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Sripal Kumar <sripalkumar@gmail.com> |

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statalist@hsphsun2.harvard.edu |

Subject |
Re: AW: st: Graph edits |

Date |
Tue, 23 Mar 2010 15:54:20 -0400 |

Martin--you are correct. I am a stata 10 user. Nick asked me earlier if I could give an example. I guess statalist doesnt allow file attachments. I will explain in a later email what I am looking for. thanks, Sripal. On Tue, Mar 23, 2010 at 3:05 PM, Martin Weiss <martin.weiss1@gmx.de> wrote: > > <> > > " > 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/ > * * 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:*"Martin Weiss" <martin.weiss1@gmx.de>

**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>

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

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