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Label style in PieChart?

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  • Subject: [mg91954] Label style in PieChart?
  • From: Gordon Robertson <grobertson at bcgsc.ca>
  • Date: Mon, 15 Sep 2008 03:39:26 -0400 (EDT)

Hello,

I'm using Mathematica 6.0.3 on OSX 10.5. In a PieChart, is it possible
to control the label font size and family? I routinely control this for
'FrameLabel' with ListPLot. But in the following, adding
'LabelStyle -> Directive[12, FontFamily -> "Helvetica"]',  does not
change the '21.7%' label, PieLabelStyle is not valid, PieStyle does
not accept font information, and I have found nothing information in
the Help system or on the web for this.

pct = 21.7

pieLab = StringJoin[ToString[pct], "%"]

PieChart[{pct, 100 - pct}, PieLabels -> {pieLab, ""},
PieStyle -> {Directive[Darker[Blue], Opacity[0.4]], Directive[Gray,
Opacity[0.1]]}, ImageSize -> 200]

Thank you -

G
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Gordon Robertson
B.C. Cancer Agency Genome Sciences Centre
Vancouver BC Canada V5Z 4S6
604.707.5900 x5416
www.bcgsc.ca



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