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-====== MATLAB ​R2017a Installation ​====== +====== MATLAB ​2020 ======
-==== Windows ==== +
-If you have an existing MATLAB installation prior to R2017b, we recommend you uninstall your current version and reboot your computer prior to running the R2017b installation.+
-To begin the non-interactive installation,​ IE users may click on the following link.  For any other browser you will need to copy & paste it into the Run box (Windows Key + R):  \\ 
-Babson & Wellesley student may have to specify the domain and authenticate ​with their Olin network credentialsfollowing ​the link below: +MATLAB installation,​ starting ​with version 2019ahas gone cloud based. ​ This means to use the latest version requires a Mathworks account.
-\\ +
-[[\\fsvs01.olin.edu\Applications\Public\netapps\MATLAB\r2017b\windows\win64\silentSetup.lnk]] +
-When prompted for username, please enter "​olin.edu\<​your username>"​ followed by your Olin network password.+
-Click **Open** in the Windows UAC warning window to continue with the installation. ​  +For any user of previous versions of MATLAB, please uninstall your current version before following any further steps.  ​When uninstallingselect ​to Uninstall MATLAB preference files.  ​
-There may appear to be a small delay between allowing the install to begin from the UAC window to when the actual ​MATLAB ​installer appears on screen where it appears that there is nothing occuring.  ​This is normal behavior while the installer loadsusers do not need to launch the installer more than once after allowing the UAC prompt to process.  ​The delay may be longer while installing over a wireless network connection than on a wired network connection.+
-At this point you will be able to watch the progress ​of the installation.  ​There is no interaction necessary on your part for the installation – all entries are preconfigured for the installation Each screen ​will display for a moment before continuing onto the next.+One of the final windows in the uninstall process states "There may be some remaining files in C:\Program Files\MATLAB\<​version>​You can manually delete them." You will want to do this, as any loose files remaining can cause issues with pointing to the previous license. 
-==== OS X ==== +===== Downloading MATLAB =====
-[[matlab_on_mac|Instructions under Macintosh section]]+
-==== Linux ==== +  * To begin with, go to the [[https://​www.mathworks.com/​products/​matlab.html|MATLAB website]] and click on the profile icon in the top right corner.  
-Make sure you are connected to the Olin network (preferably over Ethernet) ​+{{:​matlab1.png?​nolink|}} 
 +  * Click on create account on the bottom and fill out the necessary information with your Olin email 
 +  * Go to your email and follow the link for your verification email. 
 +**Note:** If Mathworks states that you already have an account, skip to the bottom section of this page 
 +  * Complete the verification email and sign in to the site. Click on your account profile and select the down arrow to go to the download page 
 +  * Select to get the latest release, scroll on the side if you do not see the version you want. Click on download 
 +  * Click on your OS option and the download will begin. Run it and login into your MathWorks account 
 +  * Once the download is complete, run the installer. ​ After extracting and starting the setup, fill in the account information you created prior. 
 +  * Select your license and select Next.  
 +  * If you want to save somewhere specific, you can change the installation folder, or leave it default. 
 +  * Select any or all of the products that pertain to your study needs. 
 +  * Complete the rest of the installer and activate your MATLAB Installation.  
 +===== Previously created Mathworks Account =====
-  * Open terminal  +If a user of a previous version created a Mathworks account in the pastbut no longer remembers their password, select "​Forgot Password?"​ to reset it.  ​The password is not connected to your Olin password. ​  
-  * run %%sudo apt-get install cifs-utils %% +If Concurrent is listed, select the button to Link an additional license. 
-  * run %%mkdir -p ~/​fsvs01/​Applications %% +{{:matlab16.png?​nolink|}}
-  * run sudo mount %%//​fsvs01/​Applications ~/​fsvs01/​Applications -o user=<​olin_username>​,workgroup=olin.edu,​uid=<​linux_username>​%% +
-  * Enter your Olin Password when prompted  +
-  * cd fsvs01/​Applications/​Public/​netapps/​MATLAB/​r2017b/​linux/​installer ​ +
-  * sudo ./​install ​+
-Then do the following:+Once you click the link, as long as your account is using your Olin email address, it should automatically assign you a new Individual license. 
-  * Select use file installation key  +Once assigned an Individual license, ​ start the MATLAB download ​and installation ​(above) Once you sign in, both licenses should appear on the License Selection page.  Select ​the Individual license and continue with the installation ​instructions. 
-  * Accept user agreement  +{{:matlab18.png?​nolink|}}
-  * Copy and paste file installation ​keyCan be found in 2017b fik.txt  +
-  Select ​a place to install MATLAB  +
-  * Keep default products to installation  +
-  * Path to license file is %%~/​fsvs01/​Applications/​Public/​MATLAB/​client-license.dat %% +
-  * Check “Create symbolic links to MATLAB scripts” during installation  +
-  * Select install ​+
-You may have to then do the following: ​+---- 
 +===== MATLAB Trainings ===== 
 +MathWorks has a number onramps and other trainings available for free to all members of the Olin community.
-  * sudo apt-get install matlab-support +To access these trainings
-  * path is MATLAB/​R2017b/​  +  - Go to [[matlabacademy.mathworks.com]] 
- +          If you are not already signed in, click on the **Sign In** Icon in the top right of the page or **View My Courses**. From there sign in with your Olin email 
- +   ​
-===== Known Issues and Solutions ===== +
- +
-==== Using MATLAB over VPN fails ==== +
-Occasionally while using MATLAB over VPN with slow connections there can be an error where the MATLAB client times out before it receives a response from the license server. ​ The following steps should solve the issue: +
- +
-  ​* Right-click My ComputerClick Properties (for  Windows 7, click the "​Advanced system settings"​ link.) +
-  In the System Properties dialog box, click the Advanced tab. +
-  ​On the Advanced tab, click Environment Variables. +
-  ​* In the Environment Variables dialog box, under System Variables, click New. +
-  ​In the New User Variable dialog box, enter FLEXLM_TIMEOUT for the name and 2147483647 for the value. +
-  ​Click OK to close each dialog box+
- +
-Login to VPN, launch MATLAB+