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Subject:RE: Word numbering -- an alternative From:"Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com> To:<techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Thu, 12 Apr 2007 14:24:45 -0400
Why not use ListNum or SEQ fields? They work fine in tables.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Rob Hudson
> Sent: Thursday, April 12, 2007 2:15 PM
> To: TECHWR-L
> Subject: Word numbering -- an alternative
> I've written scripts to create numbered lists as tables;
> the first column contains numbers and a right-tab; the
> second column contains the content. I have macros that
> will renumber or add numbering to any table by using
> the first column as the numbered one.
> The numbers are hard-coded and are created by simply
> starting at the first (or second) row and incrementing
> the previous number by one.
> I'm concerned that this solution may be less flexible
> than, say, one that has simple manual numbers separated
> by a tab from the content.
> What is the best way to create numbered lists, given
> what we know about numbering in 2007? I'm using Word
> I'm not against switching to manual numbering, but my
> code might require severe alterations since I'm not
> simply looking for the first column of a table.
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