Using a "list" to number across stories


show more Using a "list" to number across stories provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the InDesign CS3 One-on-One: Style Sheets show less
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Using a "list" to number across stories

In this exercise, I am going to show you how to update the Figure Number style, so it will automatically sequentially update the numbers across independent stories. I am still working inside the document Chapter 6 spread.indd from the 05 Nested Numbered Folder that I opened in the previous exercise. The only difference is that I went ahead and duplicated this Figure 6-30 item to this location down here. So we have two figures that are currently numbered, Figure 6-30 that's a mistake, of course. We want them to update sequentially and incidentally, I am going to go ahead and double click inside of Figure 6-30 in order to set by blinking insertion marker and I am going to go over to my Paragraph palette and notice that it has this override, it says, Figure Number+.

Next to it, it has a local override and that local override even says, is that the list will start at a value of 30, continue from previous, no. So that's a mistake right, we need to go ahead and update that. So I am going to Alt+...

Using a "list" to number across stories
Video duration: 4m 28s 5h 33m Intermediate

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Using a "list" to number across stories provides you with in-depth training on Design. Taught by Deke McClelland as part of the InDesign CS3 One-on-One: Style Sheets

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Design
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InDesign
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