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I have been hovering for the past 3 weeks and have been dazzled by the
depth/scope of knowledge in this group. I need some of that knowledge in
trying to resolve a few persistent Word problems I have been having.
My first Word problem involves inserting Visio drawings. I copied the
drawing from the first draft of a Hardware Installation Guide and pasted it
into the updated version of the Guide. It pasted into the document fine, it
saved alright but after I closed it and reopened the document the Visio
drawings were replaced by big red "X"s.
My second Word problem involves setting styles that include bullets and
numbering. I created a comprehensive list of styles before beginning the
new version of the above Guide. However, in creating my "procedure" style,
when I added the numbering to the style setup, I would lose my margin
settings. I tried setting the numbering and then changing the margins.
This seemed to work until I reopened the document and found strange
Third problem is my numbering is all over the place. It continues where it
should restart and vice versa. Again, I set the renumbering in the
different sections, looked created, saved and reopened to find a nightmarish
hodgepodge of numbering. My document is 1.97 MB - I don't think it's too
large or is it? Is there a way to have numbering restart automatically when
a certain heading is selected?
I wonder whether the problems I am having with styles is related to the
Visio drawings disappearing. Any ideas/helpful hints?
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