Im trying to download MinGW using addon Matlab 2017a but it shows an error "There was a problem downloading the support package. To resolve this issue, see this MATLAB Answer". What do i do?

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Rajesh Balagam
Rajesh Balagam on 16 Oct 2017
Edited: Rajesh Balagam on 16 Oct 2017
Network connectivity issues sometimes cause errors while downloading support packages. I suggest you do the following:
Refer to the following MATLAB Answers page for more information:

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Yamen on 24 Aug 2018
I'm having the same issue - installing mingw. I have Microsoft Visual C++ 2017, Microsoft Visual C++ 2015, Microsoft Visual C++ 2013... installed already on my machine; yet matlab can't find any: it give the following error:
"No supported compiler or SDK was found. You can install the freely available MinGW-w64 C/C++ compiler; see Install MinGW-w64 Compiler. "
please share solution if found

victor on 5 Sep 2018
Hello everyone! I also have the same problem: There was a problem downloading the third-party software. To resolve this issue, contact Technical Support
How can we fix it?
Please help

Lukas Hebing
Lukas Hebing on 7 Oct 2019
I have the same issue.
Are there any solutions yet?


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