Re: Re: Coloring Histograms

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg93718] Re: [mg93710] Re: Coloring Histograms*From*: Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu>*Date*: Mon, 24 Nov 2008 04:11:35 -0500 (EST)*Organization*: Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Mass./Amherst*References*: <gg62kp$52t$1@smc.vnet.net> <200811221114.GAA20636@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: murray at math.umass.edu

Documented or not, that option does not seem to work with Mathematica 7.0. It has been replaced by ChartStyle, which also is applicable to other chart-type objects: Pie Chart, BubbleChart, RectangleChart, SectorChart, BarChart3D, ... . Albert Retey wrote: > Hi, > >> I'm using the Histogram package, calling it by: Needs["Histograms`"] >> >> Each histogram keeps coming out in pale blue. I'd like to be able to change >> the color of an individual histogram to something else. >> >> This way when I combine two histograms on the same graph using "Show" they >> will come out in different colors. >> >> To plot a single histogram I use the syntax: >> Histogram[completeness, FrequencyData -> True] >> >> I haven't found a plot option that will acomplish this. Any ideas would be >> appreciated. > > > Histogram[RandomInteger[{1, 5}, {100}], BarStyle -> Red] > > if you wonder how you can find something like that in cases like > Histogram, where the documentation is almost nonexistent: look at > > Options[Histogram] > > and then try the possible candidates. Once I found BarStyle, I found > that this option is documented, but not mentioned in the documentation > of Histogram... > > hth, > > albert > -- Murray Eisenberg murray at math.umass.edu Mathematics & Statistics Dept. Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) University of Massachusetts 413 545-2859 (W) 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 Amherst, MA 01003-9305

**References**:**Re: Coloring Histograms***From:*Albert Retey <awnl@gmx-topmail.de>