The simplest way is to insert the column, select it, and click on the
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"Robert Judge" wrote in message
> I have created a Word 2003 table to which I continue to add rows. I would
> like to add a first column which would show the number of the row. I
> sometimes add a new row in the middle of the table instead of at the top
> the bottom of the table. When I do so, I would like Word 2003 (XP) to
> automatically re-number the rows from 1 to X, with X begin the total
> of rows.
> How can I accomplish this? I will appreciate advice.