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selecting multiple strinfs of variables

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selecting multiple strinfs of variables

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selecting specifi sequence of cells from a matrix

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selecting specifi sequence of cells from a matrix

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selecting specifi sequence of cells from a matrix

Thank oleg so much. it worked! I was trying to save the output of mdata1{idx,end} into excel but so far I cant. Any suggestions...

selecting specifi sequence of cells from a matrix

Thank oleg so much. it worked! I was trying to save the output of mdata1{idx,end} into excel but so far I cant. Any suggestions...

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selecting specifi sequence of cells from a matrix

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selecting specifi sequence of cells from a matrix

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selecting specifi sequence of cells from a matrix

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