Re: Insert a Math Symbol in Text in Notebook?

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg84130] Re: Insert a Math Symbol in Text in Notebook?*From*: AES <siegman at stanford.edu>*Date*: Mon, 10 Dec 2007 22:21:19 -0500 (EST)*Organization*: Stanford University*References*: <fj65pg$ft2$1@smc.vnet.net>

In article <fj65pg$ft2$1 at smc.vnet.net>, Bill Rowe <readnewsciv at sbcglobal.net> wrote: > On 12/4/07 at 4:28 AM, jwa0 at lehigh.edu (John) wrote: > > >Using Mathematica 6. > > >Symbol is Subscript[p,i]. > > >Tried ctrl 9 symbol cntrl 0. Didn't work. > > The keystrokes to enter this would be > > p ctrl - i > > At least this works fine for me with version 6 or earlier on a Mac. > -- > To reply via email subtract one hundred and four Way to remember this (if you know TeX): Coding for P-sub-ij in TeX is $P_{ij}$ (in TeX underline indicates following content is to be subscripted) and Shift-minus gives underline. Evidently Mathematica stays close to this by having Ctrl-minus turn underlining on. Haven't looked into how to turn it off.