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How do I link my MathWorks Account to a license in the License Center?

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I would like to link my MathWorks Account to a license. How do I perform this action in the License Center?

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MathWorks Support Team
MathWorks Support Team on 16 Mar 2021
Edited: MathWorks Support Team on 16 Mar 2021
The following instructions apply to Standard and Academic Use Licenses.
Requirements to link to a license:
If you do not have the Activation Key or License Number, contact your professor/instructor or License Administrator.
After you have obtained your Activation Key or License Number, click here. Enter your Activation Key or License Number, and click "Link License."

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Mithun Saha
Mithun Saha on 22 Jun 2020
Thank you sir.i am an undergraduate studen.due to corona virus i am facing many it will better for me if yo give me a license to install it
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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 22 Jun 2020
In order to do that, I would have to create a new company, and buy full-price commercial licenses, and hire you as staff (paying you at least $US 12 per hour plus holiday pay plus sick pay plus employment insurance plus having to track Goods and Services Tax). It would cost me at least $US 15000 to do this, excluding hardware and operating system costs and corporate registration costs and costs for auditors) . I would not be able to take any tax deductions on this unless I could prove that I had a reasonable expectation that the company would make a profit within 3 years.
On the other hand, if you purchase a Student Suite license, the cost to you would be $US 100.

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Mhammad ali
Mhammad ali on 7 Mar 2015
I dont have lisense
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Shawn Lyons
Shawn Lyons on 1 Apr 2015
A MATLAB license is required in order to use the software. You can look into purchasing a license at this page:
MathWorks Support

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zeena ahmet
zeena ahmet on 30 May 2016
i donot have a license
Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 25 Oct 2018
You can purchase MATLAB Home license, for personal (non-commercial) use.

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arindam pal
arindam pal on 2 Apr 2017
my user id is do not get my licence from activation key. So help me to install the mat lab in windows 10.

Siavosh Weissberg
Siavosh Weissberg on 23 Jul 2020
i would like bay license of simulink. can i refer the cost with my bank?
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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 23 Jul 2020
(I find hints that you would be a looking for a "Standard" (commercial) license in Germany ?)

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Mohanad Ayman
Mohanad Ayman on 1 Sep 2020
Edited: Mohanad Ayman on 1 Sep 2020
Why do I receive an error that my license number or activation key doesn't match any existing license number or activation key?
Note: I'm using MATLAB R2017a
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Colin Fraser
Colin Fraser on 2 Sep 2020
There could be many reasons.
If you are still experiencing this issue, please create a service request below.
-Colin Fraser

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Jean cheung
Jean cheung on 2 Jun 2021
I'd like to take part in AIAA this year, but the licence I received is out of date.
And I can't buy a student licence.

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Vishnu Pragash A
Vishnu Pragash A on 19 Jun 2021
I am having license number but I'm unable to link license to mathworks
And I'm gettting this error
  • To link this license to your MathWorks Account, you must have the Activation Key. You may have received the Activation Key from the Administrator of the license.

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