Re: Changing TextStyle within Show

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg88062] Re: [mg88030] Changing TextStyle within Show*From*: Bob Hanlon <hanlonr at cox.net>*Date*: Wed, 23 Apr 2008 04:09:05 -0400 (EDT)*Reply-to*: hanlonr at cox.net

Show[Graphics[Table[ Text[ Style[FromCharacterCode[96 + n], FontSize -> 11 + n, FontColor -> Hue[n/26]], {n/26, n/26}], {n, 26}]]] Bob Hanlon ---- carlos at Colorado.EDU wrote: > I have often used TextStyle as a global option in Show, for example > > TextStyle->{FontFamily->"Times",FontSlant->"Italic",FontSize->9} > > to render all text in a plot. Is there a way to use it as a > Graphics instruction so that font size, etc. is changed for subsequent > Text objects as the plot is processed? > > The Graphics documentation (I am looking at 5.2 on my laptop) says > yes, but gives no specific format or examples. I would expect a > function like Graphics[TextStyle[ arguments ]] to be available > but cant find a description. > > >