Save figures Shortcut

Save multiple figures in several formats with a shortcut that you can customize.


Updated 30 Jan 2015

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saveFigs allows one to save all, or a subset, of the open figures using just one function.
- Save all the open figures with one click;
- Automatically uses the name of the figure for making the file, or choose a prefix for naming;
- Choose the saving folder once for all in your script and the shortcut does the rest;
- Apply your custom Export style;
- Save in many formats: PDF, PNG, JPG, FIG;
- Overwrite protection for same-name files.
This function is particulary usefull when used as a Shortcut, so that it can export all the open figures in one click.
Inside the folder there are some Shortcut and in-script examples.
The updated version can always be found at

Cite As

Edoardo Bezzeccheri (2023). Save figures Shortcut (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2014b
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux

Inspired by: save2pdf, SDF - Set the Figure

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