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Re: Automatic Numbering in Mathematica

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  • Subject: [mg125270] Re: Automatic Numbering in Mathematica
  • From: Murray Eisenberg <murray at>
  • Date: Sat, 3 Mar 2012 06:54:39 -0500 (EST)
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Could someone re-post Kevin McCann's style sheet for a cell type 
NumberedEquation. I missed the original message somehow and cannot 
locate it in the MathGroup archive.

On 3/2/12 7:49 AM, Bob wrote:
> On Feb 2, 3:02 am, "Kevin J. McCann"<Kevin.McC... at>  wrote:
>> On 2/1/2012 3:55 AM, pabloaperezfernan... at wrote:>  If you have figured out how to do this, I would appreciate learning about it.  I cannot figure out how to set custom equation numbers/labels.
>> This is taken from my style sheet for a cell typeNumberedEquation. The
>> key entries for numbering are the CellFrameLabels and CounterIncrements.
>> The latter designates a counter name so more than one type of numbered
>> object can have its own numbering. I should also say that I am not an
>> expert on this.
>> Sadly, Wolfram has still, after many many years and requests, not
>> provided adequate documentation for StyleSheet's. Perhaps someone at
>> Wolfram who reads this could explain why.
>> Kevin
> Kevin,
> Thanks so much for this NumberedEquation style. I was trying to use
> the EquationNumbered in Mathematica and it would break and do weird
> things and I got tired of trying to figure out what the problem was.
> Your's works fine. Thanks so much!!!
> This way of doing equation numbering is easier than David Park's
> Presentations package (just using styles instead of several other
> Mathematica functions) but Park's way has advantages as it "remembers"
> equations and associates them with names that can be invoked without
> using tags. More work but more versatile.
> -Bob

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