Polar Class Scatter Plot

Click the Home | New Graph | Polar | Polar Class Scatter Plot command to create a polar class scatter plot. A polar class scatter plot is a scatter plot with symbols that mark the intersection of X (Radius Axis) and Y (Angle Axis) coordinates based on a required third value (Class column). Class scatter plots group data into discrete classes (bins). The data points are displayed using the symbol assigned to the class. Class scatter plots include a legend by default.

Click the Polar Class Scatter Plot button to create a polar class plot.

 

 

2D Polar Class Scatter Plot
The location of each of the 2D
class scatter plot's XY data points
is based on the
Class value.

 

Creating a New Polar Class Scatter Plot

To create a polar class scatter plot:

  1. Click the Home | New Graph | Polar | Polar Class Scatter Plot command.

  2. Select a data file in the Open Worksheet dialog. You can select a new data file or you can select an open data file in the Open worksheets section.

  3. Click the Open button. A polar class plot is created using the default properties.

 

Editing Polar Class Scatter Plot Properties

To change the features of a polar class scatter plot, including the column used to control the class, first select the polar class scatter plot in the plot window or Object Managerand then edit its properties in the Property Manager.

 

Click the following tabs in the Property Manager to change different properties:

Plot

Data Limits

Labels

Symbol

Line

 

 

See Also

Standard Axes (Radius Axis)

Angle Axis

Class Scatter Plot

XYZ Class Scatter Plot

Graph Wizard