Software update: Matlab 7.10

Matlab is an interactive and mathematical environment for developing algorithms, performing numerical calculations, and visualizing and analyzing data. For more information, please refer to this page. The developers released version 7.10 last month, which includes improvements to the development environment. The full lists of adjustments can be made via this page are examined for the different editions; the abbreviated list for this release is as follows:

This version, released with 2010a on 05 March 2010, includes the following enhancements:

Development Environment

  • Ability to zip and unzip files and folders in the Current Folder browser to simplify sharing of files
  • New visual cues in the Current Folder browser to show directories on the MATLAB path
  • Enhanced tab completion in the MATLAB Editor with support for local variables, subfunctions, and nested functions
  • Expanded access in the plot selector to plots from the Curve Fitting, Filter Design, Image Processing, and Signal Processing Toolboxes
  • Enhanced File and Folder Comparison Tool, highlighting changes within lines in file comparisons, and sorting results by name, type, size, or timestamp in folder comparisons

Performance and Large Data Set Handling:

  • Multithreaded computation support for long vector fft, conv2, integer conversion, and integer arithmetic functions
  • Performance improvements for mrdivide, convn, histc, sortrows, and sparse matrix indexed assignment

Version number 7.10
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 7 x64, Linux, Windows XP, macOS, Solaris, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP x64, Windows Server 2003 x64, Windows Vista, Windows Vista x64, Windows Server 2008
Website The MathWorks
License type Shareware