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Modifying Matlab’s Look-and-Feel

…lar cross-platform compatibilities, but enables much greater control over the look-and-feel (L&F or PLAF) of application GUI. In a nutshell, L&Fs affect the appearance and behavior of menus, controls, color schemes etc., using a properties…

Categories: Desktop, GUI, Low risk of breaking in future versions
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Uitable customization report

…able uses only one of these components (the SortableTable). In fact, there are many more such controls that we can use in our GUIs. These include a wide selection of combo-box (drop-down) controls – calculator, file/folder selection, date sele…

Categories: GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, Stock Matlab function, Undocumented feature
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Password & spinner controls in Matlab GUI

…ls that are often useful in similar configuration panels (not necessarily for emails): password fields and spinners. Matlab GUI configuration panel including password and spinner controls (click to zoom-in) Password fields are basically editboxes t…

Categories: GUI, High risk of breaking in future versions, Java, Semi-documented function
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GUI automation using a Robot

I would like to welcome guest writer Takeshi (Kesh) Ikuma. Kesh has posted several interesting utilities on the Matlab File Exchange, including the award-winning Enhanced Input Dialog Box. Today, Kesh will describe how we can automate GUI actions pr…

Categories: Figure window, Guest bloggers, GUI, Java, Low risk of breaking in future versions
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Advanced Matlab seminars – London, 10-14 March 2014

…preparing professional reports, writing professional code and performance tuning. US$1199 Advanced Matlab Visualization & GUI – 3 days (March 12-14), including advanced visualization and GUI techniques. US$1799 Enroll to both courses for a…

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FindJObj GUI – display container hierarchy

…ponent. Findjobj has another role: displaying the component hierarchy of complex Matlab containers such as the figure window, GUIDE or the Editor. When findjobj is called with no output arguments, the function infers that the user requests to see the…

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

…s. Figure 2: A multi-layered graph. Each plot has its own graph layer with independent axes. Built-in mouse interactivity and GUIs for interactive plot editing. Figure 3: A plot editor for a single-layered graph. Java programmers might note here the…

Categories: Guest bloggers, GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions
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Customizing uitree

Last week, I introduced the semi-documented uitree function that enables displaying data in a hierarchical (tree) control in Matlab GUI. Today, I will continue by describing how uitrees can be customized. Note that although uitrees use Java objects…

Categories: GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, Semi-documented function
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Transparent labels

…t would reduce the usable space for the actual contents, which is already at a premium: Adding a transparent label to Matlab GUI (click for full-size image) A natural place for the new label, as indicated, would be on top of the empty space next to…

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Matlab layout managers: uicontainer and relatives

When designing Matlab applications, we can either use Matlab’s designer (guide), or manually position each GUI component programmatically, using its Position property. Matlab lacks the layout managers so common in Java, that enable easy relati…

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