Guides & Tutorials

Axis Options

The Axis Options section of the Swarm pane provides many ways of handling Axis Labels, "Tick Marks" along the axes, and values that are displayed at the tick marks.  Approximately 50 settings can be specified to configure axes in a way that best suits a chart.

Some items that every user should explore are the reorienting of axes (especially the width axis), "Grid options", and Axis Label Offsets.  Some examples of these items are shown in the following screenshots.


Screenshot A3_1 Example of reorienting the width axis to the front of the chart



Screenshot A3_2 Example of axis display for enhanced readability



Screenshot A3_3 Example of using grids for enhanced readability