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File Name Construction

Components of full paths, including folders, extensions, and separators


filepartsGet parts of file name
fullfileBuild full file name from parts
filemarkerCharacter to separate file name from local or nested function name
filesepFile separator for current platform
tempdirName of temporary folder for the system
tempnameUnique name for temporary file
matlabrootMATLAB root folder
toolboxdirRoot folder for specified toolbox


Specify File Names

Construct valid path and file names including absolute and relative paths.

Create Temporary Files

Use the tempdir function to return the name of the folder designated to hold temporary files on your system.