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### Microsoft Equation subscript not working as normal

So I've been using Microsoft Equation Editor for the past 3 months or so, and all of a sudden I'm getting a different result when I want a subscript. For example, if I want to get Dmin, I type "D_min"....

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### Find X-value to corresponding Y-value from function

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For those of you who know vertical addition and kinked demand curves in economics, this is it.
I have the two following functions:
f(x) = -0.5x+120
f(g) = -0.5x+35
f(x+g) = -x+155
I want f(...

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### Audio Equalisation

While using my computer, I noticed that when one program makes a loud noise, all other sounds are softened.
(e.g. Playing music and and an email notification comes in.)
Is there a way to disable ...

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### Text with both a superscript and a subscript in Microsoft Visio 2013

I wonder how to add text with both a superscript and a subscript in Microsoft Visio 2013.
Example:
I am aware of the fact I could use Microsoft Word Equation Editor for that purpose:
but the ...

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### How to write “independent and identically distributed” symbol in MS Word?

How can I write the symbol below using MS Word equation editor?

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### Rendering MathML in gmail & similar

I am trying to generate inline equations in an email. I am composing in Outlook and using MathML, which appears as desired in Outlook itself. On testing, received email looks fine in Outlook, but in ...

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### Equation or proper indexing in Microsoft Visio 2013

I am using Visio 2013 and I am trying to properly add an index to a variable c' (label of a square element) so that it is below the '. This is possible in Word 2013 using an equation, however I cannot ...

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### Excel 2013 repeating equation on all rows

How do we repeat an equation on all the rows? Endlessly, as we enter data in other columns of the row, I want equation to calculate. Technically creating a new row everyday but I want to calculate as ...

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### How can the SUM be repeated in the equation until answer is less than or equal to 1?

Base equation
(J3+x)/150
Multiply answer by x then divide all by 150 and Repeat
( ((J3+x)/150)x )/150
(( ( ((J3+x)/150)x )/150 )x)/150
Keep repeating until the answer to the last repeat is <=...

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### how to setup (x) to (x) + 1 ÷ 5 + 3 calculation in excel?

I have been given an equation and also the correct calculation. However trying to set it up in excel is not matching the desired result. I am unable to figure out if i do not understand the equation, ...

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### Using Microsoft Excel 2013 to Calculate Work Hours

I am trying to develop a table that will calculate our techs' response times.
In column C is when the call was received and in column F is when the tech responded. Columns D and E are to be ...

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### If there are values in specific cells, I need them to subtract from one main cell

I need to find an equation so if there are any values from B2-R2 it will subtract 1 from W2 which needs to start at a value of 17.
For example, if the value of D2 is 6 it will subtract 1 from W2. ...

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### Searching inside equations in MS word 2013

I have a question similar to this previously-asked question. But, mine is different.
How can I search inside the equations I have written in MS-word 2013?

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### Getting non collapsed version Microsoft Word equations in front of bullets

I have a numbered bullet followed by an equation on the next line as this:
When I go to start of the equation and hit backspace to bring it in front of bullet, equation formatting changes to occupy ...

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### PowerPoint equations screwed up

Office 2013;
Opening powerpoints from a book publisher, but the equations are all screwed up.
Here is picture of before-and-afer
The only fix I know is to double-click on the equation, which opens ...

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### Defining math shortcuts/macros for Microsoft Word

Is it possible, in any version of Microsoft Word, to define shortcuts for recurring mathematical expressions? (preferably in a way that allows updating all occurences at once if needed)
For instance, ...

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### Microsoft Equation 3.0 with Word 2013

I am having a weird issue with 2 of my workstations here. Both workstations are fairly new running Windows 7 Professional 64bit and Office 2013. When I attempt to edit a equation from Word 2013, I ...

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### Referencing to Equations in word 2010 - problems with parantheses

I use equation referencing word, in particular a solution on using a table with equation numbering suggested here how easily add equation numbers in word.
In addition, I want to add parantheses ...

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### Excel Extending Equations

So I have an excel table that is multiply 1 value against several other values. It looks like this:
So I want the equations inside cells C14 to F14 to be B14*C5, B14*C6, B14*C7, B14*C8 respectively. ...

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### Equations cause wrong error messages in spelling check in Word, how to avoid?

If I write “Thus x is larger than y.” in normal mode in Word, no error is reported in spelling check. But if I turn “x” and “y” into equations (by selecting them and then giving the command Insert → ...

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### What determines the set of fonts that can be set in Equation Tools in MS Word 2007 and newer?

In Microsoft Word 2007 and newer, if you enter Equation Tools and then click on the Equation Options buttons (the very small button in the lower right corner of the Tools group in the Design tab), the ...

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### Reference equations using letters and numbers in Microsoft Word 2010

I want to have equations numbered like (1.1a) (1.1b).
It's like this question in TEX but I want to do it in Microsoft Word 2010.
I already know how to number equations using this great question How ...

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### put an equation object in an excel cell?

I always use "Equation Object" in Microsoft Word, and I know that one can also insert such an object in Excel. However, the inserted Equation Object just "floats" on excel, it's not "inside" any cell.
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### Convert Microsoft Word old Equations to new format in Word 2013

How can I convert the old Microsoft word equations (version 3) to the new format?
I have an old document file full of equations, and an automatic conversion solution rather than re-typing all ...

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### Prevent Word from making outer parentheses larger when using Equation Editor?

When writing a mathematical expression with nested parentheses in Word 2007 using the Equation command, Word often makes the outermost parentheses somewhat larger than other parentheses:
The size ...

