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clc

Clear Command Window

Syntax

clc
clc(nblines)

Arguments

nblines

a double value

Description

clc() clears all input and output from the Console.

After using clc(), you cannot use the scroll bar to see the history of functions, but still can use the up arrow to recall statements from the command history.

clc(nblines) clears nblines above cursor current line and move cursor up to this line.

Note that clc([nblines]) cannot be used under Unix/Linux platforms when Scilab used in cli or adv-cli (no window) modes.

Examples

rand(10,10)
clc();
rand(10,10)
clc(5); // Delete the 5 previous lines

See also

  • tohome — Clears the command window by masking its former content above the top
  • clf — Clears and resets a figure or a frame uicontrol
  • host cls (consolebox) — shows or hides the MS Windows terminal running the Scilab session
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