>>Does anyone have any suggestions that would make executing book-wide >>commands with a book this size easier?
I worked in a 12,000 page book and it handled it fine. Tip to open all files in the book is a good one. With the book displayed, hold down the shift key and click File. You'll see a different set of options, one of them to open all files in the book. -- John Posada Senior Technical Writer NYMetro STC President Looking for the next gig.