MathJax is is an open source JavaScript display engine for mathematics that works in all modern browsers. It allows LaTeX commands as input which are then rendered similar to the way LaTeX itself does it. Note that questions dealing with installation of MathJax, how it works, or rendering problems ...

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using the package pb-diagram in MathJax [on hold]

How do I implement the package pb-diagram within MathJax? \require{pb-diagram} inside the equation environment does not work. Thank you.
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Latex “element of with two strokes” (⋹)

Is there a latex symbol akin to \in, but with two strokes? It has a Unicode equivalent, ⋹. I looked on detexify, but I couldn't find anything that matched. If it doesn't exist, how might I "rig" it? ...
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First steps with htlatex, I'm losing all the math format! [closed]

I'm doing my first steps with htlatex, trying to get HTML documents. I have OS: Linux Mint, Tex Live, and I make my *.tex with Texmaker. I know how to use MathJax. I get this: This is how I wish it ...
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htlatex and differences between html and xhtml

To date, I have generated html files using htlatex rather than xhtml. This has been for one simple reason. I can right click on the html file and open it in MS word to then save and distribute to ...
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Adding horizontal space between fraction in mathjax latex code?

Here is the equation written in mathjax $$y=\frac{1 eV x^2}{2 md v^2}y$$ but it renders like this but i want to show like this i know one idea like this ...
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What parsers for (La)TeX mathematics exist outside of the TeX engines?

Inspired by the author's motivation for asking Is there a BNF grammar of tex language. Are there any well done libraries that can parse some subset of TeX mathematics independently of the TeX engine? ...
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How to create an arrow above a dashed arrow (the easiest way)?

I'd like to know how to make two arrows: one above another where the lower arrow is the dashed one. I came up with a code like this: $$ f_n \overset{\rightarrow}\dashrightarrow f $$ which ...
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Getting superscripts in math mode without the ^ character

Is there a way to get the superscript math mode behavior without using ^? By way of background: I work at a large school that has a large web site that occasionally has math content on pages. I ...
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How to type this math symbol? [duplicate]

I've got to type this symbol in my article. I've searched through Internet but haven't seen anything about how to write it in TeX command. It is perhaps rarely seen or used. But I really need to use ...
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How to use MathJax with LaTeX inside a document.write() [closed]

I am generating a mixture of text and LaTeX using document.write(). MathJax only seems to process some of it. If I copy the text directly into the body of the file, it works fine. Here is a MWE. ...
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Uninstalling STIX Fonts

I recently installed the texlive-full package, and want to uninstall the STIX fonts because they are interfering with my MathJax rendering. What is the terminal command to uninstall them? (I'm using ...
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cup with a dot in it - but in mathjax! [closed]

Looking for solutions I have found that there are 3 ways, all can be found here Is a cupdot symbol available in amsmath? It seems that those answers are just copied and pasted all over the internet ...
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How do I encircle text? Like make a circle around it? [closed]

I would like to know how make a circle and then insert text. There has to be a way.. right?
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TeX4ht without converting math formulas

Maybe my question is very silly or maybe very trivial, but I can't figure out the solution... I want to regularly publish parts of Latex documents to a Wordpress where I have the MathJax plugin ...
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LaTeX to MathML conversion: tools, limitations, and approaches?

As far as I understand there are two ways to display LaTeX on the web: The MathJax JavaScript library, which allows you to embed LaTeX directly within HTML tags, but such LaTeX is converted by ...
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Different size brackets for binomial coefficient in inline mode using MathJax

While using MathJax to typeset binomial coefficients, I came across this problem of different sized brackets if my lower index contains the '0' character. Is there anyway to make the brackets the same ...
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XY-Jax on a website [closed]

I saw examples of XY-Jax, for instance here, and I very much want to have a website in which incorporates it, enabling me to make such diagrams. My question is very basic: What are the steps I need ...
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LaTeX/MathJax in Google sites help [closed]

Could someone provide me step by step procedure on how to include TeX equation in my Google site? I am not familiar with the technicalities of HTML or web-browsers and so on. I found this website with ...
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Evaluation Symbol: Consistent Implementation

This question has been posted several times but... I'm looking for a consistent implementation of the evaluation symbol: Evaluation bar as delimeter: <...>| Auto-size to its enclosing ...
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Is there a way to use LaTeX in forums that aren't equipped with it? [closed]

I'm writing some math-related stuff for a particular forum, and could really use LaTeX formatting—but the forum itself isn't equipped with LaTeX. Is there an easy way I can use it anyway? Say, for ...
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Lower the exponent in $\hat{h}^2$ [closed]

In Mathjax, h^2 \hat{h}^2 (\hat{h})^2 results in I want the middle block, but with 2 lower.
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MathJax won't render dynamically sized left/right braces (or parentheses, brackets, etc) [closed]

When I try something like: \left\{ x+y = z \\ 2x - 3y = yomamma , MathJax fails to render. At first I thought it was an issue with my website, but this problem also happens on the official MathJax ...
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“Math Processing Error” when processing LaTeX using knitr in R

I've never had any problem with my Latex appearing properly when using knitr before, but recently when I compile my document, I get this error: I'm not sure why this is happening. The error output ...
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Changing overbrace width in mathjax? [closed]

The following code A_1, A_2,\underbrace{A_3,\overbrace{A_4}^{\text{over}}, A_5}_{\text{under}}, A_6, A_7 yields How can I change it to get:
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Leave math content alone with tex4ht for MathJax [duplicate]

This question and answer explain how one could use tex4ht to convert tex to html with MathJax reading the math. One (of several) problem(s) I am having is that my document uses \cancel from the cancel ...
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Converting LaTeX to HTML but keeping equations as LaTeX

