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Re: Labeled Plot not a Plot?

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  • Subject: [mg90625] Re: Labeled Plot not a Plot?
  • From: Jens-Peer Kuska <kuska at>
  • Date: Wed, 16 Jul 2008 06:30:51 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <g5hth1$j9m$>


no it is a combination of graphics and floating text. Use PlotLabel
when you need a label for the plot. And clearly TeX/LaTeX has a


AES wrote:
> My latest hassle arises, so far as I can tell, from doing the following:
>    myPlot = <An ordinary plot>;
>    myLabeledPlot = Labeled[myPlot, "\nMy label string\n", {{Top,Left}}];
>    Print[myLabeled Plot];
>    Export["my_labeled_plot.pdf", myLabeledPlot];
> and then importing my_labeled_plot.pdf into a Tex source file using 
> pdftex.
> The output of the Print[myLabeledPlot] looks fine: just what I want, and 
> all in one cell.
> But when the exported my_labeled_plot.pdf file is either viewed in the 
> TeX'd file or just opened in Acrobat, the label string at top left 
> changes to
>    "\nMy label string\n"
> *including* the quotes.  (All the text labels and Epilog->Text stuff on 
> the plot itself are just fine.)
> What do I need to do?  (I like using Labeled, and would rather not have 
> to give it up.)

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