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Change the type of brackets in citations

Usually Word surrounds citations by the round brackets (see How to create a citation for more details). But you can insert a citation in the square brackets or use other symbols.

Setting font size and styles in an equation

Setting font styles & sizes in an equation is a simple process.

How to insert an equation with integral

This tip display how to insert an equation for example, the Gauss's law, also known as Gauss's flux theorem.

Shortcut keys for inserting symbols and templates into the equation

In Word 2016 equations many mathematical symbols can be inserted using the \+name of the symbol (how to insert Greek symbols, see Shortcut keys for inserting Greek symbols into the equation):

How to add your own equation to the Equation gallery

When you modify the built-in equations or create your own, you can save them to the gallery for future use.

How to insert an equation with matrix

This tip display how to insert an equation for example, the Electromagnetic tensor.

Adjusting spacing and alignment in an equation

Word 2016 automatically handles formatting, nonetheless, you can manually adjust the spacing and alignment of equations.

How to insert an equation with fractions, square roots and exponents

This tip display how to insert an equation for example, the normal, or Gaussian distribution.

Working with Microsoft Equation

Microsoft Equation helps you add fractions, exponents, integrals, and so on to Word documents. You start building an equation by opening Microsoft Equation:

Price, sum, amount and other numbers in words

In some cases you want to show in your Word document the number or amount in words. You can use macros, but Word proposes easy and simple way by using fields.