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Re: PlotLabel in two lines

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  • Subject: [mg53493] Re: [mg53469] PlotLabel in two lines
  • From: Christopher Carlson <carlson at>
  • Date: Fri, 14 Jan 2005 08:54:44 -0500 (EST)
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Plot[x, {x, 0, 1}, PlotLabel -> "First Line\nSecondLine"]

Christopher Carlson
Wolfram Research, Inc.

At 02:12 AM 1/13/2005, János wrote:
>Sorry for my newbie question, but I cannot find in the Book, the way to
>display text of label in two lines. Here is my PlotLabel:
>PlotLabel -> StyleForm[StringJoin["Data transfer speed from Brady
>Basement to Brady Basement between ",
>   ToString[ToDate[First[First[b0b0]]][[2]]], "/",
>ToString[ToDate[First[First[b0b0]]][[3]]], "/",
>   ToString[ToDate[First[First[b0b0]]][[1]]], " and ",
>ToString[ToDate[First[Last[b0b0]]][[2]]], "/",
>   ToString[ToDate[First[Last[b0b0]]][[3]]], "/",
>ToString[ToDate[First[Last[b0b0]]][[1]]]], FontSize -> 14]
>The beginning and the end of the label is chopped off. So the question
>is how to tell PlotLabel to start some text on a new line.
>Thanks ahead,

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