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Re: Input alias for Surd not working

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  • From: Peter Breitfeld <phbrf at t-online.de>
  • Date: Fri, 21 Dec 2012 05:37:05 -0500 (EST)
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I resolved the issue in my case (Mac OSX).
Since V6 I use a private StyleFile, where I added some Input Alias.
After removing them from my StyleSheet and adding the new aliases in the
OptionsInspecter instead everything works fine now (including ESC surd
ESC).

Sorry for the noise.


Murray Eisenberg wrote:

> 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?
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