Re: AxesLabel parallel to 3D axes?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg111399] Re: AxesLabel parallel to 3D axes?*From*: Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu>*Date*: Sat, 31 Jul 2010 02:39:19 -0400 (EDT)

But -- at least on my 1600x1200 monitor, Windows XP, the axes labels now have considerably degraded resolution and therefore look quite awful. However, if I then export the plot to pdf and view the latter, the labels look just fine! On 7/30/2010 6:55 AM, Bob Hanlon wrote: > If the ViewPoint is not allowed to change: > > labels = { > Rotate["This is the x", -20 Degree], > Rotate["This is the y", 60 Degree], > Rotate["This is the z\n", 95 Degree]}; > > Plot3D[x y, {x, 0, 1}, {y, 0, 1}, > AxesLabel -> labels] > > > Bob Hanlon > > ---- David Reiss<dbreiss at gmail.com> wrote: > > ============= > If one sets the AxesLabel option for, for example, Plot3D, is there > any way to set things up so that resulting labels are always parallel > to their own axes? > > ...here is an example, and a customer would like the labels to align > along/paralle the axes rather than what is shown here.... > > Plot3D[x y, {x, 0, 1}, {y, 0, 1}, > AxesLabel -> {"This is the x", "This is the y", "This is the z"}] > > > -- 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