Layout: Math Codes

Keystroke: m for Layout menu

Please click here for a basic guide to inserting math codes directly into DBT.

Image shows drop down Layout menu with Math Codes sub-menu

This menu contains codes related to formatting and translating mathematics. Details of these codes are given in the Topical How-To Guide (Available in the on-line version),Topical How-To Guide, a DBT document which is typically installed as and normally found in C:\Program Files\Duxbury\DBT 12.2\Documentation (English)\dochow.dxp. (On 64 bit systems, look in "Program Files (X86)".)

Unless you are an experienced math braillist, you may prefer an "easy way out", which is to use Scientific Notebook Scientific Notebook or MathTypeMathType to prepare your material and import the resultant file to DBT. For more details click here: Miscellaneous: Scientific Notebook or MathType. For more details see the on-line Help: Miscellaneous: Scientific Notebook or Help: Working with Word: Mathematics: MathType.