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### How do I install MATLAB R2012a?

I have downloaded MATLAB R2012a for Unix platform and i want to install it on my ubuntu 11.10.
To install i try this command:
/<matlab_installation_file_directory>/install
and it says:
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### How can I launch MATLAB 2012?

I have a problem with the MATLAB 2012 installation.
After having installed it using Alt + F2 and having used
gksudo nautilus
I have installed MATLAB in the correct folder, which is:
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**1**answer

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### Unable To Cancel Installation In Software Center (Matlab)

A Note: This question may be the exact same question as given in How to cancel an installation in the Software Center? but the solutions listed there haven't worked for me.
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I am trying to ...

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**2**answers

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### How to install matlab if I already have a Windows versions?

I am new to Ubuntu and confused to use whether matlab windows version (which I had a copy)
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**15**

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**7**answers

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I was trying to add the installed matlab to the menu of Applications under Ubuntu 10.10.
I clicked Gnome-Menu -> Preference -> Main Menu -> Programming -> New Item, where I input the Matlab file ...

**4**

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**2**answers

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### How to install 32-bit Matlab in Ubuntu 64-bit?

While running previous versions of Ubuntu (prior to 13.10) I was able to follow the instructions listed here to install 32-bit Matlab while running 64-bit Ubuntu. Now in 13.10 I am no longer able to ...

**3**

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**1**answer

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How to install MATLAB in Ubuntu 14.04? I searched in USC, but it only has some extension for MATLAB.

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**5**answers

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### Matlab doesn't launch, keeps asking for activation

I have just installed Matlab R2011a on Ubuntu 12.04 using a standalone licence. The installation appears to have worked properly, and I have run the following to get rid of an error that everyone ...

**1**

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**2**answers

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This is my first posting here, so please be gentle. I am having a problem installing Matlab 2012a (32-bit) in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS. I have trawled around the web and have seen similar problems reported, ...

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**5**answers

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### How do I make a Matlab launcher for Unity?

I'm trying to install a Matlab R2011a launcher for Unity in Ubuntu 12.04. I've tried this guide (although I know it's for 11.10 and mentions that even 11.10 is an unsupported OS for Matlab R2011a) but ...

**4**

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**10**answers

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Matlab version 2012. I know there are many threads about this, suggesting to chmod +x the following files (if you are in installation directory):
sys/java/jre/glnx86/jre/bin/java
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**5**

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Is there and easy way to install gcc-4.3 on Oneiric ?
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**1**

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**2**answers

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I recently installed MATLAB on my computer. I found that while I could easily start MATLAB from the terminal, there was no executable file I could double click on to run it. So I created a Bash script ...

**1**

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**2**answers

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### Installing matlab on Ubuntu 12.04 32bits

I am trying to install Matlab on Ubuntu 12.04, I have a 32bits machine. I downloaded the files and set the file install to exectable, then run :
$ ./install -v
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Error : ...

**1**

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**1**answer

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i'm working with this instructions ...

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**8**answers

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**6**

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**4**answers

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I can't open Matlab 2013a after I upgrade Ubuntu 14.10 to 15.04. I have also tried to open from the location folder, and when I try to open it from the console using $
$ cd ...

**2**

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**1**answer

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I've been looking around for solutions to this and can't really seem to find a good answer so I thought I'd try this. I'm trying to install MATLAB 2013a on Saucy Salamander. I have all the files ...

**1**

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I executed this command in a terminal by going to the folder where I placed the installation file.
santiago@CHAPA:~/Descargas/Matlab/MATLAB$ sudo sh install
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**6**

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**2**answers

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I'm trying to install Matlab R20112a on Ubuntu.
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**6**

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**3**answers

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### How to fix Java problem installing Matlab 2012a (64-bit) in Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bit)?

I am trying to install Matlab 2012a (64-bit) in Ubuntu 12.04LTS (64-bit). I have installed Java 7. My Java version is:
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java version ...

**3**

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**2**answers

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### Matlab won't open after fresh installation!

I installed matlab on a new ubuntu 14.04 installation. I don't get any errors, but when I try to run it in the terminal with the matlab command, the screen doesn't advance past the matlab logo:
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**2**

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**2**answers

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### How do I install the latest version of Matlab?

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**1**

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**0**answers

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### Unable to install Matlab 2011 in Ubuntu 12.04

Setup Read file says that go to mount folder and type install -inputFile
I did all these things...
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root@LABE-1294-0-170:/media/matlab# install -inputFile ...

**1**

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**4**answers

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### How to install MATLAB

I have Ubuntu 11.10 and try to install MATLAB 2011a. I followed the instructions on the PDF manual accompanying MATLAB as well as the topic at https://help.ubuntu.com/community/MATLAB.
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**1**

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**2**answers

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### Running Matlab with Gnome-Do: bash script problem

In Ubuntu, Matlab should be started with the following command: setsid matlab -desktop
Accordingly, I've created such a bash script:
#!/bin/bash
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and saved it as ...

**0**

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**0**answers

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Since my SSD is small, I still relegate it to only holding the OS.
So, during Ubuntu install, I created a 60 GB partition for / on my SSD, and a 500 GB partition for /home on my HDD.
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**0**

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**1**answer

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### Trouble installing Matlab 2014b on Ubuntu 14.04

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I mounted my matlab ...