Last Update: 2/18/2019
In Origin, you can create a contour or 3D graph from a range of cells in a worksheet, which is treated as a virtual matrix.
You have the following two options to customize data when you plot a graph from a virtual matrix:
In this scenario, you can make a plot as well as create a virtual matrix:
In this scenario, you can use an existing virtual matrix to make a plot:
You can use Virtual Matrix Manager to manage the existing virtual matrices. If you want to launch the Virtual Matrix Manager dialog, you can select Tool: Virtual Matrix Manager… from Origin menu or double click on any plot created by virtual matrix to open Plot Details dialog, and then click Workbook button at the bottom.
In Virtual Matrix Manager dialog, you can:
You can get the range of virtual matrix easily in Plot Details dialog after creating a plot from a virtual matrix:
In Origin, the virtual matrix can be also accessed and changed the properties by vmatrix object in Labtalk.
Keywords:Virtual matrix, 3D graph
Minimum Origin Version Required: Origin 2015