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Help on word

  1. Apr 3, 2004 #1
    i have to type up some molecules, and i don't know how to make the numbers smaller. for some reason, i can't make the 2 in HgCl2 small. can anyone help me?
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  3. Apr 4, 2004 #2
    2 to get subscript

    [tex] HgCl_2 [/tex]
    Click on The Graphic Above to get the LaTeX code


    Last edited: Apr 4, 2004
  4. Apr 4, 2004 #3
    In Word? Like the program?

    You press ctrl = to do a subscript. Highlight what you want subscripted first.

    To make a superscript press ctrl shift =.
  5. Apr 4, 2004 #4


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    Or select the text you want to change, go into the fonts menu and there'll find the boxes to click for sub or superscript.
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