Please enable JavaScript to view this site.

This guide is for an old version of Prism. Browse the latest version or update Prism

Navigation: Graphs > Prism Graphs: the basics

Formatting individual symbols and bars

Scroll Prev Top Next More

Change the look of a single point or column

Right-mouse click on the point and choose Format this Point. You can change the symbol shape, size, color and the format, color and direction of the error bars.

format point 1

For example, on the graph below, each data point is formatted to show different symbols and error bars directions for alternating data points.

xy different error direction

Format a range of data from the data table

Select a block of data, right click, and choose Format Points.


format points 1




Revert individual formatting back to data set format

Open the Format Graph dialog by double clicking on the graph. Go to the Graph Settings tab, and check the option to "Remove all individual formatting."

format point 2




© 1995-2019 GraphPad Software, LLC. All rights reserved.