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Line Color Sequence for XY Plots
Syntax tpcolors()
tpcolors(colors)
See Also tpplot , tpsymbols , tpopen , tpmacrostring

Description
If the character matrix colors is present, tpcolors sets the current color sequence to the specified colors. If colors is not present, tpcolors returns the current color sequence. Unless specified by tpcolors, O-Matrix uses the following sequence of colors for plotting in Tecplot: "BLACK", "RED", "GREEN", "BLUE", "CYAN","YELLOW", and "PURPLE". That is, the first line plotted with tpplot will be black, the second will be red, and so on. The sequence starts over after a purple plot. The color "WHITE" can be added to the color sequence, but it is not part of the default sequence. It is primarily useful for erasing lines from a plot.

Examples
If you enter
   clear
   print tpcolors
O-Matrix will print the default color sequence. If you enter
   tpcolors({"RED","GREEN","RED","BLUE"})
   tpcolors
O-Matrix will change the color sequence to the specified colors and print the following result
RED  
GREEN
RED  
BLUE 
If you continue the example by entering
   y = 1:1:5
   for i = 1 to 2*rowdim(tpcolors) begin
      tpplot(y+i);
   end
O-Matrix will generate the following graph in Tecplot