MATLAB: Do I see the pop-up error “The parameter is incorrect” on MATLAB startup


Why do I see the pop-up error when I startup MATLAB?
The parameter is incorrect

Best Answer

  • This error is related to a corrupted MATLAB shortcut.
    Launch MATLAB via the bin folder executable:
    C:\Program Files\MATLAB\R20XXx\bin\matlab.exe
    If this launches MATLAB without issue, then create a new shortcut with the exe.