Right now, to insert symbols that are not defined for Math you have two options, either defining a new symbol or copy past it from Writer. The first option is not portable (if you carry the file to other computer, the symbol get lost) and it is not really necessary when you need to insert that symbol every now and then. The second option can be a nuisance is you forgot to copy the symbol before accessing the Math object.
It would be a good enhancement for Math the addition of an "insert symbol" menu (the same we already have on Writer) to insert occasional symbols.
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I understood the problem.
How can I achieve this?
Maybe in the menu File, create a new menu entry "Insert symbol", as exists in Writer?
What do you think?
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The <Alt>+X toggle for Unicode codepoint to glyph implemented for bug 73691 makes it trivial to add persistent symbols to results the Math Formula editor.
Still, having access from the Toolbar for the Special Symbol dialog would be convenient UI. Can the .uno:InsertSymbol command even open in Math module?
Hey guys, I think i can do this one!
With the changes for tdf#32415.