The Stack Overflow podcast is back! Listen to an interview with our new CEO.

Questions tagged [labeling]

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.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
6
votes
2answers
590 views

Labelling a subset of contours using ListContourPlot

I have a data set with entries of the form [nx,ny,E] and have made a contour plot of this data. I would like to add labels to only a subset of these contours, for instance every other contour. How ...
3
votes
0answers
379 views

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 ...
4
votes
1answer
864 views

Pie/doughnut chart smarter labeling

There are numerous options in Marthematica for pie chart labels positioning: ...
0
votes
1answer
737 views

List Density Plot

What are the axis label for a list density plot? I have it set up to create the plot for 2 columns from a data set I got from an experiment, I'm just unsure of what each axis is supposed to be.
11
votes
3answers
3k views

FontSize problematic when used in LabelStyle

Bug introduced in 9.0 and persisting through 11.0.1 or later Consider the following few examples, each producing a trivial graphic object: ...
1
vote
2answers
438 views

How to fix the order in which text appears in an axis label (V7) [duplicate]

One of the AxesLabel is "$:\text{log}|\Phi8b(u)|\color{Red}{\text{Red}}$". Question: How to make it like: "$\color{Red}{\text{Red}}:\text{log}|\Phi8b(u)|$"?. My Mathematica commads: ...
7
votes
4answers
316 views

Equivalent of RadialOutside for Graph VertexLabels

I'm creating a circular graph and want the labels to be placed on the outside of the vertices in a circular manner on the outside of the graph. I've been playing around with the ...
10
votes
4answers
4k views

Labeling points in 3D plot

I am trying to label some points in 3D plotting. First, I'd like to label all points. The code below does not work, there seem to be a problem with a "Graphics" command, any ideas? Next, what would ...
7
votes
3answers
956 views

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. ...
1
vote
1answer
754 views

Graphicsrow title [duplicate]

I made the following graphic with Mathematica 9.0: Does anybody know how to put a title on the top of the whole graph? (not in each single plot). Basically I used ...
4
votes
1answer
2k views

Formatting ticks of axes to scientific format and modifying the labels [duplicate]

I was trying to plot a function, but had a problem with the tick labels staying close to each other (top plot). DiscretePlot[RmvsB[b], {b, bmin, bmax, bstep}] ...
4
votes
2answers
426 views

Manipulate a parameter within the PlotLabel

Very similar to Parameters in plot titles in which I want to call a parameter from an array using PlotLabel in my plot using ...
1
vote
1answer
522 views

Axis Labels Disappear With Manipulate

I have a ListPlot3D with custom axis labels that I am scrolling with Manipulate. My issue is that the axis labels scroll away as ...
13
votes
5answers
4k views

How to control the positions of contour labels?

...
7
votes
1answer
162 views

How to obtain sheared text label effects?

How to make the text labels of 3D plots look always like coplanar with the specific axes planes no matter how the viewpoint/view angle changes? Here are examples of such effect:
1
vote
2answers
150 views

extract x and y axis from plot

I am trying to write a function that read what is the FrameLabel of a plot and translates that to filesystem friendly name, that, for instance does not contain "/" or greek characters and so on ... ...
1
vote
0answers
268 views

Mathematica 10 hangs when modifying plots/themes from Suggestions bar

I am using Mathematica 10 on a computer running Windows 7 (64-bit) with all the most recent updates from Microsoft. My problem is as follows: I create a plot using the ...
2
votes
1answer
225 views

How to put labels on a 3d plot

I'm close, but I'm stuck. Here's my code so far: ...
4
votes
2answers
695 views

Harmonious graph labeling

Is it possible to harmoniously label a graph in Mathematica? I would like a function, that when given a graph, would return a harmonious labeling. If not, is there other software that can do it? A ...
3
votes
1answer
328 views

Save a notebook with “input” and “output” on the left of all cells

How to make Mathematica save a notebook with "input 1" and "output 1" on the left of cells? If I open a saved notebook, those tags are gone.
3
votes
1answer
172 views

How can I make labels with units and then position the label to the right of a bar?

