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Should I remove MATLAB R2009b?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
2% remove it98% keep it
Overall Sentiment
Very good
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How common is it?
Global Rank #12,783
United States Rank #20,528
Reach 0.0283%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 19.85 days
585.59 days >
Average installed length: 307.69 days


7.9 100.00%


What is MATLAB R2009b?  (from The MathWorks)

MATLAB® is a high-level language and interactive environment for numerical computation, visualization, and programming. Using MATLAB, you can analyze data, develop algorithms, and create models and applications. The language, tools, and built-in math functions enable you to explore multiple approaches and reach a solut...  Read more


MATLAB R2009b is a program developed by The MathWorks. The main program executable is uTorrent.exe. The software installer includes 43 files and is usually about 3.25 MB (3,412,783 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 17% of users of MATLAB R2009b come from the United States, it is also popular in India and France.

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.mathworks.com
Help link: www.mathworks.com/support
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\MATLAB\R2009b\
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MATLAB\R2009b\uninstall\uninstall.exe C:\Program Files\MATLAB\R2009b\
Estimated size: 3.25 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MATLAB R2009b

Program executable:uTorrent.exe
Additional files:
  • Airs.ocx (by Global Majic Software) - GMS Aircraft Instrument ActiveX Control
  • AMCap.exe (by Microsoft) - DirectX 9.0 Sample (Capture Application (Sample))
  • amodel.dll
  • blaxxunContact44.exe (by blaxxun interactive) - blaxxun Contact (Direct 3D - Version)
  • blaxxunContact44OGL.exe (by blaxxun interactive) - Open GL - Version
  • bmodel.dll
  • cmodel.dll
  • deactivate_matlab.exe - Deactivation Module
  • dotnetinst.dll
  • iemenu.ocx (by Microsoft) - Microsoft(R) Windows NT(R) Operating System (IE PopUp Menu)
  • instutil.dll
  • libsbml.dll
  • libsundials_cvode.dll
  • libsundials_ida.dll
  • libsundials_nvecserial.dll
  • mwadvantech.dll - Data Acquisition Toolbox (Advantech Adaptor for MATLAB Data Acquisition Toolbox.)
  • MWAGauge.ocx (by Global Majic Software) - Angular Gauge ActiveX Control
  • mwinstall.dll
  • MWLED.ocx - LED ActiveX Control
  • MWLGauge.ocx - Linear Gauge ActiveX Control
  • mwmcc.dll - MCC adaptor for MATLAB Data Acquisition Toolbox
  • mwnidaq.dll - NI-DAQ adaptor for MATLAB Data Acquisition Toolbox.
  • mwnidaqmx.dll - nidaqmx adaptor for MATLAB Data Acquisition Toolbox.
  • MWNumLED.ocx - Alphanumeric LED ActiveX Control
  • MWOdometer.ocx - Odometer ActiveX Control
  • mwparallel.dll - Parallel Port Adaptor for MATLAB Data Acquistion Toolbox
  • MWPercent.ocx - Percent ActiveX Control
  • MWSlider.ocx - Slider ActiveX Control
  • MWStrip.ocx - Strip Chart ActiveX Control
  • MWToggle.ocx - Toggle ActiveX Control
  • mwwinsound.dll - Soundcard Adaptor for MATLAB Data Acquistion Toolbox
  • runtime.dll
  • sb_utils.dll
  • sbservices.dll
  • sbunits.dll
  • setup.exe - setup
  • simdata.dll
  • simobject.dll
  • uninstall.exe - MATLAB uninstaller
  • units.dll
  • vcredist_x86.exe - Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 Redistributable (IExpress Setup)
  • VCRT_check.exe
  • WinIo.dll

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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:
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  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove MATLAB R2009b.

Win 7 (SP1) 58%
Win Vista (SP1) 1%
Uninstall it 2%
Keep it 98%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 72.29%
Windows 8 17.88%
Windows XP 7.81%
Windows Vista 2.02%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 26.70%
Windows 7 Ultimate 22.17%
Windows 7 Professional 15.87%
Microsoft Windows XP 7.81%
Windows 8.1 5.04%
Windows 7 Enterprise 4.28%

Distribution by countryGeography

16.58% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 16.58%
  India 6.68%
  France 5.20%
  Taiwan 4.21%
  Israel 3.47%
  Italy 3.47%
  Turkey 3.22%
  Germany 2.97%
  Iran 2.72%
  MA 2.72%
  DZ 2.23%
  United Kingdom 2.23%
  Poland 2.23%
  Brazil 1.98%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Dell 26.49%
Hewlett-Packard 19.40%
Acer 11.94%
ASUS 11.57%
Toshiba 8.21%
Lenovo 7.84%
Samsung 6.34%
Sony 1.87%
American Megatrends 1.12%
Common models
HP Pavilion dv6 Notebook ... 6.58%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 5.26%
Dell Inspiron N5110 3.95%
Dell Inspiron N5010 2.63%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 1.97%

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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