General Plot Properties

Overview of Plot Properties

In this chapter you learn about basic properties of plots. Knowing how to change the default plot properties enables you to better visualize and explore your data.

In this chapter you learn how to do the following:

  • display different menus by clicking in different regions of a plot

  • change the shape of markers

  • change the color of markers

  • display only selected observations

  • label observations

  • change common plot properties such as reference lines, fonts, and plot margins

  • change common graph properties such as margins, titles, and footnotes