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Mathematica Menu Item

Insert Table/Matrix New...

opens a dialog for generating a table or matrix.
  • Specify the following in the Table/Matrix dialog:
Tablemake a grid with no special options
Matrixmake matrix rows/columns the width of the widest element
Fill withspecify initial values for elements
Fill diagonalspecify initial values for diagonal elements
  • Keyboard shortcuts: Shift+Ctrl+C (Windows); Shift+Cmd+C (Macintosh); Shift+Ctrl+C (X).