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location of 10 highest values

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Hi all, I have a 1x34 matrix. I want to find the location of the 10 largest values. So the output should be 1x10 and have values like 2,3,6 etc......
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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 25 Jul 2012
[bigvalues, bigidx] = sort(YourMatrix, 'descend');
bigidx(1:10)
However, this is not suitable if your values might not be unique. Also, if your values might include NaN then you need to decide whether for your purpose NaN are high or not.

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the cyclist
the cyclist on 25 Jul 2012
Use the sort() command.

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