Graphics Object Identification

Finding, copying, and deleting graphics objects


gca Current axes handle
gcf Current figure handle
gcbf Handle of figure containing object whose callback is executing
gcbo Handle of object whose callback is executing
gco Handle of current object
groot Graphics root object
ancestor Ancestor of graphics object
allchild Find all children of specified objects
findall Find all graphics objects
findobj Locate graphics objects with specific properties
findfigs Find visible offscreen figures
gobjects Initialize array for graphics objects
isgraphics True for valid graphics object handles
ishandle Test for valid graphics or Java object handle
copyobj Copy graphics objects and their descendants
delete Delete files or objects
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