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Replacement Property

In certain cases, returns a string that overrides the generated default text.


Applies To


Character Style
Paragraph Style
Topic Type


For paragraph styles and topic types with AutoNext set to True, this string is used instead of the topic title next to the generated button.

For character styles with PageRef set to True, this string specifies the format of page number references in printed manual targets. This string is ignored unless it contains a pound sign, which is replaced with a PAGEREF field.


      Click the Project Icon.

      Select either the Character Style, Paragraph Styles or Topic Types item from the left pane Tree View.

      The property is located under the Display group in the Properties Pane.