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**ronaldaltic****Member**- Registered: 2015-09-20
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**evene****Member**- Registered: 2015-10-18
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Here, we have .

*Last edited by evene (2016-02-18 14:25:56)*

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**thickhead****Member**- Registered: 2016-04-16
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Since yesterday I am having trouble with \mbox {} It goes to submit mode.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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It appears to be working for fbox but only for text.

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**evene****Member**- Registered: 2015-10-18
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Try \boxed{}

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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**thickhead****Member**- Registered: 2016-04-16
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I found \mbox working. Probably I had a different problem.

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**thickhead****Member**- Registered: 2016-04-16
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I have learnt by experience. Earlier I used to submit immediately after writing. I had ignored "preview". the result was when came to edit the spacing etc were not visible. Once I started preview. I could edit easily.

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**Monox D. I-Fly****Member**- From: Indonesia
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How to write a degree symbol in LaTeX without copying the symbol in this forum's banner or making o, O, 0, or \circ as an exponent?

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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I use the ^ {\circ} There is a \degree command in the gensymb package but it is not used here.

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**Monox D. I-Fly****Member**- From: Indonesia
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Are LaTeX codes not uniform?

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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You mean they are different? Sometimes, they write additional packages to add commands but like all languages it is basically the same everywhere.

http://www.codecogs.com/latex/eqneditor.php

uses the ^{\circ} command

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**Monox D. I-Fly****Member**- From: Indonesia
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Okay then, thanks.

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Hi;

By the way I heartily recommend that page for all latex work.

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**evene****Member**- Registered: 2015-10-18
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*Last edited by evene (2016-05-13 14:19:27)*

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**Hannibal lecter****Member**- Registered: 2016-02-11
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how to write the number line? and how to write the numerator and denominator fractional and how to put a variables inside the absolute value? I mean inside bars | | | | ?

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You can produce

by writing

and you can produce

by writing

and if you want to produce

then write

There are ways to produce number lines or similar pretty pictures in LaTeX, but they are quite complicated.

*Last edited by zetafunc (2016-12-19 00:49:27)*

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**Hannibal lecter****Member**- Registered: 2016-02-11
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thanks,,, and maybe I need to put a root inside this fraction

what can I write

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**zapyourtumor****Member**- Registered: 2017-04-19
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oh you use the math tag here for latex

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**bobbym****bumpkin**- From: Bumpkinland
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Yes, that is what gets it done.

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**SaylorE1987****Member**- Registered: 2022-01-11
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This site officially became my all time favorite as I have spent WAY too much time fighting with latex to create equations, thank you for all the awesome links!

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**Abbey78336****Member**- Registered: 2022-08-15
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"\pi"

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**Jai Ganesh****Administrator**- Registered: 2005-06-28
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If you require LaTeX for pi, it is

`\pi`

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