MathType for Mac

MathType for Mac

Average User Rating:
2.8
out of 5 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    6.7g
  • Total Downloads:
    42,009
  • Date Added:
    October 16, 2014
  • File Size:
    11.47MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    263
  • Operating Systems:
    Mac OS X 10.7/10.8/10.9

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1 stars

"Does not install!!"

August 23, 2011  |  By StephenHHH

 |  Version: MathType 6.7b

Pros

See above!

Cons

See above!

Summary

See above!

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5 stars

"Excellent- makes math look like math"

February 09, 2011

 |  Version: MathType 6.0b

Pros

alignment, flexibility (e.g., large subscripts), custom toolbars, integration with Mathematica, and with MS Word, easy export in variety of formats

Cons

Extras (auto eqn numbering) only with Word 2004. Hope Word 2011 will restore Visual Basic and fix this.

Summary

Superb equation editor, even the MathType Lite version is great. Would be nice to have an equation database, to store equations by topic area; for now I just store equations in topic-based Word files. I had no trouble installing but I was upgrading from older versions.

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1 stars

"Installer is faulted"

February 02, 2010  |  By silasper

 |  Version: MathType 6.0b

Pros

Previous versions worked great

Cons

Installer did not work as promised

Summary

Altough installer said MathType 6.0b was correctly installed it did not work.
MathType support said it was an OLE problem and took me through steps to correct it but these didn't work either. I was than told of two choices. 1) I needed to remove MathType, reinstall MSWord and repeat. I asked what I could do to restore my computer to the previous verions (Time maciine and/or disk image). I was told that this was not possible. They couldn't telll me which files needed to be restored.

In fact it took me about 5minutes to do a global search for MathType on the main disk and the mirror. Compared the two, replaced the new ones from the files on the mirror and this solved the problem.

MathType support told me other users had the same problem that they had no idea what caused it.

Updated on Feb 2, 2010

Sorry; 2nd choice was to use Time Machine to restore the entire disk.

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2 stars

"could not see any improvement over v5.1"

September 08, 2008  |  By jonesmath

 |  Version: MathType 6.0

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
except being UB now, could not find any improvements on UI or feature set since v5.1.

Copying as TeX causes error very often and unstable, especially when there are some accute or accents applied. Sometimes crashes when pasting or typing TeX expressions.

You may just call it v5.x but defintely not v6.0 with this much changes.

Please watch out your competitors, MathMagic and MathEq.


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5 stars

"MathType is Back!"

March 27, 2004  |  By it young

 |  Version: MathType 5.0

Summary

This review was originally posted on VersionTracker.com.
After a long wait, version 5 is available for the Mac. I am runnng Panther 10.3.3 and everything has gone exceedingly well. First, I deleted all MathType v3.7 files, yes, all of them. The "uninstaller" missed some but OS X found the rest. Then I installed v5.0 and it is working perfectly. The connections to Microsoft Word v10.1.4 were made correctly and are also working perfectly. After installing OS X some 15 months ago, I am now back in business with MathType. I did not wait for the 30-day, full, free trial to expire. I paid immediately and it is worth every (Euro)cent.

Design Science: You "guys" do good work.

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General
Publisher Design Science
Publisher web site http://www.dessci.com
Release Date October 16, 2014
Date Added October 16, 2014
Version 6.7g
Category
Category Educational Software
Subcategory Math Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Macintosh, Mac OS X 10.8, Mac OS X 10.9, Mac OS X 10.7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 11.47MB
File Name MTM67g_EN.pkg
Popularity
Total Downloads 42,009
Downloads Last Week 263
Pricing
License Model Update
Limitations Not available
Price $97

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