Date: Mar 8, 2013 5:21 PM
Author: dpb
Subject: Re: Cell Arrays to a Matrix

On 3/8/2013 12:44 PM, Kelly Grant wrote:
> I am writing a program that will need to be able to identify strings and
> numbers and change their values. I have read the necessary Excel
> document into MatLAB using [num,text,raw]. The raw cell array contains
> all of the data I need, but I can't seem to get it into a matrix while
> keeping the srtings that the program requires. I feel like there is a
> very simple answer to this that I am missing.

Perhaps but w/o more detail what are we to say?

If the data are a mix of numeric values and text then you can't mush the
two together except in cell arrays or named field structures--