Absolutely great advice. I'm learning new tricks. I have gone back to putting the <$paranum> in the LOF, which is sufficient.
Thanks again Pete -----Original Message----- From: Stuart Rogers [mailto:srog...@phoenix-geophysics.com] Sent: Wednesday, January 23, 2008 2:05 PM To: pete.rourke at reefpt.com Cc: framers at lists.frameusers.com Subject: Re: Alphabetizing a generated list of Figures or Tables Pete Rourke wrote: > FM8 Windows XP > > > > I started from the book add>List of > Figures using the paragraph tag, > Caption, but I have not figured out how to put this into the reference page > (like what the standard index does) to do the alphabetical sorting. > > > > Is there a special marker for figures? > > > > I have 2 pages of 2 col generated List of figures (screenshots) and when > indexed are sorted in the order of the pages in the book. > > > > Is there a way to have them appear alphabetically like the generated regular > index? > Others have already replied with lots of good advice. I'll just add that a work-around, if you want to sort the list you have, would be to convert it to a table, one cell per paragraph, and then sort the table. It's a maintenance headache of course, nothing automated about it, but it would accomplish what you ask. best, -- Stuart Rogers Technical Communicator Phoenix Geophysics Limited Toronto, ON, Canada +1 (416) 491-7340 x 325 srogers phoenix-geophysics com If it makes things work more easily, why isn't it called lubrican?