MathType Add-in for Office

MathType is available for Office Online, currently working for Word. Creating and editing an equation is straightforward. Just hit the MathType or ChemType icons in the toolbar and start writing. Follow the images below as a guide.

Activate Microsoft Add-in

The MathType and ChemType editors are, as the title above implies, an add-in to Word Online. Find the add-in by clicking Office Add-ins on the Insert tab, and follow the prompts to install. Once installed, you'll see MathType and ChemType buttons on the Insert tab, at the far right.

Choose the place where you want to insert the formula and open the editor hitting on the MathType or ChemType icons of the 'Insert' tab of the toolbar.

Select (by single-clicking) the equation you want to edit and open the editor by clicking the MathType or ChemType icons of the 'Insert' tab of the toolbar.