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Where is the file MCRInstaller.exe located on my machine?

Asked by MathWorks Support Team on 27 Jun 2009

I have the MATLAB Compiler and wish to deploy a stand-alone application on some machines that do not have MATLAB installed on them. I understand I need to run the MCRInstaller.exe on those machines first and want to know where this file is located.


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Answer by MathWorks Support Team on 27 Jun 2009
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In MATLAB 7.5 (R2007b) and newer, the following command can be used to determine where the installer is located:


For older versions of MATLAB, the MCRInstaller.exe is located in the folder:


where $MATLABROOT is the MATLAB root directory and $ARCH is the system architecture (such as win32, win64, glnx86 etc.). The MATLAB root directory may be determined by entering the command:


at the MATLAB command prompt.


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