# How to insert an equation in your document?

Last Updated: July 09, 2019## Steps to add a scientific expression in your document

This 20-second video shows how easily you can add an equation to your document using Typeset.

- To add an equation to your research paper, go to
**Insert > Equation > Inline (or Standalone)**in the toolbar. - A scientific expression editor will pop-up on your screen. Once you finish adding the equation, click on "
**X**" or Esc key to save and insert the equation. -
You can also add an equation in the LaTeX format by switching to the LaTeX tab and updating it.

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