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Wiris MathType

Status - Approved

 Approved for use.

Tool Description

Wiris MathType is similar to Wiris ChemType in that it provides Course Instructors the ability to type and handwrite mathematical notation. As part of the Rich Content Editor in Canvas, the personalized toolbar contains common chemical symbols adapted to chemical notation needs. 


Accessing Wiris MathType in Rich Content Editor

To add a MathType Equation within Canvas:

  1. Navigate to the Rich Content Editor that you would like to insert a MathType Equation into.

  2. Click the plug icon in the top menu bar of the Rich Content Editor.

  3. Click View All.

  4. Select Insert a math equation – MathType

  5. Use the editor to insert the equation. Once finished, select OK.   



 For more info on this tool, please visit the Wiris MathType support page