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How to convert a numbered list into a list with static ("unformatted") numbers that don't change automatically when the list is edited?

I often get Word documents converted from books in PDF format that have complicated nested chapter and chapter section numberings in the headers of the document, and I need to convert these numbered ...
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Use Chapter Numbering as part of paragraph numbering

I always use "Chapter Numbering" (formerly known as "outline numbering") for my Heading styles in Libre Office Writer, with multiple heading hierarchies. Most paragraphs are not ...
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Monitor numbering correct in Windows 11 but wrong in applications

I have a laptop with two screens built in. I also have two external monitors via an USB docking. According to Windows the main screen of the laptop is #1, the subscreen on the laptop #2, the external ...
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Persian Numbers Font Not Displaying Properly in Numbered Lists in Microsoft Word

I'm using Microsoft Word 2019, and I've encountered an issue where Persian numbers in numbered lists do not display correctly. Despite setting the numeral mode to "context" in Word Options, ...
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Word: Autonumbering IF other column not empty

I am at a little loss currently. I simply want word (MacOSX) to auto number in column two (See picture attached) if there is text in column three. My Table is basically one line with four columns ...
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MS Word Duplicate Page Numbering - same page number on facing pages for a manual

We use one document for both the trainer and trainee manuals. Trainer manuals include all pages, and the trainee manuals are printed from only the odd pages. It's a great solution for maintenance, but ...
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How do I change page orientation to landscape or portrait without affecting "page x of y" numbering?

I have "page x of y" numbering. I'm using the SECTIONPAGES field code to tally the total number of pages for that section because I don't want it to count the title page. I need to switch ...
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How could I fix/remove the '0' number next to the chapter title in the header which has no number in Word for Windows?

I am writing my thesis and I have used Quick Parts > Field and ... to add the the chapter numbers and titles to the header automatically. I also have to mention I wrote it like a book and setting ...
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How to change all numbered paragraphs using one numbering format to another

Somehow, I have a Microsoft Word document with a lot of numbered paragraphs that aren't showing the intended number. This seems to be because the document has a numbering format that's not actually ...
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Notepad row count inconsistent before and after enabling *and then* un-enabling word wrap

I have a CSV file that contains 10,001 rows (10,000 rows of data and one row for the headers). When opening it in Notepad, scrolling to the very bottom, and clicking on the last row, I get "3659&...
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Can I autonumber a sequence *within* a paragraph?

I have a set of several factors I need to repeatedly analyze and discuss -- as applicable -- to different sets of facts. For instance, if I were declining to admit dogs to my obedience school, I would ...
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How do I create a "primed" list in MS Word with no automatic apostrophes?

I have a 2013 MS Word document with a list like (a) kangaroos (b) camels I would like to add an additional list to my document, with the item letters distinguished from those of the first list using ...
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Batch to copy file with subsequent file names

I currently have robocopy monitoring files in a folder for changes. When any files changes, robocopy does it job by making a copy. The problem is, I see no way to have multiple copies of the same ...
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How to start new numbering system half way through word document

I am writing a word document that has several Parts/Sections, each Section's numbering needs to start at 1 using the Heading styles and not be a continuous flow of numbers from the previous section. ...
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How to make a cross referenced heading number with a customized numbered outline without first level number?

I've made an "Appendix" heading style using the style Heading 5 as the base style. I want the numbers to show up as "Appendix A" so the "Customized Updated Numbered List"...
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STYLEREF "Headline 3": Numbered 2.1.3 how to get only the last level number (3)

I have a numbered list with 3 levels: 1 Title ... 2 Title 2.1 Title 2.1.1 Title #1 2.1.2 Title #2 2.1.3 Title #3 ... 2.2 Title 3 Title My target is to get automatically the correct number after #... ...
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STYLEREF "Headline 2" reporting also the number above

I have a numbered list with 2 levels: 1 Title ... 2 Title 2.1 Title: I want #1 ... 2.2 Title: I want #2 3 Title My target is to get automatically the correct number after # I tried using: STYLEREF &...
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Is it practically possible to shorten computer Bits?

A couple of days ago, I came up with an idea to shorten bits. First (for 7-digit bit-data, e.g. "1000000"), if the second number of "1000000" is "0", make it "x"...
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PowerPoint automatically change to bold one of the numbering in a list that contains bold font

As you can see, the number 2 is in bold font, even though the number 1 is not. I assume this is because the second item starts with a bold-font word. But aesthetically, this is terrible. Is there a ...
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How to assign a number on a text cell in excel

I need help. So I need to assign a number on a txt cell from excel. For example: the cell has the word Blouse. The word Blouse needs to have a value of 20 then I need to multiply this by $5. How can I ...
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MS Word some H1 numbering blank (hidden) unless "show paragraph marks" is turned on

After attempting to insert a TOC and failing miserably (Word generated garbage entries) I deleted the TOC (using the "Remove TOC" functionality). Now, the first couple of H1 headings, which ...
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Unable to set numbering to paragraph style in LibreOffice Writer

I am editing Heading 1 style wishing to set numbering, but can't due to the strange message This option is disabled when chapter numbering is assigned to a paragraph styling. How to enable?
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How to add numbered suffixes in MS Word doc?

I have a few headings spread through out an MS Word document. I would like these headings numbered so that if I remove one, add a new one etc the rest adjust accordingly just like a numbered list. The ...
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How can I apply multilevel numbering only to some headings in MS Word and not all headings of a level?

I would like to apply multilevel numbering of headings in Microsoft Word, but only for some of the headings of Level 1, but not for all of the headings. At the moment I defined the headings as level 1 ...
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How do I stop Excel from rounding numbers when format has been set to number and to 2 decimals?

