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(Not recommended) Add shutdown file to project

simulinkproject is not recommended. Use currentProject or openProject instead. For more information, see .



addShutdownFile(proj, file) adds a shutdown file to the project proj. When you close the project, it runs the shutdown file automatically. Use the shutdown list to specify executable MATLAB® code to run as the project shuts down.


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Open the airframe project and create a project object.

proj = simulinkproject;

Specify executable MATLAB code to run as the project shuts down.

     filepath = fullfile('utilities', 'rebuild_s_functions.m');

Automatically run the file when the project closes, by making it a shutdown file.

addShutdownFile(project, filepath);

Input Arguments

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Project, specified as a project object. Use simulinkproject to create a project object to manipulate a project at the command line.

Path of the MATLAB file to add relative to the project root folder, including the file extension, specified as a character vector. The file must be within the root folder.

Example: ‘utilities/myscript.m’

Compatibility Considerations

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Not recommended starting in R2019a

Introduced in R2017b