5 Replies Latest reply on Aug 10, 2016 3:49 PM by Obi-wan Kenobi

    Referring to numbered paragraphs

    RuthK Level 1

      I'm posting this for a friend as she is having a problem with her forum account.

       

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      I have a book that has many different sections and sub-sections. At the top of every page (with the header), I want to put the number of the first section of that page.

       

      eg 3 : B

      (ie section 3, sub-section B).

       

      The sub-sections have been numbered with automatic numbering and have been given a paragraph style.

       

      Is there a way to generate these automatically in InDesign?

       

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      From how I understand the problem, what she is trying to do is find out, is there a variable you can put on the master page, which will automatically give the number (A, B, C of a paragraph numbered that way)  of the first numbered para on the page.

       

      Thanks

      R