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AW: st: Graph edits


From   "Martin Weiss" <martin.weiss1@gmx.de>
To   <statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu>
Subject   AW: st: Graph edits
Date   Tue, 23 Mar 2010 14:57:13 +0100

<> 

You could use the official example from -help metan-:


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use http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/m/metan_example_data, clear
metan_examples metan_example_custom
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HTH
Martin


-----Ursprüngliche Nachricht-----
Von: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
[mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] Im Auftrag von Nick Winter
Gesendet: Dienstag, 23. März 2010 14:52
An: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu
Betreff: Re: st: Graph edits

If you give an example command that generates your forest plot, and 
describe the changes you want done to that plot, I'll bet Statalisters 
could make it happen.  Or at least would have a better shot at it than 
now, not knowing exactly how you generated the basic plot.

- NW

On 3/23/2010 9:42 AM, Sripal Kumar wrote:
> 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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Assistant Professor                             434.924.3359 f
Department of Politics                  nwinter@virginia.edu e
University of Virginia          faculty.virginia.edu/nwinter w
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