Searches the file system for files or folders matching a wildcard pattern


Updated 20 Sep 2007

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WILDCARDSEARCH(ROOTDIR, SEARCHSTRING) Searches the file system from the starting directory ROOTDIR for files and folders matching the pattern SEARCHSTRING. The function WILDCARDSEARCH is similar to the search file option in Explorer.

Have a look at the source code for more information. For more info on this function and how to use it, bug reports, feature requests, etc. feel free to contact the author.

Cite As

Bob Hamans (2023). wildcardsearch (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/16217-wildcardsearch), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2007a
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
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Version Published Release Notes

Minor update to 'regexpdir' function.