The steps style is only relevant to 2D plotting. It connects consecutive points with two line segments: the first from (x1,y1) to (x2,y1) and the second from (x2,y1) to (x2,y2). The input column requires are the same as for plot styles lines and points. The difference between fsteps and steps is that fsteps traces first the change in y and then the change in x. steps traces first the change in x and then the change in y. To fill the area between the curve and the baseline at y=0, use fillsteps. See also steps demo.

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