File Exchange

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version (4.67 KB) by Giuseppe Ridinò
Squeeze text files.


Updated 13 May 2004

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This simple function scan a text file and, if necessary, rewrite it in order to remove all unusefull ending blanks. It also allows to adjust the starting spaces/tabs of each line.
It can be used when developing an application with lots of text files to make them look all in the same way, especially when using text editor with different tab sizes.
It can be applied recursively to subfolders.

Cite As

Giuseppe Ridinò (2020). squeezefile (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

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New options:
- apply recursively to subfolders
- hide/display log in the command window
- hide/display final report in the command window

M file with online help is now available

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R12.1
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux