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If I have a sequence of Table (caption) numbers in MS word:

Table 1
Table 2
Table 3
etc

How can I change to the below?

Table 2.1
Table 2.2
Table 2.3
etc

Note the heading numbering in the document begins with 2, in case this can be referenced.

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Does this help? office.microsoft.com/en-us/word-help/… –  darthbith Sep 8 '13 at 15:31
    
@darthbith Unfortunately the link no longer works –  atomh33ls Apr 7 at 17:19
    
For future reference, I googled "Microsoft word captions per chapter": cybertext.wordpress.com/2014/03/31/… If you let me know if this helps, I can provide an answer here –  darthbith Apr 7 at 17:26
    
@darthbith thanks. Unfortunately I can't get this working, I think because I have a separate doc for each chapter and can't get the heading 1 style to start from 3. –  atomh33ls Apr 7 at 18:03
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BTW the link for the TeX IDEs: tex.stackexchange.com/q/339/32374 –  darthbith Apr 8 at 10:04

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You need to choose a Multi-Level list that includes the heading styles. Then you can right-click on the number to choose the starting value.

multi-level list heading-style

Then right-click on the number and choose:

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Then you can add Figure and Table captions: enter image description here enter image description here

And proof that it works:

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