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Re: Comment display style?

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  • Subject: [mg93934] Re: Comment display style?
  • From: Szabolcs <szhorvat at>
  • Date: Sat, 29 Nov 2008 04:29:21 -0500 (EST)
  • References: <ggon55$1ai$>

On Nov 28, 1:11 pm, Virgil Stokes <v... at> wrote:
> Suppose I have the following Mathematica input expression, (please try
> Unicode (UTF-8) character encoding if this expression is displayed with
> some strange characters in it).
> =C4b={=E4,0,0,0}; (* Perturb b1 *)
> How do I change the style of the comment so that it will display as b
> subscripted with 1?. That is, equivalent to $b_1$ in a LaTeX document.
> In general, I would like to be able to have more control of how
> individual characters are displayed in a comment.
> Note, I am using vers. 5.2 of Mathematica.
> --V. Stokes

You can type any kind of expression into a comment, including
StandardForm math notation.  So just type the subscript.

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