[OS X TeX] Equation Service/Editor Recommendation?

Alan Munn amunn at msu.edu
Tue Jan 16 20:27:17 EST 2007

>On 1/16/07, Rob Preuss <rpreuss at bbn.com> wrote:
>>I would like to be able to include LaTeX equations in my
>>PowerPoint presentations.
>>I have installed both "Equation Service 1.0" as well as
>>"Equation Editor 1.3" on my system. Neither application
>>seems to have been updated since 2003 but they both try
>>to create PDFs that I can include in my presentations.
>>Does anyone have experience with these applications?
>>Which do you think is better, or would you recommend
>>that I use something else?

At 2:46 PM -0800 1/16/07, Jung-Tsung Shen wrote:
>LaTeXiT is your answer.

I second this, but be aware that Powerpoint doesn't handle 
transparency properly so pasting equations onto a coloured 
background, for example, won't work.  (Not LaTeXit's problem though.)


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