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When I add a table to my document it never shows the column headers (A, B, C, D, . . . ) or the row numbers (1, 2, 3, 4, . . . ).  I can't seem to find a setting to show or hide them.  I am running Publisher v 1.7.0.249.  I am running Mac OS Mojave.

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That is what I thought based on the tutorial but no matter what I have selected, the table tool or the selection tool, it looks exactly the same.   I was able to add and remove rows and columns as well as enter information in the table, but I was never able to see the headers. I would just click in the area where the header would be. 

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Can you upload a sample document showing a malfunctioning table

It may reveal some clues as to what is happening


Due to the fact that Boris Johnson is now our Prime Minister, punctuation, spelling and grammar will never be worried about ever again.  We now have far bigger problems to be concerned about.

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Well,  whatever you did fixed it.  haha.  When I booted up this morning and went to record a video and take a picture everything worked.  You must have scared it.  Thank you for your patience.

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2 hours ago, dnels said:

Well,  whatever you did fixed it.  haha.  When I booted up this morning and went to record a video and take a picture everything worked.  You must have scared it.  Thank you for your patience.

Ok, well it did it again.  At some point during editing the document the table loses its headers and I noticed that the text boxes also lose the ruler.  However, if I completely quit the program and restart, the headers and ruler appear once again for a while.  That makes me think it isn't the file itself....however, I have attached it.  When it does it again I will take some screen shots/screen casts. The table is the FAQ section.

Student Guide.afpub

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If you switch on File > Save History With Document then when it happens again save that document and upload it also, as well as the screenshots


Due to the fact that Boris Johnson is now our Prime Minister, punctuation, spelling and grammar will never be worried about ever again.  We now have far bigger problems to be concerned about.

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Jumping in on this - I'm having the same issue, where the table row/column headers disappear after a while...I can't find a pattern to when/why it happens; after a while they simply stop showing when I select the table. Quitting and restarting Publisher brings them back, as per the comment above.

This is using the paid release Publisher 1.7.1.

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I have this exact issue as well - only my HEADERS don't ever show up.... is there a fix for this?

It is most frustrating when in the middle of some good flow, one has to stop and take the time to search for and find a tutorial, only to be denied in the work flow.  I find Designer and Photo to be just awesome apps... this, on the other hand is loaded with bugs.

Please advise.

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Thanks, but that doesn't tell me much  :(

Day two... same problem.

I guess I could import the form into Designer and "design" some headers.... then export it back to Publisher.

 

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I've also had this problem for a while seems to be a transparent overlay glitch as it only seems to effect the the tables columns and rows and tabs rulers - quit and re-starting pub seems to fix it but it can return in minutes or days???

 


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Hello MEB.
Thanks for the kind reply.

This issues seems to be very intermittent. Over the weekend, 3-4 times the headers showed up. I have no idea.
It's not that big of issue - compared to my Designer post this morning.

Thank You.

 

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