You receive a "Reference Source not found" error message when you change numbering formats for a caption in Word 2003


In Microsoft Office Word, if you insert a caption in a document, insert a cross reference, and then insert another caption with a different numbering format, the cross reference displays the following error message:

Error! Reference Source not found.


This problem may occur if you click to select the
Exclude label from caption check box in the initial caption.


Microsoft has confirmed that this is a problem in the Microsoft products that are listed in the "Applies to" section of this article.

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