To install a hardware support package, you must have a supported product release, along with the required operating system and base product.
View the hardware support package system requirements table and confirm you have:
After confirming you have the system requirements, proceed with either installation option listed below.
Launch the Support Package Installer from your version of MATLAB and navigate to the correct support package.
Clicking the Get Support Package button provides the support package install file:
There are several ways to initiate the Support Package Installer from these files:
.mlpkginstallfile directly from your Internet browser.
.mlpkginstallfile directly from within MATLAB by navigating the Current Folder to the location of the downloaded file and double clicking it. That will initiate the installation for the MATLAB release that you have open.
The primary difference between using the
.mlpkginstall file (option 2) rather than the toolstrip (option 1) to initiate support package installation is that the file allows the user to avoid the support package selection screen on the installer.
*These file types were introduced in MATLAB R2013a.
Users without an Internet connection can install support packages by following the instructions for downloading support packages on multiple computers.