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8/28/11
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andrew.kintz

Google Equations Loading Improperly across all browsers

I am an electrical engineering grad student and I am trying to create a document to help me review for my upcoming qualifying exam.  Yesterday, I created a new document in Google docs (e.g. this document began life as an empty Google document) and started entering text and equations.  I also pasted some stuff in, such as sections from Wikipedia and equation renders from a I was using the Chromium Browser under linux.  Today, some of the equations are messed up, and text entry in these areas is really messed up.  See the pictures below.  In the second picture, I have tried to re-type \times in ampere's equation, and instead, I get a random assortment of math characters, one per keystroke.


A copy of the document is available for anyone to edit at 

These problem persist under Chrome and Firefox under windows vista.  All software is up to date.

So, I would really like to use google docs to create a massive review file with mixed content, including Google equations.  I want to use google docs because Word 2007 becomes unbelievably unstable when I start mixing tables and equations.  Additionally, it is truly horrible to have Word crash, take down six docs and once, and then restart to a menu of 12 choices of files to select and resave, and having recovery appended to all of them.  So, I really want an alternative, and Google has the best non MS equation editor I have found in a mixed content word processor.

But, it seems like Google docs also has issues with Equations.  

This is more of a bug report than a request for help, but, if you think I did something wrong, let me know.



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