MATLAB is a high-level language and interactive programming environment developed by MathWorks. It is the foundation for a number of other tools, including Simulink and various toolboxes that extend the core capabilities.

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return borrowed MATLAB license to Flex LM server

I am using MATLAB on a Windows 7 x64 machine, and I have successfully borrowed a license from the Flex LM server using the lmutil.exe lmborrow command line utility, but I am unable to return the ...
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Why Matlab in screen in Linux on PuTTY terminates itself after closing PuTTY session?

I connected to a linux server with PuTTY and start a screen session, and start matlab with: matlab -nodesktop Then, I run my matlab code as usual. The code will run for hours. So to test whether ...
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Keyboard shortcut to exit matlab command prompt?

I've been using the command-line matlab interface (matlab --nodesktop) a lot lately. When I want to jump out of matlab and back to my bash shell, my instinct is to do Ctrl+D. I guess the bash and ...
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Matlab libraries in Ubuntu

I just installed matlab on my computer, seemingly successfully, but I've been trying to run a program, and I'm getting the following error: >> reproduceResults Warning: Directory already ...
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Getting the matlab r2009b multiline comment syntax highlighting in Notepad++

I have Notepad++ version 6.1.8 How can I configure it to highlight the matlab multiline comment %{ ... %} as a comment block? ---EDIT--- I read here that this feature was added to Notepad++ in ...
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Why is Adobe Flash Player downloaded as a “.dmg.mdlp” file?

When I download the current Adobe flash player installer from the Adobe website using Safari 6.0.1 under OSX 10.8.2, I end up with a file named 'install_flash_player_osx.dmg.mdlp' in my downloads ...
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How to set up LIBSVM Matlab interface?

I have my Matlab folder at a path, C:\Users\Cassie\Documents\matlab2010\bin. Whenever I need to run matlab, I double click the matlab application under bin folder at ...
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Tricky Matlab remote installation on Linux server from Windows

I need to install Matlab on Linux server. Here are the constrains: I have only remote access to that server via SSH from machine running Windows (using putty). There is no X server installed on ...
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Change User locale but keep all settings for English (U.S.) in Windows7

I'd like to be able to display Russian characters in MATLAB. As described here I have to change both User and System Locales to Russian. And yes, it works! The problem is since I'm in US I don't want ...
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Where is C code of Simulink stateflow model?

I designed a state-machine with evens and transitions in Simulink (Matlab). All i did was gave some timer events and made it jump from one state to other. It works perfectly fine. Now the question is ...
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cannot launch matlab remotely on mac from linux in the terminal

After I ssh to the mac desktop from linux Suse, I could not open matlab even without GUI. The mac desktop has mac OS 10.6. At the beginning, I thought the reason is that I did not use -X flag. ...
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Lightweight alternatives to Matlab in linux

I want to learn some basic things using Matlab. I'd prefer a lightweight one in Linux. Is there any alternative?
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how to force matlab to display enough numbers on the plot X and Y?

The problem is that matlab "cuts" some numbers and I do not recognize actual value. Look at the screenshot, on Y there are a lot of "0.0156" while I expect "0.01562" "0.01564" "0.01566" etc. How to ...
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is it possible using matlab draw trading graph with deals?

In my trading software I write myself logs like that: 634782126998342815 q 0.0156327559515302 634782126998966816 q 0.0156323845819952 634782126999122816 q 0.0156323423136646 634782126999278816 q ...
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installing toolbox in matlab from one computer to another

I'm on a computer with multiple versions of matlab installed, not all versions share the same toolboxes. For some reason, I was able to "install" a new toolbox to one matlab version by copying the ...
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is it possible to install matlab on an external hdd and use it with any computer?

I'm looking for a portable solution to using matlab on any computer.I tried to install matlab on the hdd and found that it wouldn't work on other computers. What can I do to make it work? Is it even ...
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textmate matlab.tmbundle transpose operator

The matlab.tmbundle for textmate seems to consider a single quote ' as the beginning of a quote instead of the transpose operator. I couldn't really find a solution online and I am dubious that the ...
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Calling matlab from Unix command line

I have a Matlab script named "main_wrapper.m" in my /home/user/MATLAB directory. I want to call this script from the Unix command line. This script ends with a quit, so it's expected to quit by ...
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How ease annoyances of a busy but unresponisive window?

I'm doing a lot of simulations in Matlab in Windows XP. Typically I always have one Matlab open that runs a lenghty simulation while I do my work in another instance. There are some annoyances. If I ...
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How to build mym (matlab to mysql) on 64-bit Windows 7

Has anyone been able to get mym (http://sourceforge.net/projects/mym/) to build on a 64-bit Win7 machine? And if so would you mind posting or linking your steps to do so? My particulars: Windows 7 ...
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Matlab 3D Vector

I have two 3D vectors in 3D line plot in Matlab. How I can specify an angle name between them? And also an angle between any two crossing lines?
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Trying to run MATLAB through an ssh connection, MATLAB process hangs

I have two computers and I am attempting to ssh from one to the other and then running an automated MATLAB script. My sshd and ssh client are both from OpenSSH via Cygwin on both machines, which are ...
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Upgrading Matlab and ensuring that the “Documents” folder's contents remain intact?

I have a Matlab installation on Windows Vista given to me by the University I am in. The problem is that it does not contain many toolboxes that I need. I plan to purchase it myself with all the tool ...
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Running MATLAB from Mac OSX terminal

I'd love to run matlab from the terminal on my Macbook (running Lion), forgoing the standalone matlab interface. All the information I've found online suggests that the command is simply something ...
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Matlab can't run on windows 7

I have installed Matlab a long time ago and now when I am trying to run couldn't do it. More deeply, I am trying Matlab as double clicking mouse on it's icon as well right click and run as ...
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Use matlab in makefiles etc. How to speed things up?

