To get support for using Maxima, use the mailing lists. Questions specific to wxMaxima can be posted to a forum. A lot of documentation can also be found at maxima webpages.

Math fonts

wxMaxima can use jsMath TeX fonts to display math output. The fonts are used to display Greek characters and math symbols (like the integral and sum symbols). Follow these instructions to install jsMath fonts in your computer.

The offline manuals

Maxima (the program that does do the actual mathematics) and wxMaxima (the graphical user interface) both come with their own documentation that is accessible without the need of having access to the internet. But there is a need both manuals are accessible online, too:


Here is a collection of tutorials contributed by wxMaxima users. If you wish to contribute a tutorial, send it by email and I will add it to the list.

Cool usage examples

For developers

Other documents