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Get the folder path in GUI

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Bohan Wu
Bohan Wu on 7 Aug 2019
Commented: Walter Roberson on 8 Aug 2019
Is there any way allow me to do this:
  1. Cilck the push button, something like the uiputfile poped up
  2. I choose certain random path and click 'OK'
  3. this path will be shown as the static text in my GUI

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awezmm on 8 Aug 2019
Edited: awezmm on 8 Aug 2019
Running this:
[file,path] = uiputfile;
returns the selected or specified file path to path.
You can get the fullfile path by doing:
fullfilepath = fullfile(path, file)
You can put the variable fullfilepath into a static text box since it is a string.
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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 8 Aug 2019
However, we recommend not using path as the name of a variable, as that interferes with using the MATLAB function named path

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