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Name MATLAB Mat File
Version Level 5
Other names  
Identifiers PUID:  fmt/806
Description A Mat-file stores data in binary form. You can read and write Mat-files using MATLAB. Level 5 MAT-file formats are compatible with MATLAB version 5 and upwards.
Byte order  
Related file formats Has priority over MATLAB Mat File (Level 4)
Is previous version of MATLAB Mat File (Level 7.3)
Is subsequent version of MATLAB Mat File (Level 4)
Technical Environment  
Supported until  
Format Risk  
Developed by None.
Supported by None.
Source Digital Preservation Department / The National Archives
Source date 27 Nov 2015
Source description  
Last updated 09 Dec 2021
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