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how to open *.txt files with variable names

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hi I have a function '[dl]=funcall(x,y)' and in it I want to create *.text file with variable names and write out put vectors 'dl'. such as this
function [dl]=funcdl(x,y)
fid=fopen('DL.txt', 'wt');
fprintf(fid, '%f\n',dl);
fprintf(fid, '\n');
but every time by calling function it creates the same name 'DL.txt' and overwrites out put!!! any one can help me???

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Stephen Cobeldick
Stephen Cobeldick on 13 Oct 2014
Edited: Stephen Cobeldick on 13 Oct 2014
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Stephen Cobeldick
Stephen Cobeldick on 13 Oct 2014
Try this, for example:
for k=1:3
str = sprintf('temp%d.txt',k);
fid = fopen(str,'wt');
... write data to your file here (fprintf, or whatever...)
EDIT: uses sprintf, based on the comments of Image Analyst and Robert Cumming.

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Gaurav Shukla
Gaurav Shukla on 13 Oct 2014
Consider an array
VarName = [A,B,C];
for i=1:3
str = strcat('fopen(''',VarName(i),'.txt','wt');
Stephen Cobeldick
Stephen Cobeldick on 4 Jan 2015
For new readers, read all of these comments and
Do NOT use this code

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