VertexCoordinateRules

VertexCoordinateRules
is an option for GraphPlot and related functions which specifies rules for determining the coordinates at which vertices should be placed.

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  • VertexCoordinateRules->{va->ra,vb->rb,} specifies explicit coordinates for vertices with names , , .
  • Vertices whose coordinates are not explicitly specified in the rules given by VertexCoordinateRules are automatically assigned coordinates by the graph layout procedure.
  • A setting vk->Automatic specifies that the vertex with name should be assigned coordinates automatically.
  • vk->{x,Automatic} defines an explicit x coordinate, but specifies that the y coordinate should be assigned automatically. vk->{Automatic,y} defines instead an explicit y coordinate.
  • The rules given for VertexCoordinateRules can contain arbitrary patterns.
  • The range of coordinates generated automatically is determined by the setting for the DataRange option.

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Specify coordinates for all vertices:

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Specify coordinates for all vertices using just the coordinates:

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Specify coordinates for some vertices:

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Specify coordinates for coordinates:

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Introduced in 2007
(6.0)