Apparently, the Matlab MCR does not install the Microsoft redistributables that it should. If you encounter this issue, download the Microsoft Visual C++ 2005 SP1 Redistributable Package). At the time this article was written, this package was available at :
After downloading this file:
- Uninstall the Matlab MCR
- Run the installer that you just downloaded from Micrsosoft.
- Re-install the Matlab MCR
- Try the report generation again.