when using listdlg is it possible to use tex characters in the ListString?

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Vasileios Xendochidis
Vasileios Xendochidis on 31 Dec 2021
Answered: Walter Roberson on 31 Dec 2021
This is what i am trying to do :
(I would like ''\sigma_x'' to turn into σx )
listdlg('ListString' , {'Von Mises Stress', '\sigma_x' , '\sigma_y'})
But the result i get is:

Answers (2)

Stephen23
Stephen23 on 31 Dec 2021
Edited: Stephen23 on 31 Dec 2021
With recent MATLAB versions and OSs you can just use σ:
listdlg('ListString' , {'Von Mises Stress', 'σ_x' , 'σ_y'})
E.g. R2018a:

Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 31 Dec 2021
listdlg('ListString' , {'Von Mises Stress', '<HTML>&sigma;<sub>x</sub>' , '<HTML>&sigma;<sub>y</sub>'})

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