MathType by Design Science is basically an equation editor using which you can develop your own math equations and put them directly on to the Microsoft Word document. Now, after entering them into the Word document, using TSS 4.0 you can translate the equations to your preferred math code.
System Requirements for MathType 6.9:
- It runs on Windows 2000, Vista or XP Operating System
- Office Versions: No need of any Microsoft Word or Microsoft Office. It includes a MathType ribbon to Word and Microsoft PowerPoint 2007. Similarly, MathType toolbar and a menu are added to Microsoft Word 2003, 2000 and 2002 (XP).
- Coming to the Memory Requirements, it not that RAM-intensive
- It needs 10MB of Storage
- Minimum a Pentium processor is necessary
It would be very difficult for you to type complex scientific expressions or mathematical equations while writing tests or research papers using Microsoft Word, Excel etc. To simplify user’s actions, a clever app was launched which simplifies the building of formulae that necessary for studying and reviewing.
It supports Tablet computers, TeX, LaTex and touch features. With this app, you can write mathematical equations so easily as if you are writing it with a pen. Handwriting recognition which is built-in feature of Windows 7 is the technology used in this app. However, you will need a computer with touch screen to use this feature. Click and point editing features are present in it. While you are typing something, MathType automatically gives mathematical spacing rules.
Sometimes, you need to work on a computer which doesn’t have touch screen or doesn’t run on Windows OS or it is not a Tablet computer. In this case, this app offers customizable keyboard shortcuts.
So, guys whenever you are asked to write sophisticated mathematical equations for your office documents, and then MathType is the best tool for you.