27.12.1 Window-view Browser Graph

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Data Requirements

Select at least one Y columns of values (or a range from at least one columns). If there is an associated X column, X column supplies X values; otherwise, sampling interval of the Y column or row number is used.

Creating the Graph

Select required data.

From the menu,select Plot > Browser: Black Lines/Color Lines/Histogram/Stack.

The plotstackbrowser dialog box

When you select Plot > Browser: Stack... to plot a stacked browser graph, a dialog "Stack:plotstackbrowser" will be opened:
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This X-Function is similar with the X-Function plotstack. In this dialog,

  • Group By: Specify an grouping identifier to arrange the plots in multiple layers.
  • Graph Template: Specify the template used to create the graph.
  • Spacing(in % of Page Dimension): Adjust the spacing between the layers and around the layers.


BBLINE.OTP; BCLine.OTP; BHISTO.OTPU; BStack.otpu(installed to the Origin program folder).


  • New "Window View" graph for plotting from a worksheet that has a large number of columns.
  • List columns by Short Name, Long Name, Comments, or User Parameters.
  • Supported plot types include Black Line, Colored Line, Histogram and Stack, all customizable via Plot Details.
  • Browser window controls for: Plot every Nth column; select or unselect all columns; auto rescale in Y dimension, rescale all, or no rescale; common display range for all plots, add all columns from sheet.
  • Browser window support for Mini Toolbars and Gadgets.

For more detailed information, please refer to the page "Graph With Browser Panel".