View channel data from MDF-file
mdfVisualize( opens an MDF-file in
the Simulation Data Inspector for viewing and interacting with channel data.
mdfFileName is the name of the MDF-file, specified as a full or
mdfVisualize supports only integer and floating point data
types in MDF-file channels.
View MDF Data
View the data from a specified MDF-file in the Simulation Data Inspector.
mdfFileName — MDF-file name
char vector | string
MDF-file name, specified as a character vector or string, including the necessary full or relative path.
Depending on the location you are accessing,
mdfFileName can take one of these forms.
|Current folder or MATLAB® path|
To access a file in the current folder or MATLAB path, specify the
name of the file in
To access a file in a folder other than the current folder, specify
the full or relative path name in
To access a file in a remote location,
Based on the remote location,
For more information, see Work with Remote Data.
Version HistoryIntroduced in R2019a
R2023a: Support for Remote File URLs
You can directly access MDF-file data stored at remote locations, including Amazon S3, Azure® Blob Storage, and HDFS.