plotly v5.6.0 Release Notes

Release Date: 2022-02-09 // 3 months ago
  • ⚡️ Updated

    • Updated Plotly.js to from version 2.8.3 to version 2.9.0. See the plotly.js CHANGELOG for more information. Notable changes include:
      • Implement ticklabelstep to reduce labels on cartesian axes and colorbars
      • Display the version of plotly.js when hovering over the modebar

Previous changes from v5.5.0

  • ➕ Added

    • text_auto argument to px.bar, px.histogram, px.density_heatmap, px.imshow #3518
    • Deprecated ff.create_annotated_heatmap, ff.create_county_choropleth, ff.create_gantt #3518
    • div_id argument to pio.to_html, pio.write_html, fig.to_html and fig.write_html to optionally make its IDs deterministic #3487 with thanks to @Skn0tt

    🛠 Fixed

    • Fixed ValueError when ff.create_annotated_heatmap passes rgba() colors into to_rgb_color_list #3478 with thanks to @janosh

    ⚡️ Updated

    • Updated Plotly.js to from version 2.6.3 to version 2.8.3. See the plotly.js CHANGELOG for more information. Notable changes include:
      • Horizontal color bars
      • texttemplate for histogram-like and heatmap-like traces