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Right now my document looks like this:

  1. BIG HEADING (heading 1)
    1. Small Heading (heading 2)

But I want it to be like this:

   1.1 Small Heading

For some reason Word does not want to fix this for me. I have found that the layout I am looking for is in the multi-list section but I can only assign a numbering to a heading.

I have tried selecting my heading and then selecting the multi-list but that didn't change a thing.


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Side note: this is MS office 2010 – Anonymous May 24 '11 at 10:21

In Word, if you look at the multilevel list button it will have the option to do a drop-down. From here you may define your own listing as to how you wish the format to be.

Multilevel list screenshot in Word 2010

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+1.. you might want to post the image inline to avoid readers having to click through – Redandwhite May 24 '11 at 12:21

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