[R] main title in plot; outer=TRUE (cut off)

jim holtman jholtman at gmail.com
Fri Dec 16 14:44:21 CET 2011

try moving the 'par' function call before the plot; you need to have
the margins set before you do the 'plot'ting.  Also not reproducible
since 'data' not provided.

On Fri, Dec 16, 2011 at 5:25 AM, AlexC <alexandre.chausson at unil.ch> wrote:
> Hello,
> I'm trying to position a plot title "1 a)" in the top left corner of a
> graph; i've set outer=TRUE for it to be in the outer margin unfortunately
> this is cut off.  Is there a way either to make it so that it is not cut off
> or increase the number of margins and then place it in margin below the
> outer?
> Heres what I have so far
> windows(width=7,height=7)
> plot(data$x,data$y,ylab="ylab",xlab="xlab",cex=1.5,cex.lab=1.5,cex.axis=1.5,font.axis=3,axes=FALSE)
> par(mar=c(5,4,4,2)+0.2)
> title(outer=TRUE,adj=0,main = list("1 a)", cex=1.1,col="black", font=2))
> thank you for your help in advance
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Jim Holtman
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