I am trying to submit a manuscript to a journal that uses editorialmanager system. I wish to know how to insert subscripts in the abstract window enter image description here. When I go to insert special characters link enter image description here

I only find subscripts for the numbers from 0 to 9. How to write subscripts of letters like

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  • What comes out when you select a numerical subscript? – Massimo Ortolano Oct 29 '16 at 18:17
  • @MassimoOrtolano It just writes the number as a subscript. – user28083 Oct 29 '16 at 18:25
  • Usually the abstract field in this kind of electronic submission systems is not meant to support complex formats. Some support the html <sub> tag. You can try it, but if it doesn't work I suggest you to simply write in plain text, like "NL". – Massimo Ortolano Oct 29 '16 at 20:29
  • @MassimoOrtolano Actually, I tried the <sub> tag but it did not work. I might write it as plain text. Thanks. – user28083 Oct 29 '16 at 20:44
  • @MassimoOrtolano I found that you can write the capital letters in small size for example the html code for the capital letter L written in small size is "&#671;" without the quotation marks. It is not a subscript, but it is closest possible thing that I could found. – user28083 Oct 30 '16 at 19:22

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