How to remove file extension when using ugetfile in app designer?

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Hi All
I use
[filename,pathname] = uigetfile('*.xlsx');% add ur extension post period within parathesis.
fullfilename = fullfile(pathname,filename);
A = xlsread(fullfilename); % if it is a excel file. else use whatever it is.
but then I need to use the filename but without its extension, how do I do that in app designer

Accepted Answer

Rik on 18 Nov 2020
The easiest way to remove an extension is with fileparts:

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