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Re: This is the sound of me beating my head against my desk
Subject:Re: This is the sound of me beating my head against my desk From:Ken Poshedly <poshedly -at- bellsouth -dot- net> To:Eva Whitley - NOAA Affiliate <eva -dot- whitley -at- noaa -dot- gov>, "techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Fri, 19 Dec 2014 09:59:05 -0800
Because it can Eva, because it can.
That's the answer several folks gave me back in 2006 when I complained of my annoyance about Word simply deleting all bullets from the manual I was in the midst of creating.
Thank God for Ctrl-Z and they all came back.
And yes, I was using the Word styles and all the built-in stuff.
Because it can, because it can, because it can.
When you're the 800-lb gorilla, you don't need a reason to do anything.
-- Kenpo in Atlanta
On Friday, December 19, 2014 12:06 PM, Eva Whitley - NOAA Affiliate <eva -dot- whitley -at- noaa -dot- gov> wrote:
>So, I'm working on a 900+ page document, and it's as clean as I can make
>it. I stomped out every rogue style I could find, used a template, etc.
>The authors want some things in the table of contents, but not others, so
>I'm supplementing entries by adding in cross references to numbered
>headings, heading text, and page number.
>So why, under the appendices, can I only cross-reference Appendices 6-10,
>but not 1-5? I've tried pasting the style, using continue list...nothing. I
>even shut down my computer (and Word) and brought it back up again.
>I'm using Word 2010.
>Eva Whitley, NMFS, PR5
>Technical Writer-Editor, IBSS Corp.
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