For the latest version of JMP Help, visit

Using JMP > JMP Reports > Navigate JMP Reports > Use the Hand Tool
Publication date: 11/10/2021

Use the Hand Tool

Select the hand tool using the Tools > Grabber option. There are many functions that you can use with the hand tool (also known as the grabber tool) in a report. Here are some examples of how the hand behaves in graphs and plots:

On histograms, for continuous variables, use the hand tool to change the number of bars or to shift the boundaries of the bars.

In all report tables, use the hand tool to click and drag columns for rearranging.

Use the hand tool to change the displayed range of axis values. See Scroll and Scale Axes in Graphs.

Want more information? Have questions? Get answers in the JMP User Community (