RE: Word problem

Subject: RE: Word problem
From: "Dan Goldstein" <DGoldstein -at- riverainmedical -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 28 Nov 2007 09:21:50 -0500

Hi Joel,

F9 updates fields -- tables of contents, indices, numbered lists,
cross-references, etc. What fields are you trying to update?

To see which text is produced by fields: Tools => Options => View tab =>
Field Shading => Always. Your field-based text is now highlighted in

To view the actual field codes, as opposed to the field-based text:



> -----Original Message-----
> From: Joel Wilhelm
> Sent: Wednesday, November 28, 2007 9:05 AM
> To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
> Subject: Word problem
> I cut a chapter out of one of my Word documents and
> pasted it into a new, blank document. I then tried
> Edit > Select All > F9 to update all of the tables
> in the document, and nothing is happening. I am on
> XP and Word 2003.I've never seen this behavior
> before. I don't know what is prohibiting the update.

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