Re: Which editor do you use for math articles

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg95420] Re: Which editor do you use for math articles*From*: DrMajorBob <btreat1 at austin.rr.com>*Date*: Sun, 18 Jan 2009 05:30:43 -0500 (EST)*References*: <200901161109.GAA14132@smc.vnet.net>*Reply-to*: drmajorbob at longhorns.com

What application creates, edits, and maintains LaTex? Sign me curious, Bobby On Sat, 17 Jan 2009 04:27:37 -0600, Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu> wrote: > If you want an interactive document, then there's little, if anything, > that can touch Mathematica. > > If you want a more-or-less static document, then the gold standard in > the mathematical community, and in a good part of the scientific > community, is LaTeX. You can include any Mathematica-produced graphic > there by exporting it as EPS. > > And LaTeX documents today typically wind up as PDF, with embedded > hyperlinks and even animation and some interactive effects. > > TL wrote: >> Although Mathematica 7 is a very powerful peace of software as far as >> the computational part goes it turns out to be quite limited and >> unstable when it comes to word editing and processing, despite the >> claims in the help that it is almost as powerful as WinWord. >> For example it crashed multiple times on me while I was trying to setup >> the right fonts and sizes, as a result I lost all my work several >> times, it also messed up my fonts, sizes, styles, settings for the >> equations, its undo is totally useless and I couldn't figure out how to >> format a text and a graphic in two or more columns and display them side >> by side in a notebook as well as how to control what goes on what page >> and while printing to PDF often it wouldn't print all pages, but just >> the first 2-3. >> >> All that said I'm wondering what program to use to write my work in, and >> I'm asking for advice - is WinWord any better when it comes to handling >> equations? >> Any other choices? >> >> What is the best way to export Mathematica 7 equations and graphics? >> >> > -- DrMajorBob at longhorns.com

**Follow-Ups**:**Re: Re: Which editor do you use for math articles***From:*"J. McKenzie Alexander" <jalex@lse.ac.uk>

**References**:**Which editor do you use for math articles***From:*TL <latev@shaw.ca>