Connector failing to run

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Peter Vassallo
Peter Vassallo on 10 Sep 2012
After successfully installing the MATLAB connector, typing connector on returns the following error:
Undefined function 'connector' for input arguments of type 'char'.
I tried installing the connector again, which was apparently done successfully but again it doesn't seem to be working.

Answers (2)

Pradeep on 17 Sep 2012
Hi Peter,
Although the installation adds the connector folder to your path, it's possible that this might not have happened. After you've installed the connector, what does
>> which -all connector
If you're on Windows, try opening MATLAB as an administrator and then install the connector.
Arturo on 18 May 2013
I've exactly the same problem and can't fix it

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Paul on 1 Sep 2013
I was having a similar issue. I had unzipped the subfolders (connector-1.2 and connector-2.0) when I first tried installing it. When I ran it again with the subfolders zipped, it worked.
Since I am running Windows 7, I also made sure to run Matlab as an administrator by right-clicking program icon in the start menu and selecting the "Run as administrator" option.

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