Program to set focus to objects (edit etc) without clicking with the mouse on them.
Updated 26 Aug 2002

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Set focus to objects. When starting a Matlab GUI it is normally not possible to activate the cursor in an edit object. Before you can type, you'll have to click with the mouse in the edit field. With setfocus it is possible to activate the cursor with program code by passing the object handle to setfocus. setfocus simply simulate a mouseclick in the area of the object.

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Martin Weber (2024). setfocus (, MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R12.1
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux
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Inspired: clickfocus, jMouseEmu: Mouse Emulator (v2.3)

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