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Access Frequently Used Features

The quick access toolbar provide access to frequently used operations. This toolbar is always visible, even when you navigate between different MATLAB® Toolstrip tabs.

You can change the location of the quick access toolbar. On the Home tab, in the Environment section, click Layout, and then select an option for the Quick Access Toolbar.

To add a Toolstrip button to the quick access toolbar, right-click the button, and then select Add to Quick Access Toolbar.

To add, remove, or arrange buttons on the quick access toolbar, follow these steps:

  1. On the Home tab, in the Environment section, click Preferences. Then, select MATLAB > Toolbars.

  2. From the Toolbar drop-down menu, select Quick Access.

    The controls for the selected toolbar appear in the Layout and Controls sections of the Toolbars Preferences pane.

  3. In the Controls list, select or clear the check box for controls that you want to display or remove from the toolbar, respectively.

  4. Under Layout, rearrange the order of the controls and separator bars on the selected toolbar, by doing either of the following:

    • Drag the icon for a control or separator bar to another position.

    • Select a Layout icon, and then click one of the Layout buttons below the layout icons.

      For instance, to move the MATLAB desktop Cut icon to the beginning of the toolbar, select the Cut icon , and then click .

  5. Click Apply or OK.

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