(To be removed) Connect to mobile device
connector will be removed in a future release. Connect to the
MathWorks® Cloud instead. For more information, see Compatibility Considerations (MATLAB Mobile for iOS).
connector on enables MATLAB®
Connector™ software on your machine (
localhost), allowing you to
access your MATLAB session from a mobile device such as an iPhone, iPod touch, or Android device. If you have not defined a password, the connector
issues a prompt to do so.
connector on enables the
connector and sets or changes the password. Passwords can contain letters and numbers,
and must contain at least five characters. The maximum length is 32 characters.
MATLAB stores your password with your preferences.
connector off disables the connector.
Enable the connector and set the password to
connector on my_password_1
If the default port, 31415, is unavailable when you start the connector , the connector increments the port number by one until it finds an available port. To check which port the connector is using, start the connector and look at the URL it displays for the test link.
To test the connector, open a Web browser and navigate to
you did not change the port and the connector is using the default port, use
To enable the connector anytime MATLAB is running on your computer, modify or create
finish.m files to turn
the connector on and off. Define
startup.m in your startup
finish.m anywhere on the MATLAB search path.
Not recommended starting in R2019b
connector will be removed in a future release. Support for
establishing a connection between MATLAB
Mobile™ and your computer will be removed. You can continue to use MATLAB
Mobile by connecting to the MathWorks Cloud instead. For instructions on how to use MATLAB on the MathWorks Cloud, see Connect to the MathWorks Cloud (MATLAB Mobile for iOS).