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How to use standard plot markers [duplicate]

I cannot find a list of standard plot markers (square, trinagle, dot, circle, disk, cross, plus, ...) and how to use them. Fore example I can access a self made cross, by: ...
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Specifying plot markers (filled diamonds or squares) [duplicate]

I can plot my list data and I can use of specifying circle to show my plot-markers. I used of Mr.Wizard comments on that page. But I don't know how can I fill the circles of those plot-markers with ...
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Add cross as graphic instead of a point [duplicate]

How do I add a cross, (say + shape or x) as a graphic to a plot in a similar way as I would add a point using Point. Existing solutions (https://mathematica.stackexchange.com/a/155162/45020) seem to ...
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Point Renderings Slightly Off in Mathematica

The Mathematica code ...
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How can I adaptively simplify a curved shape?

For the purposes of creating a publication-quality plot marker I wish to convert a font glyph into a simplified Polygon where points are taken adaptively according ...
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Change the inner color of markers

I would like to have a marker with white as its inner color, to be able to make this kind of graph: If I use PlotMarkers -> Style["\[FilledSquare]", White], it ...
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ListPlot with plotmarkers determined by point

I am trying to build on a simple example here: td = Prime[Range[25]] dsk = Graphics[{Blue, Disk[]}] ListPlot[td, PlotMarkers -> {dsk, 0.7}] How can I make ...
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Mathematica 10 'Formatting Notebook Contents'

Mathematica 10 freezes while 'Formatting notebook contents'. This happens already during the startup of Mathematica and it takes a long time for Mathematica to recover. It can also happen when I am ...
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Graphics elements do not line up perfectly in exported PDFs

Bug introduced in version 9.0 and persisting through 10.4 Graphics elements do not always line up perfectly in exported PDFs using "Save As..." method. Take, for example: ...
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How can I change the size of the plot markers

I use ListPlot in order to plot four sets of data and also insert legends in my plot. Here is the Mathematica code ...
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How to make Mathematica graphs in Microsoft Word independent from Mathematica?

When I open a .docx file containing Mathematica graphs on a computer without Mathematica software installed, the graphs look corrupted. For example, ...
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What is wrong with triangle PlotMarkers in v.10.0.0?

Bug introduced in 10.0.0 and fixed in 10.0.1 In Mathematica 10.0.0 we have built-in graphical triangle PlotMarkers. Let us look closer on them: ...
Alexey Popkov's user avatar
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Group list elements using second list [duplicate]

I would like to group list {"a", "b", "c", "d", "e", "f", "g"} using second list with group numbers {1,2,1,2,3,3,1} in the ...
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How to make transparent markers without plotted lines going through them?

This is what happens when I use FaceForm[Opacity[0, White]]. The lines go across the markers: How can I make the markers transparent inside, but so that the lines ...
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Extract all unique characters and number of their appearance from string?

Consider a string containing ASCII characters (letters, digits, symbols). For example: mystr="AHjksHslknHKJBSEW-QLM +sdfkjbKJGEmn"; How do I most conveniently ...
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Perfect vertical alignment (centering) of PointLegend markers and their labels [duplicate]

I want to produce a stand-alone PointLegend for a bunch of plots which I generated. Unfortunately, the markers are slightly off-axis. I have applied all the options ...
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Cross plot markers in a ListPlot?

How can I obtain crosses as plot markers in a ListPlot? I know how to obtain circles, disks, squares, using Graphics, like ...
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PlotMarkers - are there default common shapes available?

I'm generating a ListPlot and wanting to use Open Markers like in the 2nd example here, however I don't want the word "Open Markers" - I just want open circles/diamonds etc. Are there default shapes ...
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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 ...
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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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How to mark the (0,0) co-ordinate by a star sign instead of a dot?

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Sahabub Jahedi's user avatar
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Plot style/theme for Sciences [closed]

I am in a pursuit of perfection for scientific plots. The aim is to have best clarity of complex data that looks amazing when published. Please share your tricks and code for Scientific plots in ...
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Export to PDF so that Adobe Illustrator does not convert PlotMarkers to fonts

I would like to export a Mathematica graph as PDF, then use Adobe Illustrator to manipulate it. So, I create the graph, and export it: ...
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Off center PlotMarker [duplicate]

Let's consider the following simple example ...
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How to specify PlotMarkers that scale when graphic is resized?

A ListPlot's default markers resize as the plot is resized. ListPlot[{{{1, 1}}, {{2, 2}}, {{3, 3}}}] However, if you specify ...
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How do I make PlotLegends appear graphic symbols in the correct color?

If I create this plot ...
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Plot points shifted (a lot) in output and PNG export but not in PDF export

Bug introduced in 8 or earlier and fixed in 12.0.0 Consider the following code: ...
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ListPlot marker color and style for several lists

I have two lists of 2D data I would like to plot on a plane. These lists are of the same length n and are position-correlated to each other. I need these lists to ...
Guillermo Oliver's user avatar
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PointSize vs PlotTheme

PointSize and AbsolutePointSize seem to not be working quite right in ListPlot in version 11....
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Bug in Export of figures with PlotMarkers?

I am experiencing problems with exporting figures such as combinations of ContourPlot and ComplexListPlot. As an example, when ...
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How can I make PlotMarkers thicker?

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Overlaying custom plotmarkers onto graphics primitives using Show

I have found the custom plotmarkers package developed by @Alexey Popkov extremely handy for makeing nice, accurate plots. However, I have run into a small issue that I am struggling to make sense of. ...
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Plot markers where the boundary has the same hue as the body but is darker

I was using Mathematica v11 to generate some figures and was wondering how to obtain plot markers like the one shown in the figure below: From: https://arxiv.org/abs/1304.2628 The key attribute of ...
user52984's user avatar
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PlotMarkers does not scale properly in SciDraw FigurePanel

I am working in Mathematica 11.0.1.0 for Mac. This is taken directly from the Mathematica documentation for ListLinePlot ...
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How to improve a color in a legend to customly-made markers?

I am plotting some experimental results with ListPlot and use customly made plot markers. To be specific, here is my data: ...
Alexei Boulbitch's user avatar
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Changing Point Style in Point

I was trying to show a point in ListContourPlot, for that I use Epilog ->[Point[]], as follow- ...
Anirban Majumdar's user avatar
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How to extract this official "cross" for plot marker?

There are many ways of plotting with cross markers. We can simply use x, X and many similar characters. Or define a cross graphic Cross plot markers publication-quality-plotmarkers But they are not ...
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Plot markers appear off-centre [duplicate]

Before I start I should mention that this question has been posted in another form here, Point Renderings Slightly Off in Mathematica. However my case is slightly different in that I do not use ...
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How to mix two styles with some lines with filled and non-filled markers?

How can I mix styles with some lines with filled and non-filled markers? The post here mentioned all cases but I couldn't combine them into one plot. ...
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Some PlotMarkers in ListLinePlot are fuzzy

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