MathType 7 keyboard shortcuts

MathType 7

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- Shortcuts
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Ctrl + Tab

Insert tab

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⤶ Enter

New line

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Ctrl + ← ↑ → ↓

Nudge to pressed direction

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + A

Rotate fence alignment

Commands, templates and symbols that have no default shortcuts are shown in italics.
File menu
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Ctrl + Z

Undo

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Ctrl + Y

Redo

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Ctrl + X

Cut

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Ctrl + C

Copy

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Ctrl + V

Paste

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Ctrl + A

Select all

View menu
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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Y

Show all

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + N

Show nesting

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Ctrl + Alt + K

Symbol palettes

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Ctrl + Alt + T

Template palettes

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Ctrl + Alt + F

Small bar

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Ctrl + Alt + L

Large tabbed bar

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Ctrl + Alt + S

Small tabbed bar

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Ctrl + Alt + B

Toolbar

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Ctrl + Alt + R

Ruler

View menu > Zoom
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Ctrl + 1

Zoom 100%

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Ctrl + 2

Zoom 200%

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Ctrl + 4

Zoom 400%

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Ctrl + 8

Zoom 800%

Format menu
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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + L

Align left

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + J

Align center

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + R

Align right

Format > Matrix
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Ctrl + M then A

Add row above

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Ctrl + M then B

Add row below

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Ctrl + M then L

Add column left

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Ctrl + M then R

Add column right

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Ctrl + M then D

Delete row

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Ctrl + M then ↑   Shift + D

Delete column

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Ctrl + M then C

Change matrix

Style menu
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Ctrl + +

Math

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + E

Text

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + F

Function

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + V

Variable

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + G

Greek-Symbol

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + B

Vector-Matrix

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + U

User 1

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Ctrl + Alt + ↑   Shift + U

User 2

Navigation and selection
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Home

Beginning of slot

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Backspace

Delete left

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Del

Delete right

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End

End of slot

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Move down

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↑   Shift +

Move down, extend selection

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Move left

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↑   Shift +

Move left, extend selection

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Move right

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↑   Shift +

Move right, extend selection

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Move up

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↑   Shift +

Move up, extend selection

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Tab

Next slot

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↑   Shift + Tab

Previous slot

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Page Down

Scroll down

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Page Up

Scroll up

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + S

Select slot

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or
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Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

Skip left

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift +

Skip right

Keyboard modifiers (one-shots)
Shortcuts for specifying the style of the next character typed into the current equation:
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Ctrl + G

Greek-symbol one-shot

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Ctrl + B

Vector-matrix one-shot

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Ctrl + U

User 1 one-shot

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Ctrl + Alt + U

User 2 one-shot

Shortcuts for modifying the method used to insert the next template entered with a keyboard shortcut:
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Ctrl + Q

Replace selected template one-shot

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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + O

Use alternate template form one-shot

Symbols: Relational
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Ctrl + K then ,

Less-than or equal to from Symbol style

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Ctrk + K then .

Greater-than or equal to from Symbol style

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Ctrl + K then Alt + ~

Tilde operator from Extra Math style

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Ctrl + K then ~

Almost equal to from Symbol style

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Ctrl + K then +

Not equal to from Symbol style

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Ctrl + K then =

Identical to from Symbol style

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Ctrl + K then P

Proportional to from Symbol style

Symbols: Spaces and ellipses
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Ctrl + ;

Alignment mark

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↑   Shift + Space

Zero-width space

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Ctrl + Alt + Space

1-point space

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or Ctrl + K then 1
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Ctrl + Space

Thin space (1/6 em)

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or Ctrl + K then 2
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Ctrl + ↑   Shift + Space

Thick space (1/3 em)

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or Ctrl + K then 3
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Ctrl + K then 4

Em space

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Ctrl + . then _

Horizontal ellipsis from Extra Math style

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Ctrl + . then -

Math-axis ellipsis from Extra Math style

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Ctrl + . then |

Vertical ellipsis from Extra Math style

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Ctrl + . then /

Up right diagonal ellipsis from Extra Math style

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Ctrl + . then \

Down right diagonal ellipsis from Extra Math style

Symbols: Embellishments
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Ctrl + Alt + '

Prime

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Ctrl + "

Double prime

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Ctrl + 6 then Alt + '

Triple prime

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Ctrl + 6 then `

Back prime

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Ctrl + 6 then N

Not

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Ctrl + 6 then Alt + -

Strike-through

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Ctrl + 6 then X

Cross-out

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Ctrl + 6 then /

Slash (up)

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Ctrl + 6 then \

Slash (down)

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Ctrl + Alt + .

Single dot

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Ctrl + 6 then 2

Double dot

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Ctrl + 6 then 3

Triple dot

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Ctrl + 6 then 4

Quad dot

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Ctrl + 6 then !

Under single dot

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Ctrl + 6 then @

Under double dot

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Ctrl + 6 then #

Under triple dot

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Ctrl + 6 then $

Under quad dot

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Ctrl + _

Over bar

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Ctrl + 6 then ~

Tilde

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Ctrl + 6 then 9

Arc (frown)

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Ctrl + 6 then 0

Arc (smile)

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Ctrl + 6 then 6

Hat

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Ctr + 6 then _

Under bar

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Ctrl + 6 then (

Under arc (frown)

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Ctrl + 6 then )

Under arc (smile)

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Ctrl + Alt + -

Right arrow

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Ctrl + 6 then

Left arrow

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Ctrl + 6 then

Double-headed arrow

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Ctrl + 6 then Alt +

Right harpoon

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Ctrl + 6 then Alt +

Left harpoon

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Ctrl + 6 then ↑   Shift +

Under right arrow

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Ctrl + 6 then ↑   Shift +

Under left arrow

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Ctrl + 6 then ↑   Shift +

Under double-headed arrow

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Ctrl + 6 then Alt + ↑   Shift +

Under right harpoon

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Ctrl + 6 then Alt + ↑   Shift +

Under left harpoon

For more symbol shortcuts, refer the official keyboard shortcut page.

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Program information

Program name: MathType 7 MathType 7 (Scientific)

MathType is a software for creating mathematical notation. It allows entering mathematical equations with the mouse or keyboard in a graphical interface. Initially released in June 1987, MathType is developed by Design Science and available in Windows, macOS.

Web page: http://www.dessci.com/mathtype

Last update: 10 June 2021

How easy to press shortcuts: 64%

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Shortcut count: 123

Platform detected: Windows or Linux (not macOS)

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