# [texhax] LaTeXiT --was (no subject)

Axel E. Retif axretif at igo.com.mx
Sat Jun 30 09:47:59 CEST 2007

On  29 Jun, 2007, at 17:47, Bill Anderson wrote:

> Could use some help getting this thing going.
> I downloaded the LaTex for mac os x with the i-installer and tried
> writing equations with LaTexit, but it won't convert simple text--
> nothing happens.  Is there a switch somewhere I'm missing?

LaTeXiT has four tabs: Eqnarray, Display, Inline and Text. If you
only want to typeset text, select the Text tab; if you want text
within math mode (the first 3 tabs), you have to use the \text{...}
command:

\text{Hi!}\ a + b = c

Best,

Axel