FrameLabel

FrameLabel

is an option for Graphics, Manipulate, and related functions that specifies labels to be placed on the edges of a frame.

Details

  • FrameLabel->None specifies that no labels should be given.
  • FrameLabel->label specifies a label for the bottom edge of the frame.
  • FrameLabel->{bottom,left} specifies labels for the bottom and lefthand edges of the frame.
  • FrameLabel->{{left,right},{bottom,top}} specifies labels for each of the edges of the frame.
  • Any expression can be specified as a label. It will be given by default in TraditionalForm. Arbitrary strings of text can be given as "text". »
  • Labels for the vertical edges of the frame are by default written vertically. RotateLabel->False specifies that they should be horizontal.

Examples

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Basic Examples  (4)

Place labels on the bottom edge of the frame:

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Place labels on the bottom and left frame edges:

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Specify labels for each edge:

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Overall style of all the label-like elements can be specified by LabelStyle:

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Scope  (3)

Generalizations & Extensions  (3)

Applications  (1)

Properties & Relations  (3)

Possible Issues  (1)

Neat Examples  (1)

See Also

Frame  Labeled  AxesLabel  PlotLabel

Tutorials

Introduced in 1991
(2.0)
| Updated in 2007
(6.0)