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Create subclass of class

Since R2021a


reporter =


reporter = creates a reporter class definition file that defines a subclass of at the location specified by classpath. The method also copies the default reporter templates to the resources/templates subfolder of the folder that contains the class definition file. You can use the class definition file as a starting point to design a custom MATLAB® code reporter class for your report.

Input Arguments

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Path and name of the new class definition file, specified as a string scalar or character vector.

ValueDescription"myFolder/MyClass")Create MyClass.m in the subfolder myFolder of the current folder."myFolder/@MyClass")

Create the reporter class in a class folder by preceding the class name with the @ character. Do not specify the .m extension.

See Folders Containing Class Definitions."+myOrg/@MyClass")Create the reporter class in a class namespace by preceding the folder name with the + character.


You can specify a relative path or an absolute path.

Data Types: string | char

Output Arguments

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Path and file name of the new reporter class, returned as a string scalar.


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Create a custom reporter, myMATLABCode, and the associated default templates in the subfolder MyFolder of the current working folder."myFolder/myMATLABCode")
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Version History

Introduced in R2021a