Matlab First Steps

The following comments came from the matlab program's output:

For a complete description of MATLAB, see

MATLAB User's Guide

published The MathWorks, Inc., the developers and distributors of MATLAB. This manual page just describes afew highlights.

When you're inside MATLAB, typing


to the MATLAB prompt `>>' will give a list of commands and functions. Typing help, followed by the name of one of the commands or functions will give a short description of that facility. Typing help, followed by the name of a directory will give synopses of all the commands and functions in that directory.



will give a menu of demonstrations.

To exit MATLAB type


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