Updating field codes word
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Whenever a feature has been discussed that used a field, you’ve learned to insert that field via a button or dialog box, but you haven’t looked too deeply yet at what’s really going on behind the curtain.
For example, fields are at work when you insert page numbers or create a table of contents.
When you perform the merge the Ask field prompts you to enter some text that it then inserts into each merged letter in the place (or places) where you have created Bookmarks.
Place your cursor (point and click) in the space where you want to insert the information in the document.
If you, instead, wanted to update the fields at closing, you could use this macro: is your source for cost-effective Microsoft Word training.
Inserting fields can give you precise control over dynamic text in your document.