Install app from a .mlappinstall file
Assume you have downloaded an app from File Exchange named EmployeeData. Install it and return information about the installation to the variable appinfo. Later, if you decide to deinstall the app programmatically, you have the app id required to do so.
appinfo = matlab.apputil.install... ('C:\myguis\myapps\EmployeeData.mlappinstall')
appinfo = id: 'EmployeeDataApp' name: 'EmployeeData' status: 'installed' location: 'C:\myguis\myapps\EmployeeData.mlappinstall'
Information about the installed app, returned as a structure with the fields:
Installation status, returned as a string:
'installed' — New app is installed.
'updated' — Previously installed app is updated.
Unique identifier for the installed app, returned as a string
The ID is for use when running or uninstalling the app programmatically.
Folder where app is installed, returned as a string
Name of installed app as it appears in the apps gallery, returned as a string