Re: Mathematical character sets

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg47384] Re: [mg47332] Mathematical character sets*From*: Selwyn Hollis <sh2.7183 at misspelled.erthlink.net>*Date*: Wed, 7 Apr 2004 03:16:48 -0400 (EDT)*References*: <200404050923.FAA21915@smc.vnet.net>*Sender*: owner-wri-mathgroup at wolfram.com

Hello Herr Benkert, You might find this useful: http://www.appliedsymbols.com/kt/ ----- Selwyn Hollis http://www.math.armstrong.edu/faculty/hollis (edit reply-to to reply) On Apr 5, 2004, at 5:23 AM, Dirk Benkert wrote: > Hello NG, > > > While googling for a quick and easy mathematical referrence character > table, I ended up with ISO tables for HTML use (e.g. like this > http://www.utoronto.ca/webdocs/HTMLdocs/NewHTML/iso_table.html ). But > it > is far from what I was looking for. > > I'm currently working on a book about computer statistics and do my > notes on my laptop. The problem is - I can't type in special characters > like 'median' (tilde over x) or greek characters like 'alpha' into my > text editor. > Is there a way to store characters like this in a plain text document > on > a computer? And if so, are there some character referrence tables on > the > internet, where one can simply copy/paste these sets, since they are > not > on the keyboard? > > Many thanks for suggestions. > > Regards, > Dirk > > > >

**References**:**Mathematical character sets***From:*Dirk Benkert <nospam@gmx.de>