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What's the keyboard shortcut to adding tex or itex tags?

  1. May 22, 2012 #1


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    When typing in the text editor, if i press Ctrl+I then italics BBC are automatically inserted into the post. But what is the shortcut for adding tex and itex tags?

    If for some odd reason, there isn't such a thing yet, it would be a really really excellent idea to implement this into the forum software, as it gets very tiring to type out these tags, especially in long posts, or when replying/helping several people.
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  3. May 22, 2012 #2


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    No keyboard shortcut, but you can use $$ which is easy to type.
  4. May 22, 2012 #3


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    $$ for tex and ## for itex.
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