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Is it possible to have two headings at the same level, with two different styled numbering?

For instance;

1.2 heading 1 (1.2 in black)
1.3 heading 2 (1.3 in red)
1.4 heading 1 (1.4 in black)

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What do you mean at same level? – Buscar웃 Apr 25 '13 at 11:39
well, a heading with numbering like "1. Introduction" is level 1. A heading with numbering like "1.1. Theory" is level 2. So two headings at the same level operates within the same place value – Rune Apr 25 '13 at 11:49
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Of course, you can always customize the text in place.

First, select the whole line by clicking on the left margin:


Then, choose the color:


Now all the text is red! We need to change the text only back to black. Select the text from left to right, but move back a bit to exclude the "newline" character (?). Notice the difference with the one above:


Now choose "Automatic":


We're done!


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Yeah, i think i might have to go with the manual method, even though i have quite a lot of text. – Rune Apr 25 '13 at 12:42
Sure you can. See my edit of your post. – Rune Apr 25 '13 at 13:02
@Rune I rejected the edit (but the image can still be found here. I basically just missed that part, but still Word doesn't even have an odd/even styling rule, so I'm afraid that's it. – Alvin Wong Apr 25 '13 at 13:05
i dont want an odd/even styling rule. i want two different fonts. one with black numbering and one with red numbering at the same numbering level. – Rune Apr 25 '13 at 13:06
@Rune The conclusion is that, if you want different number style in the same list, you have to do it manually one by one. – Alvin Wong Apr 25 '13 at 13:08

Here are 2 versions, since not sure what you asking for.

Just select the text in heading and choose the color.

enter image description here

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You are on the right track, but i need the text to be black. – Rune Apr 25 '13 at 11:56
You can chose any color you like for each heading. – Buscar웃 Apr 25 '13 at 11:58
i figured it out. i just, somehow, messed up my numbering fonts. i reset everything and it worked. my question is still on how to get black text and different colored numbering tho. – Rune Apr 25 '13 at 12:22
I am confused, Do you want the heading number to be in different color than the heading text ? – Buscar웃 Apr 25 '13 at 12:25
that is exactly what im saying – Rune Apr 25 '13 at 12:39

A style separator would probably work for this. Use Control Alt Enter after the number and use a different style for tHe number and the text.

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