Tips for using Plotly with Jupyter Notebook 5.0 (the latest version)


Jupyter notebook 5.0 has an iopub.data_rate set to 10^7,
that usually is insufficient for large plotly plots or when using

If this limit is exceeded the notebook stops working and the following message is displayed:

IOPub data rate exceeded.
The notebook server will temporarily stop sending output
to the client in order to avoid crashing it.
To change this limit, set the config variable

To fix this behaviour you can either start the notebook with the command:

jupyter notebook --NotebookApp.iopub_data_rate_limit=1.0e10

i.e with a greater than default iopub.data_rate,
or create a as it it is explained here: