This function has not been fully integrated into the long-term Mathematica system, and is subject to change.

is an option for selections that is used in determining the font size of modifiers such as subscripts and superscripts in a nested expression.


  • ScriptLevel has a starting value of 0 for math editor cells and 1 for inline cells. Its value increases by 1 for each level at which a subscript or superscript is added.
  • A few special characters, including , , and , are displayed in a larger font size when ScriptLevel->0.
  • When ScriptSizeMultipliers is given as a list, ScriptLevel specifies the position of the multiplier for the first modifier in the selection.
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