Does Chrome support per-site MathJax settings? I think I may have broken the Mathjax settings for localhost, but don't know where to find them.

MathJax formulae on one site are not displaying in Chrome. The text between $ is instead shown literally in grey, but without the $.

This webpage dynamically generated by a vim markdown previewer with Mathjax plugin, accessed via a server running on

Formulae used to display just fine, but I was playing with settings, and probably broke something.

The same renderer generates output which displays correctly in Firefox, and Chrome can display other MathJax sites just fine.

I'm suspecting a per-site setting somewhere.

If I right-click on the gray text the default context menu appears rather than the MathJax context menu.

Are there per-site MathJax settings in Chrome?

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    MathJax stores a cookie with user settings. Try clearing it. – Peter Krautzberger Aug 14 '17 at 8:54

Prompted by Peter Krautzberger's comment above, I followed the steps in this answer to clear the cookies for and everything is now ok.

  • Worked for me. I played around with settings and accidentally "Activated" the Accessibility feature. I was seeing equations in latex in chrome, while equations were rendering properly in Firefox. Removing cookies for the site fixed it for me. Thanks a ton. – Mitali Cyrus Oct 29 '20 at 0:56

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