# Preferences

The processing module allows you to adjust the default preferences or create your own. The preferences are saved in preferences_ProcessCellMetrics.m. You may edit the default preferences or provide your own preferences in a separate file. To use your own, specify the path to your preferences as an analysis tag in the session struct:

% load a user_preference.m file from the folder +user_preferences
session.analysisTags.preferences_ProcessCellMetrics = 'user_preferences.user_preferences';


user_preferences exampe file

You must follow the example file below when generating your own preference file:

function preferences = user_preferences(preferences,session)
% This is an example file for generating your own preferences for ProcessCellMetrics part of CellExplorer

The example file is located i the +user_preferences folder.