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Re: Re: help browser cells inactive?

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  • Subject: [mg54921] Re: [mg54877] Re: help browser cells inactive?
  • From: Murray Eisenberg <murray at>
  • Date: Sun, 6 Mar 2005 00:56:17 -0500 (EST)
  • Organization: Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Mass./Amherst
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Yes; in fact, I always run as Administrator.

I did manage a cure by restarting with defaults (holding down 
SHIFT-CONTROL when starting Mathematica).

What I am a loss to understand is what might have caused the unexpected 
behavior in the first place.

Roland Franzius wrote:
> Murray Eisenberg schrieb:
>>In the Help Browser for Mathematica 5.1.1 (under Windows 5.1.1), all 
>>input cells seem to be inactive...
>>   (1) I cannot edit or evaluate any input cell in the HelpBrowser;
>>   (2) I cannot copy a cell, or any selected expression in a cell, from 
>>the HelpBrowser to another notebook; 
> Did you try with full administrative rights?

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