APP designed in MATLAB not starting
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I downloaded a MATLAB app via a .mlappinstall file. When I try to open the app, I get the following message: Function: 'GUI_Gas_Sensor' in the current folder shadows the app entry point. Change the current foler and execute the app again.
How can I get the app to open properly? Is there some sort of installation error?
Ananya Tewari on 6 Aug 2021
Apparently there is another function named 'GUI_Gas_Sensor' in your current directory which shadows the app entry point. As suggested by the message Change the current foler and execute the app again, you can try moving your .mlapp to a new directory and execute the app again. There is also a chance that the .mlappinstall file itself has some problems, in that case you need to verify from the source where you downloaded the file.
Al in St. Louis on 7 Apr 2023
It is the mlappinstall file itself that won't let it run. Delete it or put it in another folder. I have to admit that it seems like a very poor design, but it is what it is. Mathworks behaves more and more like Microsoft each year. It's sad.
Massimo on 5 Sep 2023 at 7:16
Sorry if I answer to a bit old question, but I'm having the same problem. I have installed an app created with app designer, but it doesn't start giving me the exact message shown in first post of this discussion. If I change folder the app starts, but the i get errors about method not definied for class or removed from matlab's search path.