propertyeditor

Show or hide Property Editor

Syntax

propertyeditor('on')
propertyeditor('off')
propertyeditor
propertyeditor(figure_handle,...)

Description

propertyeditor('on') displays the Property Editor tool on the current figure.

propertyeditor('off') hides the Property Editor on the current figure.

propertyeditor toggles the visibility of the Property Editor on the current figure. You can also use propertyeditor('toggle')instead for the same functionality.

propertyeditor(figure_handle,...) displays or hides the Property Editor on the figure specified by figure_handle.

Examples

Open Property Editor

Create a simple plot and open the property editor.

plot(1:10)
propertyeditor

Alternatives

To collectively enable Plotting Tools, use the large Plotting Tool icon on the figure toolbar. To collectively disable the Plotting Tools, use the smaller icon . Open or close the Property Editor tool from the figure's View menu. For details, see Customize Objects in Graph.

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Tips

If you call propertyeditor in a MATLAB® program and subsequent lines depend on the Property Editor being fully initialized, follow it by drawnow to ensure complete initialization.

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