Category Archives: High risk of breaking in future versions

Very likely to break in some future Matlab versions. Usually indicates a deeply undocumented feature that relies on internal Matlab code which may change or break with no prior notice.

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Toolbar button labels

GUI toolbar button labels can easily be set and customized using underlying Java components.

Categories: Figure window, GUI, High risk of breaking in future versions, Java, 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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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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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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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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uigetfile/uiputfile customizations

A file-selector dialog window that includes an integrated preview panel is shown and explained.

Categories: GUI, High risk of breaking in future versions, Java, Undocumented feature
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