MATLAB by MathWorks Linux installation

Installation requires a MathWorks account, see KB0011341.

Installing MATLAB

  1. Open folder MATLAB files were extracted to
  2. Launch Terminal
  3. Type sudo (add a space after sudo) drag the file called install into the Terminal window and press Enter
  4. Type password when prompted
  5. In the MathWorks Installer window, select Log in with a MathWorks Account and click Next
  6. Select Yes to accept the license agreement and click Next
  7. Select Log in to your MathWorks Account, type your Princeton email address and MathWorks password then click Next
  8. Select Install - Install on this computer and click Next
  9. Click Next to accept the default installation folder
  10. Click Next to accept the default products to install
  11. Enable Create symbolic links to MATLAB scripts and Disable Help Improve MATLAB check box then click Next
  12. Click Install
  13. Click Next if the Product Configuration Notes screen is displayed
  14. Select Activate MATLAB
  15. Click Next
  16. Click Next to Activate MathWorks Software
  17. In the Login Name text field type your local user account name and click Next
  18. Click Confirm
  19. Click Finish