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Specifying markers in tikzpicture

I have the following chart...the below code won't build without the data files, but an image follows \documentclass{article} \usepackage{pgfplots} \begin{document} \begin{figure} \...
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How to use cycle list = black white properly

I am not getting the black white cycle list working. All three graphs are solid black lines. I want them to have different dash patterns though! \documentclass[11pt, a4paper]{article} \usepackage{...
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Why are some of my boxplots dashed?

Here's a MWE: \documentclass[a4paper]{standalone} \usepackage{pgfplots} \usepgfplotslibrary{statistics} \pgfplotsset{compat=1.8} \begin{document} \begin{tikzpicture} \begin{axis}[ boxplot/draw ...
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pgfplots: Incorrect legend marks for a line plot with markers on top

According to the pgfplots manual (§4.9.5), every legend image post can be used to draw “a line plot and [have] you plot selected markers on top of it.” In that section, they provide an example for a ...
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pgfplots - Is there an equivalent to 'cycle list name=color list' for custom lists?

I defined my own cycle list mycolor, which equals the vanilla color one except for 2-3 different colors and I added two more items to the cycle. The manual says on page 176: The cycle list name=...
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How to color multiple plots in rainbow colors?

I´m trying to color multiple curves of a line in rainbow colors wiht tikz. I´ve found the [wave] option for color from the xcolor pagacke, but I can't get it to work inside tikz's draw command. \...
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using cycle list to use a predefined set of markers on a 2D scatter plot

I have to create a bunch of scatter plots and I would like to avoid having to manually redefine the markers for all of the plots each time I decide that it does not look good enough... anyways, I see ...
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Change steps of logarithmic scale in PGFPlots and remove markers for selected series

1) So I want my x axis' step size to be increased since it looks very cluttered as it is right now. Unfortunately it's a loglog plot so the usual xtick={-5,0,5}, doesn't work. At the moment, it ...
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How to customize plot color using xcolor?

I am trying to plot multiple data sources on the same plot and differentiate between them with color. Here is a minimal environment for replicating the errors I am getting. \documentclass[a4paper,12pt,...
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How to create an array of styles and use it? [closed]

I want to create an array of custom defined styles and afterwards use these styles by getting them by index. My approach so far, which isn't working: Defining some styles: \pgfplotsset{ ...
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