How are you placing the figure numbers? Are they in a separate flow from 
the main flow?  I don't remember for sure if this affects autonumbering, 
but I have a sneaky feeling it does. I will check my old files and see.

Pinkham, Jim wrote:
> This, too, was worth a shot, but did not resolve the issue. 
> 
> Appreciate the idea,
> Jim
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jim Owens [mailto:jowens at magma.ca] 
> Sent: Friday, April 18, 2008 12:14 PM
> To: Pinkham, Jim
> Cc: framers at lists.frameusers.com
> Subject: Re: Stuck on Figure Autonumbering in a Multi-Document Chapter
> 
> Your Figure number contains a second counter which you aren't incrementing or 
> displaying (< >).  It's a shot in the dark, but what happens if you remove 
> the second counter?
> 
> 
> Pinkham, Jim wrote:
>> Hi, Art --
>>
>> Thanks for all of these ideas -- all well worth checking. Here are the early 
>> results:
>>
>> * The \+ produces the non-breaking hyphen.
>> * I deleted all unused paragraph formats except Ch. 1, which has all the 
>> formats my normal books require. The autonumbered paragraphs in Ch. 1 use 
>> only the A, H, and U numbering streams.
>> * I created a FigTest format for Ch. 4 and assigned in a Q: numbering 
>> stream. Everything still turns out as Fig. 4-1 (for all four figures in this 
>> sub-chapter).
>> * I imported the paragraph formats for Ch. 4 into all of the other chapters 
>> and updated the book. Still no luck.
>>
>> I remain stymied but hopeful for more ideas.
>>
>> Jim
>>
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: Art Campbell [mailto:art.campbell at gmail.com]
>> Sent: Friday, April 18, 2008 11:36 AM
>> To: Pinkham, Jim
>> Cc: framers at lists.frameusers.com
>> Subject: Re: Stuck on Figure Autonumbering in a Multi-Document Chapter
>>
>> A couple things to check:
>>
>> * This may be a minor point or a typo, but your Figure tag definition 
>> doesn't include the - that you mention in text... (>  F:Fig.\ 
>> <$chapnum>\+<n+>< >\t).
>>
>> * Is it possible that another tag, somewhere in the book is using the
>> F: numbering stream?
>> You may be able to check that by modifying that tag just in the files that 
>> make up  Chapter 4, maybe changing it to f: or any other unused letter.
>>
>> * And you've applied the same set of tags to all affected files using Import 
>> Formats?
>>
>>
>>
>> On Fri, Apr 18, 2008 at 12:20 PM, Pinkham, Jim <Jim.Pinkham at voith.com> 
>> wrote:
>>> I'm running FM 7.1p116 on Windows XP SP-2. Maybe, it's just Friday, but 
>>> I've got a book that includes landscape pages with different sizes than the 
>>> standard pages. Accordingly, the chapters containing the landscape pages 
>>> are broken into separate files. I'm working on the first chapter, Chapter 
>>> 4, where this is happening, and my autonumbering is giving me fits. My 
>>> chapter numbers and heading numbers are working just fine across the 
>>> multiple files, but my figure titles all say Fig. 4-1, despite my attempt 
>>> to follow my trusty O'Keefe and Loring handbook faithfully. I don't have 
>>> any tables in this chapter, so that's not an issue -- at least not yet.
>>>
>>>  Here's the scheme:
>>>
>>>  Bildtitel (Figures)
>>>
>>>  F:Fig.\ <$chapnum>\+<n+>< >\t
>>>
>>>  ?berschrift 1. Ebene (Heading1)
>>>
>>>  A:<$chapnum>\t
>>>
>>>  ?berschrift 2. Ebene (Heading2)
>>>
>>>  H:<$chapnum>.<n+>< >\t
>>>
>>>  Tabellentitel (Table Title)
>>>
>>>  U:Tab.\ <$chapnum>\+<n+>\t
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>  Within the book, I have my numbering for this section of Chapter 4 as 
>>> follows:
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>  Chapter  -- use same number as previous file
>>>
>>>  Page -- continue numbering from previous page in book
>>>
>>>  Paragraph -- continue numbering from previous paragraph in book
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>  I've deleted all unused styles in these two document files, just to make 
>>> sure there's no other paragraph format that may not be playing nice with my 
>>> numbering.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>  I suspect I'm missing something obvious. Hopefully, one of you will see 
>>> it. Anyway, any help on this will be greatly appreciated.
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>  Thanks,
>>>
>>>  Jim
>>
>> --
>> Art Campbell art.campbell at gmail.com
>>  "... In my opinion, there's nothing in this world beats a '52 Vincent and a 
>> redheaded girl." -- Richard Thompson  No disclaimers apply.
>>  DoD 358
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