I am working on some code, and have found it easier to use a Mathematica package because
- it is easier to run via command-line (lightweight)
- it allows for easier source versioning (Git), and
- it allows me to use another text editor for indentation alignment (for me, the FrontEnd does not behave too well in this regard).
I notice that it parses the package files and substitutes symbol escape sequences
\[MathSymbol], but it does not parse out subscripts.
I can add subscripts in when editing via the FrontEnd, but once I save it and reload it, the subscripts are simply represented as
I looked through the Option Inspector for parsing options and found the
EDIT: Four years later, but yes, I agree with the comments below in that I did not specify a clear question. Thinking back, my question here was: Is there a way to have the FrontEnd display symbols rather than their long-form version?