Re: MS Word 97-98 problems

Subject: Re: MS Word 97-98 problems
From: MAGGIE SECARA <SECARAM -at- MAINSAVER -dot- COM>
Date: Tue, 4 May 1999 09:10:10 -0700

I have the page printed out and posted over my desk, because for some reason
I can't get this one to stick in my mind :) It is

Field Codes: RD (Referenced Document) field.

The directions are about as oblique as Word help gets, but it does the
trick.

Cheers!

Maggie
secaram -at- mainsaver -dot- com

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Martin Soderstrom [SMTP:mrs -at- KLG -dot- COM]
> Sent: Tuesday, May 04, 1999 8:19 AM
> To: TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU
> Subject: Re: MS Word 97-98 problems
>
> Word's Master Document feature is pretty much useless, in my experience.
>
> I haven't done it for awhile, but the best solution seems to be using
> Word's
> "rd" feature, which let's you hard code file inclusions. Just check the
> help for "rd" or "rd field" or something like that.
>
> Cheers,
> ------------------------------------------------------------------
> Martin Soderstrom
> mrs -at- klg -dot- com
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> ------------------------------------------------------------------
> -----Original Message-----
> From: David Dick <david -dot- dick -at- SWIFT -dot- COM>
> To: TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU <TECHWR-L -at- LISTSERV -dot- OKSTATE -dot- EDU>
> Date: Tuesday, May 04, 1999 10:55 AM
> Subject: Re: MS Word 97-98 problems
>
>
> >Greetings Techwrls,
> >
> >I am struggling, and frustrated, to produce a 190 page book using the
> >Master Document feature.
> >
> >The document consists of 10 individual files. Each file is properly
> formatted.
> >
> >the problem that I have is that when I open the document under 'Master
> >Document' the following formatting problems occur: the headers of some
> >files change, page numbers change from Roman to Arabic, and creation of
> >random page breaks. Despite efforts to fix the problems, they return
> >with a vengence.
> >
> >How do you suggest that I solve the problem(s)? Comments & suggestions
> >are greatly appreciated. Regards
> >
> >David
> >Senior Technical Writer
> >S.W.I.F.T.
> >
> >
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> ==
> >
> >
>
>
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>


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