Author Archives: Yair Altman

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GUI formatting using HTML

HTML formatting an be used to align and background-color text within Matlab uicontrols such as buttons, listboxes, uitables etc.

Categories: Medium risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls, Undocumented feature
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MathWorks-solicited Java survey

MathWorks is soliciting user feedbacks about the use of Java components in Matlab programs.

Categories: Figure window, Hidden property, High risk of breaking in future versions, Java, Undocumented function
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I am hiring experienced Matlab programmers (Tel Aviv)

I am hiring a Matlab programmer in Tel Aviv

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Additional license data

Additional meta-data about installed toolboxes can be retrieved in Matlab.

Categories: High risk of breaking in future versions, Stock Matlab function, Undocumented feature, Undocumented function
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Parsing XML strings

Matlab’s xmlread function cannot process XML data directly, but this can easily be overcome.

Categories: Low risk of breaking in future versions, Semi-documented feature, Stock Matlab function
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Quirks with parfor vs. for

Parallelizing loops with Matlab’s parfor might generate unexpected results. Users beware!

Categories: Guest bloggers, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, Memory, Stock Matlab function, Undocumented feature
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Checking status of warning messages in MEX

Undocumented Mex functions can be used to extract the state of Matlab warnings in run-time.

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Password & spinner controls in Matlab GUI

Password fields and spinner controls can easily be embedded in Matlab GUIs.

Categories: GUI, High risk of breaking in future versions, Java, Semi-documented function
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Sending email/text messages from Matlab

Sending emails and SMS (text) messages from Matlab is easy, once you know a few quirks.

Categories: GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, Semi-documented feature, Stock Matlab function
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Afterthoughts on implicit expansion

The new implicit expansion feature of Matlab R2016b can break user code in unexpected ways.

Categories: Low risk of breaking in future versions, Stock Matlab function, Undocumented feature
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