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Manage BeagleBone Black Files

You can download files from, upload files to, and delete files from the BeagleBone® Black hardware.

To download a file from the BeagleBone Black hardware to your host computer, use the getFile function. Use the second argument to specify the path and name of the file.


By default, getFile saves the file to the current folder in MATLAB®. You can use a third argument to specify a download folder on your host computer.

To upload a file to the BeagleBone Black hardware, use the putFile function.

For more information, see Linux.