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Stefan (view profile)


Prompts a username and password from a user and hides the password input by *******

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GetAuthentication only uses a figure, uicontrol and keypress function to create a dialog for authentication (e.g. website).


Passcode inspired this file.

MATLAB release MATLAB 7.5 (R2007b)
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05 Feb 2010 Ryan

Ryan (view profile)

Handy file. It would be nice to return the button press explicitly rather than just setting user==password==''
That's easy to add as a user though. Thanks!

25 Aug 2009 Ryan

Ryan (view profile)

Works as advertised. Thanks for providing it!

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