Re: Automatic Numbering

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg26522] Re: Automatic Numbering*From*: "Kevin J. McCann" <KevinMcCann at home.com>*Date*: Wed, 3 Jan 2001 04:08:42 -0500 (EST)*References*: <92pc77$9fc@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

The wise words of Dustin on 1 Jan 2001 02:39:19 -0500: > I was thinking of writing my thesis in Mathematica(3.0 but I'm probably > going to get 4.0 soon) . > It has more than enough word processing and formatting options to do > this but I can't figure out how to get the automatic numbering object to > work(the most I've managed is getting a zero to appear next to one > equation). > What I need is to have a little number on the right side of the page > next to each of the equations. This is impractical to do by hand since > my thesis already has over 100 equtions and whenever I edit it I end up > adding or deleting a few which means they have to be re-numbered(right > now I am copying the equations in postscript format into a regular word > processor). > It would also be nice if it could automatically adjust any references to > the equations when their numbers are changed. > I know that LaTex can do all of this and more but then I'd have to spend > time to learn it and have to re-write all my equations. It is also > inconvenient to do the math in one program and the writing in another. > > Can anyone help me? > > Dustin > dsoodak at virtu.sar.usf.edu > > Change your style sheet: Format -> Style Sheet -> ArticleClassic There is a numbered equation cell style there. You may wish to edit the style sheet (or create your own as I did) so that the equations are centered. Most of mine are except for multiline equations. Kevin