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Matlab Installation Instructions

Note: On August 31 each year, the Matlab license file expires.  If you receive an license expiration message AND you use a stand-alone version of Matlab (it's installed on your computer), follow the steps to update your license.

Windows

  1. Unzip or unpack the downloaded file.
    Note
    : If you are using Windows XP: The "built-in" utility is unable to unzip files larger than 4GB.  Since Matlab is 4+ GB, we recommend using Winzip or Winrar to unzip the folder.
  2. In the extracted folder, you will find detailed installation steps.

Mac

  1. Double-click the downloaded file to extract the contents.
  2. In the extracted folder, you will find detailed installation steps.
  3. Follow the linked steps, if you are prompted: