"Johan " <email@example.com> wrote in message news:firstname.lastname@example.org... > I installed matlab R2012A on a windows xp machine and it just give the > "matlab has encountered an error and needs to close" when I try to start > it. It doesn't show anything, no startupscreen or anything when executed > form the commandline. It's a fresh install. > As the computer has no network conenction yet I activated manually. When > the licence file was requested I pointed it to the file on my USB stick. > Maybe that causes some confusion in the startup at it can't find it? Even > with the stick back it behaves the same so it's just a wild guess.
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