Matlab Windows file server

Matlab Windows File Server

The access to the Windows file server is open to all users of the university network. If you are asked for a login, enter the following :

Username:          uni-kiel\<RZ identifier> oder stu-ID

Password:           Your Account password

If you do not have an RZ user account

Username:          uni-kiel\sw_download

Password:           sw_download


connect as network drive:  \\\files\software\matlab


Depending on which Linux distribution you have installed, the following packages should be installed with Linux:
sudo apt-get install cifs-utils
sudo apt-get install keyutils

Then enter one of the following commands on the Linux console:

  1. sudo mount -t cifs // /mnt/test/ -o username=Your RZ identifier,, password=Your Account password
  2. sudo mount -t cifs // /mnt/test/ -o username=Your stu-ID,, password=Your Account password
  3. sudo mount -t cifs // /mnt/test/ -o username=sw_download,, password=sw_download



Start the Finder, then press the key combination Apple-K and enter the address



Find the right version

Please check on the internet whether the Matlab version you have chosen also runs on your operating system,
by entering the search terms: system requirements, Matlab, <desired Matlab version>.