Orientation - Maple Programming Help

Online Help

All Products    Maple    MapleSim


Home : Support : Online Help : Getting Started : Menus : Document Menu Bar : Format Menu : Plot Menu : worksheet/plotinterface/orientation

Orientation

  

The Orientation menu contains commands that change the orientation (view) of your 3-D plot.

  

To change the orientation of your plot:

1. 

Click the plot, and then select Plot > Orientation.

  

Alternatively, use the context-sensitive options in the Context Panel.

2. 

Select one of the following:

• 

Default: This undoes all pans and scales you performed on the plot. Also, the rotation angles theta, phi, and psi are set to their default values (55, 75, and 0, respectively).

• 

Default rotation: This sets the rotation angles theta, phi, and psi to their default values (55, 75, and 0, respectively).

• 

Default translation: This undoes any pans you performed on the plot.

• 

Default size: This undoes any zoom actions you performed on the plot.

• 

X Axis: Rotates the plot so that the positive x-axis is facing you.

• 

Y Axis: Rotates the plot so that the positive y-axis is facing you.

• 

Z Axis: Rotates the plot so that the positive z-axis is facing you.

• 

Projection: Change the perspective of the plot using the Set projection dialog. For more information, see Change Projection.

See Also

Change Projection

Change the View of a Plot

Modify the Appearance of Three-Dimensional Plots

Plot Menu

plot3d

plot3d/option

plottools

Rotate a 3-D Plot

Use Context Menus for Plots