Re: Change Symbol in ListPlot

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg67543] Re: Change Symbol in ListPlot*From*: bghiggins at ucdavis.edu*Date*: Fri, 30 Jun 2006 04:14:33 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <e7vk63$sh8$1@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Claus, Use the option Axes->True Show[Graphics[ {PlotSymbol[Box, 5] /@ cy}], Frame -> True, Axes -> True]; Cheers, Brian Claus wrote: > Hello, > I'm creating a List Plot in the following way. That is fine, "but" it > creates dots as the symbols. Is there a way to change the symbol (from a > dot to say a cross) in a ListPlot environment? > I got it to change in a Graphics environment, but then there are no > axes. Which environment is better for which occasions? > Thank you all for your help, I am really new to Mathematica! > > Now the "code" with Listplot, that I can make to show plots only: > <<Statistics`StatisticsPlots` > <<Statistics`NormalDistribution` > > dist=NormalDistribution[2,1.5]; > SeedRandom[1]; > x1=RandomArray[dist,100]; > > dist2-NormalDistribution[0,1]; > SeedRandom[2]; > y1=RandomArray[dist2,100]; > > z=0.8*x1+y1 > > cy=Transpose[{x1,z}]; > > ListPlot[cy, Frame -> True, FrameLabel -> {"t1", "z"}, > PlotStyle -> {GrayLevel[0.1], AbsolutePointSize[10]}]; > > \\If I use the Graphics package, I can use "PlotSymbol", but I don't > have axes: > > Show[Graphics[ > {PlotSymbol[Box, 5] /@ cy2}], Frame -> True]; > > > > > Thanks for your help! > Claus