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Command Line Chat

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MATLAB Command Line Chat


Updated 16 May 2014

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This MATLAB commandline chat allows you to chat wiht your collegues in MATLAB via a network drive. The chat runs in the background via a timer and allows you to work in the meanwhile.
1) Put all files into a network drive folder
2) Add folder to your path
3) Start chat using 'chat'
4) Say something with 'say', e.g. 'say howdy all'. This will be displayed within 10 seconds on everyones MATLAB command line window when chat is running
5) close chat with 'closechat'
Have fun!

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GerdaHotlich (2021). Command Line Chat (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

Comments and Ratings (4)


to Sam Stephen:
the files are in a network drive folder, so we all run the code at that drive and read the file that has our words.

Sam Stephen

can you please explain me how it works

Ligong Han

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2013b
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux
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