Updated 1 Sep 2016
Allows you to click on any axes (or child thereof) in the list of input handles. Left-clicking will popup a new window in the position of the original, filled with the single axes and all its children. Clicking on that figure closes the popup window. (Right-clicking restores non-expanding status to the axis.)
Sets the current axes to expand on buttondown.
Sets all axes in the input list of handles to expand on buttondown.
NOTE: This function modifies the BUTTONDOWNFCN of axes in the input list, and their children. However, it will not modify any object whose buttondownfcn is nonempty.
In real estate, there's a saying: "Location, location, location." In computer graphics, the saying is (or ought to be): "Real estate, real estate, real estate." This function allows you to show a lot more plots, graphics, etc. in a single figure without sacrificing the ability to see larger versions of same.
Brett Shoelson (2023). expandAxes(hndls,rotEnable) (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/18291-expandaxes-hndls-rotenable), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .
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Fixed a couple very minor bugs. Ensured R14b readiness. General cleanup.
Right click on any expanded axes to automatically save contents to base workspace!
Now supports automatic export of images by right-clicking an expanded axes! (If the axes contains a non-image, a snapshot of the axes is exported, using |getframe|.)
Updated M file and license text file copyright to The MathWorks, Inc.
updated license text file to The MathWorks, Inc.