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Nov 27, 2016
01:41 AM

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Nov 27, 2016
01:41 AM

Symbolics function will not work on Mathcad Prime 3.1

When trying to solve a variable equation, Mathcad Prime 3.1 will not allow me to symbolically solve a specific variable. The attached example shows that it will not solve for x in a simple equation such as "ax+b=0". If anyone has any idea why this is the case, your input would be greatly appreciated.

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Nov 27, 2016
12:02 PM

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Nov 27, 2016
12:02 PM

Looks like your equations don't contain a variable x. All I see is a variable xc. If you mean x*c you will have to type it that way.

Nov 28, 2016
08:38 AM

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Nov 28, 2016
08:38 AM

You forgot about the multiplication sign between "**x**" and "**c**":