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Is it possible to pre-define user input values and skip input dialogs in a script?

Hi, Here is the thread in which passing your inputs to a input dialog through a script is described. https://www.mathworks.co...

Is it possible to pre-define user input values and skip input dialogs in a script?

Hi, Here is the thread in which passing your inputs to a input dialog through a script is described. https://www.mathworks.co...

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