Move an equation: Select the equation and drag it to a new position in the body text, header, or footer. Change the size, color, or alignment of an equation: Copy an equation: Convert an inline equation to a non-inline equation: In a word-processing document, select the equation, then in the Arrange sidebar, click the Text Wrap pop-up menu to choose how text wraps around the equation.
Click the equation, then use the controls in the sidebar to change the font size and color. You can also drag a handle on the equation to change its font size. Convert a non-inline equation to an inline equation: In a word-processing document, select the equation, then in the Arrange sidebar, click the Move with Text button.
Click the Text Wrap pop-up menu, then choose Inline with Text. Drag the equation to its final location.
So, i can't enter equations on Word because the equation icon on the insert tab has been disabled. On power point, its the other way round - equations work, but symbols is disabled. Your document is probably in *.doc format (= the file format of Word 97–). I can't figure out why I can't the Equation button is not working in the. Insert Ribbon on Word , its greyed out and I can't click on it.
Click Insert. Position the cursor in your document where you want to place the symbol, formula, or equation. Click a category from the Structures group on the Equation Tools tab.
Categories include Fractions, Scripts, Radical, and many more. All categories have a submenu that reveals galleries with several options.
Hover your cursor over each option in the gallery, and descriptions appear as a ScreenTip. When you click the option you want to insert, a placeholder for the equation is placed in the open document. See MathType desktop for Equation Editor users. On the Insert tab, in the Text group, click Object.
In the Object dialog box, click the Create New tab. In the Object type box, click Microsoft Equation 3.
Use the symbols, templates, or frameworks on the Equation toolbar to edit the equation. In Word, Excel, or Outlook, to return to your document, click anywhere in the document. If you used Equation Editor to insert an equation, you can also edit that equation in Equation Editor.
It will appear in the browser's title bar or tab. The process is a little different if you're on a Mac, or using Word or older. Click OK to start the exporting process. English letters corresponding to variables can be inserted by simply typing them. A page generated for a given MathML target may not display properly when viewed in another browser or without the required plug-in being installed. Do you see that menu item or not? Send Feedback by Email…:
After the Equation Editor installation is complete, restart the Office program you were using. If you used Equation Editor to insert an equation, you can edit that equation in Equation Editor.
To learn how to use built-in equations by using the Equation button, see Write, insert, or change an equation.