In the book file, what setting are you specifying for Chapter
Numbering for the problem file?
And what version are you running (and what version were the files,
especially the new file, created in)? Did you check the tag that
controls the chapter numbering to make sure that it uses the
<$chapnum> variable?

On 12/6/06, Crimmin, Peter <Peter.Crimmin at> wrote:
> Summary:
> Framemaker insists on incorrectly numbering a file in a book.
> Scenario:
> The framemaker book contains several chapters and appendices.
> Add a new file to the book. For example, a 5th chapter.
> Generate the book; frame complains that numbering is different in the
> document and book. Frame says it will use the book numbering.
> Chapter 5 gets re-numbered as chapter 1. (When this bug strikes, it always
> renumbers to 1.)
> fyi, the book file is set up to continue numbering.
> Question:
> Does anyone know how this happens or how to fix it? (I have a long
> workaround to fix it, but want a better solution.)
> Thanks for advice,
> PeterC

Art Campbell                                             art.campbell at
  "... In my opinion, there's nothing in this world beats a '52 Vincent
               and a redheaded girl." -- Richard Thompson
                             No disclaimers apply.
                                     DoD 358

Reply via email to