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RE: Math ML - Math expression

From: Andy Keyworth <akeyworth@tbase.com>
Date: Mon, 15 Jan 2018 14:24:48 +0000
To: sirisha gubba <nsfsiri2014@gmail.com>
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Hi Siri,

Actually, you can use MathType to create MathML which can then be pasted into an HTML document.

MathType allows you to write the math out within a Word document, but then to export and convert it into other formats such as LaTex and MathML (with namespaces included, as well as other options). The exported MathML can then be imported into an HTML document.

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From: sirisha gubba [mailto:nsfsiri2014@gmail.com]
Sent: January 14, 2018 2:26 PM
To: Lars Ballieu Christensen <lbc@sensus.dk>
Cc: ARIA Working Group <public-aria@w3.org>; w3c-wai-ig@w3.org
Subject: Re: Math ML - Math expression

MathType is used to make math formulas accessible in word powerpoint etc.
We used the trial version of MathType to make formulas accessible in word but for reason, MS word is crashing whenever JAWS screen reader is accessing it.
Can you please suggest any tools to be used for making math equations accessible in HTML?
Our ultimate goal is to make them accessible in HTML and then we put them in ePUB?

On Sun, Jan 14, 2018 at 3:02 AM, Lars Ballieu Christensen <lbc@sensus.dk<mailto:lbc@sensus.dk>> wrote:
Hi Siri

You can use MathType from DesignScience to create accessible math. See http://www.dessci.com/en/products/mathtype/default.htm

I’m sure there are other tools as well.

Venligst/Kind regards

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Fra: sirisha gubba <nsfsiri2014@gmail.com<mailto:nsfsiri2014@gmail.com>>
Dato: søndag den 14. januar 2018 kl. 04.20
Til: <w3c-wai-ig@w3.org<mailto:w3c-wai-ig@w3.org>>, ARIA Working Group <public-aria@w3.org<mailto:public-aria@w3.org>>
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Can someone help me to find a tool to make math formulas accessible?
When researched I found some tools on W3C site (https://www.w3.org/wiki/Math_Tools#Browsers) but don't know what to choose.
If anyone has experience in this area can you please guide me?

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