|MATLAB Function Reference|
Delete files or graphics objects
As an alternative to the
delete function, you can delete files using the Current Directory browser.
deletes the named file from the disk. The
filename may include an absolute pathname or a pathname relative to the current directory. The
filename may also include wildcards, (
deletes the graphics object with handle
h. The function deletes the object without requesting verification even if the object is a window.
is the function form of
delete. Use this form when the filename is stored in a string.
MATLAB does not ask for confirmation when you enter the |
To delete all files with a
.mat extension in the
../mytests/ directory, type
To delete a directory, use
rmdir rather than