write string in text file

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How can I write some strings in text file (each strinng in one line)? example:
Happy
New
Year

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Image Analyst
Image Analyst on 24 Dec 2013
Edited: Image Analyst on 27 Dec 2013
Try this:
fid = fopen('ny.txt','wt');
fprintf(fid, 'Happy\nNew\nYear');
fclose(fid);
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Image Analyst
Image Analyst on 27 Dec 2013
Right Ronaldo - thanks for noticing and correcting. I've edited and corrected.

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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 24 Dec 2013
fid = fopen('ny.txt','wt');
fprintf(fid, 'Happy\New\n');
fprintf(fid,, 'Year\n');
fclose(fid)
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Ronaldo
Ronaldo on 24 Dec 2013
The correct one is
fid = fopen('ny.txt','wt');
fprintf(fid, 'Happy\n');
fprintf(fid, 'New\n');
fprintf(fid, 'Year\n');
fclose(fid)
Anyway, so many thanks for your great help.

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Dinesh Satelkar
Dinesh Satelkar on 9 Feb 2017
How i can write extracted text in text file

Ali
Ali on 3 Aug 2017
Is there a way to use save function to do that simple job? I could never get why an intuitive write in matlab needs such an un-intuitive function F-Print-F.
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Image Analyst
Image Analyst on 3 Aug 2017
That's just the name of it. It matches the name used in other languages like C, Java, etc. The save() function does not write custom formatted strings out to a text file like fprintf() does. The save() function saves variables in a binary, proprietary fashion.

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Ali
Ali on 3 Aug 2017
Edited: Ali on 3 Aug 2017
Thanks for the comments. Save has a -ascii option which is supposed to do what I need. But now that you know about matlab, could you please comment on my question here: write multiple lines of text into a text file ?
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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 3 Aug 2017
"Each variable must be a two-dimensional double array."
Character strings are not double array. double() of the string is done internally and that is written, getting back results such as
1.0400000e+02 1.0100000e+02 1.0800000e+02 1.0800000e+02 1.1100000e+02 9.2000000e+01 1.1000000e+02 1.1900000e+02 1.1100000e+02 1.1400000e+02 1.0800000e+02 1.0000000e+02
for 'hello\nworld'

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