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Subject:Re: Word indexes in Frame From:Tom Neuburger <Tom_Neuburger -at- LTX-TR -dot- COM> Date:Tue, 10 Sep 1996 12:16:55 U
Reply to: RE>Word indexes in Frame
Catherine McNair writes:
> . . . FrameMaker doesn't seem to have any means of converting Word index
> there some way to do that, or would we really have to redo all the index
Not sure about this one, and would love to see replies
from the list on this question.
> And when you are putting in index entries using Frame, do you get a list of
> previously defined index terms to choose from? I believe that PageMaker has
> that feature, but Word does not, which is annoying.
No, you don't get a list of previously created index entries, which is
unfortunate. Frame has a nice indexing capability, but that's not one of
its features (yet...). Feature request? Let Adobe decide <g>.
You can try IXgen from frank Stearns Associates. They have a web page,
but I don't have the URL in front of me. Try a search, or ask me -- I know
it's here somewhere ...
My own practice is to put in a bunch of index markers, generate the index,
then keep the index open as a reference as I continue adding markers. I
it every so often to keep the reference list current. Works pretty well, for
work-around. I think most Frame indexers do something similar.
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