References within a document (most commonly a Word document) to other parts of the document, such as a heading, table, or image.

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Cross Refence Appendix without Label

I have a document with a lot of appendixes, normally I cross reference the appendix just like any paragraph number and it brings in the entire label, for example "Appendix A." Now in my document I ...
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Replacing cross-reference text with custom text in Word 2013

I have the following text: ... uses broadcasts to send messages ... The broadcasts bit needs to be a cross-reference to the heading titled broadcastService. If I add the reference using ...
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Navigating cross-references in Word 2010 inserts diamond shape

I am having an issue with Microsoft Word and navigating cross references. I have inserted a cross reference to a chapter header and it works. When I use the alt+left arrow combination, this takes me ...
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Microsoft Word: Create a list of policies that automatically displays the date they were amended

I am trying to organise an organisations's policies and procedures, and I would like to create a master list of the policies that would automatically show the date each policy was last amended. Is it ...
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Using StyleRef to reference text contained in a document Header

I am attempting to reference text that is located in the header to be repeated throughout the body of the document in Microsoft Word 2010. I would like to avoid using Bookmarks, because others will ...
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Is it possible to create a cross-reference to a heading number in another Word Document?

In Microsoft Word, is it possible to create a cross-reference that shows the heading number in another document? I created a sample source document with a numbered heading and saved it. Then, in my ...
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OneNote/Wiki - Keeping track of source for notes, being able to browse by topic or source

I want to be able to work through different sources (books, videos, classroom courses) in whatever order I'd like, taking notes on each on a wide variety of topics. I then want to be able to browse ...
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MS Word 2013 Cross-Reference feature showing the actual figure

I am using MS Word 2013. I have been using the cross-reference feature to note figure name within the body of my report. So if the figure moves to another page the or I change the figure number the ...
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Cross-reference tables, figures, etc.?

I'm trying to use cross-reference in a report to place links to tables, figures, and appendices. But they are not available under the Reference type. How do I get them to appear so that they are ...
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Words 2013 inserts whole object itself when caption is cross referenced

I am inserting object -> Open Document Text After I added the object, I added a caption by right-clicking the object and adding the caption. Everything is fine until now. However, when I cross ...
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libreoffice writer figure cross-refencence

In LibreOffice Writer I cannot create a cross-reference to an image, it is only possible to create cross-reference to it's caption. By using the created link in PDF the screen jumps to the caption, ...
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Is there a way to reference an external excel file depending on a cell's value?

I am trying to make a template for a document that will be updated every week, and I was wondering if there was a way to insert some values automatically depending on the value of a cell. To explain, ...
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Writer: Cross-reference with illustrations [closed]

My problem is that if I reference to any parts of an illustration (image) in Writer (by the I would like that as Reference), the screen every time jumps to bottom part of the image. I would like to ...
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a cross-reference to a table in MS word, takes the table itself to my text

In MS Word 2013, I have a table and an auto-caption under it "Table 1: ...". Then I go further in my text and chose the following choice and click on the insert Then MS word takes the table itself ...
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moving symlinks to another drive

i have a list of symlinks to commonly used files by me in a directory located on my flash drive h:\ referencing to files in c:\ drive i want to move the contents of my h:\ drive into c:\, and when i ...
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How can I delete, break, unlink, or otherwise convert cross references to simple text in microsoft word 2013

Cross referencing figure and table captions is useful while editing a document but can become confused when copying and pasting between large documents. I need to pass my document to a colleague who ...
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Adding custom text to a Word cross-reference field

I've got a very long document that uses multi-level numbering. I'm wanting to include cross-references (with hyperlinks) back and forth to particular sections, and I've been using the standard Word ...
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Keep heading type with number when adding a cross reference in Word 2011

I've got a document I'm cleaning up for a customer that they want fully cross-referenced with internal hyperlinks. Headings for the main areas are in the format of: Phase I: [description of phase ...
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Referencing to Equations in word 2010 - problems with parantheses

I use equation referencing word, in particular a solution on using a table with equation numbering suggested here how easily add equation numbers in word. In addition, I want to add parantheses ...
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Cross Reference in 2007

I am working on a big document. So i would like to check whether my cross-reference is correctly referenced to the correct heading or not. Example: Section 2: Welcome to Word "As stated in Section ...
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Fixed cross reference layout “Only label and number”

I always want a e.g. figure cross reference to show only label and number. Is there a way to default to this setting instead of having to select this from the corresponding dialog each time I re-open ...
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MS Word 2010 - how to create simple bibliography to reference it

I want to create simple bibliography that would be sorted by authors name and would be with numbered links. But I have problems doing that. I tried using bibliography feature in a Word, but it ...
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Word 2010: using a footnote twice

I know there is already a question about footnotes but this is not what I'm looking for: Referring twice to the same footnote in Word I have a 2-page document. On the first page I add a footnote. On ...
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How to insert non-English reference numbers in Office 2010?