Sorry for the dumb question: So in my dataset I put, for example, the number 1.30 down for a patient. I formatted all cells as numbers, and set the decimal places to 2. However, the number is ...
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Office 365 - Default Style Update for Lists

I have searched all over and have not found a working solution. I am trying to adjust the number list and bullet lists with less indent spacing. I have tried a number of different methods (from all ...
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How do I add a new numbered section in a multi-level list?

I have a document where sections are created using the Heading 1, Heading 2, Heading 3, etc styles. In a previous revision I was able to automatically number them, like so: I cannot remove these ...
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Heading Numbers on the Rise Side

I desire to create a heading style so that each heading is automatically enumerated and multileveled, but the numerbs appear on the right side of the line whereas the words appear on the left. Example:...
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Importing numbered paragraph styles in Word

I have a problem with importing numbered paragraph into any template. In Template2020 file I have created four styles called Number1, Number2, Number3, Number4 with special indentations set (Numbered ...
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How to keep line numbers from Word while saving as .htm

I'm converting Word docx documents to .htm in order to post process the documents in an external tool. What I am missing at the moment are line numbers we can see in Word while the Layout -> Line ...
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Using excel to organize an alphanumeric list

How do I get the following list in order alphabetically, and then by numerical values on an excel sheet? CV1, CV2, CX1, CX10, CX2, CX3, CX20, CX4, CX30. Final order should be: CV1, CV2, CX1, CX2, CX3, ...
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Multilevel list starting at wrong number

I'm using a multilevel list paired with a style based on headings to create my appendix in MS Word. Now, the problem is that the result I get looks like Appendix A Appendix A.2 instead of Appendix A ...
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How can I automatically generate and consistently cross-reference equation and subequation numbers in Microsoft Word 2016?

I write this question as Q&A after picking together information from different sources. For some issues I haven't found solutions, see answer part. I want to create equations with numbering on ...
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How to let title number include seperated text boxes?

I am writing my thesis and headers are numbered like 1.2 or 1.2.1 etc which is a pretty easy thing to set. But when my header 1 is set in a textbox, the counting does not include this header anymore. ...
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How to show the number of lines of text in a table cell, in a WORD document

Having created a table, which cells contains text of 2-10 lines long, I would like to find the way show the number in front of each line in each cell. I would also like the numbers to be continuous in ...
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Change numbering format of captions word 2019

I'm writing a Persian text (which is right to left) in MS-word 2019. I want to insert caption as below for my images: شکل-1-1 شکل-1-2 شکل-1-3 ... where right numbers are heading 1 and left numbers ...
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How to show the number of remaining slides in Powerpoint?

Want the current slide to show how many more slides are left to do. What I tried - in Master View, I see a <#> where the slide number is placed. I tried something like 37-<#> there, but it ...
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How to number split output files using %02d from “01” in FFmpeg”

Using latest FFmpeg on Windows 7 within an AutoHotkey routine Is there a way to get FFmpeg to number the output files from 01? This line of code works as expected except %02d returns the first file ...
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Line numbering in Word 365 counts the line in second column but do not display them

I have a Word 365 document and I want to add "Line Numbering". The document has two columns. MS-Word counts the lines properly but does not show the line numbers for the second column. How can make ...
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Is it possible to add a thousands comma separator to the output of the Linux "df" command

df command gives me good information, and I love to see it in KB unit. But I need a thousands separator (aka: a comma) every 3 digits because the numbers will be always huge. ex> df Filesystem ...
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I need an automatic way of making a lot of numbered folders

I need 100 or more folders named like such: ch.000, ch.001, ch.002, etc. In this case I need it to go up to ch.094 but I will need to create more folders later. That may be more or less folders, but ...
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VIM Numbering Behavior Inconsistency

Commands in VIM can be prefixed with numbers, but the numbering scheme is not consistent for some operations. Prefixing the movement commands left, down, up, and right (H, J, K, L) with a number ...
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How to replace bullets with footnotes (with superscript numbers) in Word

I have a Microsoft Word document that has slightly over 600 numbered / bulleted lines (i.e., paragraphs).  Something like this: Once upon a midnight dreary, while I pondered, weak and weary,¶ ...
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How to change the number style language in numbering for MS Word 2010?

I have MS Word 2010 and I want to make numbering words on Arabic like this for example in one, two, three or first, second... I wanted to be in Arabic for numbing chapter in my basic language. I ...
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Word numbering - Custom Increment of List Item Numbers

Word version: Word 2016 OS: Windows 10 Pro I want to create a list that increments by 10 and not by 1 - i.e.: -- 10. blah -- 20. Blah blah -- 30. blah blah blah -- 40. You get the idea Can this ...
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MS Word 2013 to 2019 Professional: Numbering paragraphs on the OUTER edge of pages (Marginal Numbers)

By doing the following: right-clicking the Normal paragraph style, Modify... [Format], Numbering... [Define new number format...] Number style: 1,2,3...; Number format: 1; Alignment: Right and ...
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How to Nummerate different cell content in excel?

I have a list like the following: Anna Carl Bert Carl Bert Anna Doris I Would like to have a function, which fills the neighbouring cells with a numerical index to the names. Anna 1 Carl ...
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is it possible to number the output of a command in ubuntu

I'm in a Linux class and one of my assignment questions is to find out the total number of processes running on the server. I have used the ps -aux command to list all the processes but I was ...
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I've added Chapter numbering style but a large space exist between the automatic numbering and the heading text

It looks like this: Chapter I [ large space ] Problem formulation this is normal text and the above is really frustrating how do i get rid of the large space in between?
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Numbering of a table starting from the second table

I have three tables. I want to use the Caption feature of MS Word to number the tables automatically. I want the numbering to start from the second table which means that the second table will have a ...
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