Re: Problem With AxesOrigin

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg14935] Re: [mg14920] Problem With AxesOrigin*From*: Wagner Truppel <wtruppel at uci.edu>*Date*: Fri, 27 Nov 1998 03:49:32 -0500*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Yes, I've had that problem several times, and my fix is to make sure I explicitly set the PlotRange option, as in PlotRange -> {{xmin,xmax},{ymin,ymax}} Wagner At 5:48 PM -0500 on 11/25/98, Wretch wrote: >Hello -- sometimes when I plot a function Mathematica decides to put >the origin of the coordinate system in a spot where I don't want it. >The natural fix seems to be the option AxesOrigin. For instance, > >Plot[ugly[x],{x,a,b},AxesOrigin->{0,0}] > > >Simple enough. However, there are times when Mathematica appears to be >trying to place the origin of the coordinate system where I want it, >but it doesn't print out the axis lines near the region of my origin of >choice. It's as if it recognizes where I want the origin, but it >doesn't want to print out the axes in the normal manner. > >It's hard to explain in words...here's a graphical illustration > >Unwanted Origin = {1,1} (Mathematica's initial choice): > > | > | > | > | > |__________ > (1,1) > > >When I use AxesOrigin->{0,0} > > > | > | > | > | > > __________ > (0,0) > > >Note how Mathematica curiously omits segments of the axis lines near the >origin of my choice. > >Has anyone else out there experienced this? How may I remedy it? > >Thanks a million, > >AC