Re: What is the ESC sequence for the "Matching Double Brakets"? From

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg113050] Re: What is the ESC sequence for the "Matching Double Brakets"? From*From*: "Ingolf Dahl" <ingolf.dahl at telia.com>*Date*: Tue, 12 Oct 2010 04:25:59 -0400 (EDT)

With my "SetFaceAndFont" palette you might press a button to obtain a double bracket around a selection. There is another button "Peel" to remove it. Download from http://www.familydahl.se/mathematica Ingolf Dahl > -----Original Message----- > From: Peter Breitfeld [mailto:phbrf at t-online.de] > Sent: den 11 oktober 2010 11:29 > To: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net > Subject: [mg113028] Re: What is the ESC sequence for the "Matching Double Brakets"? > From > > "Nasser M. Abbasi" wrote: > > > Mathematica Experts; > > > > What is the ESC key stroke combination to enter the "Matching double > > brackets" into my notebook? > > > > I can't find the ESC sequence for this. Are these documented somewhere? > > > > I remember that before when one moved the mouse over one of those > > things, then the ESC sequence would show up at he bottom of the palette. > > > > (Just noticed that some do show the ESC sequence in the ballon help that > > comes up when the mouse is over them, but some do not. The ballon help > > only shows the name, but not the ESC sequence as well. Strange). > > > > thanks > > --Nasser > > > The escape sequences are esc[[esc and esc]]esc. But you I prefer to > add a keystroke for that. I use "Ctrl <" to produce the opening and > closing double bracket and to position the cursor between the brackets. > > To do that, open the Mathematica file KeyEventTranslations.tr in an > editor and add this code: > > Item[KeyEvent["<",Modifiers->{Control}], > FrontEndExecute[{FrontEnd`NotebookWrite[FrontEnd`SelectedNotebook[], > "\[LeftDoubleBracket]\[RightDoubleBracket]",After], > FrontEndToken["MovePrevious"]}]] > > WARNING: Be careful when changing this file. Make a copy of it before > altering. If you made an error (e.g. missing a comma) Mathematica will > not start. > > > // Peter > -- > _________________________________________________________________ > Peter Breitfeld, Bad Saulgau, Germany -- http://www.pBreitfeld.de