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Develop Apps Using App Designer

Develop apps interactively using App Designer

App Designer is an interactive development environment for designing an app layout and programming its behavior. It provides a fully integrated version of the MATLAB® Editor and a large set of interactive UI components. It also offers a grid layout manager to organize your user interface, and automatic reflow options to make your app detect and respond to changes in screen size. It lets you distribute apps by packaging them into installer files directly from the App Designer toolstrip, or by creating a standalone desktop or web app (requires MATLAB Compiler™).

To get started, see Create and Run a Simple App Using App Designer or watch Getting Started with App Designer.

For a self-paced, interactive course about creating apps in App Designer, see App Building Onramp.


App DesignerCreate apps interactively


Learn the Basics of App Designer

Customize App Appearance

Program App Behavior

App Designer Settings and Compatibility

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