Matlab: Creating multiple data cursors

Create multiple Matlab data cursors in a plot

Matlab data cursors are handy for pointing out multiple data values for sharing or publication.

  1. place your first data cursor
  2. right click, select Create New Datatip

Move Matlab datatip relative to the datapoint

Left-click and hold while moving mouse around. You can put the datatip to NW,NE,SW,SE of data point

Export Matlab datatip values to Matlab workspace

Right-click, select Export Cursor Data to Workspace