Re: [Mathematica 6.0.1] Confusing documentation on ColorData, where

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg81037] Re: [Mathematica 6.0.1] Confusing documentation on ColorData, where*From*: Helen Read <read at math.uvm.edu>*Date*: Sun, 9 Sep 2007 06:09:08 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <fbqqht$787$1@smc.vnet.net>

Nasser Abbasi wrote: > ref/ColorData says > > "ColorData[] > gives a list of names collections of color schemes" > > But When I type ColorData[] nothing really comes up. > > Also, in ref/ColorFunction it says (2/3 down the first page) it says > > " The list of possible color function names is given by > ColorData["Gradients"] " > > I am basically looking for names of ColorFunctions that I can use with > > ContourPlot[....,ColorFunction->??] > > I'd like to get a list of such names to try them out. Something like in this > example > > Plot3D[Sin[x*y], {x, 0, 3}, {y, 0, 3}, ColorFunction -> > "BlueGreenYellow"] Did you look at the Color Schemes Palette? -- Helen Read University of Vermont