I want to add units to my numbers to display them as the labels of my chart. I tried this: ...
5
votes
3answers
718 views

Customizing decimal mark used in plot frame tick labels

I am using the Plot function in a usual way. I use Mathematica 9.0.1.0 in English (I do not know if it is available in other languages, but I do not mind), and as a ...
2
votes
2answers
1k views

Customizing individual labels in a pie chart

How do you individually rotate labels on a pie chart? For example, I have this chart detailing money composition. ...
0
votes
1answer
2k views

Put a rounded parentheses in a label [duplicate]

I have this plot: ...
1
vote
1answer
227 views

Dynamically position labels on ListPlot

When it comes to labelling every single point on a ListPlot there might be some labels overlapping. Thus, I would like to manually position the labels with a ...
5
votes
3answers
976 views

How to fill only a plotting area with Background [duplicate]

With ...
2
votes
1answer
632 views

Want to label vertices of a graph and manually move them around

I would like to plot a graph in such a way that The vertices are labeled using labels that I've given them, rather than just their number, I can manually move the vertices around. In the code ...
2
votes
1answer
943 views

Label x-axis of Plot with power of two values

I want to make a plot similar to LogLinearPlot, but with power of 2 ticks instead of 10 on x axis. ...
7
votes
2answers
1k views

How do I show the transition probabilities in a graph of a Markov process?

How do I get Graph to display the transition probabilities for a Markov process as labels on the graph's edges? The information is clearly present in the graph, but ...
5
votes
2answers
1k views

Labeling a grid

I have m = {{0, -1, -2, -3, -4}, {1, 0, -1, -2, -3}, {2, 1, 0, -1, -2}, {3, 2, 1, 0, -1}, {4, 3, 2, 1, 0}}; And a grid ...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

How to put x-Label below the x-Axis? [duplicate]

How to put label "Iterations" below x-axis? Possibly in an easy way without multiple commands. ...
9
votes
3answers
3k views

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 ...
3
votes
4answers
685 views

Base 2 Tick Labels for ListLogLogPlot

I am using ListLogLogPlot and would like to express the x-axis tick labels in powers of 2 instead of the default powers of 10. Does anybody have experience with ...
2
votes
1answer
123 views

How to put Labels in of a list of number in a chart?

I can´t put the labels 0,....,31 in this simple chart on the usual place, or better just over the Top of each bar How should I do? ...
2
votes
1answer
586 views

Order of symbols in Graphics labels

Do you have any idea how to force an order of Greek letter in the graphics? When I type in AxesLabel -> {Cost, Δ OverBar[π]} the order is ...
7
votes
3answers
384 views

Formatting an equation on a plot

I am trying to label a plot with an equation. The problem is that Mathematica formats things almost well but not exactly. The parenthesis are of the wrong size, and the powers are not high enough. ...
8
votes
1answer
295 views

Avoiding overcomplicated structure of groups, masks and splited text on vector format plot export

I'm trying to generate a template for exporting figures and plots in a consistent way that will allow easy editing in any vector based drawing software (such as illustrator). My problem is that ...
7
votes
3answers
6k views

Labeling points on a graph with their coordinates in parentheses

I need to create some graphs in Mathematica with a bunch of labels, such as axes labels, graph labels, etc. In particular, there must be some points that must be labeled with their coordinates. Thanks ...
2
votes
3answers
251 views

Applying Labeled Option to Multiple Options

First post. Hope it's not ignorant. I am trying to label several data points so I can label them properly on a ListLinePlot. I know I can label plots if I am ...
2
votes
2answers
304 views

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: ...
2
votes
3answers
4k views

ListLinePlot x-axis units label

If I want to label the $x$-axis of a ListLinePlot , how do I do that? There are two types of label: a units label which would go to the right of the axis, and ...
8
votes
2answers
2k views

Can I frame text in a plot to look like legend?

I have a DateListPlot, much the same as below, that I want to overlay text onto. I'd like the text to be wrapped in a frame much the same way as the legend box is, ...
4
votes
1answer
331 views

DensityHistogram label/display values in Mathematica 8

I'm trying to make a DensityHistogram in Mathematica 8 that overlays the histogram values for each location. What I want is for the value of each square to be ...
0
votes
0answers
55 views

Mathematica how to plot objects with labels in 3D plot [duplicate]

The following code plots 3 cuboids, each with a label at the lower left vertex. The label is meant to be part of the cuboid object. Yet, since Text[] is used to ...
4
votes
1answer
160 views

When I use the Labeled command my graphics shrink

My first post regarding this matter was not well formulated so hopefully I have done a better job of reformulated my question here. The following code works well as far as it goes. ...
2
votes
1answer
3k views

How to rotate the z label in 3D plots

Let's take the following simple and funny case ...
0
votes
3answers
362 views

Labeling different curves on a LogLinearPlot

I have created a couple of two-variable plots of the form f(x,y)=x*y where there's a number of result curves, each representing an answer (image example below). ...
4
votes
1answer
207 views

How can I mark categories in a BarChart with one instead of multiple labels?

given the following data organized by year ...
2
votes
2answers
231 views

How to increase the size of the dot produced by OverDot[]

As the title says, I want to find a way to increase the size of the dot produced by OverDot[]. Here is a simple code ...
4
votes
3answers
527 views

Vertex Multi-labeling on a Graph Network

We can have this Graph: ...