Context English Hausa
limits.xhp
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You want to insert a summation formula like "summation of s^k from k = 0 to n" at the cursor in a Writer text document.
limits.xhp
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You see the Math input window and the Elements pane on the left.
parentheses.xhp
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You can set individual brackets using "left" and "right", but the distance between the brackets will not be fixed, as they adapt to the argument. Nevertheless, there is a way to display brackets so that the distance between them is fixed. To accomplish this, place a "\" (backslash) before the normal brackets. These brackets now behave like any other symbol and the alignment is the same as with other symbols:
attributes.xhp
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You can remove these attributes using "nbold" and "nitalic". Example:
keyboard.xhp
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You can control $[officename] Math without a mouse.
keyboard.xhp
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You can compose formulas using the Elements pane. Open it with the menu <emph>View - Elements</emph> if it is not already open.
text.xhp
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You can also use W^"*" to enter the character as direct text.
keyboard.xhp
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Write the formula into your text
limits.xhp
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Working with Limits
text.xhp
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<variable id="text"><link href="text/smath/guide/text.xhp" name="Entering Text">Entering Text</link></variable>
parentheses.xhp
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<variable id="parentheses"><link href="text/smath/guide/parentheses.xhp" name="Inserting Brackets">Inserting Brackets</link></variable>
newline.xhp
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<variable id="newline"><link href="text/smath/guide/newline.xhp" name="Entering Line Breaks">Entering Line Breaks</link></variable>
main.xhp
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<variable id="main"><link href="text/smath/guide/main.xhp" name="Instructions for Using $[officename] Math">Instructions for Using $[officename] Math</link></variable>
limits.xhp
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<variable id="limits"><link href="text/smath/guide/limits.xhp">Working with Limits</link></variable>
keyboard.xhp
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<variable id="keyboard"><link href="text/smath/guide/keyboard.xhp" name="Shortcuts ($[officename] Math Accessibility)">Shortcuts ($[officename] Math Accessibility)</link></variable>
comment.xhp
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<variable id="comment"><link href="text/smath/guide/comment.xhp" name="Entering Comments">Entering Comments</link></variable>
brackets.xhp
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<variable id="brackets"><link href="text/smath/guide/brackets.xhp" name="Merging Formula Parts in Brackets">Merging Formula Parts in Brackets</link></variable>
attributes.xhp
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<variable id="attributes"><link href="text/smath/guide/attributes.xhp" name="Changing Default Attributes">Changing Default Attributes</link></variable>
align.xhp
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<variable id="align"><link href="text/smath/guide/align.xhp" name="Manually Aligning Formula Parts">Manually Aligning Formula Parts</link></variable>
brackets.xhp
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Use the following syntax: