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Image Browser

Browse images using thumbnails


The Image Browser app lets you view thumbnails of all the images in a particular folder or image datastore. Once displayed in the app, you can select an image and open it in one of several Image Processing Toolbox™ apps. You can save images displayed in the app to the MATLAB® workspace as an ImageDatastore object.

Open the Image Browser App

  • MATLAB Toolstrip: On the Apps tab, under Image Processing and Computer Vision, click the Image Browser app icon.

  • MATLAB command prompt: Enter imageBrowser.

Programmatic Use

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imageBrowser opens the Image Browser app.

imageBrowser(folder) opens the Image Browser app with all images in the folder, folder, loaded.

imageBrowser(imds) opens the Image Browser app with all images in the image datastore, imds, loaded.

Introduced in R2016b