[R] Scientific Numbers in Boxplot Label

William Dunlap wdunlap at tibco.com
Fri Jan 2 18:39:22 CET 2015

You can use options(scipen=n) to control when numbers are printed
using scientific notation (the default value is 0).  Compare
 options(scipen=0); plot( 1e-17*(1:10), 1e5*(1:10))
 options(scipen=10); plot( 1e-17*(1:10), 1e5*(1:10))
 options(scipen=20); plot( 1e-17*(1:10), 1e5*(1:10))

Bill Dunlap
TIBCO Software
wdunlap tibco.com

On Fri, Jan 2, 2015 at 7:49 AM, rganguly <rima at redhat.com> wrote:

> I am using Rstudio and running this simple code
> hist(atap$Price)
> The x-axis label displayed is in this format, 0e+00,1e+05 etc...
> How do I get rid of the scientific values and display numbers? Seems it is
> doing for all commands (barplot, boxplot, hist ....) I am running. I have
> few outliers in the data set.
> Thanks !
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