Issues installing Matlab - Cannot find the application

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Julia JOVENEAU
Julia JOVENEAU on 16 Apr 2021
Answered: Maadhav Akula on 21 Apr 2021
Hello, I have bought a student license a few days ago and I haven't been able to install it on my computer.
Here is how I've tried to proceed : On Windows, I download my product on the website and I get a single file, of type Application and named matlab_R2021a_win64. I doubleclick it and a popup window tells me the files are unzipping in a new folder, named _temp_matlab_R2021a_win64. Then I am asked to allow the application to modify my computer, which I allow. Then I go to the unzipped file and doubleclick on setup. I am once again asked to allow the application to modify my computer and I allow it again. But then nothing happens. When I search for 'matlab' on my computer, it doesn't give any results.
So i don't know what to do or where I'm supposed to go and open the application.
Can you help me ? Thanks in advance!
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Mario Malic
Mario Malic on 16 Apr 2021
It's not installed, installer probably didn't open. Restart the computer and try to open the installer again. Maybe antivirus is causing some issues.

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Maadhav Akula
Maadhav Akula on 21 Apr 2021
Please refer the following answer - <link>
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