What Is a Support Package?
A support package is an add-on that enables you to use a MathWorks® product with specific third-party hardware and software.
For example, support packages available for use with MATLAB® include:
- Arduino® Hardware
- LEGO® MINDSTORMS® EV3 Hardware
- Raspberry Pi™ Hardware
- USB Webcam
For a complete list of available support packages, check the Mathworks Website here: Hardware Support.
Install Support Packages
You install support packages using the MATLAB Add-Ons menu. You can also use Add-Ons to update installed support package software or update the firmware on third-party hardware.
To install support packages, on the MATLAB Home tab, in the Environment section, click Add-Ons > Get Hardware Support Packages.
Follow the steps as shown in the screenshots below to Install Support Packages:
Read our Blog on How to Install MATLAB on your system?
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