Updating fields in microsoft word
Here are some of the things I tried to eventually track down the offending object: Here’s how I found the culprit: I copied the document to my PC with Word 2010 on it to see if that made any difference.
Well, that was what alerted me to the offending object.
Long Returns 0 (zero) if no errors occur when the fields are updated, or returns a Long that represents the index of the first field that contains an error.
A return value of 0 (zero) indicates that the fields were updated without error.
I had a client’s Word 2007 document to work on and the fields took FOREVER to update.
Instead, the cross-reference link references the new heading.In Microsoft Word, a table of contents can also allow a reader to jump to a specific section of a document by clicking on a header.To add or update a table of contents in your Word document, select from the links below to view the appropriate steps.I removed the chart from the appendix and ran the update fields again in Word 2010 — this time it was done in seconds and with no errors.Back in Word 2007, I replaced the chart with an image of it and updated the fields again.