I am using Word 2010 (Professional Plus) on a Win 7 machine. I am typing a document in Tibetan, and I would like for the reference numbers (footnote and endnote numbers) to also be in Tibetan, but ...
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How to get list of cells that match criteria in Excel 2013

I have three columns in an Excel 2013 spreadsheet. One is an ID, one is a reference column, and one is a referenced by column. Some rows reference other rows, and some rows are referenced by other ...
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Include detail in table of figures that is not in the caption

I've got completely stuck on something that should be trivial: I am working with MS Word 2003, and am putting together a table of figures. I need to have more detail in the table of figures than I ...
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Excel: How to efficiently check whether a selected cell is referenced in any other cell

I want to check whether a selected cell ( say A1) is referenced in any other cell in the sheet I’m working in? Is there a similar tool that shows you arrows from the selected formula to referenced ...
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MS Word Caption & Cross-References & table of figures

When I click on a link of the table of figures, the link lead to the caption text only, not the image above the text. For example if I add a figure: When a click on the link of the table of ...
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Word: combining cross-references efficiently

I'm writing a long document in Word and from time to time need to reference to Figures. When I do so, I use the 'cross-reference' feature, which creates in-line dynamic links to my figures that read ...
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How to permanently format the field “Ref” to avoid unwanted spaces after cross reference in Word 2010?

We have a Word 2010 document where we want to insert cross references to headings. When inserting a cross reference (insert -> Cross Reference -> Heading -> Heading (no context) -> ok), the field ...
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How to create multiple cross-references in Word?

I would like to create several cross-references from lot of words to an only word at the same time. For instance: My text: Blah blah word blah blah word' blah blah blah word'' blah The ...
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Word 2010 cross-reference number with chapter without label

I have the following problem. First I had images and other elements labeled just by number, so from 1 to ∞. When I cross referenced I changed to number only using the following: { REF _Ref334952863 ...
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Is it possible to exactly duplicate a paragraph in Word?

I have a document in which I'd like to make an exact copy of the conclusions in the beginning of the document, just after the abstract. What I'd like is that if I modify the text in the original ...
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Microsoft Word Cross References - stop them updating on print

Cross References are field codes to most intents and purposes, but they do not seem to respect the "Update Fields Before Printing" option. They always update when you print, whether you have this ...
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Adding many cross-reference in MS2007/2010 is very tedious

In a document in MS Word 2007 or 2010 I need a lot of cross references, to numbered items, figures, list etc. Every time I add a cross reference a dialog is displayed and when changing from type ...
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Make Cross References Easier to Use in Word

Is there an add-in for Word (2007+ ) that makes inserting of cross references to headings (table of content items) or figures actually usable? I'm looking ideally for something I know from my Latex ...
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Does anyone have a suitable Windows/Mac keyboard mapping shortcut reference?

I'm looking for a Windows to Mac keyboard shortcut reference. For example: In Windows, 'highlight to end of current line' is Shift + End. What is the Mac equivalent? This Wikipedia entry doesn't ...
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Quick way to find a specific email in Thunderbird inbox?

My todo-list includes answering some emails. I want to include a reference to the email that allows me to quickly find the email to answer in my Thunderbird inbox. The name of the sender or the ...
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How to utilize cross references in Microsoft Word 2003?

I am compiling a document full of figures with captions and cross-referencing them in a paragraph before the figure. My problem is if I add a new figure before another, the cross-reference gets ...
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Numbering equations based on chapter numbers in MS-Word

I am seeking for a way to number each equation based on the chapter numbers. The number should be placed at the right side of the equation and the equation should be center-aligned. Something like ...
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Insert Word cross-reference to a comment

In Word 2007, I would like to insert a cross-reference in one comment to another comment. While in the comment, I can go to Insert --> Cross-Reference, but I do not find any "comment" section in ...