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Thanks, but that was the first thing I tried.  There was none.

If it matters, this is a linux install.

"Godzilla" wrote in message <kcqtm9$i6f$>...
> "Chuck37" wrote in message <kcq330$l2e$>...
> > I have no startup file, yet every time I restart matlab it goes back to long format even if I changed it to format short right before shutting down.  It also maintains format compact.  I must have set it up that way somehow a long time ago, but where would that be besides startup.m?
> > 
> > I know I have/had no startup because I created one as an experiment with a disp function at the beginning and it runs that one.
> > 
> > Thanks for pointers.  I can almost remember setting these things up, just don't know where...
> try
> which startup
> and i'll bet that you do have a startup.