matplotlib graph white space

Steve Gronicus at SGA.Ninja
Mon Oct 4 11:39:11 EDT 2021

Yes, I saw that but it is a change for all sides. 
 Is there a setting to change just the left and right padding?

-----Original Message-----
From: Michel Alwan <michel at> 
Sent: Monday, October 4, 2021 7:56 AM
To: Steve <Gronicus at SGA.Ninja>
Cc: python-list at
Subject: Re: matplotlib graph white space

In the plot window, you can click on the settings (up), and select the
option "tight layout" by pressing that button... I think this is what you
are looking for...

On 21/10/04 04:39AM, Steve wrote:
> I am using the first bar graph listed at this site:
> The problem I have is that there is too much white space around the graph.
> My data would be better displayed if I could widen the graph into the 
> space to the right and left of the chart.
> Steve
> --

Michel Alwan

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