Re: Problems with Mathematica text in email

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg83629] Re: [mg83550] Problems with Mathematica text in email*From*: Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu>*Date*: Mon, 26 Nov 2007 03:47:18 -0500 (EST)*Organization*: Mathematics & Statistics, Univ. of Mass./Amherst*References*: <200711221001.FAA12150@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: murray at math.umass.edu

In e-mail I'd much rather see a strictly linear form with the "^" showing. Kevin J. McCann wrote: > I have noticed recently that a number of posts show text with powers and > other symbols. For example, x^2+y^2==z^3 shows up with the nice > exponentials in the text rather than what I just showed. I am not sure > how this was copied, but I can't get it. Anyway, when I copy such things > into a notebook it comes out as x2+y2==z3, which makes it difficult to use. > > Is there a way to copy this stuff into a notebook so it does it > correctly? If not, then it would be nice if posters would Copy As Plain > Text. Does anyone else have this problem? I am using Thunderbird under WXP. > > Kevin > > -- Murray Eisenberg murray at math.umass.edu Mathematics & Statistics Dept. Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) University of Massachusetts 413 545-2859 (W) 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 Amherst, MA 01003-9305

**References**:**Problems with Mathematica text in email***From:*"Kevin J. McCann" <Kevin.McCann@umbc.edu>