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How common is it?
Global Rank #14,867
United States Rank #18,752
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Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 11.61 days
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Average installed length: 179.98 days

Versions

VersionDistribution
8.0 100.00%

MATLAB R2012b

Overview

MATLAB R2012b is a program developed by The MathWorks. It adds a background controller service that is set to automatically run. Delaying the start of this service is possible through the service manager. The software installer includes 84 files and is usually about 4.39 MB (4,604,562 bytes). In comparison to the total number of users, most PCs are running the OS Windows 7 (SP1) as well as Windows 8. While about 24% of users of MATLAB R2012b come from the United States, it is also popular in Italy and India.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mathworks.com
Help link: www.mathworks.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\matlab
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\matlab\uninstall\bin\win64\uninstall.exe C:\Program Files\matlab
Estimated size: 4.39 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MATLAB R2012b

  • MdcsServiceProxy.dll - MATLAB Distributed Computing Server (MdcsServiceProxy)
  • mwsamp2.ocx - mwsamp2 ActiveX Control Module
  • mwsamp.ocx - mwsamp ActiveX Control Module
  • DotnetUtilities.dll - Parallel Computing Toolbox (DotnetUtilities)
  • HpcServerSoaClient.dll - HpcServerSoaClient
  • deactivate_matlab.exe - Deactivation Module
  • mwSimulink2.ocx - mwSimulink2
  • mwSimulink.ocx - mwSimulink
  • mwSimulink1.ocx
  • xpcapiCOM.dll - xPC Target (xPC Target API COM Module)
  • java_launcher.dll - setup (launcher)
  • uninstall.exe - MATLAB uninstaller
  • activate_matlab.exe - Activation Module
  • activeset.dll
  • asynciocore.dll
  • asyncioimpl.dll
  • audiofileplugin.dll
  • audiofilepluginmanager.dll
  • barrierqplp.dll
  • boost_date_time-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_filesystem-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_graph-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_iostreams-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_log_setup-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_log-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_math_c99f-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_math_c99-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_math_tr1f-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_math_tr1-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_prg_exec_monitor-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_program_options-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_random-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_regex-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_serialization-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_signals-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_system-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_thread-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_unit_test_framework-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_wave-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • boost_wserialization-vc90-mt-1_44.dll
  • bsd-xdr.dll
  • BuilderJABootstrap.dll
  • canmlconverter.dll
  • canslconverter.dll
  • cdbmsmt.dll (by Vector Informatik GmbH) - 32-Bit CANdbms for Windows 9x/NT/2000
  • cfitsio.dll
  • cgir_algorithm.dll
  • cgir_cgel.dll
  • cgir_cpp_emitter.dll
  • cgir_eml_emitter.dll
  • cgir_fe.dll
  • daqmlconverter.dll
  • dotnetinst.dll
  • FontInstaller.exe (by SciFace Software) - MuPAD Fonts (MuPAD Fonts Setup)
  • import10.dll (by Integrated Data Systems) - IMPORT10 Dynamic Link Library (IMPORT1.0 DLL)
  • instutil.dll
  • kvasercanlibplugin.dll
  • lmgrd.exe (by Flexera Software) - FLEXnet Publisher (64 bit) (Flexera Software, Inc.)
  • lmtools.exe (by Flexera Software) - LMTOOLS Utility
  • lmutil.exe
  • matlab.exe - MATLAB (MATLAB Starter Application)

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Service
  • lmgrd.exe runs as a service named 'Nastran 2013_1' (Nastran 2013_1).

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  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
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    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
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OS VERSIONS
Win 7 (SP1) 53%
Win XP 1%
 
HOW IT RUNS
Windows Service? Yes
(Installs a service)
 
USER ACTIONS
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 56.86%
Windows 8 40.85%
Windows Vista 1.63%
Windows XP 0.65%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.89%
Windows 8.1 17.38%
Windows 7 Professional 14.10%
Windows 7 Ultimate 10.82%
Windows 8.1 Pro 6.89%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 3.93%

Distribution by countryGeography

24.18% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 24.18%
  Italy 8.96%
  India 5.97%
  France 5.07%
  United Kingdom 3.28%
  Brazil 2.69%
  Spain 2.69%
  Iran 2.69%
  Turkey 2.69%
  Canada 2.09%
  Germany 2.09%
  Greece 2.09%
  Mexico 2.09%
  Singapore 2.09%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 24.70%
Dell 19.43%
ASUS 13.77%
Acer 12.55%
Lenovo 12.15%
Samsung 6.07%
Toshiba 6.07%
Alienware 1.62%
Sony 1.62%
GIGABYTE 1.21%
Apple 0.81%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 4.43%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 3.80%
HP Pavilion 15 Notebook P... 3.16%
LENOVO 20238 3.16%
ASUS All Series 2.53%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 2.53%

About (from The MathWorks, Inc.)

MathWorks is the leading developer of mathematical computing software for engineers and scientists
Publisher URL: www.mathworks.com

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