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  1. Open the 'Terminal' application from 'Applications → Favourites → Terminal':
  2. In the terminal, run the command '/opt/service/alces/`. This command takes the same parameters as the `srun` command used to run interactive jobs in a Viking terminal session. For more information on these parameters, see our documentation on submitting jobs to Viking. In the example below, I have requested an interactive session with 1 core and 4GB of memory:
  3. Load the module(s) needed to run the application that you would like to use, and run the application. In the example below, I have loaded the `math/MATLAB/2018a` module, and run `matlab`:
  4. MATLAB is now running on the Viking compute node `node065`!