Category Archives: UI controls

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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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CheckboxList

Matlab listboxes can be enhanced with checkboxes next to each item.

Categories: GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls, Undocumented feature
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Undocumented button highlighting

Matlab button uicontrols can easily be highlighted by simply setting their Value property.

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

Matlab’s listbox layout can be modified to display multiple item columns and different inter-cell margins.

Categories: GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls
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Editable combo-box

Matlab’s popup menu (combo-box) control is quite limited in its abilities. This article explains how we can work around these limitations.

Categories: GUI, Java, Low risk of breaking in future versions, Semi-documented function, UI controls
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Editbox data input validation

Undocumented features of Matlab editbox uicontrols enable immediate user-input data validation

Categories: GUI, Handle graphics, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls, Undocumented feature
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Customizing editboxes

Matlab’s editbox can be customized in many useful manners

Categories: GUI, Java, Low risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls
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Rich-contents log panel

Matlab listboxes and editboxes can be used to display rich-contents HTML-formatted strings, which is ideal for log panels.

Categories: GUI, Icons, Low risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls, Undocumented feature
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JTattoo look-and-feel demo

A demo GUI that shows the effects of using different look-and-feels, including the JTatoo library, is presented.

Categories: Guest bloggers, GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, UI controls
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Multi-line uitable column headers

Matlab uitables can present long column headers in multiple lines, for improved readability.

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