A grid is usually handy to have under lines and charts as it helps the human eye spot differences in pattern and compare plots visually in the figure. To be able to set up how visibly, how frequently, and in what style the grid is displayed—or whether it is displayed at all—we should use
In this recipe we will be learning how to turn the grid on and off, and how to change the major and minor ticks on a grid.
The most frequent grid customization is reachable in the
matplotlib.pyplot.grid helper function.
To see the interactive effect of this, you should run the following under
ipython –pylab. The basic call to
plt.grid() will toggle grid visibility in the current interactive session started by ...