Commonly Used Startup Options
Display startup options (without starting MATLAB®).
Automatically write output from MATLAB to the specified log file.
Start MATLAB with the desktop minimized. Any desktop tools or documents that were undocked when MATLAB was last closed are not minimized at startup.
macOS and Linux® platforms
Start MATLAB without loading the JVM™ software. This minimizes memory usage and improves
initial startup speed, but restricts functionality. With
For example, you cannot set
preferences if you start MATLAB with the
Start MATLAB without displaying its splash screen.
Run the specified statement non-interactively.
Run the specified statement interactively.
Limit MATLAB to a single computational thread. This option is for numerical computations only.
On Windows systems, this option uses the multithreading capabilities of the computer on which it is running by default.