Updating bookmarks in word 2016
Next, wherever you want the value repeated, simply insert a cross-reference.
Top of page Read below if you want to manually find and fix the cross-reference problems instead of letting the Doc Tools Cross Reference Manager add-in help you: A cross-reference is a field, i.e.
Fields can be shown with gray shading on the screen so that it is easy distinguish fields from normal text. If you cannot see the fields, you risk to make changes that are lost when you update fields.
Setting field shading to Always also makes it much easier to find cross-reference problems, if any.
Word will still consider it a number value for your calculations: And, it might be a good idea to play around with legacy formfields (they automatically create bookmarks).
To help, with dollar amounts you can include the $ in the bookmarked text.