This is a post on the Tri Star Site.

PTC’s Mathcad Prime 4.0 has hit the ground running.  Product Manager Andrew McGough shares some helpful Q&A for those who might be scratching their heads about Improvements in Mathcad Prime 4.0 before upgrading…

Q: What are the content protection Improvements in Mathcad Prime 4.0?

McGough: We’re re-introducing Area Protection and Locking in PTC Mathcad Prime 4.0. To understand that, it’s helpful to understand what I mean by Area. A worksheet can consist of many different types of regions to describe the engineering calculation you’re authoring. Math regions contain the math, but you can add plots, text, solve blocks, images, etc. An Area is a region in which a collection of other regions can be placed to organize them within your worksheet. You can expand or collapse Areas – thus, a user can take mathematical workings that aren’t actively needed and put them in an Area that is then collapsed.

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