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uibar: Colored bar indicator (like a waitbar) that can be placed in a figure.

version 2.0.0.0 (17.3 KB) by Douglas Schwarz
Multi-purpose variable-length colored bar indicator.

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Updated 11 Jul 2017

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This is a class that implements a colored bar indicator, very much like a waitbar, that you can embed in any figure. It mimics built-in MATLAB UI elements with the following properties and their default values:
BackgroundColor = [1 1 1]
BorderColor = [0 0 0]
CurrentMouseValue (Read-only)
Direction = 'east' or 'north' depending on Position and DirectionMode
DirectionMode = 'auto'
ForegroundColor = [1 0 0]
LineWidth = 0.5
Max = 1
Min = 0
Position = [20 20 200 15]
Units = 'pixels'
Value = 0
ButtonDownFcn
DeleteFcn
HitTest = 'on'
Parent
Selected = 'off'
SelectionHighlight = 'on'
Type = 'uibar' (Read-only)
UIContextMenu
UserData
Visible = 'on'
You change the length of the bar simply by setting the Value property of the instantiated object.
mybar = uibar;
mybar.Value = 0.5;

Cite As

Douglas Schwarz (2021). uibar: Colored bar indicator (like a waitbar) that can be placed in a figure. (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/63687-uibar-colored-bar-indicator-like-a-waitbar-that-can-be-placed-in-a-figure), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2017a
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux
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