only versions 10.0.0, 10.0.1, and 10.0.2 are affected by this problem. For 10.0.0 there is no general solution known to me due ...
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min and max in Ticks determination

I wonder, how Mathematica determines the values that it sends to custom tick functions, ie. the minimum and the maximum on the axes? Here is an example: ...
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Translate Tick Marks

The code below creates a StreamPlot for a nonlinear system of first-order ODEs: $\dot{x}=y,\dot{y}=x+\tfrac{1}{4}x^{2}$ I have created a simple zoom slider that expands the region about the critical ...
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Half Plot - half LogLinearPlot

Is it possible to do a plot which is partially Plot and partially LogLinearPlot? The reference figure is We see that the $x$-...
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Thickness of logarithmic tick marks

Bug introduced in 8 or earlier and persisting through 10.4 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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Mathematica flip the axes ticks (negative values) to other side

I have a plot as shown, I want to change the axes ticks of the negative values as shown below, I went through this post and with this answer, I am able to do only for Y-axis. Can someone please ...
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Export high resolution figure causes missing ticks

I understand that Mathematica has a bug when exporting images. The ticks are scaled not correctly when exporting at high resolution. For example: when you do: ...
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Remove minor ticks

I would like to remove minor ticks from my plots. For example, consider the following code: Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 10}] which generates: Is there any away to ...
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Labeled destroys the log scales in “log” plots when notebook is re-opened

Bug introduced in 10 or earlier and persists through 10.4 While testing this pdf export bug caused by Labeled, I noticed that this function also destroys the log ...
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Ticks in v10 - a bug or undocumented change

Bug introduced in 10.0 and fixed in 10.4 In this post @Heike provides this code: ...
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CustomTicks LogPlot issue [duplicate]

I have Mathematica 10.3. When I use CustomTicks (part of SciDraw) and I want to use LogTicks ...
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How to avoid frames or axes from intersecting? [duplicate]

I want to have a plot, such that it is displayed like so; so that the axes or the frames don't intercept. I was able to achieve this only by covering with graphics, with epilog, like so: ...
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Ticks on axes with a frame without frameticks [duplicate]

I would like to draw a simple 2D graphics with a frame, without any FrameTicks, but still having central axes with ticks. The code is this : ...
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ImageResolution affects the ticks on a plot [duplicate]

Let's consider the following example S0 = Plot[Sin[x], {x, -10, 10}, Frame -> True, ImageSize -> 550] First we export the plot in a JPEG format ...
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Rasterizing a plot make axes ticks invisible [duplicate]

I've evaluated this code: plot = Plot[x, {x, 0, 10}]; g = Rasterize[plot, ImageResolution -> 300]; Everything looks good except the ticks (on the axes); they ...
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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 10.4 or later I am having a problem using custom tick specifications along with ...
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Functional defined Ticks of LogLinearPlot does not work

Bug introduced in 10.0 and persisting through 10.4 or later version 10 $Version "10.0 for Microsoft Windows (64-bit) (June 29, 2014)" Consider three ...
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A simple issue of ListLinePlot ticks with table function [duplicate]

I need to plot a discrete linear function III(i)=i, so ...
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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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Positioning of tick labels in a 3D plot

I am looking for an easy way to force this plot to label the $y$ axis with numbers below the axis automatically in the given view point. Now the label switches to the bottom when the view point ...
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Removing Axes values in DiscretePlot3D [duplicate]

I have a discrete 3D plot from which I want to remove the axes labels and values. To demonstrate what I need, lets consider an example from the Mathematica ...
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Automatic Ticks on x-axis, but not first 5% of x-range

I would like to have Ticks->Automatic, but not have the Ticks in say the first 5% of the range on the x-axis. So like this but not this (ticks too dense using regular tick interval of 1)
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About the number format in ticks

I want to LogPlot a function, but I have the trouble in the number format in the ticks. For example, ...
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FrameTicks not appearing with Export to .png file [duplicate]

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 <...
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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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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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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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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 1,...
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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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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 ...