RE: "back" in MS Word

Subject: RE: "back" in MS Word
From: "Combs, Richard" <richard -dot- combs -at- Polycom -dot- com>
To: "mattgras -at- comcast -dot- net" <mattgras -at- comcast -dot- net>, TECHWR-L Writing <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Wed, 21 Jul 2010 12:37:42 -0700

mattgras -at- comcast -dot- net wrote:

> I'm using Word's "cross reference" tool to create live links to tables in a
> Word doc. So, for example, there might be a cross reference on page 1 to a
> table on page 10. Control-click the x-ref on page 1, and you land at the
> table on page 10.
> What I want to do now is create a "back" link. What I envision is having:
> [back]
> beneath each table. When "[back]" is clicked, the reader is bounced back to
> the original paragraph.

Maybe I'm misunderstanding your request. But if you want this in your final output for the benefit of your readers, can't you just make "[back]" a cross-reference to the original paragraph?

Richard G. Combs
Senior Technical Writer
Polycom, Inc.
richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
rgcombs AT gmailDOTcom


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