Microsoft Office Tutorials and References

In Depth Information

**Adding an equation to a shape**

Add a custom equation

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Click the shape to which you want to add the equation.

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Click the Insert tab.

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Click Symbols.

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Click the Equation button.

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If necessary, click the Design tab.

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Click the type of equation structure that you want to create.

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Click the specific structure to use for your equation.

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Type the equation elements into the structureâ€™s boxes.

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TIP By clicking the symbol or operator in the Symbols gallery,

you can add symbols such as the infinity sign or arithmetic

operators such as plus, minus, multiply, and divide.