Microsoft Word/how can i put a bookmark or something to go to a particular page
i have a large document
i say something like For a detailed list of the Navy Yard and Charlestown restaurants, see Page 33-34.
But as I add text to the document the pages change- is there something like a bookmark or some i can put in that will regenerate the page as i add text to the document?
Hello Marv Alpert,
Yes, there is an option you can use to associate the text and the page(s).
Please send me an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and I will send you a file with step by step instructions including screenshots.
In the meantime, see the text version below:
How Cross-Referencing Works
When a cross-reference is created, a field is inserted into your document identifying the item you are referencing (e.g. a table, chart, heading). In the example (See Table A), you would type the brackets and the word See before inserting Table A as a field, as explained below. Fields are usually updated when a document is opened or printed. In addition, you can manually update a field by pressing the F9 key.
To update fields:
1. To update a single field, place your cursor within the field and press F9
2. To update all fields in a document, select all text using CTRL + A, then press F9
Creating a Cross Reference
To create a cross-reference:
1. Add any introductory text and brackets required.
2. Place your cursor where the cross-reference should be inserted
3. Click References | Cross-reference. A Cross-reference dialog box will appear.
4. Click the Reference type: drop down and select the type of object you want to provide a cross-reference to
5. Click the Insert reference to: drop down and select the information to be displayed in the cross-reference field
6. Available headings, captions or footnotes will appear. Select the item you wish to reference
7. Click Insert
Note: In the example below, we selected the following options:
Reference type: Table
Insert reference to: Entire Caption (highlighted in grey)
The grey area indicates the field that will update if changes are made to the document.
Hope this helps.
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