Re: text blocks graph axis?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg54447] Re: [mg54348] text blocks graph axis?*From*: DrBob <drbob at bigfoot.com>*Date*: Sun, 20 Feb 2005 00:10:51 -0500 (EST)*References*: <200502190731.CAA06003@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: drbob at bigfoot.com*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

That's not an example; give us the values of graphdata, I-hat, and max, and THEN it would be an example. Bobby On Sat, 19 Feb 2005 02:31:48 -0500 (EST), biomath2 <biomath2 at sbcglobal.net> wrote: > Dear all, > > I'm using Mathematica 4.0. > > I'm having trouble adding graphics primitives to my graphs. When I add > axeslabels to a 3-D plot, a blank space after the label continues all > the way to the right end of the graph, effectively overwriting > everything in its path. Also, when I add text to a graph using the > Text function, the same thing happens. For example, > > contour2 = ListContourPlot[graphdata, MeshRange -> {{0, Ã?Â±max}, {0, > Ã?Â²max}}, > Contours -> 2, ContourShading -> False, AxesLabel -> {"Ã?Â¸x", > "Ã?Â¸y"}, Epilog -> Text[FontForm["3", {"Times- > Italic", 9}], {0.3, 0.1}]] ; > > The text window for the number 3 extends all the way across the graph, > blocking contours and the bounding box and all. > > Is there some way to specify that the text or label is only x > characters long and therefore does not need so much space? > > And, in the above example, the AxesLabels do not show up...I see that > this is an option for contour graphics in general, but I guess not for > ListContourPlot in particular? > > thanks for any tips! > > > > -- DrBob at bigfoot.com www.eclecticdreams.net

**References**:**text blocks graph axis?***From:*"biomath2" <biomath2@sbcglobal.net>