Re: How to get decent quality plots.

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg57405] Re: [mg57393] How to get decent quality plots.*From*: frank at kuesterei.ch (Frank Küster)*Date*: Fri, 27 May 2005 04:56:42 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200505260831.EAA18757@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Dave <nospam at nowhere.com> wrote: > I'm using ListPlot to plot some data points and have used options like > > PlotLabel -> "64 cycles in FIFO", AxesLabel -> {"S/N dB", "RMS error mm"} > > But the graphs come out look pretty awful. > > 1) The font looks like courier Use TextStyle -> {FontFamily -> "Helvetica", FontWeight -> "Bold", FontSize -> 12} or something like it as an option to Plot > 2) The text on the x-axis starts at the end of the axis, not under the > numbers which is more usual. > 3) The text on the y-axis runs horizontally, along the top, rather than > vertically. This is strange, although I hardly use ListPlot. I usually use Draw2D from the DrawGraphics package. Regards, Frank -- Frank Küster Inst. f. Biochemie der Univ. Zürich Debian Developer

**References**:**How to get decent quality plots.***From:*Dave <nospam@nowhere.com>