Category Archives: Presumed future risk

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

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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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Matlab compilation quirks – take 2

A few hard-to-trace quirks with Matlab compiler outputs are explained.

Categories: Guest bloggers, High risk of breaking in future versions, Stock Matlab function, Toolbox, Undocumented feature
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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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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.

Categories: Guest bloggers, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, Undocumented function
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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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