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12-04-2018
01:36 PM

12-04-2018
01:36 PM

Seriously!?!?!?!

You can't highlight a variable in a symbolic equation and just solve for it?

It is ridiculous that it is easier to rearrange the equation by hand and solve without the help of Mathcad!!!

What is the point?

15 versions of a wonderful working software package and you just threw it out. I hope it makes you lots of money because you obviously don't care about long term customers.

SMath looks better and better.

Of course, all of this said, knowing that no one at PTC cares one little bit!

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12-06-2018
08:42 PM

12-06-2018
08:42 PM

Hi,

I miss the shortcut key (") to insert a text box.

I miss the ability to just start typing and then add a space for mathcad to realise it is now a text box not a math region.

The aim of prime was twofold. 64 bit compilation, new Windows ribbon style.

It is going to take 15 iterations to reach Mathcad 15 utility.

Cheers

Terry.

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12-07-2018
01:45 AM

12-07-2018
01:45 AM

It is going to take 15 iterations to reach Mathcad 15 utility.

I fear that's much too optimistic

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12-07-2018
02:23 AM

12-07-2018
02:23 AM

I'd like to see the statement 'worst package ever' substantiated.

__In terms of Mathcad:__

I think it's worse than Mathcad 12. Especially because it doesn't seem to improve and is lasting for 10 years now, while Mathcad 12 was superceded by Mathcad 13 within a year or so.

__In terms of Applications in general:__

I don't know a worse package off-hand, let me think about it...

__In terms of software in general:__

Computer viruses are a worse.

Luc

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12-07-2018
02:28 AM

12-07-2018
02:28 AM

I decide for myself that Mathcad 15 and Mathcad Prime are different programs with their own advantages and disadvantages. And I calmed down on this!

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