Activate MathWorks Software

Audience: Faculty, Researchers and Students

This KB Article References: MATLAB
This Information is Intended for: Faculty, Researchers, Students
Last Updated: April 16, 2018
  1. Obtain the Activation Key: 
    1. Log into Softweb at https://softweb.cc.stonybrook.edu (NetID authentication is required to log in to Softweb).
    2. Click the MATLAB link under University Licensed Applications and the Activation Key will display. Copy the Activation key.
  2. Activate in MathWorks:
    1. Log into your MathWorks account at http://www.mathworks.com by clicking Log in in top right corner of page.
    2. Click your name in the top right corner, and then click Associate License.
    3. In the Activation Key or License Number box, paste/enter the activation key (obtained from Softweb in step 1), and then click Associate License. 
    4. Success message will display

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