Using Math Works MATLAB with MS-DOS 5.0 (77207)

The information in this article applies to:
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 5.0
    Microsoft MS-DOS operating system 5.0a

This article was previously published under Q77207


According to Math Works, the MATLAB software should be upgraded to version 3.5J when using Microsoft MS-DOS 5.0. MATLAB version 3.5J is the latest version that has been tested with MS-DOS 5.0. To obtain MATLAB 3.5J, contact Math Works.


MATLAB, a product of Math Works Inc., is a specialized fourth-generation language designed for numerical analysis, data processing, and graphics visualization. This application is primarily used for mathematical implementations dealing with specific scientific and engineering situations. In short, the MATLAB software, based on linear algebra, provides sophisticated scientific number crunching. It should also be noted that Math Works provides various builds of the MATLAB software for hardware- specific situations. These include PC-MATLAB vx.x, AT-MATLAB vx.x, and 386- MATLAB vx.x, where x.x is the specific build version number.

The product included here is manufactured by a vendor independent of Microsoft; we make no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding this product's performance or reliability.

Modification Type: Major Last Reviewed: 9/30/2003
Keywords: KB77207