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 Meta Thread / Thread Starter Last Post Replies Views Views: 90,594 Announcement: Follow us on social media and spread the word about PF! Jan16-12 Pinned: Download the free PF App for iPhone/Android phones! ( 1 2 3 ... Last) Download the new PF App for iPhone/Android phones! Please write rate and review too :) It's based off the TapaTalk... Jul22-14 07:07 PM fluidistic 177 39,517 Pinned: Project PF Proliferation - Free Gold Membership! ( 1 2 3 ... Last) We are proud to present project PF Proliferation! It's a very simple way to spread the word about PF and get free... Jul16-14 11:38 AM Greg Bernhardt 284 101,826 Pinned: Physics Forums FAQ and HowTo This thread contains tutorials and frequently asked questions about the Physics Forums website. Contents: How to... Jun23-14 11:27 AM micromass 9 67,066 Pinned: Support PF: buy on Amazon.com from here ( 1 2 3 ... Last) Physics Forums has opened an affiliate account with Amazon.com 6% of any purchase you make is sent to Physics... Apr13-14 07:59 PM Greg Bernhardt 58 42,605 Welcome to Physics Forums! Our mission is to provide a place for people (whether students, professional scientists,... May26-12 07:38 AM micromass 1 291,781 Mission Statement We, the staff of PF, are simply a group of volunteers who are passionate about science and... Sep12-06 08:01 PM chroot 0 86,920 Hey all, I'm pretty new here (my posts consist of 1 help-request thread in intro physics and 8 or 9 responses so... Oct8-11 11:47 AM Danger 8 1,483 Praise And you thought we were done? ( 1 2) The retirement bug has struck another today! This time it is Monique. Monique is off busy with important research. ... Oct8-11 11:20 AM Danger 33 4,249 Suggestion Graphical Options in Posts I don't know much about latex but I don't see a way to post graphs on posts. I think, given the heavy picture and... Oct7-11 06:44 PM rude man 10 1,764 This is REALLY friggen annoying... but all the time there are advertisements on PF which get displayed in the body of... Oct6-11 07:03 PM Evo 8 1,518 PF Database Error ( 1 2 3 ... Last) Just had problems accessing PF with a "Database Error" message. Couldn't access PF for about five minutes (far too... Oct6-11 01:46 AM Greg Bernhardt 69 5,637 What does a strike through a users name indicate? Are these sock puppets that have been deleted? Oct4-11 03:52 PM Borek 4 1,583 Suggestion Why do we have General Physics? I recently posted a question regarding what science would look like if the nonexistence of the Higgs was proven in... Oct4-11 01:51 PM dlgoff 4 1,132 In the last week or two, I have accidentally necroposted at least twice. Normally, they aren't really visible in the... Oct4-11 01:48 PM dlgoff 19 2,170 Hi all I use Lyx v1.65 for creating LaTex. Obviously it displays OK in Lyx. It also displays OK with an online... Oct3-11 07:21 AM Fredrik 3 1,967 Hi there! Iam new in PF, iam very glad to know this place, so, i'll try to contribute and participate as much as i can... Sep26-11 04:55 AM Ryan_m_b 1 1,411 I note two recent joiners posting questions yesterday, but not returning to their threads again, even to thank those... Sep25-11 11:37 AM Studiot 19 2,720 I find it fun and interesting, but I'm not always available on Sundays (in fact, almost never). Is there any way to... Sep25-11 11:12 AM ArcanaNoir 12 2,385 Hi. I'm not so good with english so I just question it: why there is not a way to compute formulae in this physics... Sep25-11 07:39 AM RHK 7 1,599 Unless I have to have register for the upgraded PF, I'm not sure what's happening. Again, it's obviously not that a... Sep23-11 03:41 PM Greg Bernhardt 7 1,689 Hey guys, I went into the edit options section of my PF and set the email notification to "no email notification"... Sep23-11 10:50 AM