## How do I enable equations in Word 2007?

Accessing the Equation Editor

- Place the insertion point where the Equation Editor should appear. NOTE: To customize how you want the equation to appear on the page, refer to Equation Editor Options.
- From the Insert tab, in the Symbols group, click EQUATION. The Equation Editor appears in your document.

## Can Microsoft Word calculate equations?

You can perform calculations and logical comparisons in a table by using formulas. The Formula command is found on the Table Tools, Layout tab, in the Data group. A formula in Word automatically updates when you open the document that contains the formula. You can also update a formula result manually.

**How do I insert an equation in Word 2008?**

Click Insert, and then Object. In the list of Object types, choose Microsoft Equation (this will open the Equation Editor). In the Equation Editor window, form your equation; when finished, click the red X in the upper right to close the window. After a moment, the equation will appear in the application.

**Why can’t I add equation in Word?**

Why is the equation editor selection grayed out? You may have saved your document in a format that does not support the Equation Editor. Try selecting “File” > “Save As…” and save the document as a “. docx” file or “File” > “Convert” to update the document to the latest format.

### Where is Equation Editor in Word?

To bring up the Equation Editor, On the Insert tab, in the Symbols group, click the arrow next to Equation, and then click Insert New Equation. This will bring up the equation editor toolbar and will place an edit box at the insertion point in the document.

### How do I enable equations in Word?

Simply select the “Insert” tab and choose “Equation” under the “Symbols” section. If you still do not see the Equation option, you may have to go to “File” > “Options” > “Customize Ribbon“. Select “All Commands” in the “Choose commands from” menu, then add “Symbols” to the tabs listed on the right side of the screen.

**How do I make equations in Word?**

If you need to use an equation, add or write it in Word.

- Select Insert > Equation or press Alt + =.
- To use a built-in formula, select Design > Equation.
- To create your own, select Design > Equation > Ink Equation.
- Use your finger, stylus, or mouse to write your equation.

**How do you type equations easily in Word?**

#### How do I install Microsoft Equation 3.0 in Word?

On the Insert tab, in the Text group, click Object. In the Object dialog box, click the Create New tab. In the Object type box, click Microsoft Equation 3.0, and then click OK.

#### What is Microsoft Word equation editor?

Equation Editor is a special version of the Math Type equation editor from Design Science that is customized for use with Microsoft applications. Using Equation Editor, you can build complex equations by picking symbols from a toolbar and typing variables and numbers.

**How do I use the equation editor in Microsoft Word?**

To use the Equation Editor in an Office application. Open the desired Office application. Click , and then . In the list of Object types, choose (this will open the Equation Editor). In the Equation Editor window, form your equation; when finished, click the red in the upper right to close the window.

**How do you make an equation in Excel 2007?**

On the Insert tab, in the Text group, click Object. In the Object dialog box, click the Create New tab. In the Object type box, click Microsoft Equation 3.0, and then click OK. Use the symbols, templates, or frameworks on the Equation toolbar to edit the equation.

## How do I add equations to a PowerPoint presentation?

In PowerPoint, to return to the presentation, in Equation Editor, on the File menu, click Exit and Return to Presentation. On the Insert tab, in the Text group, click Object. In the Object type box, click Microsoft Equation 3.0. If Equation Editor is not available, you might have to install it.

## Is there a Math Add-in for Microsoft Word?

Microsoft Mathematics Add-In for Word and OneNote. The add-in also provides an extensive collection of mathematical symbols and structures to display clearly formatted mathematical expressions. You can also quickly insert commonly used expressions and math structures by using the Equation gallery.