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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Running MATLAB installed on a cluster from mac

I recently switched to mac from ubuntu, and I was wondering if there is any way in which I can use the MATLAB installed in a Linux cluster in my mac. I can run it without user interface, by using ssh ...
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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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record audio with builtin and external mic simultaneously

I want to record two channels of audio into Matlab on OSX, using the internal microphone and an external usb microphone at the same time. Is this possible without any additional hardware?
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Matlab extract numbers from cell with mixed contents

I have a cell array with different datatypes, from an excel sheet that I need to read in, but which is beyond my control. [~, ~, raw] = xlsread(xlsFile) raw is now a r-by-c cell vector, for ...
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Unknown Java error: Warning: Unable to load Java Runtime Environment

I am getting the following error dialogue when I want to run a program. The program has previously worked and it is giving this error all of a sudden: Warning: Unable to load Java Runtime ...
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License Manager for Matlab is unable to connect to the license server. License Manager Error 96

I am using Matlab R2014a. The license has been provided by the college. As soon as I launch the software, I get a following error message. I tried to ping the server addresses, and the were ...
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Change the file from .mat to .txt

How can I convert a .mat file into a .txt file with all the headers? I do not know how many fields are present. How do I export this data? I have MATLAB. I tried in MATLAB: load('test_data.mat'); ...
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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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How to search matlab command history in command window

I know to search in the command window is Ctrl+Shift+S in windows. If the command window is clear with clc, how do I search the command history like Ctrl+R in bash? Thank you!
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MATLab crashes on launch OS X Yosemite

I've just installed the OS X Yosemite beta and can't open MATLab 2014a. It displays this error dialog: Does anyone have any ideas as to how this could be resolved?
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Matlab figure graph color

I have installed Matlab 2013a in my system. When plotting a graph by "ezplot" command, the color of the graphs in the figure is by default set as green. I want to change the color in Deep blue. How is ...
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Remote access to matlab from windows computer to mac

first of all I must say: please be patient with me(!) I work with matlab in my university. Lately I have being working with very heavy codes and my computer is not powerful enough. A professor, and ...
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Matlab editor doesn't save

As simple as that. I'm opening a new script file, click the "save", and it stays "untitled x*", with the * sign to show it's still not saved. I have no idea how to fix it, and it drives me crazy! ...
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MATLAB crashes unexpectedly on Windows 7

I'm having difficulties in running a set of experiments due to frequent and unpredictable crashes of MATLAB. I am working on Windows & and I suspected that it was related to plotting graphs. Now, ...
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How to change font of matlab console in windows

I like to run matlab in console mode without JVM. So basically I run this command: matlab /nojvm It looks like this: What I want to do is change this font. And maybe the colors. What would be ...
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How can I close a program with dos when the computation is finished?

I have a a problem with running a program in matlab by either the use of a batch file or just the dos() function. I can now open a program en run it with the input by using: start program.exe ...
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How to implement conditional sum in a smart way?

I want to implement a sum over three variable l,m,n such that l,m,n are integers that are greater or equal zero and l+m+n is equal to some integer v. As I have quite a few of these sums in my ...
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How can I install Matlab to Ubuntu for all user accounts?

I try to install matlab to ubuntu server for the use of all possible user accounts. How should I install Matlab for that or where should I locate its installation ?
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Matlab is continuously asking me to activate when I am trying to launch

Matlab is continuously asking me to activate when I am trying to launch cd /usr/local/MATLAB/R2014a/bin User@User-Inspiron-N5010:/usr/local/MATLAB/R2014a/bin$ sudo ./matlab What is the solution ...
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Know which is the biggest matrix that can be computed in MATLAB

I mainly use MATLAB for solving linear problems such as Ax = b and the eigenvalue eig/eigs one. I noticed in my current configuration (OS X, i7 2,3GHz, 16GB RAM) that I can compute without using swap ...
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ode45 solver MATLAB improve time

I am numerically simulating the Mathieu equation using ODE45 and I have to keep changing the parameters delta and epsilon for each simulation to get the required peiodic solution. Following is the ...
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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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xterm: Running a long simulation in MATLAB on a remote machine

I would like to run a long simulation (24 hours) in MATLAB installed on a remote linux machine, using xterm. I have no problems connecting to the remote machine from my Macbook, and launching MATLAB ...
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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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How to run .bat file on both windows and mac

I am using a .bat file in a Matlab program and was wondering if there was anyway to make this work on both Windows and Mac computers (right now it only works on Windows), so that I can run my Matlab ...
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svn checkout/export files selectively

i am trying to implement a matlab routine, that would checkout (or export, even better) a subset of files and folders from a repository at a specific revision. eg. i have a repo structure which ...
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How can I search in the Matlab command window for things named with an underscore?

