Is the problem that paragraphs don't have the right paragraph tag? For example,
have you got a heap of headings that have been tagged with Body and then
overridden to look like headings? If so, you can use search and replace to fix
at least some of it.
1. Use FM's copy special to copy the correct paragraph tag
2. use Framemaker's search to find the wrong ones, by searching by its
font settings, then
3. use the Change "by pasting" option to apply the right paragraph tag.
Hope this helps
[mailto:framers-boun...@lists.frameusers.com] On Behalf Of LGLists
Sent: Wednesday, 24 September 2014 10:31 a.m.
To: 'Post Framers'
Subject: Way to apply style to * paragraphs
FM 12 (unstructured)
I'm working with a large book from a client (66 chapters, 2500+ pages) that has
numerous paragraphs that show an * next to the style name.
>From what I've seen, and of course, I've not looked at every page of every
>file, the styles are in paragraph catalog, but apparently are not applied
>properly. One of my tasks is to generally clean up the style usage to make it
Before doing that cleanup (with plug-ins and scripts), I'd like to get all the
styles properly applied to each paragraph. Does anyone know of an automated way
to do this?
Linda G. Gallagher
TechCom Plus, LLC
lindag at techcomplus dot com
303-450-9076 or 800-500-3144
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