mangaroosh 4 1,484 How can I add a signature to my posts? Sep23-11 08:05 AM ZapperZ 1 855 y_2 = y_1 * \int^t ( 1/y_1^2(s) * exp(- integral( p_1(z)dz))) is there a page on this site on how to make this crap... Sep23-11 06:14 AM Borek 6 1,534 We need to replace a hard drive and chassis later today. I'll update exactly when it will happen. Could be 1-2 hours... Sep22-11 07:49 PM KrisOhn 15 1,966 Yeeey!! Thank you a lot Greg for fixing PF!! I almost go heavy withdrawal symptoms due to the downtime. Lots of... Sep22-11 05:57 AM cobalt124 10 1,564 In recent days I've noticed that PF is running very slow for me. Anyone having same experience as me? Sep21-11 03:53 PM estro 2 1,362 See Title Sep21-11 02:42 AM Borek 5 1,011 Took place here at 11:12am IST. It said will be back in 10-20 minutes. When the site worked, it was really slow... Sep21-11 01:03 AM Pranav-Arora 2 1,133 Praise Staff Promotion Extravaganza! ( 1 2) I am thrilled to announce that Astronuc and Borek have been promoted to PF Admin. They will be primarily specializing... Sep20-11 04:28 PM dlgoff 29 4,277 There is a persistent count of 1 in my "Your Notifications". How do I get rid of it? I already read the notification... Sep20-11 02:28 PM symbolipoint 2 1,320 This doesn't work properly: \begin{array} \frac {\partial}{\partial a^1} = \cdots \\ \frac {\partial}{\partial... Sep19-11 01:28 PM diazona 6 2,490 Suggestion Another quiz? ( 1 2) It appears that many people in chat really enjoyed last times trivia. So perhaps we should have another one next... Sep18-11 02:50 PM ArcanaNoir 24 2,324 WHat the heck? There are 3000 people viewing us and not even a tenth of those people are members. We have 100 members... Sep17-11 07:08 PM D H 9 1,746 I've notice sometimes people post a slew of questions in a single post. Two is okay, but more than five becomes... Sep17-11 05:03 PM micromass 2 1,702 Will keep mine pithy, late in 2008 a co-worker, really smart, Harvard undergrad, MIT Graduate, with honors turned me... Sep16-11 05:48 AM Kurdt 66 6,027 This is very annoying in the homework help section. Everytime you hit that button, this template keeps spamming my... Sep15-11 02:23 AM Borek 4 1,705 I just noticed that Skepticism is misspelled. However, it wasn't spelled wrong before. What happened? Is it just me or... Sep14-11 10:14 AM fuzzyfelt 30 4,591 Hello, I received an e-mail from Kevin_Axion stating that he is unable to log-in for a couple of days now. Is this... Sep14-11 04:27 AM dotancohen 5 1,516 See post 2 in this thread, none of the latex lines are working now (they were working before), post 4 is slightly... Sep14-11 12:40 AM rcgldr 6 1,281 Someone needs to contact the internet police because bcrowell is the latest victim of a busy real life! In his short... Sep14-11 12:26 AM Ivan Seeking 13 1,943 Suggestion Book reviews at the library? I've been making some blogs on suggestions for math books (I only have one blog up at the moment, but more should be... Sep13-11 05:58 PM Astronuc 1 1,197 Where can I find a guide to the meaning of the various symbols used in the Forum? For instance, what do the different... Sep13-11 10:58 AM Jimmy Snyder 8 1,448 In User Control Panel > Private Messages > Sent Items, the button at the bottom of the page has no "Move to folder …"... Sep13-11 04:24 AM tiny-tim 7 2,182 It's not really a big deal, but I noticed that when I view a forum section, and read a thread causing it to un-bold,... Sep12-11 08:55 PM TurtleMeister 5 1,898 I don't know about the rest of you, but the fish slapping thing is getting a little old in the tooth for me, just as... Sep12-11 07:14 PM rhody 28 2,701 Suggestion $\LaTeX$ request Would is be possible to change the default style for vectors from over-arrows (\vec{x}) to bold-face (\boldsymbol{x})?... Sep12-11 06:49 PM D H 6 1,803