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Synonym / Retagging request: [mathjax] and [latex]

The latex tag, as it is used on meta.stackexchange.com, seems to actually mean mathjax.
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Is it possible for Chemistry.SE & Biology.SE to support chemfig?

Chemistry.SE & Biology.SE now support mhchem, is it possible to add chem­fig? So we can draw organic chemical formulas and not uploading pictures.
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Please add TeX rendering on the iOS app

This is the iOS call for TeX support analogous to this request for Android. That really says it all, but in case you need convincing that many posts on Physics and Math are nearly unreadable without ...
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Please build in stylus-to-TeX input in the Android app

This is more of a long-term feature request, particularly in the light of the current disabled status of MathJax in the app, but I'd still like to ask for it now so that it (hopefully) gets considered ...
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Please don't re-render MathJax after every key press; only do it if I have edited an equation

On TeX-enabled sites, pressing any character in the question/answer box re-renders all TeX equations. I have found this to be incredibly inconvenient. In posts with long answers, I have found that ...
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How to type math equations in the post? [duplicate]

I tried my best to find an example of how to post a math equation on Stack Overflow, but nothing worked. I'm familiar with LaTeX though. I found some people are saying you just need to add your ...
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Tex: “An error occurred submitting the question.”

I'm trying to paste the following question to no avail. Any idea of what I am doing wrong? Some letters of the greek alphabet include alternative letters. For instance, we have \Phi, \phi and ...
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LaTeX support in Mobile Application [duplicate]

This could be seen either as a bug or a discussion point, but the long and short is: TeX is busted in the mobile application. I understand that it's a heavy requirement, but the support for TeX is ...
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Markdown is preventing me from adding an image from Google Charts

I am stuck trying to add an image with the following code: ![latex](http://chart.apis.google.com/chart?cht=tx&chl=%5Coint_%7B(x%2Cy)%5Cin%20C%7D%20x%5E3%5C%2C%20dx%20%2B%204y%5E2%5C%2C%20dy) It ...
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Insert some Latex code in a question [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adding support for math notation Latex in Stack Overflow? In many sites of the Stack Exchange network there is the possibility to insert some Latex code directly in ...
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Should several year old LaTeX questions on StackOverflow be migrated?

Recently I've been seeing a fair number of older (~2010) LaTeX questions in the StackOverflow 10k Review flag queue being flagged for migration to tex.stackexchange.com. A few examples of some ...
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Why is there a latex tag on stackoverflow?

Why not move all questions with the latex tag to tex.stackexchange.com?
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LaTeX on Stack Overflow for dummies

I know that some of you have to feel like Phil Connors in Groundhog Day because it is asked so often, but I really don't get it: Why isn't there a common way of using LaTeX in Stack Overflow? First ...
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where's the LaTeX love gone? [closed]

A few sites across the network where we used to have LaTeX enabled, aren't displaying LaTeX currently: economics: Marginal cost and benefit maths: Absolute maximum value of $\sin^2(x)-\sin(x)$ in ...
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Merge [latex-environment] into [latex] [closed]

latex-environment has only 24 questions and no clear description. I proposed to merge it into latex, where the description points to tex.sx.
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Wrong migration text for questions from meta.tex.sx

At Make clear which profile data is visible to whom it says: The lower sentence is wrong, since we're talking about a meta site. The same problem appears for questions migrated from meta.tex.sx to ...
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MathJaX rendering is incorrect on Mac OS X 10.7 Lion default configuration

When viewing a Stack Exchange site such as Math.SE which uses MathJax for LaTeX rendering, using Safari on Mac OS X 10.7, it produces an incorrect rendering which appears to make everything which ...
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Latex not rendered when viewing TCS-blog in Google Reader

When I view the Theoretical CS blog directly on the site, latex is rendered correctly, but when I view it in Google Reader I see only the markup. Can anything be done about that? P.S.: I already ...
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Unreadable LaTeX in hot questions

