lutbar: a pedestrian colormap toolbar/contextmenu creator

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LUTBAR creates a colormap toolbar and context menu
Updated 21 Jan 2008

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if you are tired of trying colormap(xxx) at the command prompt to find the appropriate colormap for your figure - try LUTBAR
LUTBAR creates a colormap toolbar with colormap icons and context menu from ML?s own colormaps and/or additional colormaps for fast colormap switching in a figure
LUTBAR comes with various options to define those colormaps that you want to show up on the bar/menu

an additional utility, LUT2MAT, converts NIH-IMAGE type color lookup tables to typical ML colormap files of the form xxx_lut.m, which are callable with any number of desired colors, ie, xxx_lut(nrcols)

see the accompanying published ML file for instructions and an example, and type
> help lutbar
> help lut2mat
for more information

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us (2024). lutbar: a pedestrian colormap toolbar/contextmenu creator (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R14
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Version Published Release Notes

removed erroneous behavior in ML versions 7.5 and above; version tag is 19-Jan-2008 04:28:47