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Subject: Re: markers that include the section *number* in the marker text?
Date: Tue, 29 Nov 2005 11:57:07 +1100
Ananda: > [...] The idea is that we should be able to generate a list of > markers or index of markers which will be used to create another doc > that explains the changes in the text. [...] is there a way to have > the marker text grab the auto-generated section number for that > paragraph? You can generate an index or page-sequence list from your new Change markers much as you create an ordinary index or list. But on the IX reference page, find the IndexIX paragraph in the IX flow (text frame). The IndexIX paragraph controls the look and feel of the page numbers but also specifies which locator to use which, by default, is normally <$pagenum>. Replace <$pagenum> with <$paranumonly[+,Heading1,Heading2,Heading3]> where Heading1, etc. are the para formats from your hierarchy of headings -- as many as you have heading levels. The plus sign (+) makes FM search backwards from the location of the Change marker to the first para that matches one of the Heading1, etc. formats, then picks up its number. The generated list or index will now contain entries by section number no matter where in a section the Change marker is placed -- it doesn't have to be in the heading paragraph. Regards, Hedley -- Hedley Finger Technical Communications Tools & Processes Specialist MYOB Australia <http://myob.com/au> P.O. box 371 Blackburn VIC 3130 Australia 12 Wesley Court Tally Ho Business Park East Burwood VIC 3151 Australia <mailto:hedleyDOTfingerATmyobDOTcom> Tel. +61 3 9222 9992 x 7421, Mob. (cell) +61 412 461 558 © MYOB Technology Pty Ltd 2005 ** To unsubscribe, send a message to majordomo@xxxxxxxxx ** ** with "unsubscribe framers" (no quotes) in the body. **