Question #609

In Python, how do you change the size of figures drawn with Matplotlib?

Answer

The simplest way to change the size of an existing Matplotlib figure is to use the method set_size_inches():

import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
plt.plot ([1,9,2,8,3,7,4,6,5,5])

# Set figure size in inches
fig = plt.gcf()
fig.set_size_inches(20, 4)

The above code should display something like:

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Question by Alphonsio 01/11/2021 at 03:57:57 PM
In Python, how do you change the size of an already created figure drawn with Matplotlib?
Answer by Alphonsio 01/11/2021 at 03:57:14 PM

The simplest way to change the size of an existing Matplotlib figure is to use the method set_size_inches():

import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
plt.plot ([1,9,2,8,3,7,4,6,5,5])

# Set figure size in inches
fig = plt.gcf()
fig.set_size_inches(20, 4)

The above code should display something like:

Answer by Alphonsio 01/11/2021 at 03:56:25 PM

The simplest way to change the size of an existing Matplotlib figure is to use set_size_inches():

import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
plt.plot ([1,9,2,8,3,7,4,6,5,5])

# Set figure size in inches
fig = plt.gcf()
fig.set_size_inches(20, 4)

The above code should display something like:

Answer by Alphonsio 01/11/2021 at 03:56:07 PM

The simplest way to change the size of an existing Matplotlib figure is to use set_size_inches():

import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
plt.plot ([1,9,2,8,3,7,4,6,5,5])

# Set figure size in inches
fig = plt.gcf()
fig.set_size_inches(20, 4)

The above code should display something like:

Answer by Alphonsio 01/10/2021 at 01:30:34 PM

The simplest way to change the size of a Matplotlib figure is to set the rcParams as on the following example :

import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
# Set figure size in inches
plt.rcParams["figure.figsize"] = (8,6)
plt.plot (data)

Answer by Alphonsio 01/10/2021 at 01:15:25 PM

The simplest way to change the size of a Matplotlib figure is to set the rcParams as on the following example :

import matplotlib.pyplot as plt
plt.rcParams["figure.figsize"] = (8,6)
plt.plot (data)

Question by Alphonsio 01/10/2021 at 01:11:05 PM
In Python, how do you change the size of figures drawn with Matplotlib?
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