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Re: st: Graph edits


From   Sripal Kumar <sripalkumar@gmail.com>
To   statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Subject   Re: st: Graph edits
Date   Tue, 23 Mar 2010 09:42:09 -0400

My biggest problem is increasing the font size.  Even if I use "huge"
or "v huge", nothing happens and the font on the forest plot is still
small.  I wonder if this is only for a forest plot.

On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 9:39 AM, Martin Weiss <martin.weiss1@gmx.de> wrote:
>
> <>
>
> " In addition, I prefer to selectively highlight the main
> results of the plot by using the bold option.  "
>
>
> Which "bold option" are you referring to? Stata 10 did not feature options
> for bold text on graphs, as far as I recall. That was introduced in Stata
> 11.
>
> See -help whatsnew10to11-:
> "See 7.  You can now put bold and italic text, Greek letters, symbols,
> superscripts, and subscripts on graphs!"
>
>
>
>
> HTH
> Martin
>
>
> -----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
> Von: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] Im Auftrag von Sripal Kumar
> Gesendet: Dienstag, 23. März 2010 14:33
> An: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
> Betreff: Re: st: Graph edits
>
> Well there are a few things where the graphics editor doesnt work for
> me.  In a forest plot (for meta analysis), even though I try to
> increase the font size of the txt using the editor, nothing seem to
> happen.  Moreover, it creates a frame around the graph, which I like
> to remove.  In addition, I prefer to selectively highlight the main
> results of the plot by using the bold option.  None of these work or
> rather, I havent figured out an easy way to do it.
>
> On Mon, Mar 22, 2010 at 8:56 AM, Nick Winter <nwinter@virginia.edu> wrote:
>> George Hoffman has replied suggesting this might be an OS issue; I can't
>> speak to that.
>>
>> But I wonder what you want in your graph that you can't do with the Stata
>> graphics editor?
>>
>> - NW
>>
>> On 3/21/2010 9:09 PM, Sripal Kumar wrote:
>>>
>>> Hi,
>>>
>>> I recently switched over to stata 10 for mac.  When I used to use
>>> windows and Stata 9, I used to edit the graphs by right clicking and
>>> ungrouping.  I cant seem to do with graphs created in mac.  The graph
>>> editor for stata 10 doesnt permit me to make all the edits I want.  Is
>>> there a way to save the graph so that I can use word or powerpoint to
>>> ungroup it and edit it.
>>> thanks,
>>> Sripal.
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