Keystrokes for moving the cursor within an equation

  • Word
  • 2003
You can move the cursor around in an equation by using the keystrokes.

Positioning the insertion point in an equation using keys

Tab   To the end of the current slot or to the next logical slot

Shift+Tab   To the end of the preceding slot

Right-arrow key   Right one unit in the current slot

Left-arrow key   Left one unit in the current slot

Up-arrow key   Up one line

Down-arrow key   Down one line

Home   To the beginning of the current slot

End   To the end of the current slot

Note: To insert a tab character in a slot, press Ctrl+Tab.

Aligning an equation using keys

Left Ctrl+Shift+L

Center Ctrl+Shift+C

Right Ctrl+Shift+R

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