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Can you pause/stop/... movie() (without using implay)

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Otis
Otis on 1 Mar 2012
Edited: Walter Roberson on 11 Jan 2014
I want to be able to pause, to stop, to backup, etc. a movie which will be loaded from a *.avi file. Yes, I know implay does all of that. However I need to create my own application (i.e. my own GUI for my specific needs) that does the pausing, stopping, backing up, etc. Can these functions be done to a movie started with movie() or will I have to write my own movie function?
Thanks a bunch, Bill

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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 1 Mar 2012
movie() will not be able to handle any of that.
You may wish to look through the MATLAB File Exchange, as there is a useful and hackable movie player there.
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Otis
Otis on 2 Mar 2012
Thanks Walter
I saw a reference in one of the products on the MATLAB File Exchange to a program called "Interactive MATLAB Movie Player" by Don Orofino. However a search on that movie player returns no results. A Google search returns references to the program. But the download links at those sites just go to a MFE "program no longer available" page. Now I did find something called mplay at this site:
http://stuff.mit.edu/afs/athena/course/9/9.02/matlab/project2/MoviePlayer/
However I don't know if that is the same as the Interactive MATLAB Movie Player.
Bill

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