I agree with Richard. 

I use custom master pages and have a para style mapped to my "Final" master 
page. When I update the book, I include the Apply Master Pages option that 
resets all the final master pages (not to mention other master pages mapped to 
other para styles) and it works just fine. It deletes the additional pages 
after applying  the master pages. 

Frank Harper

-----Original Message-----
>From: seraphim <theorem37 at gmail.com>
>Sent: Feb 9, 2006 11:28 AM
>To: framers at lists.frameusers.com
>Cc: Dominick_Deflorio at plugpower.com
>Subject: RE: Conditional Pagination
>
>I might be wrong, but I think you can avoid this by forcing the
>next-to-last file in the book to have odd page numbers.  Then, your
>final file would just have one page, and would make the total page
>count to be even.
>
>Thus, it's the second-to-last file in the book that would flex (adding
>a blank page when necessary to make the page count odd), and that
>could be done automatically.
>
>You could thereby avoid the dual-book approach.
>
>Regards,
>Seraphim
>___________________________________________________________
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>Senior Technical Writer                   Intel Corporation
>(480) 552-6504                                 Chandler, AZ
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>-----Original Message-----
>From: framers-bounces+theorem37=gmail.com at lists.frameusers.com
>[mailto:framers-bounces+theorem37=gmail.com at lists.frameusers.com] On
>Behalf Of DeFlorio, Dominick
>Sent: Thursday, February 09, 2006 5:39 AM
>To: Combs, Richard; framers at lists.frameusers.com
>Subject: RE: Conditional Pagination
>
>Solution to the pagination problem:
>Add two extra back cover files to the book
>  One file for the manual that ends with even pages (adds two extra
>pages)
>  One file for the manual that ends with odd pages (adds one extra page)
>Create two book files, one for each manual
>May be the long way around, but it works.
>Thank you to all for your advise.
>dominick
>
>
>Dominick A. DeFlorio
>Senior Technical Writer
>Plug Power, Inc.
>968 Albany-Shaker Road
>Latham, NY 12110
>(518) 738-0389
>
>
>-----Original Message-----
>From: Combs, Richard [mailto:richard.combs at Polycom.com]
>Sent: Wednesday, February 08, 2006 3:34 PM
>To: DeFlorio, Dominick; framers at lists.frameusers.com
>Subject: RE: Conditional Pagination
>
>Dominick DeFlorio wrote:
>
>> I'm working with a Frame 7.2 document that is conditioned to produce
>> two different manuals for two different (but similar) products.  The
>> last book file contains several schematics that are conditioned for
>> one or the other product.  Upon turning off the conditions for one
>> product, several blank pages remain and do not go away after saving
>> the file.
>> (Pagination is configured to delete empty pages.)  The caveat to this
>> scenario is that the last page is assigned a custom master page (Back
>> Cover).  When I change the page to standard Right/Left master page,
>> the document immediately corrects pagination.  I prefer not to cob the
>
>> last page to force it to work.  Is there a more elegant approach to
>> fixing this problem?
>
>FM won't delete pages that use a custom master page (or, since it starts
>deleting empty pages at the end of the file, any non-custom pages
>followed by a custom page).
>
>If you have to have a custom master page, you might be able to make it
>work using the Apply Master Pages feature. I'm not sure, since I haven't
>used it. You'd have to be able to change your last page back and forth
>between the standard master page and the custom page, maybe by importing
>the appropriate MasterPageMaps table (reference pages).
>
>If you have FrameScript, a script could switch out the master pages.
>
>Third possibility: Put the back cover into its own one-page file.
>
>HTH!
>Richard
>
>
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>Richard G. Combs
>Senior Technical Writer
>Polycom, Inc.
>richardDOTcombs AT polycomDOTcom
>303-223-5111
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