I'm using tex4ht for conversion of heavily maths loaded LaTeX files into HTML to be able to serve them in a web app. Can successfully convert all equations to MathML and jsMath. But as equations are ...
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Does MathJax cache SVG content? [closed]

I have extracted LaTeX content from .tex file, that I put on the website and choose SVG as output, because it provides the smallest possible size so I consider that It will be the best choise also ...
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MathJax doesn't convert \bf [closed]

here is my JS part <script type="text/x-mathjax-config"> MathJax.Hub.Config({ displayAlign: "center", extensions: ["tex2jax.js"], menuSettings: { zoom: "Click", ...
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MathJax won't render 'bold' faces [closed]

I recently implemented LaTeX on my website. I'm displaying my equations using MathJax. I have a problem displaying bold faces. This is my latex syntax: [latex] \text{{\bf 1 calorie} = amount of ...
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How can I improve this MathJaX code? [closed]

I'm new to MathJaX. Quite new. I was simply wondering how I could improve the following code. Let the value of $\color{black}{x}$ be $\color{black}{3}$, and the value of $\color{black}{y}$ be 5. This ...
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Mathjax can't render some of LaTeX basic commands [closed]

Sorry this is probably a very silly question as I'm too new to LaTeX. Mathjax has issues rendering basic LaTeX commands like /xspace and /ensuremath There are some custom macros in my LaTeX files, ...
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Convert Latex to MathJax-HTML

Is there any tool that can convert Latex documents to HTML documents, so that all math is presented with MathJax? (Obviously, it is fairly easy to hack together a quick Perl script that is able to do ...
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Article with mathjax to latex document [closed]

I write articles in my site, and use mathjax, \( and \) for inline mode and $$ and $$ for display mode. I want to move some articles to latex document. What is the simple way to do it?
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ASCII characters used in plaintext representation of TeX [closed]

I'm writing a parser/transformer thingie that accepts valid LaTeX, and emits valid LaTeX. Is there a list of ASCII characters that are allowed in TeX math mode? Or is any character fair game? ...
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How do I number a equations with roman numbers?

I would like to display a set of equations with roman numerals on the left side. The equations should be left aligned and the = should be aligned. Something like that: I) ae + bg = ae + cf ...
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Subscripts on Variables uneven

When I write something like $|x_n y_n - xy|<\epsilon$ the n's in the subscripts are placed at different depths, which looks awkward in my opinion. For instance, see this post over on ...
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use a “+” or “-” by itself without terms

I want to typeset an I with a subscripted "+" sign. How can I do this? I know there's a trick to tell TeX that there are no operands, but I can't remember what it is, and I can't seem to search for it ...
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bad looking binomial

I want to post something on math.stackexchange, but I have doubts about visual aspects of it. Take a look at $ {n \choose \lfloor \frac{n}{2}\rfloor} $ or $ { {n} \choose \frac{n}{k}} $ It ...
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MathJax and Latex Syntax Checker - Copy and Paste Code

Please pardon me if this is be a duplicate which I would be fain to delete. Please feel free to edit this post and tags. I'm seeking a syntax checker (preferably free) for Latex and MathJax and etc, ...
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mathjax \sqrt command

I don't if this forum is the right place where post my question, anyway, it concerns TeX. Mathjax seems to create the bar over the argument of \sqrt command as a box with a sequence of very densely ...
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More basic versions of \prescript [closed]

Sometimes I want to put a subscript or superscript to the left of an argument. In LaTeX documents, I have used the \prescript command from the mathtools package, as described here. But Mathjax does ...
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What comand should I use to fork used in math [duplicate]

When doing practical math, you often fork your calculation due to some conditions, eg. when doing equations with absolute value. There is a symbol for this, and I wonder if mathJax can render this one ...
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How can I write this expression with box using MathJAX? [closed]

I'm a beginner of LaTeX. I'm trying to write below expression using MathJAX. I could write expression without box using array package. But I couldn't draw a box within array. Can you help me please? ...
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How to typeset mathematical expressions in Facebook posts? [closed]

Could anyone kindly explain to me how to use MathJax to typeset mathematical expressions in Facebook posts? This YouTube video shows that it can be done, but it does not contain any explanation. Thank ...
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MathJax: How to change font in equation mode? [closed]

MathML still effectively uses Computer Modern whenever you want to render an equation. On a website, if I use MathJax $\sum_{i=0}^n {n \choose i} D(i)$ gets converted into: <math ...
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Are there efforts to develop a standard for (La)TeX-like math syntax?

One of the reasons many people in technical disciplines start using LaTeX in the first place is for the ease of typesetting mathematical formulas with it. In some circles, LaTeX-like syntax has become ...
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Equations in normal LaTeX to MathJax formatting

To use the align environment in a document one does something like: \begin{align*} x &= \sqrt{4^2-1^2} \\ &= \sqrt{15}. \end{align*}put However, to achieve the same desired output on a ...
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LaTeX in blogger (Google) [closed]

I want to write equation as LaTeX in blogger so need to setup MathJax may be. If anyone have done this before then please suggest me what to do. At first I opened the temple >> HTML of that temple >> ...
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Cancellation in fractions [closed]

This came up in Math.SE. Is there any way to produce a single cancellation across two fractions, like this? Ideally, it should be MathJax compatible, since that's what we use over there. ...
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displaying TeX in web app

First I tried to ask this question on stackoverflow but it looks like that it's TeX specific. I'm having a TeX file on server, and need to display it in web page. The first thing I was thinking about ...