Before you can package and then deploy a web app, you need to create an app using MATLAB® App Designer. For more information, see Create and Run a Simple App Using App Designer (MATLAB).
webAppCompiler at the MATLAB command line to
open the Web App Compiler app.
In the MAIN FILE section of the toolstrip, click the button to add your App Designer
.mlapp file to the project. The Web App Compiler
automatically resizes to include an App details section
that contains information about the app such as app name, author, summary,
description, and version. You can edit information about the app in App
Designer by clicking Edit App Details. Click
Refresh to update Web App Compiler with any changes
you have made.
(Optional) Select Copy web app to server
app folder check box and specify the path to the app folder
on the server where you want the web app archive (
file) to be automatically copied. If you leave this check box cleared, the
Web App Compiler will create the web app archive (
file) in the project folder. You must manually copy or upload the web app
.ctf file) to the app folder on the server.
For more information, see Configure the Development Version of MATLAB Web App Server.
Add supporting files, if any, in the Files required for your app to run section. Supporting files include any MAT-files, images used by your web app, or user-written MATLAB functions not found by MATLAB Compiler™.
Click Package to package the app, and create a web
app archive (
In the Save Project dialog box that opens, specify a project name and a location where you want to save the web app project. Web App Compiler saves your project and opens a Package dialog box.
Once packaging is complete, in the Package dialog box, click Open output folder. This step opens the project folder which contains the following files:
You can view the log file,
PackagingLog.html, to see
mcc syntax used to package and create the web
To use the web app, deploy the web app archive file,
For more information, see Deploy Web App.