## What is the shortcut to open MathType?

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Helpful Keyboard Shortcuts

Action | Windows | Mac |
---|---|---|

Close MathType | Ctrl+F4 | Command+W |

Open MathType Panel | Ctrl+Shift+M | n/a |

Toggle MathType/TeX | Alt+\ | Option+\ |

Open equation for editing in a separate MathType window | Alt+O | Option+Command+O |

### How do I use MathType in Word?

To install MathType go to the Insert tab in Word and select Get Add-ins in the Add-ins group. Once installed this MathType option will appear in your Insert menu. You can select it and enter math equations in a floating dialog box with many symbols and typed text or by handwriting equations.

#### How do you use MathType?

Using MathType to insert Math in Word

- To type a math equation within text, click on “Inline” in the MathType Tab in the Insert Equations group.
- MathType window will open displaying an edit area to type the math.
- Now type the mathematical expression using numbers from your keyboard and symbols from the MathType window.

**How do I get math symbols on my laptop keyboard?**

On the Insert tab, in the Symbols group, click the arrow under Equation, and then click Insert New Equation. Under Equation Tools, on the Design tab, in the Symbols group, click the More arrow. Click the arrow next to the name of the symbol set, and then select the symbol set that you want to display.

**What is the command of Ctrl W?**

Alternatively referred to as Control+W and C-w, ^w, Ctrl+W is a keyboard shortcut most often used to close a program, window, tab, or document.

## How do you type a math equation?

### How do you make letters bold in MathType?

Ctrl+B : bold.

#### Are the keyboard shortcuts for MathType 7 different for different keyboards?

Most of the shortcuts are the same for other keyboards, but in some cases will be different. In all cases, you should be able to refer to MathType 7 Customize Keyboard dialog for the correct shortcut assignments. Note 2: For shortcuts shown here, Shift may or may not be necessary, depending on the shortcut.

**What is the shortcut key for extra math style?**

Small arrow rightwards over arrow leftwards from Extra Math style For Mac shortcuts, substitute Command key for Ctrl key, except as noted. Alt key is the same as Option .

**How can I become faster using MathType?**

You can become much faster using MathType if you just give in and learn a couple of little shortcuts… then no more reaching for your mouse all the time. Previous Reminiscing about Super Mario…

## How do you type a single dot on a keyboard?

Single dot Ctrl Alt . Under single dot Ctrl + 6 , ! For Mac shortcuts, substitute Command key for Ctrl key, except as noted. Alt key is the same as Option . Dot operator from Symbol style Ctrl + Shift + K , . Right white square bracket from Extra Math style Ctrl + Shift + K , ]