MATLAB file operations use the current directory as a reference point. Any file you want to run must either be in the current directory or on the search path. Also, when you open a file in MATLAB, the starting point for the file Open dialog box is the current directory. The key tools for performing file operations are
Current Directory Field
A quick way to view or change the current directory is by using the Current Directory field in the desktop toolbar.
To change the current directory from this field, do one of the following:
|Saving Settings to the Path||Current Directory Browser|