3.5.1.4.9 Plotdata

Description

This function returns the designated dataset of the index number plot at (rowNum, colNum) panel.of the active layer.

Syntax

dataset plotdata(int nIndex, int nDesignation, int rowNum = 0, int colNum = 0)

Parameter

nIndex

Index number of plot

nDesignation

The column type enum
  • X: X Value
  • Y: Y Value
  • Z: Z Value
  • XE: X Error
  • YE: Y Error

rowNum

The row number of panel.

columnNum

The column number of panel.

Return

Return the designated dataset of the index number plot at (rowNum, colNum) panel.

Example

Example1

newbook;
fname$ = system.path.program$ + "Samples\Curve Fitting\Multiple Gaussians.dat";
impASC;
plotxy iy:=(1,2:end) plot:=200;
allymean = Mean(plotdata(*, Y)) ; //Get the mean value of all plots’ Y value
allymean =;
y1max = Max(plotdata(1,Y));
y1max =;

Example2

newbook;
fname$ = system.path.program$ + "Samples\Data Manipulation\WeatherStations.DAT";
impASC;
plot_group iy:=col(6) type:=3 horz:=col(5) vert:=col(4);
sunnymean = Mean(plotdata(1, Y, 5, *)); 
sunnymean=;
wilmottmax = Max(plotdata(1,Y,*,2));
wilmottmax=;