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Questions tagged [support]

You need help with the use of one or more of the site's features.

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Is the use of @ directing my comments?

I've posted a few comments in response to other users and tried to use the @ notation to direct my comment to a specific user. This works on other stackexchange sites but I'm wondering if it works ...
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asking for a Ph.D thesis

Is it right to request certain document of academic nature such as Ph.D thesis in forums? At present, I need a Ph.D thesis for some references.
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How can I format mathematical expressions using MathJax?

Blatantly ripped off from chem.SE, this post is meant to help people understand how to use MathJax formatting of mathematical expressions here on Computational Science.
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Anonymously vandalized posts

I have noticed several edits made to various OP's comments and/or questions that were complete garbage. In particular, it seems that some virus or virus like program keeps changing various perfectly ...
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How do I save a question for offline viewing?

This sounds like a question that should have been asked a lot of times all around SE, but I haven't found it. Since I'm trying to save a page from here I thought I'd start by asking this here. There ...
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How do I fix the “javascript from another domain which is blocked or failed to load” error?

I keep getting a strange message when I load scicomp.stackexchange.com from my windows explorer and google chrome browsers: "Computational Science requires external JavaScript from another domain, ...
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What exactly is a rollback?

I can't seem to find any information in the FAQ about rollbacks? What purpose do they serve for our stack-exchange site?
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Cross-posting to stackoverflow, mathoverflow and related sites

Many questions that would be appropriate for this site would also be appropriate for mathoverflow, stackoverflow, and possibly other sites. What is the best practice for such questions to promote the ...
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Are tool questions on topic here?

I have a question about PBS. (Can I qsub more jobs from within a job script, or how can I start many processes and distribute them across nodes from within a job script?) Are such questions (about ...
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Is there a way to search the comments as well as the questions posted?

I've been trying to find a citation that someone posted, with a good resource for MathJax help. Unfortunately, when I tried entering "MathJax", "Math Jax", or just "Jax", it returned no entries. Is ...
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How do I get my picture imported into my stackexchange profile from gravatar?

I've already setup an account with gravatar, and uploaded a picture on it... but it's not showing up here in the stackexchange... Is there a step that I have overlooked?
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How do I see what questions have new comments?

"Active" seems only to track answers and edits, but not comments (unless I am mistaken).