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From Rory O'Farrell <>
Subject Re: Connecting paragraph styles with numbering (list) styles
Date Fri, 23 Aug 2013 16:57:21 GMT
On Fri, 23 Aug 2013 12:33:03 -0400
Janis Langins <> wrote:

> I am trying to construct an outline with nested headings for 
> lectures.  Following the online manual (ch. 7, p. 259) for Open 
> Office, I can create both Paragraph styles and Numbering styles but I 
> cannot seem to combine them.  Could I get some sources of information please?
> Second problem:  I would like to transfer my new styles (if they 
> work) to a document consisting of bits and pieces of previous 
> documents with different styles and configure them to the new style 
> with consistent renumbering.  There is no information in the manual on this.
> Microsoft word seems to have a renumber feature on their Outline mode 
> that renumbers a collections of cut and pasted documents to make the 
> heading in the new document sequential and consistent.  Open Office 
> does not seem to have this.  True?  False?
> Any reference to solutions would be appreciated.
> Janis Langins
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I don't do paragraph numbering so am not much help. However this tutorial might get be of

I have a vague memory that there is (was?) an extension that applied a new template to an
existing document, but cannot find it in the extensions repository. If I do, I'll post back.

Rory O'Farrell <>

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