Saving structs

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Tanmay on 21 Jun 2012
Commented: Walter Roberson on 14 Jul 2016
I have a 4563 x 1511 struct and I want to save it for later use. I tried
save structFile.mat -struct structName
but the computer seems to get stuck at the "Busy" mode after I issue this command. Any thoughts?

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Kevin Holst
Kevin Holst on 21 Jun 2012
If you're wanting to save the structure as a structure, don't put in the -struct flag. That saves all of the fieldnames as their own variables. (
Just nix the '-struct' and it should work fine.
Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 14 Jul 2016
Jocelyne Beelen, what is your current directory at the time you try to do the save ? You would not be permitted to save into a directory that is under the MATLAB installation directory.

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