Questions tagged [linked-questions]

The "Linked Questions" sidebar is a user-generated list of related questions shown when viewing a question. Its content comes from questions that users have linked in the question, their answers, or in comments.

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Why is MathJax parsing incorrectly for this linked question?

In the linked questions to Sum of the series $\sum_{k=0}^{r}(-1)^k.(k+1).(k+2).\binom{n}{r-k} $, I get: but the correct parsing of the title is Find the remainder when $\sum_{r=0}^{2014} \sum_{k=0}^r ...
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Make linking of questions a transitive relation

Right now if $a$ is a dupe of $b$ and $b$ is marked as a dupe of $c$, then $a$ doesn't appear in the linked questions for $c$. It maybe helpful if question $c$ could inherit all the dupes from the ...
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Should linked and related questions be the same question?

I found this question which was rather interesting, and gave it an upvote, and I looked at the linked and related questions as well. For some reason, the linked question was also part of the related ...
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What are the hottest sinks on Mathematics SE? [duplicate]

Consider the directed graph in which nodes are questions on Mathematics SE and (directed) edges are links from one question to another question. What questions have the highest in-degree? Can one find ...
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A link doesn't show up in Linked pages

This answer has a link to another answer, but neither page has a Linked section. Why?
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How to link a duplicate post to two different posts where there are answers?

Recently I've asked this question on MSE which has in fact two questions on it: Describe all $R$-modules of low order (up to isomorphism) Later, I realized that in two different posts there were ...
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Finding who has linked to an answer of mine

I just received three upvotes for a seven-year-old answer. Obviously somebody has recently linked to it in a question or answer. Is there any way for me to find this link? I'm curious!
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Linked questions page wrongly posts notifications for questions with new activity

Linked questions pages (e.g. this one) wrongly receive notifications of all new questions posted on the site. This is distracting.
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What do the green boxes mean?

Some posts have their vote count highlighted green, while others do not. What does this mean? Does it just mean that that post has a high amount of upvotes? Does it mean the post does not have a ...
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Suppose $A$ is linked to $B$ and $B$ is linked to $C$. Will $A$ appear to be linked to $C$?

So, a very useful tool is to look at the "linked" questions. How does this work? I think it should act as a sort of connected component. So that when you look for the questions linked to $A$ you don't ...
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Why isn't there any path from $A$ to $B$ when question $B$ is closed as a duplicate of question $A$?

Let $A,B$ two questions and suppose $B$ is a duplicate of $A$. Then (usually) $B$ is closed and a link to question $A$ appears in $B$. However, it may happens that $B$ already got a useful answer ...
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How to obtain the math.SE network whose edges are linked questions?

Q: What is the best way to obtain the math.SE network whose edges are linked questions? I.e., the network whose nodes are the on the site and we have an undirected edge from node A to node B ...
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Same question appears under Linked and Related headings?

Please forgive and advise me if an analogous question has been asked previously. If a question already figures under the heading "Linked", is it possible for a user to instruct the website to desist ...
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Why a question is not shown among linked questions?

This comment links to the question: On the inclusion of pages-of-text-as-images in questions However if you look at the linked questions of that question, it is not shown there: homework questions, ...
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Linking doesn't work properly again...

There are two outgoing links in this question of mine here, but only an incoming link is shown in the "Linked" box. What wrong here? Seems like this question of mine: Summing over... is involved in ...
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Links to a given item? [duplicate]

For any particular question or answer posted to math.stackexchange.com, is there a quick way to tell which other questions or answers link to it? ${{{{{{{{{{}}}}}}}}}}$
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Linking doesn't work properly...

I linked this question (q1) in the body of this question (q2) but it doesn't show up in the "Linked questions" area: The only one that shows up there is a link from this question (q3) to (q2) and ...
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Why do linked questions added in comments appear in the list with delay?

Original post - see below for the edited version: I've recently noticed that some questions for which links were added in comments did not appear in the list on the right. Is this a bug or was the ...
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Can one get referrers of the trafic that caused upvotes on my answer?

An answer of mine from mid-April got up-voted twice within 24 hours today. I would like to find out if this was caused by somebody linking to it in comments/questions/answers. I am hoping there is ...
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what links here?

Do we have a "what links here" feature such as that on Wikipedia? One would click on "what links here" and see a list of questions, answers, comments, etc., that link to the question or answer or ...
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