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  1. What are courses?

    The nanoHUB-U InitiativeTranscending disciplines with short courses accessible to students in any branch of science or engineering. Cutting-edge topics distilled into short lectures with quizzes,...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/courses/whatarecourses

  2. Frequently Asked Questions about Courses on nanoHUB

    What is the difference between free courses and courses I pay for? I paid for an instructor-led course. How do I get in? I am not sure which courses I am enrolled in. How can I check this? Why...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/courses/faq

  3. Can I contribute a tool on nanoHUB that has binary code only?

    Generally, we don’t recommend submitting binary code as a tool on nanoHUB. Code can be sensitive to changes in libraries or other changes in our operating system and compiled binaries do not...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/tools/binary

  4. Why do I need Java?

    In order to access nanoHUB simulation tools, you must have Java version 1.4 or later installed on your machine and enabled in your web browser. Note that Java is not the same as Javascript. Visit...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/misc/java

  5. What are groups?

    Work together with your colleagues on nanoHUBCreate a group to organize your interactions. Group members can:Post content that only other group members are allowed to see Brand their with their...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/groups/what_are_groups

  6. Why Can't I Use MATLAB?

    Due to licensing issues, MATLAB is only available on Purdue's campus. This means only computers with Purdue IP addresses can use MATLAB. Purdue staff and students cannot run MATLAB on nanoHUB from...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/tools/matlab_access

  7. How do I change my subversion repository from https://repo.nanohub.org to https://nanohub.org?

    Use the subversion “switch” command to relocate the source of your repository.For tools the old repo URLs looked like:https://repo.nanohub.org/svn/app-TOOLNAME/trunkand the new nanohub...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/tips/svnrelocate

  8. Frequently Asked Questions about Resources

    What are resources?How do I create a new resource?How can I delete a resource?Is there a limit on the number of resources I can submit?What are resources?Resources are user-submitted pieces of...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/resources/faq

  9. Frequently Asked Questions about Tags

    What are tags?How do I create a new tag?How can I delete a tag?How can I remove a tag from a resource/group/my profile/etc?Is there a limit on the number of tags I can add to an item?Can I tell...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/tags/faq

  10. Group Guidelines & Tips

    Ultimately it is the Admins that decide what the rules are for their group, but if you have been made a manager of a group, here are some suggestions for keeping your group happy:Manager...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/groups/guide

  11. Frequently Asked Questions about Groups

    What is the difference between public, restricted, and private groups?How do I make a public group private? And vice-versa?How are groups managed?Who can see resources/wiki pages/discussions in a...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/groups/faq

  12. What do I need to run simulations?

    To run simulations you must have a browser with:javascript enabledcookies enabledAt least Java 1.4

    https://nanohub.org/kb/tools/requirements

  13. Digitial Object Identifiers

    The Digital Object Identifier (DOI®) System is used to identify digital resources when referencing them in academic literature. DOIs are widely used by the citations in IEEE and many other...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/misc/digitialobjectidentifiers

  14. Earning points in the Questions & Answers forum

    Each question in the forum has its own "market" value, which reflects the level of community interest the question has generated. This is calculated by summing up the weighted number of answers,...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/points/earningpointsinthequestionsanswersforum

  15. What does "purge" do to my file storage?

    The purge option is an easy way to free up space on your account. It goes through the "data" directory where nanoHUB stores your simulation results, and discards all of the results that have built...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/tools/purge

  16. Why the math question?

    When you use the Help button to submit a trouble report, it may ask you a simple math question such as "What is the sum of 3 and 5?" You get this if you're not logged in. Providing a correct...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/misc/why_the_math_question

  17. How to View/Download Video Content?

    The nanoHUB relies on two formats of video files, MP4 (MPEG-4) mostly used for podcasts but also can be viewed directly on your computer, and Windows Media Player which is used by older lectures...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/misc/how_do_i_viewdownload_video_content

  18. How to enable pop-ups

    Web pages can use the JavaScript language to automatically force the your web browser to open new windows. This capability has often been abused by advertising sites and many browsers disable the...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/misc/how_to_enable_pop-ups

  19. How to Enable Cookies

    In order to log in to this site, you must enable cookies in your browser. Instructions for enabling cookies in common browsers are listed below. If your browser is not listed, please check its...

    https://nanohub.org/kb/misc/cookies

  20. How to Enable Javascript

    Coming soon.

    https://nanohub.org/kb/misc/javascript