Help For Running MVC2

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William  L.
William L. on 12 Oct 2021
Hello, when I'm trying to run the tool called mvc2_guim when I run it some boxes are missing like this (right = from tutorial, left = mine).
And when I to read some data this message appears:
Dot indexing is not supported for variables of this type.
Error in mvc2_gui>pushbutton14_Callback (line 1393)
Error in gui_mainfcn (line 95)
Error in mvc2_gui (line 45)
gui_mainfcn(gui_State, varargin{:});
Error in>@(hObject,eventdata)mvc2_gui('pushbutton14_Callback',hObject,eventdata,guidata(hObject))
Error while evaluating UIControl Callback.
Can anyone help me?
Alejandro Olivieri
Alejandro Olivieri on 5 Nov 2021
All these guis (mvc1, mvc2 and mvc3) were created with MATLAB version 2012. It seems that they are not compatible with new MATLAB versions, probably from 2014 to date.
The only suggestion I can make is to install the stand alone compiled version available at
This folder has a detailed pdf with instructions for installation of a series of MATLAB compiled programs.

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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 12 Oct 2021
I suspect you might have started running the program by double-clicking on the .fig file. You need to execute the .m file instead. If you double-click the .fig file then it will open the interface but will not execute the initialization code that is needed to tie everything together.
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William  L.
William L. on 12 Oct 2021
Yes, I was running with a double click on fig file, but when I choose to run the .m file the program opens, but missing more boxes like this:

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