Category Archives: Presumed future risk

Indicated the presumed risk of this feature breaking in some future Matlab version

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PlotEdit context-menu customization

A combination of Matlab and Java Robot commands to automate a certain animation can be used when we cannot access underlying GUI/graphics code.

Categories: Figure window, GUI, Handle graphics, Java, Low risk of breaking in future versions, Undocumented feature
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Builtin PopupPanel widget

We can use a built-in Matlab popup-panel widget control to display lightweight popups that are attached to a figure window.

Categories: Figure window, GUI, High risk of breaking in future versions, Java, Undocumented feature
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Customizing uifigures part 3

As I have repeatedly posted in recent years, Matlab is advancing towards web-based GUI. The basic underlying technology is more-or-less stable: an HTML/Javascript webpage that is created-on-the-fly and rendered in a stripped-down browser window (based on Chromium-based jxBrowser in recent […]

Categories: Figure window, GUI, High risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls, Undocumented feature
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Customizing contour plots part 2

Matlab contour labels’ color and font can easily be customized.

Categories: Handle graphics, Hidden property, High risk of breaking in future versions, Stock Matlab function
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The HotLinks feature

feature(‘HotLinks’) can be used to temporarily disable hyperlinks and other markups in the Matlab console.

Categories: Desktop, High risk of breaking in future versions, Undocumented feature, Undocumented function
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Tips for accelerating Matlab performance

My article on “Tips for Accelerating MATLAB Performance” was recently featured in the September 2017 Matlab newsletter digest.

Categories: Handle graphics, Low risk of breaking in future versions
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Faster csvwrite/dlmwrite

The speed of the builtin csvwrite, dlmwrite functions can be improved dramatically.

Categories: Low risk of breaking in future versions, Mex, Undocumented feature
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Runtime code instrumentation

Conditional breakpoints can be used to instrument code with user-specified code.

Categories: Medium risk of breaking in future versions, Stock Matlab function, Undocumented feature
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Sending HTML emails from Matlab

Matlab’s sendmail only sends simple text messages by default; a simple hack can cause it to send HTML-formatted messages.

Categories: Java, Low risk of breaking in future versions, Stock Matlab function, Undocumented feature
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User-defined tab completions – take 2

Matlab has changed the mechanism that enables user-defined tab-completion of function inputs.

Categories: Desktop, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, Undocumented feature
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