MATLAB: Do I get the “java.net.​SocketTime​outExcepti​on: Read timed out” error in the installation log

MATLAB

Why do I get the following error in my installation log?
java.net.SocketTimeoutException: Read timed out

Best Answer

  • This issue is caused by a company proxy issue. The resolution for this would be to have your IT look into the proxy settings of the network. The MathWorks installer needs to contact MathWorks servers on the following ports and addresses:
    • login.mathworks.com
    • services.mathworks.com
    • TCP ports 80 and 443