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1. How do you get integration signs and square root signs without knowing all of the HTML code?
2. Checking out www.thestudentroom.co.uk/wiki/LaTeX would be a good start
3. On this forum? Or in general? In general, I'd just use Character Map... there's no easy way round it. On TSR, your best bet is to use LaTeX (as sonofdot said above).

For example, [lаtex]\displaystyle \int \sqrt{4x + 3}\ \mbox{d}x[/lаtex] gives
4. (Original post by nuodai)
On this forum? Or in general? In general, I'd just use Character Map... there's no easy way round it. On TSR, your best bet is to use LaTeX (as sonofdot said above).

For example, [lаtex]\displaystyle \int \sqrt{4x + 3}\ \mbox{d}x[/lаtex] gives
Why don't both latex expressions appear in mathematical form, both seemed to by typed the same?
5. (Original post by steve2005)
Why don't both latex expressions appear in mathematical form, both seemed to by typed the same?
Magic
6. (Original post by steve2005)
Why don't both latex expressions appear in mathematical form, both seemed to by typed the same?
It's not being parsed.
7. (Original post by giran)
It's not being parsed.
Nay, if that were true, neither would be the other latex tag... my tricks are far more cunning than that I like this game.
8. (Original post by nuodai)
Nay, if that were true, neither would be the other latex tag... my tricks are far more cunning than that I like this game.
Not if you only used noparse on that text.

Like this: :D,
9. (Original post by giran)
Not if you only used noparse on that text.

Like this: :D,
But then it would show up when you quoted it (e.g. I can see the noparse tag now as I type this) whereas mine doesn't show even then. I never knew about that tag, though, so thanks for that! Had I known about it my cunning trick wouldn't have been necessary.
10. (Original post by nuodai)
But then it would show up when you quoted it (e.g. I can see the noparse tag now as I type this) whereas mine doesn't. I never knew about that tag, though, so thanks for that! Had I known about it my cunning trick wouldn't have been necessary.
11. (Original post by nuodai)
But then it would show up when you quoted it (e.g. I can see the noparse tag now as I type this) whereas mine doesn't show even then. I never knew about that tag, though, so thanks for that! Had I known about it my cunning trick wouldn't have been necessary.
Your 'a' is Unicode character 1072, the Cyrillic a.
12. (Original post by generalebriety)
Your 'a' is Unicode character 1072, the Cyrillic a.
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