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Re: Tooltip in a Plot of a List

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  • Subject: [mg115644] Re: Tooltip in a Plot of a List
  • From: Albert Retey <awnl at>
  • Date: Mon, 17 Jan 2011 05:39:15 -0500 (EST)
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Am 16.01.2011 11:55, schrieb blamm64:
> I've searched around here on "Tooltip" but could not find quite what I
> was looking for.
> I have a list:
> Dimensions[masterList]
>  {24,23,3}
> masterList contains some results of submitting 24 cases to NDSolve.
> Each case runs NDSolve 23 times, and for each of those 23 runs I
> gather in a list of length 3 (an input angular acceleration, the rpm
> at which a certain event occurs, and the elapsed time to the event).
> When I do
> ListLinePlot[Evaluate[Table[(#[[{1,2}]]&)/@masterList[[i]],{i,
> {23,24}}]],AxesOrigin->{0,1500},InterpolationOrder->2]
> I get what I want: cases 23 and 24 are are graphed in one plot
> (acceleration abscissa, rpm ordinate). Using
> First@Dimensions[masterList] in place of {23,24} gives all 24 cases
> graphed in one plot, again just what I want.
> When I wrap Tooltip around the Evaluate I get (after a couple of
> warnings) the coordinates when I hover the mouse over a particular
> curve, which is what I do not want.  I want the displayed Tooltip to
> be <i>, no matter where I hover the mouse over any one graph in the
> plot.
> I have tried several other naive things to no avail.
> Any ideas on how to get what I want (even if it's not using Tooltip)
> would be greatly appreciated.

is this too naive? It seem to do what you want for my random example
data :-)

   Tooltip[(#[[{1, 2}]] &) /@ masterList[[i]], i], {i, {23, 24}}]],
 InterpolationOrder -> 2]



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