Set root folder of support packages
the root folder of the current support packages. Support Package Installer
installs all support packages to this location.
You must have administrative privileges on the folder that you
set the root to. You must also have administrative privileges to modify
because the root folder of the support package is recorded under
When you change the root folder, support packages installed in the new location become available on the MATLAB path. Any previously installed support packages are removed from the MATLAB® path, but the files are still available.
to change the installation folder for support packages. You need administrative
privileges to use this function.
getSupportPackageRoot to check
that the change was successful.
ans = C:\MATLAB\CustomSupportPackageRoot
installDir— Root folder of support packages
Root folder of support packages, specified as a string. By default, the directory is set to:
For Unix –
your specific MATLAB release and
your Unix user name. If the default location exists and is not empty,
the location becomes
The folder path cannot contain any space characters.