Word 2010 Form Fields to update from Initial Field Entry

Posted on 2013-06-24
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Last Modified: 2013-06-24
I work in education. We have a Word 2010 form in which you have to enter the student's name multiple times. Is there a way (preferably without a macro or visual basic) to enter the name in only one field, and have all other name fields read from that one entry.
Question by:ITRTMartin
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GrahamSkan earned 2000 total points
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Put REF fields pointing to the bookmark name of the Form Field at the repeat locations, and tick Calculate on exit in the Form Field properties.

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Worked like a charm! Thank you.

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