Help Style Guide
The following conventions have been adopted for the Maple help system.
Maple CommandsMaple 2-D Math NotationMaple Menu ItemsHyperlinksSections
<Text-field style="Heading 2" layout="Heading 2" bookmark="bkmrk0">Maple Commands</Text-field>
Bold, red text identifies demonstrations of the following:
Commands, subcommands, functions, procedures, and calling sequences
Parameters
Environment variables, keywords, Maple specific names, and protected text
Maple package names
<Text-field style="Heading 2" layout="Heading 2" bookmark="bkmrk1">Maple 2-D Math Notation</Text-field>
Natural mathematical notation, referred to in Maple documentation as 2-D math, is used for the following:
Maple expressions and mathematical functions and expressions such as NiMqJEkieEc2IiIiIw== and NiMtSSVkaWZmR0kqcHJvdGVjdGVkR0YlNiQqJEkieEc2IiIiJEYo.
<Text-field style="Heading 2" layout="Heading 2" bookmark="bkmrk2">Maple Menu Items</Text-field>
Bold, black text identifies the following:
Menu name, menu item
Dialog box, button, and textual note
Key names (for example, Enter, Delete, Ctrl, Esc)
<Text-field style="Heading 2" layout="Heading 2" bookmark="bkmrk3">Hyperlinks</Text-field>
Blue, underlined text denotes a hyperlink.
Rust, underlined text denotes a hyperlink to a dictionary definition.
<Text-field style="Heading 2" layout="Heading 2" bookmark="bkmrk4">Sections</Text-field>
The help pages use sections to organize content. In most pages, the sections are shown expanded and without arrows.
See Also2-D MathHelp Page TemplatesUsing Help