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Re: number of values on the x axis
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Apr 22, 2013 3:29 PM


On 4/22/2013 12:08 PM, zack00 wrote: > Hi > I have a axes with 10 number of values on x axis..If I starting plot > signal number of values will automatically change..sometimes is it 6 > values, sometimes is it 8 values > But I want still 10 values on x axis..How can i do it?
If it's always an ordinal number on x axis and you want 1:10 as the xaxis limits whatever the number in the plot vector use xlim() to set the limits.
plot(rand(5,1)) xlim([1 10])
If the xaxis values are something other than ordinal use appropriate limits. Can also set the 'xtick' property specifically.




