How can I change where offline documentation is installed?

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MathWorks Support Team on 31 Mar 2023
The command "docroot" can change where you have it installed. Keep in mind that is variable is only present in your current MATLAB session and will disappear after restarting MATLAB. You can make MATLAB automatically run this command in either a startup.m file, or by using the -r argument with MATLAB. In a startup.m file, you would write "docroot('filepath')". An example would be "docroot('C:\ProgramData\MATLAB\SupportPackages\R2023a\help')". If you were using the -r argument in a Windows shortcut or Windows Terminal, you'd see something like this: "C:\MATLAB\R2023a\bin\matlab.exe -r docroot('C:\ProgramData\MATLAB\SupportPackages\R2023a\help');"

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