Re: Input alias for Surd not working

*To*: mathgroup at smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg129198] Re: Input alias for Surd not working*From*: Murray Eisenberg <murray at math.umass.edu>*Date*: Thu, 20 Dec 2012 03:26:42 -0500 (EST)*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@mail-archive0.wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: l-mathgroup@wolfram.com*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newout@smc.vnet.net*Delivered-to*: mathgroup-newsend@smc.vnet.net*References*: <20121218074020.4127E6955@smc.vnet.net> <14355858.68832.1355911667684.JavaMail.root@m06> <000101cdddea$d924b640$8b6e22c0$@comcast.net>

Also works for me under Windows 7 (running in a Parallels Desktop 8 virtual machine on a Mac running OS X 10.8.2). On Dec 19, 2012, at 8:14 AM, djmpark <djmpark at comcast.net> wrote: > But it doesn't work on Windows 7. > > > From: Murray Eisenberg [mailto:murray at math.umass.edu] > > > It works for me in version 9 under OS X 10.8.2. And typing it gives the same > thing as using the "n-th root" button on the Classroom Assistant -- with a > pair of placeholders. > > On Dec 18, 2012, at 2:40 AM, Peter Breitfeld <phbrf at t-online.de> wrote: > >> I learned about the new function Surd in Version 9. >> >> The docs state that ESCsurdESC shoud be an input alias of this >> function like Sqrt. But on my System it doesn't work. >> I am on Mac OSX. >> Is this a known issue? --- Murray Eisenberg murray at math.umass.edu Mathematics & Statistics Dept. Lederle Graduate Research Tower phone 413 549-1020 (H) University of Massachusetts 413 545-2838 (W) 710 North Pleasant Street fax 413 545-1801 Amherst, MA 01003-9305

**References**:**Input alias for Surd not working***From:*Peter Breitfeld <phbrf@t-online.de>