Setting SkipNavigation via the Command Window

The code below shows how to implement the logic of the “Set SkipNavigation” DevEx tool if you wanted to do it in the Command Window. 18 is the first page number in the range and 29 is the last page number. In DevEx tool itself, you need to read the starting and ending page numbers from fields and do some error checking to make sure the book has that many pages and so forth. But this code shows the main logic.

step num from 18 to 29
 pageId = page num
 skipNavigation of pageId = true
end step

 

About Jeff Rhodes
Jeff Rhodes is the Branch Chief, Program Office Support at the U.S. Office of Personnel Management (OPM). Prior to that, he was the Academic Chief Technical Officer at the United States Air Force Academy and previously a Senior IT Specialist in charge of SharePoint and other key systems at the Academy. Jeff was the founder and Chief Technical Officer of Platte Canyon Multimedia Software Corporation, a leader in developing commercial e-learning software. He graduated at the top of his class at the Air Force Academy, where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. Jeff received a Master’s degree in Economics from the London School of Economics, which he attended under a British Marshall Scholarship. He is the author of Creating Business Applications with Office 365: Techniques in SharePoint, PowerApps, Power BI, and More, Programming for e-Learning Developers: ToolBook, Flash, JavaScript, and Silverlight, VBTrain.Net: Creating Computer and Web Based Training with Visual Basic .NET and The ToolBook Companion. He lives in Colorado Springs with his wife Sue and is the proud father of his sons Derek and Michael.

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