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File Extension

M File Format

Program file (Matlab)

M is a file extension for a program file format used by the MathWorks Matlab, a high level language, to contain scripts.

Matlab is designed to make computation for science and engineering faster than other languages like FORTRAN and C++.


Learn more about M files:

Visit the Matlab webpage.

See our Matlab cheat sheets.

Find help with Matlab FAQ at IT Knowledge Exchange.

This was last updated in July 2010
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