Matlab 2013a can't seem to search in the command window. Example: I called two functions NLSCN and NLSCN_FAST. But when searching inside the command window, I was able to find the first, and not the ...
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Convert data acceleration from HEX to decimal [duplicate]

I have an accelerometer which generated hex file with a time stamp, it has acceleration data from three axes. The data looks like this: 14:50:20.046:01 F7 C1 14:50:20.062:FA 81 C6 I need to convert ...
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Having problems with installation of microsoft sdk on win 7 home premium

I wanted to install libsvm in MATLAB r2012 on my laptop ( win 7 home premium system ) . Now on the site , libsvm asks to run mex -setup , when I run this command in matlab , it fails and asks to ...
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Play a sound or chime through ssh

I've a nice question for you all. I'm performing some numerical analysis though SSH connection with my Linux machine. Since each numerical analysis lasts for 3-4 minutes during them I'm doing some ...
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Open current file in external editor

For all it's shortcomings, I usually prefer to work inside the Matlab IDE, rather than in an external editor (due to ease of debugging, running and so on). However sometimes I want to open the ...
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Is my FPS limited by CPU or graphics card? Rotating 3D surfaces in Matlab

I have a modern laptop. When I use Matlab to visualize a 3D surface with a large number of vertices, I can only get a frame rate around 5 FPS when rotating it. With transparent surfaces, only 1 FPS. ...
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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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Unicode development in MATLAB GUI on WIndows and Linux

Can anyone please direct me in the Unicode development of MATLAB GUI over Windows and Linux platforms? My problem is the erroneous display of Unicode (French) characters in GUI and *.m files. Once I ...
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Any workaround for USB Camera driver issue with MATLAB Image Acquisition Toolbox

I have a USB microscope attachment camera (DCM510 by ScopeTek) which works fine in their own software and several others such as AMCap, but MATLAB is unable to read the device's supported formats when ...
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Where is my software installed in Linux?

I use whereis matlab and find: /usr/local/bin/matlab , which is a very long bash file. How can I find where matlab is installed, I mean, its installed folder. EDIT: I used the following method: ...
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Why doesn't 7-zip appear in the contextual menu in Windows Explorer for MATLAB's .mat files after installing MS Office?

I use MATLAB and after installing MS Office 7-zip doesn't appear any more in the contextual menu when trying to zip some .mat files: http://youtu.be/uJvSC4oCes8. How can I solve it?
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To plot Matlab data in SageMath?

I have matlab matrix 100x100, which I want to draw in Sage Notebook. I run plot(open(DATA+'matlab.mat')) I get verbose 0 (2387: plot.py, generate_plot_points) WARNING: When plotting, failed to ...
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How to run program on Unix server and then close SSH? [duplicate]

I need to run a long operation in MATLAB on a remote Unix server. But I know I won't be able to stay logged in via SSH the whole time. I am root/admin if that helps. How can I do this without losing ...
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How can I find out why MATLAB crashes?

I'm using MATLAB GUI code that handles ten files, uses the image acquisition tool extensively, and also the data acquisition tool, and GPU programming. It usually works well, but from time to time ...
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Matlab launcher not found windows 8

I recently installed matlab in windows 8, in a different drive, other than the program files. After installation, its strange but am not able to find any launcher icon. Be it for uninstallation, or ...
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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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Matlab 2013a cannot find library powerlib

I have installed matlab 2013a in my computer. Everything works fine. But when I typed in powerlib in prompt it says cannot find library. Can anyone say how to install this library manually?
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Don't sync files during Matlab execution in Dropbox (Linux)

I'm a strong Dropbox user. I usually log in (via SSH) to my Linux machine and use Matlab on a Dropbox folder which automatically syncs everything. However, at this moment, my code generates a lot of ...
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Allocating more CPU usage to MATLAB

I was wondering if there was a way to allocate more CPU usage to MATLAB. Currently, it says that 85% of my CPU is is idle. Is there some way to increase the threads MATLAB uses, or something along ...
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Does Matlab use the GPU for plotting?

I have a new laptop with a high end (GeForce GTX 770M) discrete GPU, but when I plot large amounts of data (50k+ points), it still seems quite slow and sluggish. Is Matlab using the GPU to render the ...
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Read frames into Matlab with avconv

I have a very large video file (5.9 GB - 120fps at 1.3 megapixel for 2h) from which I want to extract a few hundred frames at known, sparse time points, and send via the shortest path to Matlab. ...
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MATLAB is not working because of Java

I use Windows 7 x64. I have installed MATLAB 2010a to my computer. After running only the splash screen shows up for a while then program quits. I have found an error log and the first lines of the ...
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Linux MATLAB not able to access Windows files through smb drive

I am running Linux kernel 2.6.18-371. I have read http://www.linuxdoc.org/HOWTO/SMB-HOWTO-8.html and am able to access my windows files from command line using /usr/bin/smbclient -L ...
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Install a GUI for Ubuntu Server, then install Matlab and X11

I purchased a Matlab 2013a for students, however, it only have 32 bits for a windows, but 64 bits for Linux. I installed Matlab on a Amazon EC2 Windows Server 2012 Instance, with 32 cores. However, ...