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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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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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Sending email/text messages from Matlab

Sending emails and SMS (text) messages from Matlab is easy, once you know a few quirks.

Categories: GUI, Java, Medium risk of breaking in future versions, Semi-documented feature, Stock Matlab function
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Working with non-standard DPI displays

Matlab uses logical (scaled) pixel positions. With high-DPI displays, this might cause problems, but it is easy to retrieve the physical (unscaled) pixel values.

Categories: Desktop, Figure window, GUI, Java, Low risk of breaking in future versions, Undocumented feature
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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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Icon images & text in Matlab uicontrols

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

Categories: GUI, Icons, 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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Customizing uifigures part 2

Matlab’s new web-based uifigures can be customized using custom CSS and Javascript code.

Categories: Figure window, Guest bloggers, GUI, High risk of breaking in future versions, Undocumented feature
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AppDesigner’s mlapp file format

MLAPP files created by AppDesigner can be inspected and manipulated outside AppDesigner.

Categories: GUI, High risk of breaking in future versions, 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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