Word - updating contents

  collinsc 14:32 13 Aug 2009
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Hi

can anyonehelp with a word issue?

I am using a template document someone has produced, the contents table is too large (font is too large) so i reduce it, and it works fine -but when i make changes in the doc and then select: Contents>Update Field>Update entire contents it changes it back.


any advice?

thanks

  howard64 14:42 13 Aug 2009

try adjusting it then saving it under a different name as a template.

  collinsc 14:48 13 Aug 2009

Thanks..
how do i save as template!?
i just clicked 'save as' but there is no option for 'template' in the 'save as' box...

cheers

  collinsc 14:56 13 Aug 2009

ignore that! its document template - DOH!

  collinsc 15:08 13 Aug 2009

thanks - changed to a template - but that did not work... any more advice?

  howard64 17:03 13 Aug 2009

having altered it to how you want it - select it all the 'control -C' to copy it then open a new page [left hand top button] then 'control V' to paste it. Then save as template - now that you know how to do it - then see if that does it. If still no joy once copied to the clipboard open notepad - start - accessories - notepad. Then control V then save it as an ordinary notepad doc. Then open word and open it. If this is now still as you want it save it as a template.

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