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### Solving a linear equation with excel

Sorry if this is the wrong place to ask (Meta says it's the right place but you never know) but I'm really struggling with finding a simple answer to this.
I'm using Excel 2011 for Mac, and want it ...

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### How to insert display equations in a Word document without breaking a paragraph?

Is there a way to write a display equation in Word 2013, without starting a new paragraph?
For example, the following text is a single paragraph:
Notice how after the display equation, there's no ...

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### How do you easily add equation numbers to Microsoft Word 2010 equations?

How do you create equations in Word 2010 that are automatically numbered with the equation number centered vertically on the equation and right justified? While a number of references have discussed ...

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### Complex formula in Excel

I am trying to apply a complex formula in an entire Excel spreadsheet column.
What makes it complex, apart from the fact that I am not experienced in that level of Excel, is the fact that the formula ...

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### Microsoft Word 2010 equations big/large operators appearance [duplicate]

Is there any way that I can force MS Word 2010 to show large operators (such as generic sum, integral, etc.) with its limits written below and above its symbol (e.g. Sigma) in situations where it ...

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### Hotkeys don't work in MathType equations in Office for Mac 2011

For work-related reasons I recently switched from LaTeX to Word. I heavily use the MathType equations editor (in-line; not the pop-up editor) in Office for Mac 2011 14.1.0 on Mac OSX 10.8.2 Mountain ...

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### How to put a line break in an equation in MS Word 2007 or newer

When working with an Equation object in MS Word 2007 or newer, is there a way to force a line break inside the equation?
Using Shift Enter causes a line break, but it also breaks the equation, i.e. ...

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### Convert Word 2007 equations to Microsoft Equation

I am about to submit my article to one of the scientific journals.
However, it is very likely that they would only accept files in .doc, whilst my article is written in .docx and tons of formulas ...

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### Microsoft Word - How to use equation font elsewhere?

In Microsoft Word 2007 if I insert an equation the font style is Cambria Math (Italics). I like the look of this font for equations. However, I would prefer to use equation field codes rather than the ...

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### Cropped Word 2010 equations

I'm having lots of trouble with Microsoft Word 2010 cropping my equations. I have tried changing from professional to linear and back again and other things with no results...
Here is a screenshot of ...

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### Convert LaTeX equations to Word 2007/2010 equations [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate:
How to put LaTeX formulas in Word 2010?
I'd like to rephrase the LaTeX Equations in MS Word/OpenOffice? question: Is there, by now, any software that can parse LaTeX code ...

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### Convert MathType equations to native Word 2007/2010 equations

Is it possible to convert equations typeset with MathType to native Office 2007/2010 equations? MathType doesn't seem to have that option, but I need it to parse LaTeX formulae in my Word document.
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### Is there a way to convert MS 2010 Equation to Object in MS Equation 3.0?

I have a lot of equations (for faculty) written in MS Equation (button from right side) and saved it in .docx format.
All good and the best until my professor told me that he has MS 2003 and I have ...

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### Converting MS-Word 2003 equations to MS-Word 2007

I have a document that has been written in MS Word 2003, and contains equations and other....
Now I want to convert it to MS Word 2007 format but the equations are in the old format (MS Equation ...

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### Word 2010 Equations Alter Themselves without my Approval

I regularly use Microsoft Word 2010 to write long, technical documents. One of many annoyances is that equations alter themselves without my approval. For instance, characters sometimes completely ...

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### First variable in Microsoft Word 2010 Equations not italicized

When I insert an equation in Microsoft Word 2010 x64 (running on Windows 7 x64) and start adding text, the first variable is always unitalicized:
This means I have to manually italicize the first ...

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### Calculator with equations?

I'm running Windows XP SP3. I'd like an alternative to Windows' calculator with support for equations, so I don't have to fire OpenOffice just to compute simple equations.
Does someone know of a ...

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### How to fix missing equations in Word 2007 when printing/converting to PDF?

I don't know why, but some of the equations in my Word 2007 document just won't print. They are left blank in the actual print, despite being correctly shown in the Print Preview.
The same happens if ...

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### Referencing equations in LibreOffice/OpenOffice

Equations in LibreOffice (OpenOffice) can be autonumbered. How can I reference equations in text by that numbers so when equation numbers then references in document updated automaticaly.
For example ...

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### How to add arrow as accent with keyboard in Word 2007 Equation Editor

I'm entering equations with vectors in, and getting a bit tired of having to use the Accents menu to add the arrow across the top of the vector symbols. So I'm looking for a way to do it using the ...

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### Microsoft Office Word 2003 - Problem with saving File - Perhaps equation

I have a Microsoft Word File (Version 2003) with 366 pages with a lot of formulas (Microsoft Equation 3.0). The Office Password Function is also used, for opening and changing. Now everytime I try to ...

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### Hotkey for insert equation to word 2010

It's not so convenient to go to insert --> equation --> insert new equation everytime you want to create a new one. I guess there must be some hotkey to insert an inline equation at the current cursor ...

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### Numbering equations based on chapter numbers in MS-Word

I am seeking for a way to number each equation based on the chapter numbers. The number should be placed at the right side of the equation and the equation should be center-aligned. Something like ...

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### How to type greek letters and equations into evernote or any other OSX application

How can I type greek letters and mathematical equations into Evernote or any other OSX application?

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### Inline equations in PowerPoint

Is it really true that there is no way at all to insert equations (either Word 2007 math or the old Equation Editor) "inline" in a PowerPoint 2007 slide?
It certainly seems to be so, but I have a ...