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Help to convert a slx file to a previous version!

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Ahmed Gad
Ahmed Gad on 6 Feb 2019
Commented: mohammad hussan on 30 Jul 2021 at 17:52
Hello,
I want to run a slx file on my MATLAB R2016b version but the file is produced on R2018b. So can anypne help to convert it for a previous version for me?
P.S. It is not a commercial file, so don't worry about it.
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Walter Roberson
Walter Roberson on 18 Oct 2020
I have seen posted a completely different work-around, a Simulink setting that permits you to import from newer versions, more or less by turning off the error check. However, when that was done, any changes in model representation would not be applied in a backwards-compatible way; for example initializations might not be moved from their newer locations to their previous locations. Using the official export to previous version tool is more robust.

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Answers (5)

Amal Joy
Amal Joy on 13 Jul 2020
Bro I have an solution to it.
Open matlab Online in your browser open file you want to convert using the upload as shown below in the screen shot.
Then in simulink under save as shown in screen shotimmediately below. Export with ur version.

Sean de Wolski
Sean de Wolski on 6 Feb 2019
(Can also be accessed from the file menu > export > to previous version)
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Ahmed Gad
Ahmed Gad on 7 Feb 2019
Okay, I will try to find someone to convert this file as installing this version isn't possible at all.
Thank you so much for your efforts and concern.

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Farshid R
Farshid R on 4 Dec 2020
Hello
Who will turn my Simulink 2020 into 2018?
My system cannot support MATLAB 2020
thank you

SATYAM GUPTA
SATYAM GUPTA on 1 Jun 2021
If anyone need help in converting from any version to any version, then whatsapp on 9981839572 I feel good to help you out.

Saeed Rezaee
Saeed Rezaee on 6 Jun 2021
I used Chrome and Firefox to access MATLAB online. Each time I tried to upload
some MATLAB Simulink file I got "upload failed" error. Once, I switched into Microsoft Edge
as, the upload was succeeded.

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