(Not recommended) Open Property Editor
propedit is not recommended. Use
launch the Property Inspector instead. For more information, see Compatibility Considerations.
propedit starts the Property Editor, a graphical user interface to
the properties of graphics objects. If no current figure exists,
will create one.
When you dock, undock, resize, or reposition a plot tool, MATLAB® restores that configuration when you invoke the tool for subsequent figures, both within and across MATLAB sessions. There is no command to reset a plot tool to its original configuration.
propedit( operates on the specified figure
instead of the current figure.
Open Property Editor
Show the Property Editor on a figure by calling the
propedit function. The tool opens in the same configuration as last
time you invoked the tool.
fig — Target figure
Target figure, specified as a
Figure object. Use
fig to show the Property Editor on a specific figure instead of the
propedit(f) shows the
Property Editor plot tool on the figure
If you call
propedit in a MATLAB program and subsequent lines depend on the Property Editor being fully
initialized, follow it by
drawnow to ensure complete
Open or close the Property Editor tool from the View menu of a figure window.
Version HistoryIntroduced before R2006a
propedit will redirect to the Property Inspector
propedit function will open the Property Inspector and start
plot edit mode in a future release. Alternatively, interactively modify graphics object
properties by using
inspect to launch the Property Inspector.