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Re: Options[] does not list every option

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  • Subject: [mg81629] Re: [mg81605] Options[] does not list every option
  • From: Andrzej Kozlowski <akoz at>
  • Date: Sat, 29 Sep 2007 06:28:56 -0400 (EDT)
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This is because PlotStyle and PlotJoined (or Joined in v. 6) are  
options of "ListPlot"  but are not obtions of "Graphics". To see the  
difference between the two sets of options here:

Complement[Options[ListPlot], Options[Graphics]]

Only the values of options of Graphics are given when you evaluate  

Andrzej Kozlowski

On 29 Sep 2007, at 15:26, zac wrote:

> Dear Group,
> I'm completely clueless about why Options and AbsoluteOptions do not
> list PlotJoined and PlotStyle options in case of passed graphics.
> Evaluate code:
> graph = ListPlot[Range[0, 10], PlotStyle -> Hue[1], PlotJoined ->
> True];
> Options[graph]
> AbsoluteOptions[graph]
> I want to access eg. the styles *after* I have the plot. Is it
> possible?
> Thank you in advance.
> Istvan Zachar.

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