## Overview

The *WebEQ* equation editor allows you to insert mathematical characters into your content. The *WebEQ* equation editor is a separate window displayed by EditLive!. You can create your mathematical equations here then insert these equations into your EditLive! content.

*WebEQ*equation editor is an optional functionality of EditLive!. Check with your Systems Administrator first to ensure this functionality exists in your instance of EditLive!.

## Using the Equation Editor

To use the WebEQ equation editor requires 3 steps:

- Open the WebEQ equation editor window
- Create your equation
- Insert the equation into your EditLive! content

### Opening the Equation Editor Window

The equation editor window can be opened by clicking the icon on the EditLive! toolbar or from one of the EditLive! menus.

The equation editor will appear as shown in the image below:

### Creating an Equation

For more information on how to use the WebEQ Equation Editor, click the help button.

### Inserting the Equation into EditLive!

To insert an equation into your EditLive! content, click the **OK** button. To edit equations stored in your content, double click the equation to re-open the WebEQ Equation Editor window.