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# LaTeX Math Lite

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## Include latex math expressions in Confluence seamlessly

### Use LaTeX format (and preview while editing)

Equations are rendered client-side using MathJax

Math symbols can be included mid-sentence.

Edit using the standard macro editor including preview. Enter equations using the popular LaTeX math format.

### More details

Now you can include basic support for LaTeX to your Confluence Cloud instance for free. The Math Inline macro will continue to be work forever even if this add-on is unlicensed/unpaid. A paid license adds support for Math Block and Math Block Reference macros that will also render client-side using MathJax.

Please see LaTeX Math for more features such as support for exporting to PDF/Word, more macros, and more options for customizing your experience. The full version is available for both Cloud and Server and besides a full feature set has received excellent reviews. If you decide to upgrade to the full version later, your LaTeX Math Lite macros will continue to work. (But please disable LaTeX Math Lite before installing/enabling LaTeX Math to avoid macro conflicts)

### Reviews for cloud

(7)
by Robert Almgren on 2019-12-20
We have been using this for online math documentation and it has been working reasonably well. Rendering speed is not great, but works well enough, and it does do everything that we need. I avoid using the inline rendering because it does not match the text, but the block text works well. Some of the other reviews identify problems with preview and with the new versions of Confluence. We have had some of those problems, but they have been getting fixed, and Bolo was very responsive in addressing an issue we found with previews of block equations larger than a minimal size. So not fancy but gets done what we need. We will keep using it, though at some point we may upgrade to the non-Lite "LaTeX Math".
Very buggy, slooooooow plugin. You have to wait forever while it loads on the page.... if it loads without errors... Inline rendering looks poor as it doesn't match text position (Latex equations displayed higher than normal text). It is shame to take money for this beta... However, it is shame that confluence doesn't have LaTeX support out of box...
Bolo Software

Hi Vladimir, I'm sorry you had a bad experience with LaTeX Math Lite. If you encounter bugs please let us know at help@bolo-software.com.

Please consider that LaTeX Math Lite's low price is possible by rendering the equations client-side (in the browser). This however comes with some limitations. Regarding the vertical alignment of macros, unfortunately Confluence does not allow proper vertical alignment of macros that are rendered client-side (see here). Regarding render speed, again everything is rendered client side, which does take some time if there are many equations on a page. However, MathJax 3 has just been released and promises faster render times, so a significant improvement may be coming soon to LaTeX Math Lite's rendering speed.

Edit: I found a stability issue that might have been affecting macro rendering for a few days now. This should be solved now.

by Tobias Cordsen on 2019-08-22
Only supports the old confluence page design, not the new "smart" confluence pages which are now default. That is, the plugin is not showing up a.k.a. nowhere to be found when working in a new smart confluence page. Also, Confluence has this bug: "Due to this bug in Confluence, these characters cannot be used: ^{}". Making it impossible to write any proper LaTeX.
Bolo Software

Atlassian released a fix to Confluence two days ago that solves the issue affecting math blocks in the new editor: https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONFCLOUD-65717

There is a second issue (CONFCLOUD-58280) affecting all add-ons in the new editor, which is that the new macros do not show up right away after installing the add-on. If you do not see any any latex math macros when typing "/latex" then please try a hard refresh of the editor.

Please note that the issue with ^{} characters only affects inline macros. We are currently looking into a workaround for this issue that should be available soon.

In the future we can provide the best support if you contact us at help@bolo-software.com.

by Heiko Finzel on 2019-07-24
Only the inline equation seems to work in cloud confluence.
1 out of 1 found this review helpful
Bolo Software

The bug in the new Confluence editor has finally been solved, so now both inline and block macros work. See here for more details: https://jira.atlassian.com/browse/CONFCLOUD-65717

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## Data Center Pricing

Up to 10 users
$0.5 monthly flat fee Free 30 day trial 11 - 100 users$0.25
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### Versions

Confluence Cloud Released 2019-08-26

#### Summary

Minor version update

#### Details

Minor version update