RE: Naming template styles

Subject: RE: Naming template styles
From: "Hemstreet, Deborah" <DHemstreet -at- kaydon -dot- com>
To: <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Fri, 25 Apr 2008 09:12:09 -0400

>There are disadvantages to that in Word. In the specific case you
>describe, you can no longer use outline view to order sections.

Hi Jonathan,

Yes you can, you have to define this in the paragraph style....

In the Format Paragraph dialog box, change the outline level to Level 1

I've never had difficulty with this.

>I would strongly recommend using custom styles linked to named
>ListTemplates for numbered and bulleted lists. This mechanism I have
>found reliable all the way back to Word 97.

That is good news for you. I only know that at one company where we
worked, we had to pay for macros to over-ride Words numbering - nothing
worked, not even linking styles - on their own.

However, I've made custom styles and linked to the numbering and NOT
based them on anything - and in Word 2003, the numbering is quite



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