GraphPad Prism 8 User Guide

Additional Grouped graph settings

Additional Grouped graph settings

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Additional Grouped graph settings

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Graph Settings tab of Format Graph dialog

Use the Graph Settings tab of the Format Graph dialog to change the direction of bars on a graph from vertical to horizontal, to set the baseline for graph columns, and to adjust the space between columns. Double-click on any bar to open the dialog.

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Direction

Rotate columns from vertical to horizontal

rotate bars two way

You also can use the Rotate button.

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Baseline

Fill in this box to change the baseline for bars on a graph. The default is for the bars to begin at the X axis. Check the box for "Hide Baseline" if you want your bars to float as in the example below.

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change baseline two-way

Spacing

This is explained in a separate help page.

Discontinuous axis

When you have a gap in a Y axis, choose whether or not you also want a gap in any columns that span the gap. Not leaving a gap may make your graph misleading.

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graph settings two-way discontinuous

 

Shape of the legend key

For bar graphs, choose between square or rectangular (wider) boxes before the legend text.