Installing and Using MATLAB on Mac OS X    

Starting MATLAB

Using the Launcher

To start MATLAB, you can use the LaunchMATLAB application. The installation process puts the LaunchMATLAB application in the $MATLAB/bin directory. You can drag the icon to your Dock or make an alias to it on your desktop for easy access.

Double-click LaunchMATLAB to start MATLAB.

The LaunchMATLAB application performs these steps:

  1. Starts X Windows.
  2. Runs MATLAB.

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