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Pen Usage and Default Settings

Pen number 0 is preset with no thickening, colour 0, solid line. Pen number 1,2,3 are preset with no thickening, colour 4,8,12 respectively (in order to match the three intensity levels available on most devices) and solid line. Pen number 15 is preset with no thickening, colour 0 dashed pattern number 2. All other pens have the same default attributes as Pen 0.

In general, a plot command uses the current pen with all its attributes. Exceptions are


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