Numbered headings - want "1.1" as my numbered heading, not "1.1."

Using the numbered headings macro I want to display the numbered headings like this:




instead of like this:




Basically, I don't want the final period in the formatting.

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This can be done through the custom numbering option.

To do this, choose custom as the Number format.

Then, fill in the format for each heading, like below:

h1 format: [h1.decimal]

h2 format: [h1.decimal].[h2.decimal]

h3 format: [h1.decimal].[h2.decimal].[h3.decimal]

and so on.

Thank you so much, Sander!

I was able to get the exact format I wanted using the number-format parameter in the numberedheadings macro.

Here's my input:

h1. Fruit and veg
h2. Fruit
h3. Apples
h3. Oranges
h2. Vegetables
h3. Potatoes
h3. Green Beans

Here's what I got:

1 Fruit and veg
1.1 Fruit
1.1.1 Apples
1.1.2 Oranges
1.2 Vegetables
1.2.1 Potatoes
1.2.2 Green Beans

This is actually the ISO-2145 format. The latest version of Numbered headings (v 2.3.0) has build in support for this type of format with the new 'iso-2145' formatter. So when using this new formatter there is no need for you to set a specific custom format each time you want to number without the last dot!

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