Files and Folders

Folders

Folder Management

MATLAB® Mobile™ supports the following functionality for folder management:

  • Create, rename, and delete folders directly in the File Browser.

    • To create a new folder, tap Plus icon and select New folder. Enter a valid folder name and tap Create.

    • To rename or delete a folder, tap next to the folder name and select either Rename or Delete.

      If you choose Rename, you must enter a valid folder name.

  • To refresh the folder list, pull down.

You can also open, copy, move, rename, and delete folders by using the MATLAB commands at the command line.

Folder Support

To browse different folders, tap the folder you want to look through. You can navigate through your MATLAB Drive™ using the breadcrumb.

To change the current working folder while using the command line, enter the cd command with the folder name you want to switch to.

Files

File Storage

Files are stored on your MATLAB Drive.

To access your computer files when your MATLAB Mobile session is connected to the Cloud, first upload the files from your computer to your MATLAB Drive. For instructions, see Upload Files from Desktop or Laptop.

File Management

MATLAB Mobile supports the following functionality for file management:

  • You can create, open, rename, and delete files directly in the File Browser.

    • To create a new file, tap Plus icon and select New file. Enter a valid file name. For a .m file, the name must be a valid MATLAB name (must start with a letter and contain only letters, numbers and underscores).

    • To rename or delete a file, tap the three dots Three dot icon next to the file name and then select either Rename or Delete.

      If you choose Rename, you must enter a valid file name.

  • You can also open, copy, move, rename, and delete files by using the MATLAB commands at the command line. For example, to open a file, enter the following at the command line:

    open filename

    where filename is the name of the file you want to open.

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