Move equation box to correct position

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Move equation box to correct position

Postby edward77 » Mon Apr 13, 2020 11:01 pm

 Edit: Split from [Solved] How can I move the formula display? — MrProgrammer 2020-04-14 21:14 UTC 
Just joined! Trying to get to grips with Math. How do I move the equation box to the correct position. I watched a video which converted the box to a metafile but I could not find the menus to do this. Help please!
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Re: [Solved] How to move the problems around?

Postby Hagar Delest » Tue Apr 14, 2020 5:19 pm

Have you tried to anchor the box as a character?
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Re: Move equation box to correct position

Postby Platinet » Tue May 12, 2020 8:53 pm

When dealing with Math I find it much easier to use Writer and inserting Formula objects.
This can be done using; Insert -> Object -> Formula.

To make it easier I have the button added to my Insert toolbar, which can be achieved by; Tools -> Customize... -> Toolbars - Toolbar "Insert" - Select checkbox of Formula (looks like sqrt a).
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