Re: FrameLabel-type axes labels without setting Frame->True

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg75558] Re: [mg75536] FrameLabel-type axes labels without setting Frame->True*From*: Carl Woll <carlw at wolfram.com>*Date*: Sat, 5 May 2007 05:59:49 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200705040818.EAA05074@smc.vnet.net>

Andrew Moylan wrote: >Hi, > >When plotting, I usually want my axes labels placed where FrameLabel- > > >>{"x", "y"} puts them (underneath the plot for the x-axis label, and >> >> >written vertically to the left of the plot for the y-axis label). But >sometimes I don't want a rectangular frame around my plot, which is >what I get when I use Frame->True. > >What's the best way to have FrameLabel-style axes labels while still >having regular old axes instead of a rectangular frame? > >Cheers, >Andrew > > I don't know if this is possible in version 5.2, but with version 6 it's easy. This is because plots are no longer side effects, and because of the new function Labeled. For example: Labeled[ Plot[Sin[x], {x, 0, 2 Pi}], {x, y}, {Bottom, Left}] produces what you want. Carl Woll Wolfram Research

**References**:**FrameLabel-type axes labels without setting Frame->True***From:*Andrew Moylan <andrew.j.moylan@gmail.com>