Start up function for user-defined options
startup executes commands of your choosing
when the MATLAB® program starts.
startup file in the
which is on the MATLAB search path. Add commands you want executed at startup. For example, your
startup function might include physical constants, defaults for
graphics properties, engineering conversion factors, or anything else you want
predefined in your workspace.
To specify the current folder in MATLAB when it starts, set the Initial working folder preference, described in General Preferences.
At startup, MATLAB automatically executes the
matlabrc function and, if it
exists on the MATLAB search path,
file, which is in the
/toolbox/local folder, is
reserved for use by MathWorks® and by system administrators on multiuser systems.