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"Martin Weiss" <martin.weiss1@gmx.de> |

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<statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu> |

Subject |
RE: AW: st: Graph edits |

Date |
Tue, 23 Mar 2010 20:05:31 +0100 |

<> " In Stata 11 I have no problem editing individual labels to change their size/color." Am I mixing up threads, or did Sripal say he is a Stata 10 user? HTH Martin -----Original Message----- From: owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu [mailto:owner-statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu] On Behalf Of Nick Winter Sent: Dienstag, 23. März 2010 20:03 To: statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu Subject: Re: AW: st: Graph edits In Stata 11 I have no problem editing individual labels to change their size/color. To make them bold, just change the relevant text in the id variable from "Text" to "{bf:Text}" - NW On 3/23/2010 9:57 AM, Martin Weiss wrote: > > <> > > You could use the official example from -help metan-: > > > ************* > use http://fmwww.bc.edu/repec/bocode/m/metan_example_data, clear > metan_examples metan_example_custom > ************* > > > > 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. >>>>> * >>>>> * For searches and help try: >>>>> * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search >>>>> * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq >>>>> * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ >>>> >>>> -- >>>> -------------------------------------------------------------- >>>> Nicholas Winter 434.924.6994 t >>>> Assistant Professor 434.924.3359 f >>>> Department of Politics nwinter@virginia.edu e >>>> University of Virginia faculty.virginia.edu/nwinter w >>>> S385 Gibson Hall, South Lawn Map: http://tinyurl.com/uvaSLmap >>>> * >>>> * For searches and help try: >>>> * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search >>>> * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq >>>> * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ >>>> >>> >>> * >>> * For searches and help try: >>> * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search >>> * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq >>> * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ >>> >>> >>> * >>> * For searches and help try: >>> * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search >>> * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq >>> * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ >>> >> >> * >> * For searches and help try: >> * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search >> * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq >> * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ > -- -------------------------------------------------------------- Nicholas Winter 434.924.6994 t Assistant Professor 434.924.3359 f Department of Politics nwinter@virginia.edu e University of Virginia faculty.virginia.edu/nwinter w S385 Gibson Hall, South Lawn Map: http://tinyurl.com/uvaSLmap * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/ * * For searches and help try: * http://www.stata.com/help.cgi?search * http://www.stata.com/support/statalist/faq * http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/stata/

**Follow-Ups**:**Re: AW: st: Graph edits***From:*Nick Winter <nwinter@virginia.edu>

**References**:**st: Graph edits***From:*Sripal Kumar <sripalkumar@gmail.com>

**Re: st: Graph edits***From:*Nick Winter <nwinter@virginia.edu>

**Re: st: Graph edits***From:*Sripal Kumar <sripalkumar@gmail.com>

**Re: st: Graph edits***From:*Sripal Kumar <sripalkumar@gmail.com>

**Re: st: Graph edits***From:*Nick Winter <nwinter@virginia.edu>

**AW: st: Graph edits***From:*"Martin Weiss" <martin.weiss1@gmx.de>

**Re: AW: st: Graph edits***From:*Nick Winter <nwinter@virginia.edu>

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