Re: Taming Word's Autonumbering

Subject: Re: Taming Word's Autonumbering
From: Steven Brown <stevenabrown -at- yahoo -dot- com>
To: "TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 11 Dec 2002 07:14:37 -0800 (PST)


Jeff,

In a prior job some years ago, we used a very simple
process to avoid autonumbering. We created a paragraph
style that used a straightforward combination of a tab
and a hanging indent. That allowed us to manually type
the step (and sub-step) numbers. It's not as dazzling
as other solutions, but it worked.

Of course you could try to avoid including procedures
in your manuals all together! :-)

Steven Brown
Senior Technical Writer


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