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Re: Shortcut for Power

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  • Subject: [mg101586] Re: [mg101580] Shortcut for Power
  • From: "David Park" <djmpark at>
  • Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2009 23:20:45 -0400 (EDT)
  • References: <2015165.1247223169269.JavaMail.root@n11>

Hold down Ctrl (on Windows) or Command (on Mac) when you press "^". When you
want subscripts hold down Command when you press "_". And the same for many
other box or 2D mathematical formatting constructions. 

Or check out the Basic Math Assistant palette, Typesetting section.

David Park
djmpark at  

From: klonk [mailto:kehrwert at] 

what do i have to press if i want lets say x^2? i mean in want to have
the 2 as superscript and not the "^". I use MacOS btw...

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