You don't need to worry: Java and Javscript are entirely different things. To quote an answer on Stack Overflow: Java and Javascript are similar like Car and Carpet are similar. The reason you can't close that permanent red banner is that without Javascript only static (non interactive) content can be served. Without Javascript you're missing out on ...


Javascript takes care of everything that is happening (changing, moving) on a site. Such as timestamps of posts refreshing themselves every minute clicking a link or an image to bring up a box, like the question mark above the answer editing area to bring up Help live preview of question/answer as you edit notifications that a new question was asked or the ...


With NoScript extension, to use TeX.se, you must enable stackexchange.com, sstatic.net (from stackexchange network) and googleapis.com (common javascript libraries).


I tested it now and it works fine for me. I installed the current version of Chrome (Version 24.0.1312.52 m) and then the Tampermonkey extension, which is apperently like Greasemonkey for Firefox. It wasn't possible to install the script directly because of the "security" settings of Chrome.

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