Re: Side-heads in Word? Solution

Subject: Re: Side-heads in Word? Solution
From: "Martin Page" <mpage -at- csl -dot- co -dot- uk>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 16 Jul 2002 11:52:39 +0100


Sue
I too faced this problem. The solution was to define a paragraph style with
a frame that put the text in the margin.

This is what the frame part of one of my Word styles looks like:

"Position:
Lock anchor

Horizontal: Left
Relative to: Page
Vertical: 0 cm
Relative to: Paragraph
Distance From Text:

Horizontal: 0.3 cm
Vertical: 0.3 cm
Size:
Width: Exactly 4.5 cm
Wrapping:
Wrap Around "

I'm afraid you have to tinker to get it the way you want it.
M


<sue_helton -at- bankone -dot- com> wrote in message news:161221 -at- techwr-l -dot- -dot- -dot-
>
>
> I have a question for writers who are familiar with both Adobe FrameMaker
> and Microsoft Word.
>
> My current documentation template is in Frame. I use Frame's side-head
> feature to place captions in the left margin (information mapping style).
> I need to create a similar template in MS Word. Previously, I have had to
> use invisible tables in order to imitate the look I am able to do in
Frame.
> I don't want to use tables this time around. It created a lot of
headaches
> that I want to avoid. So I'm hoping that Word 2000 has a side-head
> feature.
>
> Does anyone know the answer to that? Or perhaps you have some ideas?
>
> I can e-mail you a copy of my document in Frame if a visual would help!
>
> Thanks,
>
> Sue Helton
> Bank One
> 602-298-3151
>
>
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