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Is it possible to print two consecutive figures to the same PDF document?

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MathWorks Support Team
MathWorks Support Team on 23 Nov 2021
Edited: MathWorks Support Team on 30 Dec 2021
It is not possible to print two consecutive figures to the same PDF document using the APPEND option with the PRINT command.
As a workaround, you can print multiple figures to a single PostScript (PS) file with the -append option and then convert the final document to PDF using a PS-to-PDF utility. For more information on how to use the -append option, consult the documentation for the PRINT command, which is available at the following location:
The above workaround may lead to loss in sharpness of the image exported.
Another workaround is to  use the “export_fig” function available on MATLAB File Exchange with “-append” option.
Example usage of “export_fig”:
>> export_fig output.pdf –append –r300
Link to download “export_fig” :
Please note that The MathWorks does not guarantee or warrant the use or content of File Exchange submissions. Any questions, issues, or complaints should be directed to the contributing author. 

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Nikhil Sapre
Nikhil Sapre on 10 Nov 2021
Release 2021b now supports exporting to a multipage pdf using the exportgraphics function
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Nikhil Sapre
Nikhil Sapre on 15 Mar 2022
yes it is, for PDF file format starting 2021b, and GIF format in 2022a.
What version of MATLAB are you running?

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