Are you building an automatically generated List of Figures from your
book file, or are you manually building a list of cross-refs to the
It sounds like the second (because the first method wouldn't involve
any cross-refs) ... and if that's the case, you're creating a sort of
a nested hierarchy starting with the paragraph, then the anchor point,
its anchored frame and finally, at the lowest level, the figure title.
The cross-reference is leading back to the object that contains the
nested reference, the parent paragraph.
You may be able to make it work better if you created a new para tag
called, for instance, Anchor, that contains no text of its own but
does hold the anchor point that is now in the text paragraph...
But I think the only way to really fix it is to switch to an actual
automatically generated list of figures.
On 6/27/06, Janice Cadel <jcadel at hns.com> wrote:
> I have a question about the nature of the hyperlink from the LOF to the
> figure. Our figures are actually an anchored frame embedded within a
> single-cell table. We place the marker for the figure at the end of the
> paragraph tag. For example, I may have a body tag that has a 3-sentence
> paragraph introducing the figure, and I insert the marker for the figure
> at the end of my text of that tag. I then use the figure title as the
> xref for the LOF. The figure title follows the figure. If I use the
> CTRL-ALT-Select option from the entry in the LOF, it goes to the beginning
> of the paragraph tag containing the marker for the figure. My question is
> why doesn't it go to the figure title?
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