Framemaker question

Hey all.
Any Framemaker experts here? I need to make a change to a paragraph format in a Framemaker book. I know I can “update all” and it will change all instances of this in the open document, but not the entire book. I really want to make these changes across the whole book. I know I can individually import formats into each section of the book, but this is still fairly manual.

Anyone know a quicker way to do it?

Thanks,
Stu

Uh… have you tried Settings -> Repeat -> All/One/Off ?

[quote=“tash”]Uh… have you tried Settings -> Repeat -> All/One/Off ?[/quote] :roflmao: :roflmao: :roflmao: :roflmao:

Sorry.
How about something off the Import menu??
But I don’t think that’s really what you need…I’m not real good on across-the-book stuff yet, sorry…

Stu,

To update formats across a book as a whole:

1).Open the Book
2).Open the individual file containing the format you want to use (e.g. if you have updated heading 1 formats in Chapter 1 then open Chapter 1).
3).Go back to the Book but leave the file open.
4).Select all the files in the book.
5).From the Book select File > Import > Formats.
6).Select the file (i.e. the file containing the updated format information e.g. Chapter 1) name from the

Thanks a lot, qproy. Exactly what I need.
Cheers.

[quote=“irishstu”]Thanks a lot, qproy. Exactly what I need.
Cheers.[/quote]
thanks qproy?!?!

and me and the chief get nothing?!

[quote=“tash”][quote=“irishstu”]Thanks a lot, qproy. Exactly what I need.
Cheers.[/quote]
thanks qproy?!?!

and me and the chief get nothing?![/quote]

That’s correct. I spent two hours looking for that repeat function, you know!