Word Template Field Order Changes

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  1. Guest

    Guest Guest

    I built a template and would like the fields to be accessed in order when I
    press the tab key. Currently the cursor jumps all over the form. How do I
    change the tab sequence in word. There was a menu item in ACCESS to make this
    change but I do not see this in Word.
     
    Guest, Jan 17, 2006
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  2. See http://word.mvps.org/faqs/tblsfldsfms/SetTabOrder.htm

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    "Marvin" <> wrote in message
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    > I built a template and would like the fields to be accessed in order when

    I
    > press the tab key. Currently the cursor jumps all over the form. How do I
    > change the tab sequence in word. There was a menu item in ACCESS to make

    this
    > change but I do not see this in Word.
     
    Suzanne S. Barnhill, Jan 17, 2006
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    Jay Freedman Guest

    On Mon, 16 Jan 2006 16:16:02 -0800, Marvin
    <> wrote:

    >I built a template and would like the fields to be accessed in order when I
    >press the tab key. Currently the cursor jumps all over the form. How do I
    >change the tab sequence in word. There was a menu item in ACCESS to make this
    >change but I do not see this in Word.


    See http://www.word.mvps.org/FAQs/TblsFldsFms/SetTabOrder.htm.

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    Jay Freedman, Jan 17, 2006
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