I want to create a list where the Numbering Style format is (i), (ii), (iii), (iv)… but when I select this option from the Format list, it just reverts itself to 1,2,3,4… To test, I tried picking other styles too but the same thing happened.
This is what I did:
In my Paragraph Style’s Bullets and Numbering section I set up:
List Type: Numbers,
List “numbered” (I created and named a new list and did nothing with it),
Numbering style: I select i,ii etc and it appears to be fine until I return to the Paragraph Style Options box and the Format is 1,2 etc
Mode: Continues from Previous Level
Restart Numbers at this level After: Any previous level
It WAS just affecting one of my documents. I thought. Because I created a list just like I described only a couple of weeks ago, in a different document. But NOW, when I either create a brand new document or when I edit the paragraph style of the document that did work fine, the same problem happens.
I rebuilt my prefs as you suggested, but – alas – it didn’t help.
But: EUREKA!!! I had a recently lapsed trial version of World Tools installed. Wondering if that could be messing with things, I just now removed the In-Tools and Rorohiko folders from the Plugins folder. That did the trick!!!
2 years ago I know but your post has just saved me from thinking I was going completely mad! Exact same problem with World Tools – clearly something they need to look at.