MathJax rendering of MathML Destroyed in Edge Reading View

Site Outreach Issue #4155491


Aug 14, 2015
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Reported by 2 people

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Steps to reproduce


Repro Steps:

In Windows 10/Edge navigate to
Then open the page in Reading View using the address bar button. (e.g. read: )

Expected Results:

MathML rendered correctly natively, or alternately, that MathJax rendering be preserved or whitelisted in Reading View.

Actual Results:

Dev Channel specific:



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    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To to “Kamen M.”

      Changed Assigned To to “Dave B.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Dave B.” to “Tim S.”

      Changed Status to “Confirmed”

      Changed Assigned To from “Tim S.” to “Myung S.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Myung S.” to “Gautam D.”

    • I would love to see better MathML support from Edge. Wide adoption of MathML could enable sites like Wikipedia to shift from raster to a portable, vector graphics solution. (There are workarounds, but MathML is part of HTML5)

    • Microsoft Edge Team

      Changed Assigned To from “Gautam D.” to “Mahesh J.”

      Changed Assigned To from “Mahesh J.” to “Rahul R.”

      Changed Status from “Confirmed” to “Site Outreach”

    • Hello,

      Thank you for providing this information about the issue. This issue has been resolved as “External” meaning the issue will require a new feature to be implemented or other work which is more significant than a typical bug. You might find new updates on this topic by visiting and and searching for related issues.

      Best Wishes,
      The MS Edge Team

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