Randall, While the plug-in was not a perfect solution, once my toc was stable, I set up the page breaks and line breaks. Then I just had to select the two menu options to have them automatically applied again. I found that much easier than redoing all the breaks manually.
The only other feasible solution that I investigated was a custom script that I believe would still entail an additional step after updating the book. You can contact Rick Quatro (rick at frameexpert.com) if you want to know more. He's the person I've used before for scripts (just a satisfied customer). ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Linda G. Gallagher TechCom Plus, LLC Intelligent technical communication since 1993 Technical writing, help development, FrameMaker and WebWorks Publisher conversions lindag at techcomplus.com http://www.techcomplus.com/ 303-450-9076 800-500-3144 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Manager, Consulting and Independent Contracting Special Interest Group Society for Technical Communication http://www.stcsig.org/cic/index.html ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ -----Original Message----- From: framers-bounces+lindag=techcomplus....@lists.frameusers.com [mailto:framers-bounces+lindag=techcomplus.com at lists.frameusers.com]On Behalf Of Randall Larson-Maynard Sent: Thursday, September 14, 2006 8:46 AM To: framers at lists.frameusers.com Subject: RE: Wrapping TOC, extra tabs not quite solving all problems Linda I am interested in a real "auto" solution to this issue. It crops up now and then and "now" it has cropped up again. None of the tips others have left for you work for me either. I tried the plugin...but for me I might as well just remember to stick in manual breaks at the end of the process. Not much difference for me. It's not graceful, but it needs to be done. -- Randall Larson-Maynard Senior Editor/Curriculum Coordinator UC Davis, Office of the University Registrar RLLarsonMaynard(at)UCDavis.edu 530.752.6141 Fax 530.752.0329 Google Talk, AIM, & Yahoo! IM: rlarsonmaynard -- At 11:01 PM 9/13/2006, you wrote: >Message: 16 >Date: Wed, 13 Sep 2006 10:45:12 -0600 >From: "Linda G. Gallagher" <lindag at techcomplus.com> >Subject: RE: Wrapping TOC, extra tabs not quite solving all problems >To: "Grant Hogarth" <Grant.Hogarth at Reuters.com>, "Framers" > <framers at FrameUsers.com> >Message-ID: <DIEILKANOFOIHAPDNAFKIEMGBIAB.lindag at techcomplus.com> >Content-Type: text/plain; charset="US-ASCII" > >Thanks to everyone who responded. I received lots of great ideas, but none >worked given the 6 x 9 page size and very long headings, except for the TOC >Breaker plug-in http://www.telecable.es/personales/cud/cssIndex.htm. I >installed that, played with it a bit, and got it to fix the problems. Not >totally automatic (you have to select two menu options while in the toc file >and after updating the book), but I think I can remember to that when I do >the final update. > >Thanks all for the help and thanks, Chris, wherever you are these days, for >the free plug-in that does this. > >~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ >Linda G. Gallagher >TechCom Plus, LLC >Intelligent technical communication since 1993 >Technical writing, help development, >FrameMaker and WebWorks Publisher conversions >lindag at techcomplus.com >http://www.techcomplus.com/ >303-450-9076 >800-500-3144 >~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ >Manager, Consulting and Independent Contracting >Special Interest Group >Society for Technical Communication >http://www.stcsig.org/cic/index.html >~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ _______________________________________________ You are currently subscribed to Framers as lindag at techcomplus.com. Send list messages to framers at lists.frameusers.com. To unsubscribe send a blank email to framers-unsubscribe at lists.frameusers.com or visit http://lists.frameusers.com/mailman/options/framers/lindag%40techcomplus.com Send administrative questions to lisa at frameusers.com. Visit http://www.frameusers.com/ for more resources and info.