Getting Started with Simulink

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Simulink Onramp

This free, three-hour tutorial provides an interactive introduction to Simulink. You will learn the basics of how to create, edit, and simulate Simulink models.

How to Get Started:

With R2019a and beyond:

  1. Launch MATLAB and open Simulink. 
  2. Select Simulink Onramp from the Start Page. 

With R2018b:

  1. Download and install Simulink Onramp.
  2. Launch MATLAB and open Simulink.
  3. Select Simulink Onramp from the Start Page.

With R2018a and earlier: 

  1. Download the last version of Simulink or request a free trial.
  2. Select Simulink Onramp from the Start Page.

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