matplotlib.axes.Axes.set_xticklabels

Axes.set_xticklabels(labels, *, fontdict=None, minor=False, **kwargs)

Set the xaxis' labels with list of string labels.

Warning

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

Parameters
labelslist of str

The label texts.

fontdictdict, optional

A dictionary controlling the appearance of the ticklabels. The default fontdict is:

{'fontsize': rcParams['axes.titlesize'],
 'fontweight': rcParams['axes.titleweight'],
 'verticalalignment': 'baseline',
 'horizontalalignment': loc}
minorbool, default: False

Whether to set the minor ticklabels rather than the major ones.

Returns
list of Text

The labels.

Other Parameters
**kwargsText properties.