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Select License Configuration Option

There are separate procedures for end users and for administrators. From the following tables, select a procedure for setting up MATLAB® cloud licensing based on your current license and your role. If you are not sure what license type you have or what your role is, visit your MathWorks Account to see the licenses linked to your account. If you do not have a MathWorks license, you can obtain a trial.

End Users

License TypeProcedure

Individual (a license that only you use that is in your name; not a Home or Student license)

Your license is already configured for use with MATLAB running on the cloud.

Campus-Wide License (a license that you use that belongs to your academic institution)

Your license is already configured for use with MATLAB running on the cloud.

Home and Student (that only you use and is in your name)

These license types are not eligible to use the MATLAB running on the cloud. However, you can use MATLAB Online.

All other license types, including Concurrent and Network Named User

Contact your license administrator. *

*Not sure who the license administrator is? Sign in to your MathWorks Account, click the license you are using, then click the tab marked “Contact Administrators”.

If your administrator has questions, have them Contact Support.

Administrators

Note

Your license option may be eligible for online licensing, which greatly simplifies enabling cloud usage. To learn more, and to see if your license option is eligible, Contact Support..

ScenarioLicense TypeProcedure

You want your end users to use online licensing.

Campus-Wide

Your license is already configured for cloud use. Make sure your account is linked to the Campus-Wide License.

You plan to run the network license manager on the same machine as MATLAB (primarily for testing purposes).

Campus-Wide, Concurrent, or Network Named User

Follow the instructions at: Configure License Manager on Same Machine as MATLAB

You plan to run the network license manager on a separate virtual machine than MATLAB.

Campus-Wide, Concurrent, or Network Named User

Follow the instructions at: Configure License Manager on Separate Virtual Machine

You want to connect MATLAB running on the cloud to an existing on-premises network license manager.

Campus-Wide, Concurrent, or Network Named User

Follow the instructions at: Use Existing On-Premises License Manager With MATLAB Running on the Cloud

You want to connect MATLAB running on the cloud to a network license manager that is also running on the cloud.

Campus-Wide, Concurrent, or Network Named User

Select one of:

If you do not see a procedure for what you want to do for your license type, Contact Support..

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