Axis.set_ticklabels(self, ticklabels, *, minor=False, **kwargs)[source]

Set the text values of the tick labels.


This method should only be used after fixing the tick positions using Axis.set_ticks. Otherwise, the labels may end up in unexpected positions.

ticklabelssequence of str or of Texts

Texts for labeling each tick location in the sequence set by Axis.set_ticks; the number of labels must match the number of locations.


If True, set minor ticks instead of major ticks.


Text properties.

list of Texts

For each tick, includes tick.label1 if it is visible, then tick.label2 if it is visible, in that order.

Examples using matplotlib.axis.Axis.set_ticklabels