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Scatter Plot Matrix – Symbols

Use this to set the symbols for a scatter plot matrix.


Lists the current plot for you to specify the symbol attributes. If groups have been specified on the data menu then these will be shown in the list for each graph. The groups are represented by the ordinal values and you can then set symbol attributes for each different level of the group.


Lets you control the size, style and colour of symbols for the scatter plot.


Lists the different symbols that you can use to represent the points in the graph. Select the type of symbol you want to use for the graph.


Lets you specify an amount by which the standard size of the symbols are to be multiplied by. The value 1 represents the standard size used.


Lets you specify the colour of the symbol.

Fill colour

If selected, this enables a list of colours from which you can fill the inner area of symbols.


Tick this box if you want the points labelled, and select a factor or text from the dropdown list, or just type in the name of a factor or text.

Action buttons

Run Produce the graph.
Cancel Close the dialog without further changes.
Defaults Reset the options to their default settings.

Action Icons

Pin Controls whether to keep the dialog open when you click Run. When the pin is down  the dialog will remain open, otherwise when the pin is up  the dialog will close.
Restore Restore names into edit fields and default settings.
Clear Clear all fields and list boxes.
Help Open the Help topic for this dialog.

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Updated on April 30, 2019

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