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Topic: Sorting the name field in dir commnad
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Steven Lord

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Re: Sorting the name field in dir commnad
Posted: Jul 17, 2013 9:43 AM
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"Christopher Foy" <cfoy3@gatech.edu> wrote in message
> "Basim Kakakhel" wrote in message <iaqlb3$aks$1@fred.mathworks.com>...
>> Hello
>> I have to upload CT images from my local drive. I am using the dir
>> command. In one of the data sets the OS is giving the names back in
>> random order and for my problem i need them to be sorted.
>> A=dir('C:/Documents and Settings/n6753388/My Documents/MATLAB/Gel_3')
>> Now if i do C=sort(A.name)

[~, indices] = sort({A.name});
B = A(indices)

Steve Lord
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