How can I open an existing Grapher file with Scripter?

This article contains a sample script for opening an existing GRF file.

To run this script:

  1. Click here to download the BAS file:Open.BAS .
  2. Click Automation | Scripts | Run, select the BAS file from your downloads directory, and click Open.


  1. Copy the script below.
  2. Open Grapher and turn on the Script Manager by clicking View | Display | Script Manager.
  3. Press Ctrl+A to select all of the existing lines in the Script Manager and then press DELETE.
  4. Press Ctrl+V to paste it into the Script Manager.
  5. Click the Start/Resume icon () in the Script Manager.



Sub Main

Dim GrapherApp As Object
Set GrapherApp = CreateObject("Grapher.Application")
GrapherApp.Visible = True

Dim Docs As Object
Set Docs = GrapherApp.Documents
Docs.Open (GrapherApp.Path + "\samples\Line scatter plot.gpj")

End Sub


Updated January 16, 2018

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