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Example to show connecting events that occur when the figure closes.
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import matplotlib.pyplot as plt def on_close(event): print('Closed Figure!') fig = plt.figure() fig.canvas.mpl_connect('close_event', on_close) plt.text(0.35, 0.5, 'Close Me!', dict(size=30)) plt.show()