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Topic: How do you TraditionalForm inside your TextCell?
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Bob Hanlon

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Re: How do you TraditionalForm inside your TextCell?
Posted: Dec 9, 2012 11:30 PM
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"9.0 for Mac OS X x86 (64-bit) (November 20, 2012)"

Clear[f, x];

In the text cell below select (highlight) the portion
"TraditionalForm[f[x] == E^x]" and use the menu command: Evaluation |
Evaluate in Place (or its keyboard shortcut--Command+Return on a Mac).

This is a test of using TraditionalForm inside a text cell such as for
an equation like TraditionalForm[f[x]==E^x]

Or paste the output of the following into a text cell

f[x] == E^x // TraditionalForm

Bob Hanlon

On Sun, Dec 9, 2012 at 10:58 AM, <> wrote:
> I used to be able to transform a portion of my text cell into TraditionalForm by highlighting it then pressing control-shift-T. Now it does not work.
> Generating an output using TraditionalForm, then copying it into my text cell does not work either.
> In fact, I don't know of any way to signal that I am going to start typing an equation. In only way I figured out is by using Pallet and falsely start with exponent template, then do not enter the exponent.
> Did anyone figure out how to insert equations inside a text cell?
> James Choi

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