LaTeX math in Microsoft Word 2019

LaTeX is a new feature in Office 2019. This feature, available at theend of the Insert tab on the Word 2019ribbon, allows the user to build up LaTeX expressions in a professionalformat. There are a number of LaTeX expressions that are supported inWord 2019, such as vectors, boxed formula, brackets, brackets withseparators, fractions, LeftSubSup, limit, matrix, nary, over/underbar,and radicals.

To construct a formula using LaTeX math, follow these steps:

  1. Click on the Insert tab.
  2. From the Symbols group, selectEquation.
  3. Type the LaTeX equation into the equation field provided, asillustrated in the following screenshot. You can paste anequation into the field, if you prefer, or select the LaTeX conversionicon (see the following screenshot), and then build your equation:

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  1. For this example, we will paste a LaTeX equation into the fieldprovided, as illustrated in the following screenshot:

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  1. Click on Convert to accessthe Professional equation format, asillustrated in the following screenshot:

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  1. The Professional equation formatis now displayed—note than you can also use the drop-down arrow to theright of the equation to change the equation format, asillustrated in the following screenshot:

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