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Subject:Re: Word 97 numbering question From:John David Hickey <jdavid -at- FARABI -dot- COM> Date:Mon, 29 Jun 1998 15:34:59 -0400
On Friday, June 26, 1998 05:47, Ginna Watts
[SMTP:sweep!gwatts -at- QUESTERCORP -dot- COM] wrote:
> Hi all,
> Moving to 97....I would consider myself more or less an expert, (in
Geez-Louise... I thought I was an expert too until I opened up Word97. I
want my Word 7.0 back! <waaaaah>
> How do you set the style so that the default is to restart the
> numbering!!!! Every time I start a new list, I have to right-click,
I had the exact same problem just a couple of weeks ago. Here's what I came
up with. So far, it hasn't caused me any problems:
What you can do is create Ghost styles. These styles indent the paragraph
and don't have numbering on them. The Step Ghost style I have on my
template has the following description (Steps is the name of my numbering
Steps + Indent: First 0", No numbering, Tabs:Not at 0.75
Therefore, if you have a numbered list and needed a break, you would do
1. This is using a numbered list style.
2. This is using a numbered list style.
3. This is using a numbered list style.
This is using a Ghost style.
4. This is using a numbered list style.
Everytime you start a new list, however, you will have to restart the
numbering. Using the numbering styles and the ghost styles, the list have
stayed fairly stable.