Updated 12 Apr 2020
buttonIcon = createButtonLabel(string,PVs,figOpt)
Have you ever been frustrated by an inability to label a vertically oriented pushbutton or uicontrol with a string? This function is for you!
All valid Parameter-Value pairs, INCLUDING TEXT ROTATION, are supported. Note that this function requires the Image Processing Toolbox, and that it triggers the creation of a temporary figure, which will be momentarily visible during button-label creation.
Brett Shoelson (2023). createButtonLabel(string,varargin) (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/15018-createbuttonlabel-string-varargin), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .
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