General purpose commands.



   Managing commands and functions.

     help10NXOU2        On-line documentation. 

     what1IQMSU2        Directory listing of M-, MAT- and MEX-files.

     type1G81DU2        List M-file.

     lookforIO4ZCQ     Keyword search through the HELP entries.

     which1FET6UT       Locate functions and files.

     demo16NYNU2        Run demos.

     path1BK5GU2        Control MATLAB's search path.


   Managing variables and the workspace.

     whoN5TNU2          List current variables.

     whos2Y9HQXR        List current variables, long form.

     load216YCAB        Retrieve variables from disk.

     save1EK7DU2        Save workspace variables to disk.

     clear6PA4ZZJ       Clear variables and functions from memory.

     pack1BJOJU2        Consolidate workspace memory.

     size281GDAB        Size of matrix.

     length21WMMAG      Length of vector.

     disp16S4OU2        Display matrix or text.


   Working with files and the operating system.

     cdM9OCU2          Change current working directory.

     dirMMUQU2         Directory listing.

     delete14TE0VC      Delete file.

     getenv1V2LL75      Get environment value.

     !           Execute operating system command.

     unix1GWUWU2        Execute operating system command & return result.

     diary4YCA8S5       Save text of MATLAB session.


   Controlling the command window.

     cedit16L35KK       Set command line edit/recall facility parameters.

     clcMLXBU2         Clear command window.

     home10XYDU2        Send cursor home.

     format478570      Set output format.

     echo17LTNU2        Echo commands inside script files. 

     more3AIWCE7        Control paged output in command window.


   Starting and quitting from MATLAB.

     quit1D3USU2        Terminate MATLAB.

     startup     M-file executed when MATLAB is invoked.

     matlabrc    Master startup M-file.


   General information.

     info1Y63NAB        Information about MATLAB and The MathWorks, Inc.

     subscribe818JNQ   Become subscribing user of MATLAB.

     hostid1UHR2Q4      MATLAB server host identification number.

     whatsnew32BU81P    Information about new features not yet documented.

     verN4QQU2         MATLAB, SIMULINK, and TOOLBOX version information.