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Editing captions in Word

I have a set of captions like Table 1.1, Table 1.2 and etc. Also there are several cross-references to these captions. Now I want to change the Table to Data Table and also I don't want the ...
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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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Cross-reference list is empty in Word 2010

I have been given a Word file (.docx) that has about 35 figures and tables. When I try to add a cross-reference I get an empty list like this: I made sure that: 1) The figures and tables are ...
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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 confude 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 ...