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st: RE: stata graphs (stata 8), y- or x-label as text over two lines


From   "Nick Cox" <n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   st: RE: stata graphs (stata 8), y- or x-label as text over two lines
Date   Mon, 18 Oct 2004 10:56:16 +0100

Use compound double quotes as outer punctuation
and ordinary double quotes as inner punctuation: 

... , yla(1 `" "one" "thing" "' 2 `" "two" "things" "') 

You will probably also want to adjust text size, in 
the normal way. 

Nick 
n.j.cox@durham.ac.uk 

Andreas Stiehler
> 
> Dear Statalisters,
> 
> is there any opportunity to extend y- or x-labels as text over two 
> lines (as it is possible for legends or titles)?
> 
> A command like: ylabel (1 "over" "two" 2 "lines") does not work.
> The only opportunity I know (thanks to Uli) is somethings 
> like: ylabel( 
> 0.95 "over" 1.05 "two" 2 "lines")
> But it does only work for y- but not for x-labels.
> 
> As an economic research company we need this kind of presentations 
> quite often.
> Therefore, all kinds comments or suggestions are highly appreciated! 
> Thank you!
> 
> Andreas
> 
> 
> 
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