How to Convert MATLAB Scripts to Python

By Michael Butler

Different programming languages work better with different systems. If you have a Python-based program, you can connect it to a MATLAB script. However, your program would work better if you converted the MATLAB script to a Python script. You can change each line to Python manually to rewrite the MATLAB script. Another option is to use the open-source MATLAB-to-Python converter, which you can test online.

Step 1

Go to

Step 2

Click "Browse" and go to the MATLAB script file on your hard drive.

Step 3

Click "Open," then "Convert."

Step 4

Read the resulting Python script and fix any errors.

Tips & Warnings

  • You can also copy and paste the MATLAB script into the website.
  • Linux users can download the OMPC program for offline use.

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