I use a lot of matlab to process data etc. Yet I find my workflow a bit of sluggish, so I was wondering if I could speed things up a little using makefiles. What I would like to do is write an .m ...
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Mount samba share without root access

I have access to a linux machine, but not root access. I can access a samba share through smbclient. I'd like to be able to mount this share so I can access it from within Matlab. Normally, if I ...
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Conditional variables depending on whether Matlab or Octave is running the code

I have written some code for Matlab/Octave. Basically, they have the same syntax and everything, but, for example, they have different functions for optimization (linprog/glpk,quadprog/qp). I want ...
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Installing Matlab 2009a in Ubuntu 11.04

I have a Matlab 2009a folder(with setup.exe) on Unbuntu 11.04. How can I install matlab on Ubuntu?
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What is required to run executable files built from MATLAB?

When I deploy my project to an exe file and bring it into another, which computer hasn't installed MATLAB yet, does it work fine or do I need to install something? For example, Java apps need the ...
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Is there a way to hide the backup files in the “Current Folder” pane in MATLAB?

MATLAB automatically generates backup files. For example, if I have a file called "simulation.m", after some editing MATLAB automatically generates a file called "simulation.m~" in the same folder. ...
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How to fix '605: /lib/libc.so.6' error for Matlab in Linux?

How to fix '605: /lib/libc.so.6' error for Matlab in Linux? When I start Matlab in Linux I get a "605 error" like the following $ matlab /usr/local/matlabR2010a/bin/util/oscheck.sh: 605: ...
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preparing large data sets for analysis [closed]

I have a fortran program that simulates a lot of ascii text file output. These are quite large to load the entirety of any single file into common data analysis programs (Matlab, R, SciPy). I think ...
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Matlab: How do I put another function within a function?

I have a function in Matlab that produces three specific results. I want to use these results as input arguments to a following function to calculate the end result. How do I go about combining the ...
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Windows 7 Task Scheduler won't run Matlab script

I am trying to run a Matlab script every day using the Windows Task Scheduler. I am using Matlab R2011b 64-bit, and Windows 7. According to Matlab, a script myfile.m can be run from the command line ...
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Matlab Installation in Ubuntu

When I try to install Matlab 2011a, I get an error like this. /tmp/mathworks_3203/java/jre/glnxa64/jre/bin/java: Permission denied I searched internet, but what I found is to become root. I ...
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Can I make the Matlab text editor wrap text at a given column width without implementing wrap comments?

I have a text file with a long comment that would normally extend off-screen to the right. Is there a way to configure the Matlab Editor to wrap this text when it extends beyond the current window ...
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Matlab *.mat files associated with MS Office

When Matlab creates a binary file with extension .mat on my Windows 7 (64 bit) computer, Windows declares it in a directory as a „Microsoft Office Access Table Shortcut“. In spite of the fact that ...
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How to uninstall previous version of Matlab in Mac OS X?

I successfully installed MatLab 2011a on my MacBook Pro running Mac OS X 10.6.7. However, I also have an old installation of Matlab 2010b on the computer, how do I completely and cleanly remove it ...
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Is there a natural math translator for matlab?

I was wondering if someone has used a tool that can write math in a natural way, like in math type or LyX and then translate it to Matlab syntax for easy function entering PS I know it can be done in ...
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MATLAB colorbar labels cut off in printing with large images

I'm using false-color visualizations for some HDR images in MATLAB, but with large images I find that the colorbar labels get cut off. In the MWE below, colorbar labels (and I think some of the ...
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Which version of Matlab started supporting 64-bit on Linux/Mac?

What is the first Matlab release that fully supports 64-bit? Is it 2010a? I've got 64-bit installations of Linux and Mac OS X, and want to make sure I install a copy of Matlab that takes full ...
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MATLAB on OSX, unbearably slow

My MATLAB running on snow leopard is unbearably slow. I have tried the UseQuartz tweak. That is: $ cat /Applications/MATLAB_R2008a/java.opts -Dapple.awt.graphics.UseQuartz=true My start MATLAB ...
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how to install matlab from iso file in linux without root permission?

I have an ISO file of MATLAB and I want to extract it to be able to run the installer. I'm not the admin of the computer and there is no 7-zip or file-roller. It has isoinfo but I don't how to use it ...
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Converting accelerometer reading from Hex to Decimal

I have a accelerometer generated hex file with a time stamp, it has acceleration data from three axes. The data looks like this: C1 EB C1 F9 C1 C6 12:57:39.046: 41 F0 81 FA 41 C6 12:57:39.062: 01 ...
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Simulink - running parallel simulations

Is it possible to run Simulink calculations in parallel mode on cluster? And if its possible then what actually Simulink do when number of processes that i need is more than cluster has nodes? Thank ...
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Vim-like input for Matlab

With a .inputrc file, I can do vim-like editing in maple. Is there a way to get vim-like line input in Matlab, either for the command-line or the GUI?
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How much space will Mathematica, Maple, and Matlab take up?

I as wondering how much space Mathematica, Maple, and Matlab will take up, under Windows and under Ubuntu? I am planning to reserve some space in partitions.
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Matlab user guides in Kindle format

I want to read the Matlab user guides and getting started guides in Kindle format, but I can not find them in Amazon. Someone could show me how to convert a special section in the Help file into the ...
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which matlab version should i use with windows7?

which matlab version should i use with windows7?