Write bold text in a textbox - guide

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How to write a bold text in a textbox in guide, from the code? Is this possible?

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per isakson
per isakson on 12 Jun 2014
Edited: per isakson on 13 Jun 2014
Correction:
FontWeight
light | {normal} | demi | bold
Weight of text characters. MATLAB uses this property to select a
font from those available on your particular system. Setting this
property to bold causes MATLAB to use a bold version of the font,
when it is available on your system.
Example
figure;
uicontrol( 'style', 'text', 'string', 'abcd1234', 'fontweight', 'bold' )
.
Original answer:
AFAIK: No, but see
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Valerio Biscione
Valerio Biscione on 12 Jun 2014
Thank you, that actually solves my problem completely.

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Image Analyst
Image Analyst on 12 Jun 2014
Try this (untested)
set(handles.text1, 'FontWeight', 'Bold');

Alan Meier
Alan Meier on 14 Jul 2020
For me the easiest solution I found is also described in the TextBox Properties documentation page from Matlab. I just added
'FontWeight','bold'
to my annotation box. Although this is not specifically mentioned in the annotation documentation it works fine. So I ended up with the following line:
dim = [.825 .2 .8 .65];
annotation('textbox',dim,'String','boldString','FitBoxToText','on','FontSize',14,'FontWeight','bold','linestyle','none');
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Image Analyst
Image Analyst on 14 Jul 2020
There are a lot of things you can change. They're not all explicitly spelled out in the annotation documentation but it is mentioned like this:
Each type of annotation object supports a different set of properties. For a full list of properties and descriptions for each type, see the associated property page.
So it's not mentioned explicitly -- it's there, but there's an additional click you have to do.

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