At the moment, one of the questions in the "hot questions" tab of the StackExchange global inbox is this one from Math.SE. Its title appears as Prove Inequality ...
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Add LaTeX support to Stack Exchange sites [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adding support for math notation I noticed that Mathematics supports LaTeX. Why not include LaTeX support on all Stack Exchange sites? I need to represent a matrix ...
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Please add LaTeX examples on the FAQ of sites that have it

This feature request is with respect to this question How do I write equations on Math.SE? To be truthful, I had no idea how those equations worked or what LaTeX is until I searched on SE sites and ...
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confused about use of LaTeX in questions [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adding support for math notation Forgive my ignorance, but I was trying to find help for embedding LaTeX in stackoverflow, and couldn't find it. Then I realized that ...
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stats.stackexchange hangs computer when loading Web-font Tex/math/italic

On a Vista 32bit and a Windows 7 64bit running the latest Firefox, stats.stackexchange sometimes completely blocks the computer when loading the Web-font Tex/math/italic part for the first time Mouse ...
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How do you use TeX on Stack Overflow? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Latex in Stack Overflow? I've been trying to figure out how to add TeX equations to my posts on SO. Can anyone tell me how to do that, and give an example?
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Banner for [tex] and [latex] tags when tex.stackexchange.com goes public

When the TeX and friends site goes into public beta (presumably very soon), could we get a banner on the SO pages for the tex, latex and related tags (suggestions welcome) to invite people to ask ...
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LaTeX-specific syntax highlighting for Stack Exchange sites? [closed]

Yes, I saw this question about adding LaTeX syntax highlighting to the general purpose system on Stack Overflow proper. However, there are now at least three sites (MathOverflow, Mathematics, and ...
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Area51 / SE 2.0 site-specific script support (such as LaTeX) in beta-phase

While equation markups are seldom needed on S[OFU], it is absolutely essential on many science-based SE 2.0 sites e.g. Mathematics, Statistical Analysis, Physics, etc. Unicode art is not enough for ...
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Support for site-specific formatting hooks in SE2.0 sites

I'm curious as to what sort of support is planned for site-specific formatting abilities in the SE 2.0 sites. On Math Overflow, for example, they have math formatting with LaTeX-style markup. If the ...
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TeX/LaTeX questions on this site and the proposed site at area51 for the same

Once the TeX/LaTeX site proposed at area51 goes up, would stackoverflow still be home to questions on that topic? As had been argued in other questions, writing in TeX/LaTeX is programming in a ...
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Stackoverflow should have Latex Syntax Highlighting

As i just asked a LaTex-question on SO, i noticed that there is no correct Syntax-highlighting for Latex-Code in a codeblock. This makes it hard to read the code. Would it be possible to add the ...
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Implement an API call to display LaTeX as inline image

One can use http://chart.apis.google.com/chart?cht=tx&chl= + LaTeX formula as URL for an image to display formulae, e.g. this (credit goes to Vortico for his comment on the Physics proposal at ...
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Latex Support Like Math Overflow [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Adding support for math notation Well, I realize this has probably been asked a googol times but I'm going to ask anyways, because the squeaky wheel gets the grease. Can ...
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Lyx is not Latex

I agree with the general principle that writing a latex document is writing in a markup language that often insists on receiving the respect due to a programming language. I'm less happy to see the ...
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LaTeX on Stack Overflow?

MathOverflow has an awesome engine where you can embed LaTeX in questions, answers, and comments. Can we get something like this going on Stack Overflow? I think it’d be appropriate as I at least ...
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Can we have a ruling on LaTeX on Stack Overflow?

(Note, this isn't a duplicate of Where should a question about LaTeX usage go?, as the answers focussed on a specific question asked, which was about how to format bibliographies in LaTeX.) It seems ...
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add LaTeX support to Markdown/WMD

I'm planning a (the?) StackExchange site for mathematics. I think it will be awesome, but there is one major difference between mathematicians and programmers which will be a source of friction in the ...
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Adding support for math notation [duplicate]

Every once in a while I miss having the option to write some LaTeX math on SO. E.g. when talking about automata. I'm certainly not the only one. And I think the person answering this question would ...