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As far as I know, this is the way is it is designed, otherwise, you'd
be asking the program to repaginate to get a new number everytime you
touch it. When you do a print or print preview, the document will
repaginate and the number will be updated on it's own.
> I am facing a weird problem in MS-Word 97. I have a document where
> the pages
> are numbered in the format 'Page X of Y'. Now every time I make
> changes in
> the document the 'Y' appears as 1 (one) though the number of total
> pages are
> more. Thus it would appear as 'Page 34 of 1'. Everytime I have to
> update this
> field to get the right figure. Could you please decipher what is
> the problem
> and suggest me the solution.
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