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Create custom element diagram reporter class

Since R2018b


customRptrPath =


customRptrPath = creates an empty element diagram class definition file that is a subclass of The file is created at the specified classpath location. The customizeReporter method also copies the default element diagram templates to the <classpath>/resources/template folder. You can use the new class definition file as a starting point to design a custom element diagram class for your report.

Input Arguments

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Location of custom element diagram class, specified as a string or character array. The classpath argument also supports specifying a folder with @ before the class name. For example, both of these are valid paths:



Output Arguments

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Path of the custom element diagram reporter classdef file that defines the custom element diagram reporter, specified as a string.


Create Custom Element Diagram Reporter

Create a custom element diagram reporter and its associated default templates. The derived class file is created at the specified path relative to the current working folder. In this case, the path to the MyElemDiagram.m class file is <current working folder>/newElemDiagram/@MyElemDiagram/MyElemDiagram.m. The default diagram templates are in the <current working folder>/newDiagram/@MyElemDiagram/resources/templates folder.


After editing this new class file and loading a model, you can use the new diagram reporter.

diagram = MyElemDiagram('slrgex_sf_car');

Version History

Introduced in R2018b