# MathType Alternatives for Windows

There are many alternatives to MathType for Windows if you are looking for a replacement. The best Windows alternative is LibreOffice - Math, which is both free and Open Source. If that doesn't suit you, our users have ranked more than 25 alternatives to MathType and 17 are available for Windows so hopefully you can find a suitable replacement. Other interesting Windows alternatives to MathType are AxMath, TexMaths, KLatexFormula and JMathEdit.

MathType alternatives are mainly LaTeX Editors but may also be Calculators or Digital Painting Tools. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of MathType.- Paid • Proprietary
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- Google Drive - Docs

Math is the LibreOffice suite's formula editor, that can be invoked in your text documents, spreadsheets, presentations and drawings, to enable you to insert perfectly-formatted mathematical and scientific formulas.

##### LibreOffice - Math vs MathType opinions

omarbautistagThis is a very easy alternative to MathType.

- Paid • Proprietary
- Windows

AxMath is a powerful interactive equation editor for multiple purposes. AxMath lets you create complex equations at ease. With sementic math you can type any equations at lightspeed without using a mouse. Still confusing with Word, MathType, LaTeX, Lyx, TexMacs...?

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##### AxMath vs MathType opinions

Almost all the features of mathtype are available with Axmath. Price is also very less

- Free • Open Source
- Mac
- Windows
- Linux
- LibreOffice

TexMaths is an addon designed to provide LaTeX support into LibreOffice. LaTeX equations can be inserted as images (SVG or PNG formats) and the LaTeX code is saved into the image attribute for further editing.

- Free • Open Source
- Mac
- Windows
- Linux

KLatexFormula is an easy-to-use graphical application for generating images (that you can drag and drop, copy and paste or save to disk) from LaTeX equations. It is written in Qt4.

- Paid • Proprietary
- Mac
- Windows
- Linux

JMathEdit is an equation editor that helps editing complex mathematical expressions with ease.

##### JMathEdit vs MathType opinions

it is a very bad interface not user friendly at all

A good free alternative for ubuntu... easy to use, much better than LibreOffice equation editor

EqualX Equation Editor - is a powerful interactive tool that lets you create mathematical notation for word processing, web pages, desktop publishing, presentations in TeX, LaTeX

Math, part of the Apache OpenOffice suite, is a tool for creating and editing mathematical equations, similar to Microsoft Equation Editor (included in Microsoft Office). The created equations can then be embedded inside other OpenOffice.

##### Apache OpenOffice Math vs MathType opinions

Has minimal and generally useless mathematical formulae and/or symbols.

MathCast is an equation editor, an application that allows you to input mathematical equations. These equations can be used in written documents, webpages, and even databases.

This tool provides a very simplistic gui that renders LaTeX-expressions directly while typing and is able to copy the rendered images to the clipboard or alternatively save them to the desktop while maintaining transparency information.

We want to help people to quickly write any mathematics formula/equation. People don't need to know about LATEX, but still have a powerful and rich Mathematics symbols/layouts/features so they can share with others.