I like to use Mathematica text cells for creating draft technical documents. When entering equations in a text cell, the ^ (hat accent) does not dynamically adjust its size to fit. It looks good if you enter x^, but if you wanted abc^, the ^ covers only the b. Anyone know how to make the ^ (and other accents) adjust to the size of the text?
This answer is just a quick hack. I think that to make true extensible character might not be something that an end-user can do...
Anyway, redefine the formatting for
Then, just type in the expression as per normal, e.g.,
and then select the
Here's an example showing how the modified