Open property inspector
The Property Inspector enables you to interactively modify objects, such as graphics objects. When you select an object, the Property Inspector shows a list of object properties. You can change property values by editing the fields that appear next to each property name.
Open the Property Inspector
Figure toolbar: Click the Property Inspector icon .
MATLAB® command prompt: Enter
Use the Property Inspector to change the transparency of a surface plot and to change the font size of the axes text.
Create a surface plot. Open the Property Inspector by entering
inspect at the command prompt. Then click the
surface. The Property Inspector shows surface properties.
FaceAlpha value from
0.5. The surface plot updates so that it is
semi-transparent. Then view axes properties by clicking the axes. Change the
FontSize value to 14 and change the
FontWeight value to
inspect opens the Property Inspector for the current figure,
if one exists. To view properties for a specific object, select the object. If no
figures exist, then this command opens an empty Property Inspector.
inspect( displays the properties for
the specified object. You can specify
obj as a single object or
as a vector containing multiple objects, such as
[obj1 obj2]. If
you specify multiple objects, then the Property Inspector displays the properties
that the objects have in common.
inspect -close closes the Property Inspector.
Introduced before R2006a