MATLAB Application Window
The MATLAB Application Window displays directory paths, current workspace and status, plot organization, a detailed variable viewer/editor, and a command line interface.
MATLAB Formatted Script Editor.
The MATLAB Script Editor is formats and marks scripting automatically for clarity. Scripts can be run directly from this window or saved as a function. The editor interfaces directly with the application window.
In this workflow example, a script, written with the editor is run, populating the workspace, variables and creating a plot. The command line indicates status of the script execution.