I want to strike out the superscripts and subscripts for an expression like $$\Gamma^{\lambda}_{\mu\nu}$$

I tried the ulem package:

\sout{Hello World}

and the soul package

\st{Hello World}

But neither of worked.

My Question

How do I strike out indices?

  • The cancel package might suit your needs better. – Henri Menke Mar 26 '15 at 19:48
  • I checked breifly the answers in the other question and it seems to me that they'll all fail to use the correct font size. – yo' Mar 26 '15 at 21:11
  • Wait... why you deleted your explanation of duplicate? You think Maarten Dhondt's asnwer is good enough? By the way @yo' is Maarten Dhondt's answer using the correct font size? – Symbol 1 Mar 27 '15 at 1:05
  • @Symbol1 Ah it does. But the reason why is very strange, and the answer will likely fail in some cases, since the measurements are based on completely wrong assumptions. – yo' Mar 27 '15 at 1:08

The solution is mentioned in Strikeout in math mode





  • ...then it's a duplicate, right? – Werner Mar 26 '15 at 19:52
  • Seems that way, yes – Maarten Dhondt Mar 26 '15 at 19:53

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