Tag Archives: JavaFrame

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Docking figures in compiled applications

Figures in compiled applications cannot officially be docked since R2008a, but this can be done using a simple undocumented trick.

Categories: Figure window, High risk of breaking in future versions, Java, Undocumented feature
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Minimize/maximize figure window

Matlab figure windows can easily be maximized, minimized and restored using a bit of undocumented magic powder

Categories: Figure window, GUI, Hidden property, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, Undocumented feature, Undocumented function
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Blurred Matlab figure window

Matlab figure windows can be blurred using a semi-transparent overlaid window – this article explains how

Categories: Figure window, GUI, Java, Listeners, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, Undocumented feature
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Transparent Matlab figure window

Matlab figure windows can be made fully or partially transparent/translucent or blurred – this article explains how

Categories: Figure window, GUI, Hidden property, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions
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Enable/disable entire figure window

Disabling/enabling an entire figure window is impossible with pure Matlab, but is very simple using the underlying Java. This article explains how.

Categories: Figure window, GUI, Hidden property, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions
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FindJObj – find a Matlab component’s underlying Java object

The FindJObj utility can be used to access and display the internal components of Matlab controls and containers. This article explains its uses and inner mechanism.

Categories: Figure window, GUI, Handle graphics, High risk of breaking in future versions, Java, UI controls, Undocumented feature
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Detecting window focus events

Matlab does not have any documented method to detect window focus events (gain/loss). This article describes an undocumented way to detect such events.

Categories: Figure window, GUI, Hidden property, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions
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Setting status-bar components

Matlab status-bars are Java containers in which we can add GUI controls such as progress-bars, not just simple text labels

Categories: Figure window, GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions
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Setting status-bar text

The Matlab desktop and figure windows have a usable statusbar which can only be set using undocumented methods. This post shows how to set the status-bar text.

Categories: Desktop, Figure window, GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions
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Displaying hidden handle properties

I present two ways of checking undocumented hidden properties in Matlab Handle Graphics (HG) handles

Categories: Hidden property, High risk of breaking in future versions
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