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Add a title to a legend

version 1.2.0.0 (1.8 KB) by Robert Cumming
Add a title to a legend - compatible with R2014b

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Updated 18 Dec 2014

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The introduction of HG2 has removed an (undocumented) feature of legends - the ability to easily add titles to them.
This function is to replace/replicate that behaviour.
The function works on both HG1 and HG2.
hTitle = legendTitle ( hLegend, 'your title string' );
The function accepts arg pairs to format/customise the legend.
Function has listeners for the legend changing "Location", "Position" and being Deleted. A listener is also added to the parent figure when it changes size.

This submission is part of the matpigui toolbox (available from www.matpi.com)

Cite As

Robert Cumming (2021). Add a title to a legend (https://www.mathworks.com/matlabcentral/fileexchange/48331-add-a-title-to-a-legend), MATLAB Central File Exchange. Retrieved .

MATLAB Release Compatibility
Created with R2014b
Compatible with any release
Platform Compatibility
Windows macOS Linux
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Inspired by: LEGENDTITLE

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