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Getting Started with Simulink by Luca Zamboni

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The Simulink interface

From the MATLAB main window, click on the New button and select the Simulink Model option.

A blank Simulink window will appear, showing an empty model named untitled. This window is made up of the following sections:

  • The title bar with the name of the opened system (untitled).
  • The menu bar immediately below the title bar.
  • The toolbar below the menu bar with the default tools (the Library Browser and Model Explorer are the tools most used).
  • The Model Browser panel on the left displaying the model's hierarchical tree (it can be hidden with the « button at the bottom right of this panel).
  • The model editor panel on the right of the Model Browser panel is the most useful panel. If you like a clutter-free edit window, you can hide all ...

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