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Michael Hannigan
Michael Hannigan, Office Specialist
Category: Microsoft Office
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Experience:  25+ Years Experience in Computers and Electronics. Microsoft Certified MCSE, MCDBA, MCP, Microsoft Partner
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I need to know how to create an additional bookmark as a

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I need to know how to create an additional bookmark as a cross reference so that I can right click all in my template and "update fields" and have word copy/replace all the data for me. I had a programmer do this but I need to add additional bookmark fields. I tried to go to insert bookmarks then cross ref, and it says "Error! Reference Source Not Found" Please see: and for a visual of what I mean.
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Microsoft Office
Expert:  Michael Hannigan replied 1 year ago.

Hello. Thank you for coming to JustAnswer.

Sorry for the wait. My name is ***** ***** I will be helping you with your question today. Is there any additional detail you can provide?


Expert:  Michael Hannigan replied 1 year ago.


Expert:  Michael Hannigan replied 1 year ago.

That means that it doesn't find the bookmark originally created that is now being referenced. You may only have to recreate the bookmark or the references to it

If you need someone to take the document and correct it throughout, that's something I can do for you as an additional service. It is one of my specialties - I have a great deal of experience working out word formats on documents for publishers up to a few thousand pages long.


Customer: replied 1 year ago.
OK so please teach me how to correctly do it. Here is a 2 minute video of me trying to do with, only to fail: Please point out what I am missing to get this to work. Thanks!
Expert:  Michael Hannigan replied 1 year ago.

When you highlight the area to bookmark and create the bookmark, there wont be anything obvious that happens. The bookmark will just be created. Then, you can create a link to it by inserting a hyperlink, choosing "place in this document" and then selecting the bookmark.

Customer: replied 1 year ago.
Mr. Michael, Did you watch the video? This is hard to explain via email. Can you watch and tell me how to accomplish what I am trying to accomplish ?
Expert:  Michael Hannigan replied 1 year ago.

Yes, I did. That is what my response is based on above.