Category Archives: UI controls

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Icon images & text in Matlab uicontrols

HTML can be used to add image icons to Matlab listbox and popup (drop-down) controls.

Categories: GUI, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls, Undocumented feature
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Aligning uicontrol contents

Matlab uicontrols can often be customized using plain HTML/CSS, without need for advanced Java.

Categories: GUI, Low risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls, Undocumented feature
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Listbox selection hacks

Matlab listbox selection can be customized in a variety of undocumented ways.

Categories: GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls, Undocumented feature
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Smart listbox & editbox scrollbars

Matlab listbox and multi-line editbox scrollbars can easily be made smarter, for improved appearance.

Categories: GUI, Java, Low risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls, Undocumented feature
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Faster findjobj

the ubiquitous findjobj utility has been significantly improved for speed for the most common use case.

Categories: GUI, Handle graphics, High risk of breaking in future versions, Java, UI controls
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Adding dynamic properties to graphic handles

It is easy and very useful to attach dynamic properties to Matlab graphics objects in run-time.

Categories: GUI, Handle graphics, High risk of breaking in future versions, Stock Matlab function, UI controls, Undocumented feature, Undocumented function
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Customizing Matlab uipanels

Matlab uipanel controls can be customized using Java in ways that are impossible with plain Matlab.

Categories: GUI, Hidden property, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, Stock Matlab function, UI controls
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Unorthodox checkbox usage

There are various ways to display interactive split-panes in Matlab GUI. Uiextras flex-panels override a checkbox control’s CData to display a divider.

Categories: GUI, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls
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Customizing combobox popups

Matlab combobox (dropdown) popups can be customized in a variety of ways.

Categories: GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls, Undocumented feature
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Customizing listbox/combobox items

Matlab listboxes can be customized using custom Java cell-renderers.

Categories: GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls
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