This section contains a wealth of information for users of MathType. Here you
will find information to help you solve many problems you may be having, as well as
interesting tips to let you get more out of MathType.
There are many options for obtaining MathType technical
support from online documentation to email. You need your
product key to receive free technical support, here's how to
To find out about the latest versions of MathType, click on the
To order an upgrade, visit our online store. You
will need to
find the product key for the product you already own to qualify for an
- MathType: These downloads
are for MathType customers only. A product key is only
required to successfully install and use the software, but not to download.
- MathType for Windows Font
Installers: These fonts are
provided for Windows users to print and view documents that include MathType
equations. However, we strongly recommend you encourage your
colleagues who use Equation Editor to download and install the
free, fully functional, 30-day trial of
the 30-day trial period, MathType becomes MathType Lite, providing all the functionality of Equation Editor
and, in addition,
the ability to open and work with any of your MathType equations.
(Font installers for the Macintosh version of MathType are not available.)
Tips & Tricks
Tips & Tricks are short articles that help you fine-tune your MathType
skills. Whether it's learning how to use MathType in a particular workflow
situation, or using it with another software application, each
Tips & Tricks article focuses on one skill or
task to be performed. If you need general instruction in how to use MathType on
a broader scale, we recommend checking our
MathType Works With... section.
Looking for answers to support questions? We have multiple ways to find the
answers you need about MathType. Start by visiting our
Support Notices. If you don't find your answers there, try our
to find answers based on specific issues. Or you can browse all of our
MathType Works With...
MathType works with more than 600 applications and web sites. For the most
part, if you can imagine putting equations in an application documents, there
is likely to be a way to do it. Get specific
help with hundreds of
web sites that work with MathType.
MathType Software Development Kit
The free MathType Software Development Kit (SDK) is available for developers
who wish to explore the advanced
functionality of MathType, such as the MathType DLL interface and our VBA-based
Word commands. The MathType Software
Development Kit description lists the SDK's contents and provides download
The easiest way to find out about new versions of our products is to
register your copy with us. This way, we can let you know whenever we come out with a new
release. If you've already registered and you've moved or changed your
email address, you can update your registration
too. You need your product key to upgrade or receive free technical
support; here are instructions on how to find it.
We are always hard at work in improving MathType and how it works for you.
While we have our own ideas of what the future holds for MathType, we also want
to know yours. Even if there is something you don't like. Please take a moment
and let us know what you think by taking a brief survey. It'll take only a few
minutes of your time but will go a long way in making MathType all it can be.
to take the survey.
Your MathType license agreement spells out what you can legally do with
our software products.