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is a low-level option for 2D graphics functions that specifies the default style to use in rendering grid lines.
  • DefaultGridLinesStyle->{} introduces no default style specifications, thereby effectively allowing all outside style specifications in.
  • DefaultGridLinesStyle->style makes any specifications in style override corresponding outside style specifications.
The current setting for DefaultGridLinesStyle:
The default styles used:
Explicit settings for GridLinesStyle override DefaultGridLinesStyle:
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