Totaling Numbers in Word 2010

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How do I total a column of numbers in a Word 2010 that are not in a table?  Is this math feature possible?

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Commented:
the only way is to create a table out of the numbers and then apply a formula to that table.
https://support.office.com/en-us/article/sum-a-column-or-row-of-numbers-in-a-table-2e373a5f-2d8a-478a-9b85-275c8668bebb

(note.  this shows for Word 2013 but the same applies to 2010)
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You can also make the table in Excel and link to it in Word. The files need to be on the same computer or server. Both ways work.
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Thank you and I was please to assist you.

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