The integration of the documentation center does not seem to be complete on my machine. I often access the documentation center via the usage statement links.


Sin[z] gives the sine of z.  >>

Lately I have been exploring the FEM functions, but the usage statements do not have links even though the documentation can be accessed through the documentation center. For example,





Is there an update I can install or a file I can edit to add the links to the usage statements?

  • $\begingroup$ there were others like this. Someone forgot to add a link to the help page. btw, you should also mention that one needs to do "<<NDSolveFEM" before to even see anything about this command. $\endgroup$
    – Nasser
    Commented Nov 29, 2014 at 8:34
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    $\begingroup$ Just double-click ToNumericalRegion in either ?ToNumericalRegion or any of its occurrences in the definition shown, then press F1 and the help page will open. $\endgroup$
    – Bob Hanlon
    Commented Nov 29, 2014 at 16:15
  • $\begingroup$ Thanks @BobHanlon, highlighting the keyword and pressing fn+F1 is definitely more convenient than what I have been doing. Still the question remains about updating the usage statements. $\endgroup$ Commented Nov 29, 2014 at 18:29
  • $\begingroup$ @TimothyWofford Even highlighting/double-click isn't necessary. $\endgroup$
    – ybeltukov
    Commented Jan 15, 2015 at 20:31

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In version 12.0 you get an information summary box that has a link to the documentation and some other information:


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