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Change the View of a Plot

 Use the Pan mode to change the view of a plot.  Panning along the plot moves the displayed area in the horizontal and vertical directions. It is often used together with zooming in to view a region of interest on the plot.

Change the View of a 2-D plot

 1 Click the plot to select it.
 2 From the Plot menu, select Manipulator > Pan. Alternatively, click the Pan ( ) icon in the 2-D Plot Toolbar.

 3 Move the cursor over the plot. The mouse pointer for panning is a hand.
 4 Drag the mouse on the plot. Panning moves the plot view by changing the range.

 Notes: The curve is recalculated for smartplots, but curves created with the plot command will not resample.
 The pan feature is not available for the plots[polarplot] command.

Change the View of a 3-D plot

 1 Click the plot to select it.

 2 From the Plot menu, select Manipulator > Pan. Alternatively, click the Pan ( ) icon in the 3-D Plot Toolbar.
 3 Move the cursor over the plot. The mouse pointer for panning is a hand ( ).
 4 Drag the mouse on the plot.  Panning changes the position of the plot in the anchored frame. Here, zooming and panning were used to change the view of the plot:

Using the Mouse Scroll Wheel to Pan or Scale

 You can use the mouse scroll wheel to pan or scale on a plot.
 To pan the plot with the mouse wheel:
 1 Select the plot.
 2 Click the Pan ( ) icon in the plotting toolbar.
 3 Hold Ctrl (Control, on Mac) and rotate the mouse wheel.
 To scale the plot with the mouse wheel:
 1 Select the plot. Select either the Zoom in ( ) or Zoom out ( ) item in the 3-D Plot Toolbar.
 2 Place your pointer on the plot and then rotate the mouse wheel. Scaling increases or decreases the size of the plot.  Note that the plot structure itself does not change.

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