, file, validate=True, pretty=False, remove_uids=True)

Convert a figure to JSON and write it to a file or writeable object

  • fig – Figure object or dict representing a figure

  • file (str or writeable) – A string representing a local file path or a writeable object (e.g. an open file descriptor)

  • pretty (bool (default False)) – True if JSON representation should be pretty-printed, False if representation should be as compact as possible.

  • remove_uids (bool (default True)) – True if trace UIDs should be omitted from the JSON representation


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