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Topic: How do I change the grid linestyle?
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Brett Shoelson

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Re: How do I change the grid linestyle?
Posted: Apr 7, 2004 10:32 AM
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Jens Benecke wrote:
> Hello,
> after solving the EPS export problem I've got another one. I want
> my grid in
> simple 2d-plots (and xyplots etc) to be "solid light gray"
> (something like
> #cccccc), instead of the usual dotted black, because a) this
> interferes
> with text(), and b) it gets blurry when converted to PDF and viewed
> with a
> PDF viewer.
> I searched the Matlab help site but I cannot find anything there to
> change
> the style of the grid in plots.
> I'd appreciate any ideas. ;)
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Try setting the 'xcolor' and 'ycolor' properties of the axes to, for
example, [0.5 0.5 0.5]. (Note that this will also set your axes ticks
and tick labels to light gray.

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